Body Mass Index (BMI)

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UK sources of information and / or support

Patient UK

Has a leaflet for calculating your BMI as well as information leaflets on Obesity and Overweight in Adults, Healthy Eating and Weight Reduction - How to Lose Weight.

BMI healthy weight calculator

From NHS Choices.



Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

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