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Ideal weight for a small frame, 5'4 teenage girl?

Ideal weight for a small frame, 5'4 teenage girl?

See below...: "Ideal weight" is a difficult thing to understand for most people. Doctors have used the Body Mass Index or BMI scale for years, but we are beginning to understand that it does not represent an accurate method of assessing how "healthy" someone's weight is. With that being said, for every one inch of height above 5 feet tall, one is allowed to be up to five lbs heavier, in this case 120 lbs. ...Read more

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Body Mass Index (Definition)

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


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What is the average weight for 19 year old female 5'2 large frame?

What is the average weight for 19 year old female 5'2 large frame?

110: 105-115 pounds is fairly average weight for that height.Large frame, whatever that really is, may add 5-10 pounds. ...Read more

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Bmi and average weight for a 5'10" female?

Bmi and average weight for a 5'10" female?

130-170 pounds.: By BMI calculations, your weight should be in the 130-170 range to be considered healthy. Granted the BMI is not an ideal index as it doesn't take into account body composition (muscle versus fat) or coincident medical conditions. But that would be your range strictly based on your height. ...Read more

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What is an ideal weight for a small framed, 5'4 teenage female?

What is an ideal weight for a small framed, 5'4 teenage female?

About 120 lbs: Although weight can vary for everyone, and different weight is appropriate for different people, for a person about 5'4" the ideal weight is about 100 lbs for 5 feet and then about 5 lbs per inch, so about 120 lbs give or take 10lbs. ...Read more

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I weigh 230. I have 100lbs muscle, large frame, and BMI of 38.9% @ 5'5". Is a weight loss of 90lbs healthy or too aggressive?

Need weight loss: Remember that any significant weight loss will reduce your risk of cad, dm, cancer, arthritis, HTN and alzhmiers even if you do not loss the whole 90lbs. ...Read more

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Is fasting safe for losing large amounts of weight?

Is fasting safe for losing large amounts of weight?

Not safe: Your body needs calories, nutrients, water to survive. A simple liquid fast of water, juice could be o-k for 24 hours, but it certainly is not a method to lose "lots of weight". Please also consider the role model you may set for your family members. You selecting proper eating habits will help your family do the same. ...Read more

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Whatnis the ideal weight for. 5'4 teen female?

Whatnis the ideal weight for. 5'4 teen female?

Varies by age: You can go to the cdc website and download a growth chart and plot the height and weight at any given age. The percentile of weight should correspond to the percentile of height. (a 75% tall person should be 75% weight) www.Cdc.Gov/growthcharts. ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight for a 5'4 19 yr old girl with large frame?

A 19yo who is 5'4": should be ideally about 125 to 130 pounds, but a normal range in order not to be "too thin" or "overweight" would be between 115 to 150 pounds. If you're not sure, please discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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Is 5'9 above average height for a guy?

Is 5'9 above average height for a guy?

It is average for an: Adult male in the us. 69.3" is right on the mark. ...Read more

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What is an ideal weight for a 5'4 female with a small frame? Thanks!

What is an ideal weight for a 5'4 female with a small frame? Thanks!

100 + 20 = 120: There is a big range for healthy weights for a given height. A ballpark number is 100 pounds plus 5 pounds for each inch over 5 feet. Many women who are 64 inches tall will weigh between 110 and 130 pounds. ...Read more

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What would be an ideal weight for a 27 year old female with a large frame and 5' 9"? Thank you so much!

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What would be an ideal weight for a 27 year old female with a large frame and 5' 9"?  Thank you so much!

Less than 170lbs: Less than 170 lbs would be ideal with BMI (body mass index) around 25. Around 160lb would be great. (www.Chrisohmd.Com). ...Read more

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Which is the ideal weight for a 19 yr old female 5"11, medium build?

Which is the ideal weight for a 19 yr old female 5"11, medium build?

Ideal body weight : An ideal body weight for a woman 5 feet 11 inches can range 145-159 pounds for a medium build. To have an appropriate body mass index for the height, this can range from >130 -. ...Read more

Bmi (Definition)

Bmi or body mass index is how we define if a person is under or overweight. It is calculated my taking your height in meters and dividing it by your weight in kilograms squared. Or using a bmi calculator. A normal weight is a bmi between 18-25. Obese is a ...Read more