BMI (Body Mass Index)

BMI (Body Mass Index) is a way of expressing your weight in relation to your height. It is important for calculating whether you are a healthy weight, overweight or underweight.

Being overweight has serious health implications and can be a major cause of:

  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • Heart attacks
  • Angina
  • Gout
  • Osteoarthritis

If you want to check your BMI pop into Parade pharmacy and we can carry out a quick, simple and non-invasive test. You’ll receive your results straight away and, depending on your results, we can also give you some lifestyle advice relating to diet and exercise.