Trigger warning: The following post is one which discusses pre-term and neonatal loss and the process that many women and families go through when they have lost a baby.If you are feeling vulnerable at this time and this post does not speak to your experience, consider not reading it as it may cause you distress at a time when you are trying to regain strength.Use the Interactive Tool: Is Your BMI Increasing Your Health Risks? Use the Interactive Tool: What Is Your Child's BMI? People who carry too much fat around the middle, rather than around the hips, are more likely to have health problems.In women, a waist size of If you are Asian, your health may be at risk if you have a BMI of 27.5 or higher and you have unhealthy eating patterns and too little physical activity.
This is nature's way of maintaining a sense of balance.
It is an experience that many will never need to make sense of and also one that many others will swim through unexpectedly.
It is tragic and drastic and totally and completely unfair and yet thousands upon thousands of families find themselves in this position each year.
Because of these risks, it is important to lose weight even if you don't feel bad now.
It is hard to change eating habits and exercise habits. You can use a measurement called a body mass index, or BMI, along with your waist size , to decide whether your weight is dangerous to your health.
The BMI is a combination of your height and weight.