Tag: BMI

In last week’s post, we reported on the relationship of BMI, or body mass index, to mortality rates in COPD patients. Here’s how to figure out your own BMI: Weigh Yourself Step on a scale and determine your weight. Convert Your Height to Inches Instead of “Feet and Inches” Convert your height from “feet and inches” into just “inches.” For example, if you’re 5 feet 10 inches tall, your height in inches is (5 feet X 12 in