# How do you find your body mass index?

Calculator. You can go to the nhlbi website and use the bmi calculator. You just need your height in inches and weight in pounds. Http://www. Nhlbisupport. Com/bmi/.
BMI calculator. There are many bmi calculator online. Choose one that's easy for you to understand. Here is one: http://www. Nhlbisupport. Com/bmi/.

## I'd really like to know website for how to find your body mass index?

NIH. Try this nih website: http://www. Nhlbi. Nih. Gov/health/public/heart/obesity/lose_wt/bmitools. Htm.

## What is body mass index?

"fatness" indicator. An indicator of body "fatness" calculated from your height and weight. A bmi of 25 and above is considered overweight.

## How is body mass index measured?

Height and weight. Body mass index (bmi) is calculated as weight (in kilograms) divided by the square of the person's height (in meters).
Alternatively....... You can also calculate the BMI by multiplying your weight in pounds x 703 and dividing by your height in inches squared.

## Can you lower your body mass index?

Yes. By losing weight, your bmi will go down.
Things to ponder. There 2 parts to the Body Mass Index (BMI). The height and the "mass" or weight that fills up that height. At a given weight, if you grow taller the index goes down. Adults cannot grow taller, so their only option to decrease the index is weight loss.

## How can BMI (body mass index) work?

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Weight:height. The BMI is simply your weight with respect to your height - an overly simplistic and thereby essentially flawed assessment of your health. It's a bit better when used in combination with body fat measurement. That being said, a high BMI might be associated with diabetes and heart disease amongst other health conditions.

## How do you measure body mass index?

Online calculator. Bmi is a calculation based on dividing your weight in kilograms by your height in meters squared: kg/m2. There are many online calculators that will do this for you by just putting in your height and weight that way you don't have to do the conversions and math.

## How accurate is the body mass index?

Mathematical. It is a specific formula to calculate the bmi, based on one's own height and weight. Bmi = weight (kg) divided by height (m) squared.

## What is a good body mass index at 70?

Depends. On how tall you are.