Calculate Your Body Mass Index (BMI)

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Calculate Your Body Mass Index (BMI)

Description

This tool allows you to calculate your body mass index (BMI), a measure of body fat based on height and weight that applies to both adult men and women.

The Body Mass Index (BMI) calculator allows you to enter your weight and height using Standard or Metric measures. Information is provided for assessing your risk for the health risks associated with overweight and obesity.

Developer:

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (U.S.)

Funding Sources:

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (U.S.)

History

Release Date: 2004
Original Summary: August 2004
Last Updated: 10/09/13

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