Researchers suggest that healthy way of life may result in a slightly low BMI with mild thinness. Life expectancy in this case can be increased and it means that mild thinness might be sometimes beneficial. However, modern cultures wrongly suggest that mild thinness is the only possibility to be attractive and successful in life. Therefore, people sincerely think that mild thinness is good. Some people with mild thinness are energetic, may eat to their heart's content and at the same time do not gain weight. Other mild thinness persons fail energy and cannot consume rich food because it makes them sick.
Probably mild thinness is not so bad as other forms of underweight or overweight. With mild thinness BMI may be almost perfect, but there is a point where even mild thinness is not good. People with mild thinness must know that a very low BMI is a sign of alarm.
It is difficult for individuals with mild thinness to put on weight due to their genetics, particularities of hormonal spectrum, and some health conditions. Children with mild thinness eat fast and it is a bad habit. Although mild thinness does not have negative consequences for appearance, there exist some risks. Frequent conditions associated with mild thinness in adults are hair and bone loss, heart arrhythmias, and barrenness. Children with mild thinness are at increased risk of nutritional deficits, anemia, and suppressed immunity. Kids with mild thinness are often ill with respiratory and skin infections. Doctors affirm that little children with mild thinness even have a higher risk of dying.
Important is mild thinness for adolescents. Mild thinness comes to them with a very particular set of troubles. Some teenagers are too anxious about their image and castigate their bodies with food deprivation. For such teens mild thinness may be not enough. They suffer from unreal perception of their body, low self-esteem and are afraid of gaining weight, which lead them to anorexia.