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How to calculate the ideal weight for yourself at 60?

How to calculate the ideal weight for yourself at 60?

Looks & feels right: The whole business of "ideal weights" is based on old insurance tables that have little to do with individual situations. With the jama's not-surprising 2013 study that "overweight" adults exceed "ideal weight" adults in longevity & health, use common sense. Muscular and trim, able to excel at vigorous physical activities that you enjoy. It's about you, not a number. Health and friendship. ...Read more

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My weight is 165 lbs. Age 24. Height 5'.6''.What is ideal weight according to my height?

My weight is 165 lbs. Age 24. Height 5'.6''.What is ideal weight according to my height?

130lbs...: For women: an easy formula to use for determining a healthy weight range based on height: calculate 100 lbs for the first 5 ft. Then add 5 lbs for every inch over 5 ft. So 100 + 30 = 130. Give or take 10% depending on the size of your frame. Small frame: 117 lbs med frame: 130 lbs large frame: 143 lbs. ...Read more

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My age is 28 and my height is 5 ft 9 inches . My weight is 82. What should be my ideal weight.

You decide: Ideal weight" charts are based on fallacies. If we believed them, then most triathletes would be "underweight" and most professional football players -- fantastic athletes -- would be "overweight." your ideal weight is whatever looks and feels right to you and enables you to perform your chosen sport(s) best. ...Read more

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My age 32 and height 5.5 inch what should be my ideal weight?

My age 32 and height 5.5 inch what should be my ideal weight?

"Ideal" weight,: which does not mean what you SHOULD weigh, which can vary significantly, would be approx. 136#. Your best could could be much different. ...Read more

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What is the ideal weight by age and height?

What is the ideal weight by age and height?

Found on internet: Here's a handy site for that... http://www.halls.md/ideal-weight/body.htm. ...Read more

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What would my ideal weight be for my height at 154cm age 16 and I'm female ?

What would my ideal weight be for my height at 154cm age 16 and I'm female 
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Weight calculation : The calculation for ideal body weight is 100 lbs for the first five feet, 5 lbs for each additional inch. For males, 106 lbs and 6 lbs for each additional inch. You may add or subtract ten percent. You can also look at http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/data/set1clinical/cj41c018.pdf ...Read more

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What's the ideal weight for age and height?

Internet site: Copy this site address and paste onto address bar of internet explorer http://www.Healthdiscovery.Net/links/calculators/ideal_bw_women.Htm. ...Read more

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Age 22 height 5.6, what is an ideal weight for me .

Around 130 pounds: A person 5 feet 6 inches tall can weigh around 130 pounds, give or take. ...Read more

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I'm 21 and way roughly 170 i'm 5'3 an i over weight? What is the ideal weight for my height and age?

I'm 21 and way roughly 170 i'm 5'3 an i over weight? What is the ideal weight for my height and age?

Based on BMI: Based on bmi it will be from 104-141 lbs, but you got to keep in mind that within this range it is very individual, so less is not always better. ...Read more

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What is the ideal weight for a female that is 5'4 in height age 21?

What is the ideal weight for a female that is 5'4 in height age 21?

Expected pattern: The expected weight for a woman at 64" tall is about 130 lb by cdc /nationalcenter for health statistics guidelines. Variation with muscle mass and other factors widen the range from 115-145. You can download a growth chart from the cdc website and look at the patterns by gender and age.www.cdc.gov/growthcharts. ...Read more