People who are most likely to become severely ill are those with certain medical conditions. These include cancer, heart disease, digestive disease, pulmonary disease, diabetes and other conditions. Obesity may increase the risk for these conditions.
It is a good idea to know what your Body Mass Index (BMI) is. It is easy to calculate your BMI. All you need to know is your height (in feet and inches) and your weight (in pounds). Adults can use the calculator below.
In case the BMI calculator does not appear above, you can see it here: