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

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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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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What should I weigh for my height and age 70?

What should I weigh for my height and age 70?

Search table: Google ht/wt averages 4 70yo + u can c where u stand against the population. ...Read more

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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

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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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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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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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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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What diest should I follow to reduce 30kgs in 4 months. I weigh 120 kgs, height 183cms and 23 years of age.

What diest should I follow to reduce 30kgs in 4 months. I weigh 120 kgs, height 183cms and 23 years of age.

Diet slowly. See Dr.: Helpful weight loss diets have natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Examples include carrots, celery, and iceberg lettuce (little/no salad dressing). When shopping for fruits, buy small ones no bigger than a tennis ball, because fruits have sugar. Drinks without calories include water and green tea. A calorie is a calorie, but surely avoid sugar & simple starch calories. ...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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But I weigh 144 lbs! Is that bad? Age-11 Height-5"4'

But I weigh 144 lbs! Is that bad?
Age-11
Height-5"4'

Find an adult: If you are not over sixteen you are not old enough to ask questions on this site.Find an adult to monitor your activity and submit any questions.The appropriateness of any weight would be decided by how tall you are and body proportions. Since the average 11 yo male or female ? us under 57", there is no way 144 is anything other than bad=obese. ...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