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BMI Calculator

BMI = Weight (kg)/[ Height (m) ] 2

 

BMI Calculator

Check your Body Mass Index
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Your Body Mass Index(BMI) is:
You are

Your BMI Result indicates

  • Below 18.5 – UNDERWEIGHT
  • 18.5 – 24.9 – HEALTHY
  • 25 – 29.9 – OVERWEIGHT
  • 30 – 34.9 – CLASS 1 OBESITY
  • 35 – 39.9 – CLASS 2 SEVERE OBESITY
  • 40 and Above – CLASS 3 MORBID OBESITY

Body mass index and weight classification in adults Body mass index (BMI) is a measure of weight status. BMI is a person’s weight in kilograms divided by the square of their height in metres.

Classification of BMI:

  • BMI range (kg/m2 )

    Classification

  • Less than 18.5 Underweight
  • 18.5 to less than 25 Healthy weight
  • 25 to less than 30 Overweight
  • 30 to less than 40 Obese I and II
  • Greater than or equal to 40 Obese III

Treatments:

Obesity treatment may involve surgical or non-surgical methods.

Non-surgical methods involve

  • Nutrition
  • Lifestyle Changes
  • exercise

Surgical treatment.

Bariatric surgery is only an option for people who cannot lose weight by other means and suffering from serious health problems related to obesity.

Weight-loss surgery has proven to be a successful method for the treatment of morbid obesity .

There are different types of surgery procedure and choose the procedure of choice according to patient convenience. Types of surgeries include:

  • Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
  • Sleeve gastrectomy
  • Mini gastric Bypass
  • Single port bariatric surgeries
  • Biliopancreatic Diversion surgery
  • Biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch
  • Robotic bariatric surgeries

Indication of surgery:

  • People with BMI of 40 or more or BMI i equal or above 37.5 and suffering from obesity associated conditions and for people with a BMI of 37(Asian population) and more, and also in those whose BMI is 30 and above and suffering from obesity associated conditions.

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