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Fitness Models Bmi
Body mass index (BMI) is a measurement based on a person's height and weight, to decide if a person is too heavy or too light for his height. The index is a number that can be in the underweight range, normal range, overweight range, or obese range. Children use different number ranges than adults do, ...Read more
Does being under weight put you at risk of cardiac complications? I don't mean a bmi of 12 I mean model thin.
Complex answer: You have avery low BMI, and you are multiple medications. The risk of heart disease may not just be blockage in there artery but also due to direct heart muscle issue and electrolyte issue. improving nutrition, and regular followup with your MD. There is no simple answer tho your question. My best advise is improve your nutritional status as best as you can and take care of your self! ...Read more
Use height and weigh: BMI is a calculated value using your weight in kilograms and dividing by your height in meters squared Kg/M2. The easiest way to find this value is to just use a BMI calculator online. You can google "BMI calculator" and just plug your values in and it will give you an answer in a couple of seconds. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Here's a website: http://www.bmicalculator.org/ has explanations and calculators for men an women. Calculations require height, weight, gender and, in kids, age. The result is a %ile that indicates whether your weight is healthy for your height. If >95th%ile, see your doctor to reduce your risk of diabetes, heart disease and other medical complications of obesity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer