How do you know ur body fat percentage?

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17 Posts
Jun 2, 2013 5:14pm
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How do you know ur body fat percentage?
What is a healthy percent?
02 Jun
You can use a bmi to find out your local gym should have one
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1023 Posts
Jun 2, 2013 6:43pm
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You have to meassure it. 8 to 15 is healthy eventhough the number doesnt say all about your health. A too high number though clearly is not healthy.

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79 Posts
Jun 2, 2013 7:53pm
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A healthy percent is down 20% ... You can see a nutritionist if u want!

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28 Posts
Jun 2, 2013 8:07pm
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You can go online and it will ask for your measurements they are fairly accurate I'd use 1 or 2 websites and compare how close they were but it's just a way to track a number cause even if its wrong and you lower that number you still actually reduced whatever your actual percentage was.
03 Jun
What are some of the sites that you use?
08 Jun
What sites?
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17 Posts
Jun 9, 2013 6:19pm
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What's a good percent to have visible abs?
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51 Posts
Jun 9, 2013 6:51pm
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I've read your abs become visible when you have <10% body fat, but I'm not sure if that's true. I have around 11% and they're not really visible, but when I lie down, they're just a bit visible... So idk
09 Jun
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221 Posts
Jun 9, 2013 7:39pm
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i found this body fat % calculator online
http://www.healthyforms.com/helpful-tools/body-fat-percentage.php
not the most accurate way, though

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39 Posts
Jun 9, 2013 8:30pm
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Web MD has a good bmi calculator.

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731 Posts
Jun 9, 2013 8:47pm
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Free test at my gym. Mine are 10,5. I'm trying to Cut Down to 8-9 :)
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17 Posts
Jun 9, 2013 8:48pm
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How low is unheathly?
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92 Posts
Jun 10, 2013 5:46am
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1-5% is what's considered unhealthy having something to do with your body not having enough fat to support itself.

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