Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty, a 37 year-old Egyptian woman, has died in the United Arab Emirates.

At around 500 kilogrammes she was believed to be the world’s heaviest woman.

Juan Pedro Franco, a 33 year-old man, is currently thought to be the world’s heaviest man, weighing 595 kilogrammes, although he has recently been on a diet and was given bariatric surgery in May this year.

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