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how much should a 5 year old weigh

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Roughly: female - 130 lbs give or take 10%. male - 135 lbs give or take 10%.

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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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BMI matters: One's BMI should be between 20 and 25. At 5'8". A weight of 125 gives BMI 19.4. A weight of 160 gives BMI about 24.5. Ideally aim for 135-145 pound ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
About 140 Lb: The normal ranges from 125 to 160 lbs. A 15 year-year-old should aim for the lower end. Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, lo ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
About 105 pounds: Weights and heights change over time in growing kids, which is why a child's growth chart with weights and heights from past measurements is important ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Varies: The expected values for children (CDC) include a body mass index of 15-22 (10-90% range) with an average of 17.4.This equates to a weight of 93 lb. a ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Butera
43 years experience Pediatrics
110 lbs: This would be for average build, not fat, not thin. But a healthy weight could still be between about 100 and 120.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Wt: 130 )to 135 lb
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience Podiatry
110 to 140 pounds: Depending on body structure.
A 88-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mandakini Patel
40 years experience Pediatrics
Good weight for age: A 19 year old who is 5 feet tall should weigh between 100-1008 lbs. But it can vary with the bone structure as well. You should see your pediatrician ... Read More
A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
16 YEARS OLD: 63" female age 16 should weight about less than 120 lbs.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
50th percentile: She should weigh about 120 lbs.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Growth Chart: You can use the Center For Disease Control Growth Charts to check height, weight, BMI & head circumference for age and gender. http://www.cdc.go ... Read More
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