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Normal Weight According To Age And Height
Hi dr I am 33 of age mamarried have 3 kids my height is 173 CM my weight is 100 pounds. My normal wweight according to age must be 75 how to get it.
My BMI is normal (about 22), but my body fat is high for my age & height (about 30% according to a digital scale). Do I need to lose weight?
Ask doctor: Check with your doctor or nutritionist. If there are metabolic illnesses in your personal or family history, you may wish to be more aggressive about body fat management. ...Read more
I am 18. Female. I'm short around 4ft and my weight is 52kg. Is my weight proper according to my height and age? If not how much should it be?
For women: an easy formula to use for determining a healthy weight range based on height:
calculate 100 lbs for the first 5 ft. Then add 5 lbs for every inch over 5 ft. So 100 + 30 = 130. Give or take 10% depending on the size of your frame.
Small frame: 117 lbs
med frame: 130 lbs
large frame: 143 lbs. ...Read more
My weight is 70 kg, height 5'2, age 34. Is my weight perfect according to my age and height? Plz reply
Ideal body weight is: Not based on age, but on height & gender. For a height of 5' 2" ibw for a female is 110-114 lbs (about 52 kg); so u r approximately 40 lbs (18 kg) overweight. Your body mass index (bmi) is 28.2 (overweight) with ideal being between 18 & 25. Avoid fast foods, sugary foods & drinks, white starches. Limit size of meal portions. Increase exercise (walking, pool exercises, etc) good luck. ...Read more
My weight is 60 kg, height 5' 4'', age 26 is my weight perfect according to my age and height? Plz reply
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
I am 44 years old male my height 6' and weight is 117 kg what should be my weight according to my age and height? Reply me
Not a number: Much depends on ur bone structure (light, heavy) and even more on how muscular you are. Even the much-discussed "body mass index" has flounded with the 2013 jama article with "overwieght" folks being healthier & living longer than "ideal weight" folks. Your best weight is what looks & feels right to you while you can compete successfully in aerobic sports. A man needs no grabbable bodyfat. Cheers. ...Read more
My body weight is 61kg which I feel is low according to my height (5ft9") and age 24. What can do to increase my weight to an extent which would be ok?
I understand your concern about low weight
Commend yourself for not being desperate to gain weight!
Focus on your Energy to do many activities, and Achievements in your life.
Feel good about yourself-image.
Consider 2500 Cal/day of:
Milk, yogurt, Brown Rice, quinoa, millet, barley, or buckwheat, Oatmeal.
Vegetables-Fruits - Beans and lentils, soy foods, nuts,
Salmon, trout or herring twice a week ...Read more
I am 26 yrs, female working as a lecturer. My height is 5 feet 1 inch and weight is 47.Is this accurate according to height, age?
No: If you are only 47 pounds you are severely underweight. ...Read more
How can I gain weight? I have been struggling to gain weight and according to my age, height, and BMI I am considered underweight.
Check caloric intake: The most common reason for being underweight according to bmi assuming you are taking in enough calories for your height is genetics. If one of your parents have he same body type, it does become more difficult to gain weight. With that said, it is important to eat more calories that what you are expending. Check how many calories you are burning at rest, with daily activities, and with exercis. ...Read more
I'm a mother of one daughter, im 24 years, my height is 5.4inch.....And my weight is 54kgs...Is this accurate according to height n age.?
I am 26 yrs old female working as a lecturer. My weight is 47 kg and height is 5 feet 1 inch. Is my weight is accurate according to height and age?
Age:17. Height:5'6". How do I cut down hip and belly fat & become leaner & what should be my ideal weight according to my height?
GET DNA TESTING: For one who is 66" in height, ideal weight is 140#, depending on bone structure, with a range of 125# to 155#. One becomes leaner through either burning fat or building muscle or both. An exercise regimen that combines aerobics for calorie burning and resistance training for muscle stimulation is best. Monitor body fat (ideal is <20% for men). Get dna saliva test to determine best diet for you. ...Read more
See chart: The chart will give good guidance, age plays some role and your doctor can best tell you what is right for your body. Weight varies and so does body health. A person at 5'4" and 120 pounds may have lots of muscle and look lean or may have limited muscle mass and look flabby although in both cases, the weight is healthy. ...Read more
My height is 6 inch. According to my height my weight should be apporx 70 kg but my weight is only 53 kg. Tell me how to gain weight and become healty?
Ignore the charts: They're subscientific. The entire swim, track, and wrestling teams are likely to be "underweight". Your best weight is what looks and feels right to you, when you are able to compete successfully in athletics. I trust you want lean muscle & are exercising and staying fit; for bulk, try adding creatine and perhaps an electronic muscle stimulator to your resistance training. ...Read more
Doctor can measure: If over 16 years old and had no growth in the past year, then growth has finished. Most people reach their maximum height in their late teens. Without nutritional problems or chronic childhood illnesses, height is largely based on genetics and parental heights. Aside from eating right, exercising, sleeping well, and being happy, there's not much a person nor his doctor can do to increase height. ...Read more
My height is 5 inches and weight is 64 kg. What should be my ideal weight according to my height?
