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How do I calculate my bmi?

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Use this link:
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You'll need your height & weight. Then go follow this link: http://nhlbisupport.Com/bmi/ and input your numbers into the calculator and it'll show you your bmi. On the side of the page you'll also see the general guides for what a healthy bmi range is. Keep in mind this categorization isn't perfect and some people will fall a little outside the normal range, but still be okay.
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## Body Mass Index (Definition)

Body mass index is also known as 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

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What can I do to calculate my bmi?

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Use weight & height:
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The categories normal, overweight, and obese are defined by the body mass index (bmi), which is a measurement that looks at one's weight in comparison to her height. Tall people are allowed to weigh more than short people are. Bmi calculators are available at the doctor's office and also on the internet. An adult with a BMI of 18.5-24.9 is normal, 25-29.9 is overweight, and 30 or more is obese.
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How do you calculate average bmi?

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Calculate BMI:
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Use the formulas in chart and then compare with a chart.
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How does a nurse calculate your BMI?

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Calculator, nomogram:
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Hi. Most of us use an app on our smart phone or tablet that is dedicated to BMI calculation...plug in height and weight, and presto, out comes BMI. There are older nomogram tables that some people still use.
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Tell us how do you calculate your bmi?

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BMI:
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Divide your weight buy your height in inches.
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How can you calculate the BMI of a physically fit person?

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BMI:
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Go to this website:
http://www.Nhlbi.Nih.Gov/guidelines/obesity/bmi/bmicalc.Htm.

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What is a good way to calculate the BMI or body mass index?

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NHLBI:
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Try this website: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/educational/lose_wt/BMI/bmicalc.htm. This gives you an accurate BMI based on your height and weight, and gives you the guidelines for normal, underweight, overweight and obese. Just plug in the numbers.
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What's the best way for me to calculate my BMI without weighing myself?

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You can't:
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Bmi is a calculation based on your height and your weight. You need to know both in order to do the calculation.
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I am a 16 year old female. I am very active and i want to calculate my BMI but for a highly active teenager. Height: 5.6" weight: 155 age: 16 years ol?

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Your bmi is 25 kg/m2 and considered slightly overweight. However it is more important to measure the waist line size which should be much less than 35 inch in a female of your age. Do note that if you are somewhat muscular, the bmi may well be normal.
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I recently asked a question about my fat intake and calorie intake, one of the answers was calculate your bmi. What is BMI and how do I calculate it?

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BMI:
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It is equal to either;
weight in kilos divided by the square of height in meters.
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weight in pounds divided by square of height in inches, multiplied by 703
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## Bmi (Definition)

Bmi or body mass index is how we define if a person is under or overweight. It is calculated my taking your height in meters and dividing it by your weight in kilograms squared. Or using a bmi calculator. A normal weight is a bmi between 18-25. Obese is a ...Read more

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