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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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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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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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I recently lost 33 lbs. I am a 4ft 9 40 year old woman i currently weigh 106 lbs wht should I weigh for my height?

I recently lost 33 lbs. I am a 4ft 9 40 year old woman i currently weigh 106 lbs wht should I weigh for my height?

This is good: Your bmi or body mass index is 23, within the ideal weight range. More importantly is the weight loss. I assume it is voluntary and not rapid. Otherwise it may be bad for your health and may need medical evaluation ...Read more

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How common is it to be 16, a height of 5'6.5 and weigh 107 pounds?

Underweight: Bmi is 17.0 which is considered underweight. Make sure she is eating well and does not have an eating disorder. Some girls will be underweight without having an eating disorder or other disease. A physician can check her out to nake sure there is not a problem. ...Read more