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The body mass index (BMI), or Quetelet index, is a controversial statistical measurement which compares a person's weight and height. Though it does not actually measure the percentage of body fat, it may be a useful tool to...
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Provides BMI calculator using both English and metric measures. From the National Institutes of Health.
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From the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.
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Explains the BMI equation and offers a calculator and chart.
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Your body is made up of water, fat, protein, carbohydrate and various vitamins and minerals. ... Overweight is defined as a body mass index of 25.0 to less than 30.0. ...
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Use this interactive tool to calculate your Body Mass Index (BMI) from your height and weight and see how it contributes to your overall risk of heart disease.
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WebMD's free BMI Calculator Plus gives you personalized body mass index and health results based on 6 different weight and fitness measurements.
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Body mass index (BMI) is a calculation that uses your height and weight to ... For your information (FYI), your body mass index (BMI) is pretty darn important (PDI) ...
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body mass index n. ( Abbr. BMI ) A measurement of the relative percentages of fat and muscle mass in the human body, in which mass in kilograms is
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Two simple measures, body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference, provide ... Body Mass Index ... Table 1: Body Mass Index ...
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The body mass index (BMI) is a person's weight in kilograms (kg) divided by ... Body mass index Index. Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List ...
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WebMD tells you how to use a Body Mass Index or BMI to determine if you are overweight. ... Weight Loss and Body Mass Index (BMI) ...
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Use our free body mass calculator and discover your body mass index. ... A Body Mass Index between 18.5 ... But Body Mass Index is not a foolproof measurement. ...
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