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10 Year Old Girl Bmi 19 5
Lifestyle Changes: "10 yr old girl, 4'11", 101.4 lbs...healthy BMI? The Body mass Index is a tool to assess fat levels. Additionally, children must have their Ht & Wt assessed using standard growth charts. Your child's Ht, Wt, and BMI are at the 95th % for age. A BMI over 85th % falls into over-weight category. See your doctor for guidance to incorporate exercise & dietary changes into your child's daily routine. ...Read more
Body mass index is also known as BMI. Body mass index (BMI) is a measurement based on a person's height and weight, to decide if a person is too heavy or too light for his height. The index is a number that can be in the underweight range, normal range, overweight range, or obese range. Children use different number ranges than adults do, ...Read more
I've used BMI calculators online, which say my 10 yr.old has a healthy weight. She is a 10 yr.old girl 4 ft.11in.101lbs. Is she at a healthy weight?
Yes: she is tall for her age but weighs a good amount for her height. this is true if she is 120 months old (just turned 10). at 10 yrs, 59 inches is 95th percentile for height and 101 pounds is 92nd percentile for weight. according to World Health Organization growth curves. she is well proportioned. ...Read more
How would a 15 year old girl with a height of 5'3 and weighs 155 pounds achive a normal healthy bmi?
Range: between 16.5 and 25 is in the normal range. ...Read more
Im a 5'8 18 year old girl with a BMI of like 23. And i eat a bag of skittles almost everyday. Is that too much?
See BMI calculator: Bmi is calculated by entering height and weight (pounds or kg, not in stones) into a bmi calculator - you can find one at http://pediatrics.About.Com/cs/usefultools/l/bl_bmi_calc.Htm. For children, bmi is classified as "normal" (below 85th percentile), overweight (bmi 85th to 94th percentile) and obese (bmi at 95th percentile or above). Overweight and obese classes were changed several years ago. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the normal BMI for a 14 year old girl. My daughters BMI is 32.1 and she is quite skinny . This doesn't sound right to me.
Body mass index: There's a wide range of normal for weight & height that depends upon age, gender, ethnicity and other variables including nutritional status. Check out http://www.mayoclinic.org/bmi-calculator/itt-20084938 for a starting point. Also http://www.webmd.com/parenting/raising-fit-kids/weight/bmi/bmi-calculator. Finally, we talk in terms of BMI percentile in reference to kids so http://goo.gl/DP6uuv ...Read more
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