Weight: 0 stones 186 pounds with height: 4 feet 1 inches

## Being overweight is dangerous

*These dangers are identified with overweight and obese adults*

People with a BMI of greater than 25 (

*overweight*) or whose BMI is greater than 30 (

*obese*) have an intensified risk for many diseases and health conditions, including,:

## Fundamentals

Created in way back in 1830, the b.m.i. is a single figure used to as a way of measuring a person's body shape. Put simply, it is calculated by dividing the body's weight by the square of their height. Eg: Kilograms: weight, divided by Metres (Meters): height.
This app will calculate your body mass index and tell you if you are underweight, overweight or if your weight is optimal. Just enter your vital statistics and click the button. Your result will be shown on a graph for you.
## The BMI Formula

Behind the scenes of BMI

- BMI = weight(kilograms) / height
^{2} (metres^{2}) (Metric Units)
- BMI = 703 . weight(pounds) / height
^{2} (inches^{2}) (Imperial Units)

## BMI limitations

If you are Super Fit, body mass calculations will almost certainly be inaccurate for you.

*See why wikipedia.org/wiki/Body_mass_index#Limitations for more details*.