The BMI Lie3056Jennifer LoringAnn LittsMar 30, 2019·1 min readHurray!! I have asthma and get bronchitis a few times a year. Were I at a lower BMI — I’d land in the hospital. My extra 10–20# gives me a buffer. BTW — my stats are nearly exactly the same as yours. Overweight at a size 8! Ridiculous !