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Old 04-10-2011, 10:49 PM   #1
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How's it possible for me and my friend to have the same BMI but I look significantly fatter?! I'm clearly more muscular and am young with strong bones (never had a fracture)...
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Old 04-11-2011, 09:24 AM   #2
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I know that there'll be a few really informed 3fc members who could add more. Off the top of my head, I know that height and gender are asked on the on-line sites to determine BMI. So that would be the first check. If your friend is asking for clarification or support, you could look it up on-line (google usually pulls up several calculators) and check both your heights and weights. If all comes out with remaining confusion, I wonder if one of you have a weight number that is not accurate? I hope more folks with specific knowledge will also add on.
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