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To Be 5foot7inch What Is The Weight For My Hight
Use a growth chart: There are growth charts for kids 0-18. You can find them online. They compare you to others you age. Sometimes you need yoour bmi. There are bmi calculators online. Also, consider your family history. A growth spurt may happen early or later. Ethnicity may also affect body type and height. There is a big range of "normal" among teens. If you have concerns, talk with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
You decide: Ignore the "ideal weight" subscience numbers. Your best weight is what looks and feels right to you and enables you to keep up in the fitness-sports you enjoy with your peers. Someone else can teach you to calculate the body mass index, but this is for non-athletes; track and field stars are "underweight" and bodybuilders / hollywood studs are all "overweight" or "obese". ...Read more
BMI: The doctor may be referring to his bmi which is body mass index-taking into account your "weight for height". It is a reliable indicator for body fatness. A bmi equal to or greater than 85% is a risk for obesity, </= 90% is overweight and </= 95% is obese. Discuss nutrition/exercise and laboratory screening (for diabetes, elevated lipids) with your pediatrician. ...Read more
Healthy Weight: There is a range of Weight for each Frame. Small Frame Healthy Weight is 139 Lbs. Medium Frame Healthy Weight is 154Lbs Large Frame Healthy Weight is 169 Lbs. • Do not focus on a specific weight. • Focus on Not Being Underweight or Overweight. • If you are Underweight or Overweight, see a Physician. Health is Wealth! ...Read more
I have a 44lb 3foot 10inch 5 year old son who I think is small. Is this a good hight weight combo?
Yes: If you plot his height and weight on a chart you will find he is in the 50th percentile in weight and maybe 90th percentile in height. There is nothing about that which raises any red flags. Hopefully the pediatrician has been plotting his growth and will let you see how he how he has been progressing and i would check with them. ...Read more
I m 20 years old and my hight is 5'10' and my weight is just about 54kgs it is enough or under weight?
Sounds a bit light: 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