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What is an ideal weight for a small framed, 5'4 teenage female?

What is an ideal weight for a small framed, 5'4 teenage female?

About 120 lbs: Although weight can vary for everyone, and different weight is appropriate for different people, for a person about 5'4" the ideal weight is about 100 lbs for 5 feet and then about 5 lbs per inch, so about 120 lbs give or take 10lbs. ...Read more

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What is an ideal weight for a 5'4 female with a small frame? Thanks!

What is an ideal weight for a 5'4 female with a small frame? Thanks!

100 + 20 = 120: There is a big range for healthy weights for a given height. A ballpark number is 100 pounds plus 5 pounds for each inch over 5 feet. Many women who are 64 inches tall will weigh between 110 and 130 pounds. ...Read more

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What is my ideal weight? I am 5' 3" in. And 48 years old. I have a small frame.

What is my ideal weight? I am 5' 3" in. And 48 years old. I have a small frame.

You decide: Ideal weight" charts are based on fallacies. If we believed them, then most triathletes would be "underweight" and most professional football players -- fantastic athletes -- would be "overweight." your ideal weight is whatever looks and feels right to you and enables you to perform your chosen sport(s) best. ...Read more

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What would be an ideal weight for a 27 year old female with a large frame and 5' 9"? Thank you so much!

What would be an ideal weight for a 27 year old female with a large frame and 5' 9"?  Thank you so much!

Less than 170lbs: Less than 170 lbs would be ideal with BMI (body mass index) around 25. Around 160lb would be great. (www.Chrisohmd.Com). ...Read more

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Ideal weight for a small frame, 5'4 teenage girl?

Ideal weight for a small frame, 5'4 teenage girl?

See below...: "Ideal weight" is a difficult thing to understand for most people. Doctors have used the Body Mass Index or BMI scale for years, but we are beginning to understand that it does not represent an accurate method of assessing how "healthy" someone's weight is. With that being said, for every one inch of height above 5 feet tall, one is allowed to be up to five lbs heavier, in this case 120 lbs. ...Read more

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Is it true that you can determine your body frame with index finger and thumb for ideal weight calculation? Or regardless of the frame, BMI rules?

Is it true that you can determine your body frame with index finger and thumb for ideal weight calculation? Or regardless of the frame, BMI rules?

Bmi : The thumb and index measurement are a rough guide. Bmi should not be taken as an absolute standard it does have to be adjusted slightly for your frame. ...Read more

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I'm 17 and 5'5. I have a medium frame. What weight is ideal? And what weight would be considered slim?

I'm 17 and 5'5. I have a medium frame. What weight is ideal? And what weight would be considered slim?

BMI 20 to 25: For your height the low end of normal is 120 and the upper end is 150. A good free tool to track your BMI and fitness/nutrition can be found at www.personalmedicineplus.com This will interpret your weight with a color code and also works with most connected health devices. Best of health! ...Read more

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Im a 22yr old female at 5'0, Whats my ideal body weight while having a med body frame? I take daily walks(15-90mins), What can I do/eat to ⬆metabolism

Im a 22yr old female at 5'0, Whats my ideal body weight while having a med body frame? I take daily walks(15-90mins), What can I do/eat to ⬆metabolism

Ideal body weight: A simple formula for women is to allow 100 pounds for being 5 feet tall and add 5 pounds for every inch taller than 5 feet. A fluctuation of 10 pounds in either direction of ideal weight is considered healthy. Increase your metabolism by eating a healthy breakfast, including healthy fats in your diet, such as avocado, salmon, nuts, drinking green tea, regular exercise and regular sleep pattern. ...Read more

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How do you determine your ideal weight?

BMI table: Search online for a bmi (body mass index) table and see where you fall in. The tables are self-explanatory as far as what is considered normal, overweight, and obese. Good luck! ...Read more

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Male age 61 - 5' 9" what is ideal weight ?

Male age 61 - 5' 9" what is ideal weight
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160: The ideal weight is 160 plus or minus 10% so 144 to 176 would be the range. ...Read more