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what is a good height to weight ratio

A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
You decide: The "ideal weight" charts are entertainment and subscience. Your best weight is whatever looks and feels right to you. The body mass index was really ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Check With....: Check with your doctors or look at the cdc ( center for disease control ) website for standard numbers.Remember that there is a large variation.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
OK but...: Your body mass index is at 80th percentile. It will be ideal for you to maintain weight at 71-75 kg range.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 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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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Ok..: Get your stool examined for Ova and parasite. Get you CMP and TSH checked. Change your diet to more protein and more calories. Depending on your physi ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
Weight loss: There is no one plan fits all. In general eat less and exercise more. Many structured plans can work ie weight watchers, 17 day diet, low carb. All h ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Choice?: Hi. I assume you have access to the same food your brother does. Does he choose to eat healthily and you choose not to??? Your question is unclear and ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Yes: You have to be your self. Read Shakespeare's Hamlet in which Polonius is giving advice to his son and he tells him "To thine own self be true, for the ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Healthy diet: Congratulations on your exercise habit, eat regularly, avoid sugars or high glycemic index carbs and fried food. Eat plenty of vegetables and include ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
??: 80 what? Pounds or stones or kgs. What is your height? Most important what is your body fat percentage? You do not want to loose muscle especially car ... Read More
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