Interactive Tool: Do Your BMI and Waist Size Increase Your Health Risks? - What's next?
If you are concerned about your score,
talk to your doctor about developing a healthy lifestyle. For more information,
see the topic
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, U.S. National Institutes of Health
(2000). The Practical Guide: Identification, Evaluation, and Treatment of Overweight and Obesity in Adults. (NIH Publication No.
00-4084). Available online: