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Found on internet: Here's a handy site for that... http://www.halls.md/ideal-weight/body.htm. ...Read more
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
Hi, I am a 14 year old girl 5'1'' how much should I weigh?Right now I weigh 78.4 pounds is that healthy? Can you also tell me how to gain weight?
Thin side: Your current height is at the 20th percentile for your age. At your current weight, your BMI (or weight for height) is 14.8 or underweight. Your ideal weight would be 95# (20th percentile for your age). To gain more weight, concentrate on eating healthy foods, just a little more of them. You can also try protein bars. ...Read more
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
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
How much should a fourteen year old girl weight be on average because I am wondering if I may be overweight and don't know how much overwight I am?
Height missing: If 63 inches about 120-125 pounds maximum. ...Read more
Hi doctor. Im 17 years old. My height is 167cm and my weight is 50-52kg. I know im under the average weight. what should i do to gain more weights?
Consider working wi: nutritionist and follow physician's guidance. Eat healthy high calorie foods. Eat 6 meals/day. Work on strength training to build large muscle groups. Workout w heavier weights w fewer repetitions. Sleep at least 8 to 9 hrs/night. Hydrate well w water. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If i weigh 250lbs about how much should I be able to lift? Im working out and i can only bench 175lbs thats weak for a guy my size. Im 5'9 in height
Keep working: The key is to hit the gym hard. A respectable gym guy can bench his weight; most non-fitness guys of course can't. Eat sensibly, get used to being good-sore ; good-hungry, work your pecs 3x/week ten sets of three reps maximum, consider creatine but shun illegal steroids. You'll get what you want. Glad you're doing this. ...Read more
I am 29 years old height 5' my weight is 65.5kg i need to loose how much weight?What medicine can I take to reduce my weight?
Don't mess with meds: You would only need to lose about 7.5kg to get down to into the normal bmi range. To do this best, you need to find a way of eating and exercising that you can live with for the long-term. A great way to eat is to avoid simple, white carbs, including white rice and pasta, as well as white bread. Eat meats and fats, veggies and fruits. Exercise regularly and you'll see weight coming off! ...Read more
I'm 120 pounds and my BMI is19. How much am i really suppose to weigh and what is the normal BMI for my height?
I was prescribed concerta for my add. I'm concerned about weight loss. How much am i likely to lose if i'm at a healthy weight for my height ?
Disappointed: Most adult women who take Concerta (or any other stimulant for that matter) for adhd are disappointed they don't lose weight like their kids do. Some patients who overeat impulsively will lose an appropriate amount of weight. But that's about it. Adults usually require lower stimulant doses than children by weight to achieve normalcy, and their metabolism is slower so less weight loss. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
Eat well & exercise: You should be able to go on to Myweight.gov And after giving necessary information like age, weight, height etc. it will calculate the amount of calories you need for weight gain. Exercise will also help you build muscle. If you want to have detailed guidance please call us on Health Tap Prime. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 23 year old and my height is 6.1, weigt 68.I think that my weight is not according to my height and age..Plzzz suggest how can I increase my weigh?
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
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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