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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?

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?

It varies...: It depends on your "frame" size, but height and weight charts are all over the internet. These give recommendations, but differ for each person based in age and level of activity as well. http://www.healthchecksystems.com/heightweightchart.htm. ...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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How can I gain weight? I have been struggling to gain weight and according to my age , height, and BMI I am considered underweight.

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

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My weight is 165 lbs. Age 24. Height 5'.6''.What is ideal weight according to my height?

130lbs...: 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

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My weight is 70 kg, height 5'2, age 34. Is my weight perfect according to my age and height? Plz reply

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

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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

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