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Doctor insights on: Healthy Weight Vs Height

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What is a good way to calculate a healthy weight for your height?

Check With....: Check with your doctors or look at the cdc (center for disease control) website for standard numbers. Remember that there is a large variation. ...Read more

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If im in the 1% of naturally skinny women what is the healthy weight for my height 1, 82? Its very hard for me to gain!

If im in the 1% of naturally skinny women what is the healthy weight for my height 1, 82? Its very hard for me to gain!

You decide: "ideal weight" is subscience and entertainment. A woman needs only a little bit of body fat sufficient to keep her hormones able to sustain the monthly cycle. Your best weight is what looks and feels right to you and allows you to take part successfully in the fitness activities that you enjoy. Most women would be very glad to find it "hard to gain". Stay fit & your body will stay right naturally. ...Read more

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A healthy weight for my height of 5 feet?

A healthy weight for my height of 5 feet?

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 in age and level of activity as well. Http://www. Healthchecksystems. Com/heightweightchart. Htm. ...Read more

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What is my healthy weight for my height of 6 feet?

What is my healthy weight for my height of 6 feet?

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 that wieghed 149 pounds, I would wonder why? Http://www. Healthchecksystems. Com/heightweightchart. Htm. ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight for my height if I'm 6 feet tall?

What is a healthy weight for my height if I'm 6 feet tall?

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 by the major life insurance companies find that people of your height at that weight range, tend to live longer, better quality lives. 185-221 is overweight, greater than 221 moves into categories of obesity for your height. ...Read more

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Tell me what a healthy weight for my height of 5'11" at 13 (girl)?

Tell me what a healthy weight for my height of 5'11" at 13 (girl)?

135 - 176 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 in age and level of activity as well. Http://www. Healthchecksystems. Com/heightweightchart. Htm. ...Read more

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What is the normal or healthy weight/bmi for a woman of 24yrs & Height of 5'4?

What is the normal or healthy weight/bmi for a woman of 24yrs & Height of 5'4?

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 minus about 10 lbs. If you are severely overweight you should not expect to get down to that weight though. ...Read more

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I am 22 years old I have 2 kids a 3 year old and a 3 week old. I am 5'8 and 83kg just wondering what's the healthy weight for my height? Thanks

I am 22 years old I have 2 kids a 3 year old and a 3 week old. I am 5'8 and 83kg just wondering what's the healthy weight for my height? Thanks

Generally: Ideally you should have a bmi between 20-25. Your bmi is well with an acceptable range of 27. However bmi >30 are classified as obese. So if you are planning a pregnancy, keep your weight stable by exercise, healthy eating habits, take Folic Acid 4 mg per day, and minimize alcohol, and no smoking. Healthy babies are gestated in healthy moms. Enjoy. ...Read more

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Is my child at a healthy weight and height? She is 10, 4 ft. 11in., and weighs 100.8 lbs.?

Is my child at a healthy weight and height? She is 10, 4 ft. 11in., and weighs 100.8 lbs.?

Growth: Per the CDC, she is at the upper end of normal for both stature and weight. However, a single point on the growth curve does yield as much data as many points over the course of her life. Her pediatrician should be able to tell you if she has always followed the upper growth curves, or if this is a new finding. ...Read more

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What's a healthy weight for height and age - 5 year old girl?

What's a healthy weight for height and age - 5 year old girl?

Trend: Healthy growth in a child is when they gain age appropriate cm/inches and weight on an annualized basis. Bmi and waist circumference (more important) help to determine if the proportions are within age appropriate goals. Please see this website: http://www. Cdc. Gov/growthcharts/charts. Htm. ...Read more

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Anyone know what is a healthy weight for a 14 year old girl (height 5'2)?

50th percentile: If you are 14 years old with a ht, of 62 inches you belong to the 50th percentile and your weight can be110 lbs for the same percentile. Normal for age varies from 80 to 170 lbs. ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight for a 1yr. Old girl 4ft. 11in. Tall? And what is the range of healthy weights for her age, gender, and height?

What is a healthy weight for a 1yr. Old girl 4ft. 11in. Tall? And what is the range of healthy weights for her age, gender, and height?

No way: Your question says a 1 year old that is 59 inches tall. NO WAY. What is the correct age in years and months, and then we can answer. To answer your own question, go to CDC website and click on growth charts and you can see all the normal ranges of everything for her. ...Read more

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Is 139 a normal body weight for an 18 year old woman with a height of 5'5" I can't remember what the healthy or normal weight range is?

Is 139 a normal body weight for an 18 year old woman with a height of 5'5" I can't remember what the healthy or normal weight range is?

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 research and developed platform at www. Personalmedicineplus. Com put in 0008 for your free coupon code. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Hi m 28 yrs old and 5'4 height and my weight has not increased much my diet is irregular please suggest diet to gain healthy weight for my age.

Hi m 28 yrs old and 5'4 height and my weight has not increased much my diet is irregular please suggest diet to gain healthy weight for my age.

Depends: If you are in your teenage years or if you are referring to a child, a good healthy diet with plenty of exercise and activity can maximize your chances to attain your full potential. However, if you are an adult, there isn't much you can do as your bones have fused leaving no room for further growth. ...Read more

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I've looked at a bunch of websites but I am still wondering. What is the healthy weight for a 18 year old female at height 5 foot 4?

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 & ht. Ranges from 106.0 - 149.1 lbs, 5th %ile to 85th %ile (bmi 18.2- 25.6). A bmi of 85th %ile - 95t %ile (25.7- 29.9) = "overweight" a bmi > 95th%ile (30 & >) = "obese." http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001408/ describes pcos. ...Read more

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