Start over: No living human is 5 inches tall. We can provide more accurate response to your questions if you take time to review them for accuracy before submission. You are welcome to start over. ...Read more
I am 22 years old and 5 feet 2 inch my weight is 52, is it accurate according to height and weight?
No: You are severely under weight.Get a more detailed answer ›
How shall I lose weight from my thighs. My body weight of 49kg & height is 5'7". I feel my thighs are little heavier according to my body.
Hard to do: It's almost impossible to lose weight from just one body area. You can lose fat and build-up muscle by exercising that area, but muscle adds weight and the muscle in ther area may make it larger than when it was less muscular. Depending on your body type, fat will deposit and break down from general exercise and proper eating. ...Read more
An easiest way to loose weight. Please tell me. I'm 22 years female height 5.7 and my weighr is 75. Please tell me the ideal weight according to my ag?
Ideal: Your ideal weight would be about 121lbs. The range is 104-160. If you only weigh 75lbs you are significantly underweight and should be evaluated for physiologic disturbances before changing your dietary intake. ...Read more
I weigh 105 kgs and my height is 5.8. According to BMI my weight should be maximum 70. Tell me natural ways to reduce? And my diet is also controlled.
Cut All Sugar/CHO: Everyone's diet controlled, by them; but this does not mean good health long term. Sat. Fat promoted as unhealthy, ancel keys 1953, despite contradicting evidence. Keys cherry picked the data, fraudulent, & did not look at other factors. Study:"how the government makes you fat", "stossel debunking food myths", nusi. Org. "lustig fatchance", etc. Weigh daily, document, experiment & see what works. ...Read more
My age is 14 and my height is 58 inch. It is very small height according to age. Doctor what should I do to increase my height. I also mastubate.
Have bone age checkd: This height is at less than 3% of the male population at age 14. A first step would a good basic history and exam and an x-ray of the left hand and wrist. It can be evaluated for bone maturity. If your bone maturity is more consistent with a 12 year old, and your general exam is normal, further testing for hormonal problems may be needed.Masturbation has no effect on growth. ...Read more
Doc, I am 22 years old, unmarried. I always have had the problem of irregular periods, I was underweight then all of a sudden I gained weight (though my weight is now accurate according to my height) I generally ovulate for 7-8 months in a year sometimes l
Sounds like PCOS: It sounds like you may have PCOS. Schedule a visit with an Obgyn and ask for an evaluation ...Read more
My weight is not according to my age. My age is 21, so what should be my weight according to age?
Look up BMI: There isn't really an appropriate weight for your age. But there is an appropriate weight range for your height. Take your height and weight measurements, and google up "bmi" or "body mass index." you'll be able to tell if you are in a normal weight range, if you are underweight, or if you are considered obese. Lgromkomd. ...Read more
Hello...I am isha and I am underweight according to my age....What should I eat to increase my weight.?
If healthy, protein: If you are feeling well, and ideally have been evaluated by a physician recently to be sure you do not have a metabolic condition (such as thyroid disease or diabetes) and are not taking stimulant medications, then adding a protein supplement to your regular diet--without reducing your usual intake--can help. This can be as a snack bar, meal-replacement bar, or powder you add to drinks. ...Read more
Dietician: Losing weight fast isn't safe and doesn't last. Usually gain the weight back and more. Given your health issues using professional education/support is the best way to keep you safe/reach your goals. Even your primary doctor can help you. If neither available, research low fat diet/exercise plan for overweight person w/ high blood pressure. Watch out, weight loss pills can raise blood pressure too. ...Read more
Sir my weight is less according to my age 19 yrs I m thin please tell me some tip go increase my muscle width....
See Dr., then eat...: If one is truly underweight (based on height, family background, and body type), a Dr. Can evaluate for a hormonal, digestive, or other disorder. If no medical cause is found, then one can add weight by eating more calories of nutritious foods, while also doing weight-training to increase muscle. Proteins: egg white, chicken breast, salmon, . .. Better fats: olive oil, peanuts, almonds, tofu, . ... ...Read more
Does ejaculating and mastubation a lot lead to small hieght growth? Does it affect my health? I ejaculate and my hieght is small according to my age.
Masturbation: None of the above. Some people are small, others are tall, whether they masturbate or not. Enjoy life and be healthy. ...Read more
I am having a weight of about 88 kg and itz to much according to my age as calculated by BMI formula? Can u give me some tips to lose it
Exercise program: Reduce intake calories, increase energy expenditure..Get a more detailed answer ›
My 22 months old baby boy weighs 11kgs but I don't know his height. What is the normal weight and height of babies at this age? He is very playfull.
For his age, 11 kg puts him in the 15th %ile; 15th %ile for height at that age would be 82 cm. Average (50%ile for 22-mo-old is 86 cm and 12.4 kg
interactive chart at following site can let u calculate these as needed: http://www. Medcalc. Com/growth/
just fill in the numbers/dates. ...Read more