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chart of weight according to height and age

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Liu
Dr. David Liu answered
19 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Normal: For your height and weight, you have a normal body mass index of 19.5. You should continue to eat a healthy diet and do daily physical activity, or s ... Read More
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Dr. David Hettinger
36 years experience Podiatry
It varies...: It depends on your "frame" size, but height and weight charts are all over the internet. These give recommendations, but differ for each person based ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
SLIGHTLY OVERWEIGHT: Your bmi is 26.6 normal is 18.5-25 a weight o 155 would give you a bmi of 25.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Martin
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BMI: Your bmi is 22.4. That's in the normal range.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Several ways!: Exercise more. Eat less. Lower intake of sugar and starch. Combining these more effective than each one!
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
47 years experience Radiology
BMI: Your body mass index is 26.6. Normal is considered 20-25. Bmi of 20 would be 124lbs. A bmi of 25 would require you to be 155lbs. So, somewhere in betw ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
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Ideal Weight: For a 5' 2" woman, ideal weights vary from 108-145, the higher numbers for "large frame" body types. Yu should probably be in the 110-120 range if you ... Read More
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Dr. Carol Patterson
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Your wt is healthy: Your are right that when determining a healthy weight, you need to take into account your height. We use the "body mass index" or bmi to determine wh ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Junig
33 years experience Psychiatry
Diet and muscle mass: To gain weight you have to consume more calories than you are burning. Do this in a healthy way though. Don't choose junk or fast food. Keep a well ba ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Not a number: Much depends on ur bone structure (light, heavy) and even more on how muscular you are. Even the much-discussed "body mass index" has flounded with th ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
BMI = 19.9 (normal): 61kg = 134.5 lbs. In adults, we use body mass index (BMI) to determine appropriate weight for height, regardless of age or gender (in children, we use ... Read More
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