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what is the healthy weight for a 6 foot male

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
135: 100 for 5 ft and add 5 lbs for each additional inch therefore 100 + (7x5) =135lbs you can add or subtract 10% (13 pounds) to get a range of 12 ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
125lb: At 5'4'' you are at the average height for a woman your age.The average expected weight is 125lb. You can follow your progress using a growth chart fr ... Read More
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Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Healthy weight: The definition of healthy weight is changing from a bmi ( 20 to 25)-- ( yours is 24.5); to overall physical and mental well being of the individual. ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam King
Dr. Adam King answered
14 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
WHO Growth Charts: The world health organization (who) has done a wonderful job of standardizing normal. Check out this website to find your answer http://www.Who.Int/c ... Read More
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Use Body Mass Index,: Found at ehttp://www.Calculator.Net/bmi-calculator.Html?Ctype=standard&cage=18. Enter your age in yrs. & mos., ht. & wt. "healthy" wt. For your age ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Lurie
Specializes in Family Medicine
There's a range: Depending on the bone structure of the girl, the average healthy weight would be around 160 pounds. That correlates with a bmi of around 23. The nor ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Range: There is always a range but according to the CDC a girl of 12 years who is 64 inches is between 90 and 95 percentile. The weight of a 12 year old girl ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience Podiatry
149 - 188 pounds: It depends on your "frame" size, but height and weight charts are all over the internet. These give recommendations, but if i saw a 6 foot tall guy t ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Lucky you: Forget the charge, they are sub-science. Your best weight is what looks and feels best for you, and lets you compete successfully at some level as an ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Southerland
37 years experience Podiatry
137-184 lbs: According the the "quartlet index", more commonly known as the body mass index (bmi) your ideal weight range would be between 137-184 pounds. Studies ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
Ideal weight: 167 pounds with a 20 lb variation up or down for bone build.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience Podiatry
104 - 137 pounds: 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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