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the ideal weight height for my age and gender

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
36 years experience Podiatry
Found on internet: Here's a handy site for that... http://www.halls.md/ideal-weight/body.htm.

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Cohen
61 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Internet site: Copy this site address and paste onto address bar of internet explorer http://www.Healthdiscovery.Net/links/calculators/ideal_bw_women.Htm.
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Around 130 pounds: A person 5 feet 6 inches tall can weigh around 130 pounds, give or take.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
BMI: Use a BMI calculator to know. SEE: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/educational/lose_wt/BMI/bmicalc.htm. BMI Categories: Underweight = <18.5 * ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
"Ideal" weight,: which does not mean what you SHOULD weigh, which can vary significantly, would be approx. 136#. Your best could could be much different.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Weight calculation : The calculation for ideal body weight is 100 lbs for the first five feet, 5 lbs for each additional inch. For males, 106 lbs and 6 lbs for each addi ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
You decide: Ideal weight" charts are based on fallacies. If we believed them, then most triathletes would be "underweight" and most professional football players ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Expected pattern: The expected weight for a woman at 64" tall is about 130 lb by cdc /nationalcenter for health statistics guidelines. Variation with muscle mass and ot ... Read More
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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 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
31 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Your weight range should be 120-140 lbs.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Not exactly: Bmi 25 is close to 80th percentile for female adult and 75th for male. Bmi over 85th percentile is regarded as overweight.

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