Are BMI calculators correct?
Can BMI be wrong if you are muscular?
BMI doesn’t account for body composition, which means it misses the difference between muscle mass and fat. … Someone who has a high BMI due to muscle mass most likely doesn’t need to worry about the health problems associated with obesity and being overweight.
What are some problems with the accuracy of the BMI formula?
Why is my BMI so high but not fat?
Can you have a high BMI and still be healthy?
Why does my BMI go up when I lose weight?
Why is my BMI overweight but I’m muscular?
Is a BMI of 29.5 obese?
below 18.5 – you’re in the underweight range. between 18.5 and 24.9 – you’re in the healthy weight range. between 25 and 29.9 – you’re in the overweight range. between 30 and 39.9 – you’re in the obese range.