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Doctor insights on: Height And Weight And Age Chart

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Is a height and weight and age chart useful?

Is a height and weight and age chart useful?

Yes: For kids this is how we track normal growth: http://www.Cdc.Gov/growthcharts/charts.Htm. ...Read more

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Is there a height to weight to age chart for men?

Is there a height to weight to age chart for men?

The BMI chart: Age is only used for pediatric/youg adults, often calculated to age 18 or so. After this point, we only use height and wt to determine healthy vs not-healthy-wt ranges for both men and women. It is a rough estimate and provide you a guide to keep "ideal body wt" for better health. If you have specific concern about your wt/height vs age (we shrink in height with age), consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is a height and weight chart by age suggested?

Is a height and weight chart by age suggested?

Yes : Please see this cdc website for the charts: http://www.Cdc.Gov/growthcharts/charts.Htm. ...Read more

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I want to be 60kgs. So I want medicine pls. My age 19. My height 5'7". And my weight 72.?

I want to be 60kgs. So I want medicine pls. My age 19. My height 5'7". And my weight 72.?

Go see your doctor: You're packing 72 pounds? On a 5'7" frame? You must be emaciated! you need to go see your family doctor immediately. Are you getting enough to eat? Are you exercising excessively? Are you making yourself throw up? Do you have cancer or some chronic infection like hiv/aids? Or an overactive thyroid? Regardless, your doctor needs to examine you to help you gain weight. Just curious but why 132 lbs? ...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'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 .

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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My age is 35, my height is 5/4, my weight is 80 kg, what should be my weight?

My age is 35, my height is 5/4, my weight is 80 kg, what should be my weight?

Around 120 lbs is ok: For a 5 foot 4 inch woman, being around 120 lbs is ok. ...Read more

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What should my weight be for my age and height and what's considered obese?

What should my weight be for my age and height and what's considered obese?

BMI < 25 kg/m2: You can look at tables on the internet for body mass index (bmi), which is a rough guide. It is calculated by formulas based on gender, height, and weight. A bmi 25-30 is overweight, > 30 obese, and >35 morbidly obese. There are some exceptions like a tall muscular nba player who may have a high bmi, but is hardly fat. ...Read more

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Is an age to height to weight chart accurate?

Is an age to height to weight chart accurate?

In terms of?: There are growth charts with reference norms to determine if growth rate is normal. The chart isn't the problem if there is concern about accuracy. Kids have to be measured with a stadiometer (shoes off) to get accurate height info. If it still doesn't seem right the stadiometer may need to be calibrated to make sure it's accurate. ...Read more

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My age is 28 and height is 5, 10'' what should be weight?

130-170lbs: You should keep you weight between 130lbs - 170lbs to maintain a normal bmi. ...Read more

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What is the weight of a man having height 5'10 and age 31 years?

Depends on the man: It completely depends on the man. If you are asking what the ideal body weight is, it will be between 155-160 kilograms. ...Read more

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My son is 15 what's the average height and weight for someone his age?

My son is 15 what's the average height and weight for someone his age?

Average: 68", 128lbs. But normal variation is quite wide. If you have questions see your Physician who knows your son, his parents, and his growth history. Don't get hung up on numbers. ...Read more

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My height is 5'2ft,im a female,age 24,weight 39.how to gain my weight?

My height is 5'2ft,im a female,age 24,weight 39.how to gain my weight?

See Dr., then eat...: If one is truly underweight (based on height, family background, and body type), a Dr. can evaluate for a hormonal, digestive, or other disorder. If no medical cause is found, then one can add weight by eating more calories of nutritious foods, while also doing weight-training to increase muscle. Proteins: egg white, chicken breast, salmon,... Better fats: olive oil, peanuts, almonds, tofu,... ...Read more

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How to gain height at the age of 20.. Iam 19 years and and my weight is 41?

Heels : At the age of 20, any further growth is quite unlikely. Best to get comfortable with the height you are at now. ...Read more

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How would i know if me or my kids are the correct height and weight for our ages?

Check with....: Check with your doctors or look up on the cdc website (center for disease control) for standard numbers.Remember that is a large variation of normal. ...Read more

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I am of age 18 and have a height 5ft 3inches .I am 45 kgs ..Is that weight okay for this age and height ?If not how can I increase it ?

Diet and muscle mass: To gain weight you have to consume more calories than you are burning. Do this in a healthy way though. Don't choose junk or fast food. Keep a well balanced diet and make sure you are getting all the nutrients you need. Don't cut out exercise as it is very good for you. Weight lifting and other muscle building exercises can help you increase your body mass. ...Read more