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what is the perfect height and weight for a woman

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
In tables: There are tables you can google and see where you fall. Based on ht. Wt. And maybe age. Look around you can find a lot.

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Start with BMI: Start by calculating your BMI at the NIH site for example. The current ideal range for BMI is anywhere between 18.5 and 25. If in range, no worries yo ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
BMI: Body mass index...Obesity is one thing that is important...But the ratio is irrelevant if the woman is healthy and active. There really are people wit ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
30 years experience Clinical Psychology
146 lbs: The people's choice (http://www.Halls.Md/ideal-weight/body.Htm) ideal weight for you would be 146 lbs. However, a weight 114-150 lbs would allow for ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
22 years experience Pediatrics
About 120 lbs: One easy equation for weight is to be 100 lbs for 5 feet and then add about 5 lbs per inch. So for 5'4'' an average weight would be 120 lbs plus or m ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
36 years experience General Practice
Girl : For a woman the formula is 100 pounds for 5 ft tall and 5 pounds for each inch there after ( 160 would be the answer) you can add or subtract 10% for ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Obese: No that is obese. It is not normal or healthy.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
26 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: BMI 20 to 25 is normal. You are at 23. Congrats for maintaining a healthy weight! A neat way to self track and calculate BMI is a physician researc ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Why?: It is perception which is how one person looks at it.. And that is just their opinion. Obese or thin ones height is ones height... And whether they ap ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
24 years experience General Surgery
Laparotomy healing: You are 46 and had a laparotomy not laparoscopy. The incision needs 4-6 weeks to heal. The suture used will last a while then your own healing is re ... Read More

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