Are you at your ideal weight? Do you spare some weight? Find out with the Body Mass Index or BMI Calculator. Below, we offer the calculation of body mass index with our BMI calculator. Simply enter your current weight and height in the corresponding boxes, and then press the Calculate BMI button.
Body Mass Index Calculator
How the BMI calculator work?
BMI (body mass index) is a formula that calculates body fat through weight and height. The BMI calculator placed in relation both parameters resulting in a single number, called IMC and expressed in kg / m2.
How to interpret the result of the BMI calculator?
The Body Mass Index is a number obtained by the combination of height to weight. Using a chart you can interpret the result, finding out whether you are within the normal weight, or if instead suffer Overweight, obesity and thinness.
How reliable is BMI?
BMI Calculator provides an approximate BMI. However, we must never forget that this is an approximate value and that in any case, this information is not a substitute for professional medical care. If you want an accurate assessment of your body mass do not hesitate to see a doctor or dietitian.
Health and BMI…
A high BMI is associated with increased risk of death. The risk of death from various causes, cancer or other diseases increases through the range of moderate to severe overweight in both men and women. The increase factor if the men or women smokes.