Top
10
Doctor insights on: How Much Should I Weigh Calculator For Kids

Share
1

1
Im a 26 yr old female standing 5'2" how much should I weigh? All the BMI calculators say something different!

Im a 26 yr old female standing 5'2" how much should I weigh? All the BMI calculators say something different!

Weight recommends: Are general. Around a 100 pounds if really petite. 110 pounds is spot on. Up to 121 is within range. However if you are muscular or have large bone structure you could weight more ; be just fine. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
2

2
I want to increase my muscle mass. I understand i must increase my calorie intake, but by how much? Is there a calculator/ formula? I'm 5'6 weigh 158.

I want to increase my muscle mass. I understand i must increase my calorie intake, but by how much? Is there a calculator/ formula? I'm 5'6 weigh 158.

Wrong approach: Increase your protein intake, not your calorie intake. Increasing calories just makes your fatter, not stronger. The key is strength and resistence training on a regular basis. If you do not do that, you will not gain muscle mass. ...Read more

4

4
Child's height prediction calculator with bone age?

Child's height prediction calculator with bone age?

Use with caution...: ...As the simple number spit out by these calculators only tells a small piece of the story. But here's one link: http://growthcalc.Chip.Org/growthcalc. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
Where can I find a body mass index calculator for kids?

Where can I find a body mass index calculator for kids?

Any BMI calculator: Bmi is only dependent on height and weight. Unfortunately age and gender don't factor into the calculation, thus one of the limitation of the calculation. Many elite body builders would be considered overweight or obese, as an example. As a result of low body fat. Use the calculation as an initial guide and work with your pcp or a dietitian to further evaluate the child's condition. ...Read more

6

6
Good Morning, I am female, 59, 5'1 and 1/2" tall, I have a 35 % curve in my lower spine, I have one child. My question is how much should I weigh?

Good Morning, I am female, 59, 5'1 and 1/2" tall, I have a 35 % curve in my lower spine, I have one child.  My question is how much should I weigh?

Muscular or not...: A woman weighs around 100 pounds at 5 feet, with 5 added pounds for each inch above 5 feet. Thus, at 5 feet 2 inches, she would be around 110 pounds. If she is muscular, she can weigh more. After having a child, she might weigh a bit more temporarily. After menopause she might weigh a bit more too, but can usually aim for the 110-125 pound range. ...Read more

7

7
How much should an 11 year old child weigh?

How much should an 11 year old child weigh?

60-100 pounds: The general "normal" range is about 60-110 pounds for US boys and girls. These are based on averages and may differ from country to country and are for otherwise healthy children. ...Read more

8

8
Want to know for certain how much should a child weigh?

Want to know for certain how much should a child weigh?

Growth charts: Since you did not give an age, gender or height for the child, it is difficult to give an answer. If you will go to the cdc website you can print off a growth chart which will give the height & weights for kids at different ages. The expected weight should correspond to the child's age & height on the chart. See: www.Cdc.Gov/growthcharts/cdc_charts.Htm. ...Read more

10

10
I am over weight i weigh about 270 n wish to weigh at least 140 how can I lose I've also had 4 kids. Please any suggestions.

I am over weight i weigh about 270 n wish to weigh at least 140 how can I lose I've also had 4 kids. Please any suggestions.

Go slow: Losing 130 lbs will take at least 2 years. A more realistic goal is to lose 40 lbs and keep it off, then go from there. Visit www.Caloriecount.Com, open a free account, answer the questions to calculate your daily caloric needs and try to 500 cal less than that per day. That will result in 1 lb loss per week, 52 lbs per year. If you try to lose too quickly, you will starve and give up. Persevere! ...Read more