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BMI Calculator

" ."" ."Body weight is a major influence on health throughout life. " ."Obese people are generally less healthy and are more prone to illnesses such as diabetes, hypertension, heart diseases, gall bladder diseases and arthritis. " ."Weigh yourself regularly and know your desirable body weight. " ."Weigh yourself at least twice a month at the same time of the day wearing light clothing." ."You can calculate your Body Mass Index (BMI) by using the following formula: " ."


BMI = Weight (kg) / [Height (m) x Height (m)]

" ."You can check your weight status by using the BMI Calculator below. The desirable BMI range for adult (aged 18 and above) is between 18.5 and 25. " ."

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  • If Your BMI is Less than 18.5, you are underweight
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  • If Your BMI is 18.5 to less than 25, your weight is desirable
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  • If Your BMI is 25 to less than 30, you are overweight
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  • If Your BMI is 30 or more, you are obese
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" ."However, the above value is not true if you are adolescent (aged 9-17.9 years). Thus, the BMI-for-Age value have been used for this age group. " ."The following BMI calculator is a combination of both BMI and BMI-for-Age, which make it possible to be use by both adolescents and adults." ."

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BMI CALCULATOR
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Your Gender?  Male  Female 
Your Age?  Years
Your Weight?  kg
Your height?  cm
Your BMI or BMI-for-Age:
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