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People who are overweight or obese are at higher risk for chronic conditions such as high blood pressure, diabetes, and high cholesterol.

Anyone who is overweight should try to avoid gaining additional weight.

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This calculator provides BMI and the corresponding BMI weight status category.

Use this calculator for adults, 20 years old and older.

For children and teens, 2 through 19 years old, use the BMI Calculator for Children and Teens.

For the information you entered: Height: Weight: Your BMI is , indicating your weight is in the category for adults of your height.

For your height, a normal weight range would be from to pounds.

Talk with your healthcare provider to determine possible causes of underweight and if you need to gain weight.Maintaining a healthy weight may reduce the risk of chronic diseases associated with overweight and obesity.For information about the importance of a healthy diet and physical activity in maintaining a healthy weight, visit Preventing Weight Gain.Talk with your healthcare provider to determine appropriate ways to lose weight.For information about the importance of a healthy diet and physical activity in reaching a healthy weight, visit Healthy Weight.This section provides a variety of materials, from quick references to complete courses, all designed to help our members improve leadership skills and deliver a quality program.

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