How to use Underweight in a sentence
There are so many overweight dogs that a fit, lean dog looks underweight.
He is in a fair condition despite his ordeal, but is slightly underweight and has been unable to shed his skin properly.
Unfortunately she was very underweight on arrival weighing only 2.3 kilos at nearly 13 months old.
Women who are very underweight generally do not ovulate regularly.
The energy intake of reptiles should be reassessed if the animal is either underweight or overweight, and food intake should be adjusted accordingly.Advertisement
People with anorexia do not wish to starve themselves to death but they do deny how seriously underweight they are.
Babies that are born underweight are more likely to suffer from depression later in life, a study has today revealed.
They were a raggedy bunch with most of their feathers missing and very underweight.
She was not nicely rounded but had a thin scraggy neck and distinct hips, sure signs of being underweight.
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Of course, women can be underweight for other reasons, such as illness or drug misuse.
An underweight baby has a greater risk of having poor teeth due to the enamel not being formed properly.
The high mortality reported over the two or three days prior to the visit was due to culling of underweight birds.
Studying the effects of dental care on catch up growth in underweight children.
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Women who are underweight need to gain even more, and women who are overweight still need to gain around fifteen to twenty pounds.
Furthermore, fasting can be down right dangerous for those with medical conditions or for those who are underweight or undernourished.
Since last year, Europe started banning models that were severely underweight.
If a teen is graphed on the chart at below the 50th percentile mark, he may be considered underweight.
Being underweight can cause other organs in the body to suffer.Advertisement
Being underweight can cause anemia, dehydration, and hormonal problems.
Someone who suffers from anorexia may tell you that he/she feels fat even though he/she is underweight.
If your loved one is always on a diet despite being severely underweight, this is another sign that there is a problem.
She has since been the subject of many tabloid headlines declaring her dangerously underweight.
Dogs are susceptible to picking up internal parasites that can rob them of their nutrition, leaving them underweight and scruffy in appearance.Advertisement
In most cases, an underweight dog has experienced malnutrition, whether it's due to an unhealthy diet, lack of food or a worm infestation.
Keep in mind that if the dog is over or underweight, the results may not be completely accurate.
An underweight, overweight, or normal weight child should be allowed to decide how much to eat or whether to eat at all, within reason.
They may, for instance, be underweight, develop language skills less quickly than other children, and seem emotionally needy.
Children with primary immunodefiencies are often underweight or small for their age and may look pale or generally unwell.Advertisement
Most children born with Edwards' syndrome appear weak and fragile, and they are often underweight.
Women who are underweight often have trouble conceiving.
If you are underweight, you will want to gain 35-40 pounds.
If you were underweight, expect to gain between 35 and 40 pounds.
Being very underweight can prevent you from being able to conceive.Advertisement
When these babies are born, they are generally underweight.
Lack of a period is often due to being underweight, severely overweight, exercising excessively, or exclusive breastfeeding.
You have a hormone imbalance due to being underweight or overweight.
While slim and fit, she appears to neither be underweight nor excessively toned - just a normal, healthy young woman.
Unlike some severely underweight stars, Jennifer seems proud of her natural hourglass figure.Advertisement
In fact, even people who may be considered underweight may have a higher percentage of body fat than is healthy.
Osteoporosis, infertility, and immune dysfunction rates are higher in underweight individuals than in those who maintain a healthy weight.
A BMI of less than 18.5 is classified as underweight.
These categories range from underweight to morbidly obese.
Other than that, she was short and a little underweight.Advertisement
Remember, a pile containing less than 16 cubes represents an underweight loaf.
I felt uncomfortable about some of the images, some of which show very stereotyped ideas of beauty, including some very underweight women.
Never buy a dog that looks ill, or severely underweight or overweight.
Those of us who can do as we wish, however, can just ignore it, or be extremely underweight in the shares.
Although they may appear very underweight they will feel fat.Advertisement
Underweight, malnourished teenagers (such as those with an eating disorder) have an increased risk of osteoporosis and may not have menstrual periods.
Because nutrients are only poorly digested and absorbed, the person with CF is often ravenously hungry, underweight, and shorter than expected for his age.
A woman who is considered obese may have her doctor recommend she gain only 10 pounds, while a woman who is underweight when she conceives may be encouraged to aim for a weight gain of 45 to 50 pounds.
Since these infants are underweight and undersized at birth, these charts make allowances for the amount of catch-up growth that may be involved.
It's as unhealthy to be severely underweight as it is to be very overweight, but many plus size women and men fall into a category of good health.
Most women need to gain about 25 pounds during pregnancy, although more gain may be necessary if you were underweight before becoming pregnant.
The human body, when taxed by extra weight (or too little weight; many severely underweight women do not even menstruate), does not get pregnant as easily.
Knowing your BMI is important as it can tell you if you're overweight or underweight and if you're potentially at risk for certain health conditions.
Obesity is associated with a plethora of very serious health conditions, and being underweight increases your risk of infertility and osteoporosis.
Some celebrities such as Nicole Ritchie and Lindsey Lohan seem to have taken this interest too far, and to some, appear frighteningly underweight.