# Top 20 Doctor insights on: How Much Should I Weigh For My Age Calculator

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## 1 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.

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## 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.

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.

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## 3 What is best BMI calculator using weight for women by age and height?

Here's one: http://www.bmicalculatorforfemales.us/.

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## 4 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.

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## 5 Is there a heart rate calculator where you can wnter weight and age?

Yes: There are standard tables for men and women, indicating the expected maximum heart rates at different ages, that would occur on exercise. You can easily find them on line. Weight is not a factor because different people can have different weights and get the same maximum heart rate on execise.

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## 6 If my son is age 12 but has a bone age of one year behind (taken about 5 years ago) would I use age 11 in one of the height calculators?

Not necessarily: A bone age of 1 year behind from 5 years ago could very well have changed by now--could be that the bone age has caught up and now he is a bone age of 12, not 11. Or maybe his bone age is even ahead and he is 13, not 12. You should use his chronological age, 12. And if you are still worried about his height, go see an endocrinologist and have another bone age and workup done.

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## 7 172 lb, 5'3", Age- 23, female. If I walk at 2 mph for 4 hrs on flat ground, how many calories do i burn? All calculators give different results!

Runkeeper: https://runkeeper.com/

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## 8 How much should I weigh for my age at 65?

Not enough info: I need your height.

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## 9 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).

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## 10 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.

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## 11 How much should I weigh at my age of 70?

Not enough info: I will need your height and current weight.

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## 12 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.

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## 13 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.

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## 14 Want to know for certain how much should I weigh for my height and age?

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

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## 15 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.

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## 16 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.

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## 18 What should I weigh for my age and height of 5'9" at 60?

165lbs: Depending on your build 145-170 pounds.

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## 19 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.

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## 20 I am age 24 height is 5'6 i took a test measuring my wrist says i'm considered small boned. How much should I weigh?

bone age or density?: Which test?

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