Registered Dietitian Maria Kinirons describes Body Mass Index (BMI)?
Registered Dietitian Maria Kinirons:
A BMI, or Body Mass Index, denotes a healthy weight range for people. It’s a standard that government and health agencies use to assess individual’s risk for disease and that’s also based on their height and weight.
About Maria Kinirons, R.D.:
Maria Kinirons, R.D., is the senior nutritionist for Weight Watchers International. She works in the program development department and creates the materials members can receive when they attend Weight Watchers' meetings.