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Photos of The thinnest and fattest women in the world

Thinnest woman

Lizzie Velasquez (31yrs)

Lizzie Velasquez is a young American student from Austin, Texas who suffers from an uncommon disease. It is a kind of syndrome unknown to modern medicine. Her unique disease is expressed by the fact that Lizzie, whose weight today is just over 25 kilograms (60 pounds) with a height of 152 cm, has 0% of body fat.

Fastest woman

Pauline Potter (57 yrs)

Star of the TLC reality television program My 600-lb Life who was included in the Guinness World Records as "The Heaviest Woman Alive."

She began to put on an extreme amount of weight after she and her husband split up in 2008.


There are certain health risks associated with being underweight or having poor nutrition. These risks include: malnutrition, vitamin deficiencies, or anemia. osteoporosis from too little vitamin D and calcium.

Overweight and obesity are known to increase blood pressure. High blood pressure is the leading cause of strokes. Excess weight also increases your chances of developing other problems linked to strokes, including high cholesterol, high blood sugar, and heart disease.

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