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How much should I weigh for my age and height if 18 and 5 6?

How much should I weigh for my age and height if 18 and 5 6?

Girl or Guy?: For a woman the formula is 100 pounds for 5 ft tall and 5 pounds for each inch there after ( 160 would be the answer) for a man the formula is 106 pounds for 5ft tall and 6 poundsfor each inch there after. ( he would be 178 plus a margin of 10% for frame size equals 161-195lbs). ...Read more

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I'm 22, stand 5'3 5'4 weigh 150. Am I overweight? How much should I weigh for my age

I'm 22, stand 5'3 5'4 weigh 150. Am I overweight? How much should I weigh for my age

BMI: The easiest way to know is to calculate your BMI. See the following link to calculate: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/educational/lose_wt/BMI/bmi-m.htm A BMI of 19 - 25 is normal. At a height of 63 - 64 inches a weight of 135 - 140 is still normal. ...Read more

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Could you explain how much should I weigh by age?

Could you explain how much should I weigh by age?

Weight depends heigh: Weight is not dependant on age but ideal weights are calculated based on your height. ...Read more

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At 50, 5' 8" how much should I weigh for age and height?

At 50, 5' 8" how much should I weigh for age and height?

154 pounds: Easy way to estimate without looking at charts is to start with 106 pounds for 5 foot male, add 6 pounds for each inch=another 48 pounds-totaling 154 pounds. ...Read more

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Please give advice on how much should I weigh at my age and height of 20, 6'3"?

196: By american standards the wieght would be 106 pounds for 6 feet and 6 pounds for each additional inch (15 x 6 =90) 196 is the goal weight- you can add and subtract 10% for small and large frames making the range- 176-216 pounds. ...Read more

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What should I weigh for my age 25?

??: Need more information. What is your height? This will help determine what your idea weight should be. ...Read more

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Please give advice on how much should I weigh height and age of 6 ft and 28?

Please give advice on how much should I weigh height and age of 6 ft and 28?

BMI Calculator: Men between 160-185 woemn between 145-160 this is base on bmi (body mass index)calculators that are available to you online. This calculates percentage of your body fat. As long as you fall between the regular bmi, you are in good shape. Your primary care doctor can help you out with this as well. ...Read more

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What to do if i'm 17 years & 16 months old. Female. 5"5 108 pounds is this a healthy amount to weigh for my age and height?

What to do if i'm 17 years & 16 months old. Female. 5"5 108 pounds is this a healthy amount to weigh for my age and height?

Check your BMI: BMI, or body mass index, is a tool used to determine appropriate weight based on your height. There are many online calculators with interpretation guides, or better yet, schedule a full physical with your physician for a more comprehensive assessment. ...Read more

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Please give advice on how much I should weigh for my height and age?

Please give advice on how much I should weigh for my height and age?

Can look at a chart: Easy way to estimate without looking at charts is to start with 106 pounds for 5 foot male, add 6 pounds for each inch.Female at 5 feet starts at 100 pounds and add 5 pounds/inch above that. ...Read more

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Please give advice on how much should weigh for my height and age as i get shorter?

Same: Some say use data for your tallest height. Others say use your present height. Most charts ask for present height. There is evidence that losing weight to match your decreasing height is not healthy.. Body mass index (bmi) may be better than weight alone. Wt. In lbs divided by height in inches, squared, times 703. (18.5 to 25 is ideal ). ...Read more

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Is this possible to lose 20kgs in 2months?i weigh 79kgs,height 5ft,age 22

Is this possible to lose 20kgs in 2months?i weigh 79kgs,height 5ft,age 22

Weight loss: Fast weight loss is not the key. Research has shown that you increase the possibilities of failure if you try to lose it all faster. The key is -- going slow! Remember-- afterall you did not gain 20 K ( approx 44ibs) in 2 mnths.i strongly suggest against such strategy ...Read more

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I am 5.4 and weigh 109 pounds and am 44 years of age is this okay what is my range?

I am 5.4 and weigh 109 pounds and am 44 years of age is this okay what is my range?

BMI: The BMI for the above stats is 18.7. This is on the lower end of the normal range of BMI which is 18.5-24.9. ...Read more

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How to gain weight for a male hardgainers age 18, weigh 50kg and what is the cause?

How to gain weight for a male hardgainers age 18, weigh 50kg and what is the cause?

Glad you work out: The fact that you know the word "hard gainer" tells me you're already doing resistance training. I trust you have good protein intake. Creatine and an electronic muscle stimulator (till it hurts, if your physician is okay with it) will help you. Hard-gainers seem genetically favored for health later in life and most women like the body that lifting gives you more than a "huge" guy. Stick with it! ...Read more