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What is a high sugar for a 16 year old weighing 200 pounds?

What is a high sugar for a 16 year old weighing 200 pounds?

Blood sugar: Blood sugar (a test for diabetes) can be measured at various times. A fasting blood sugar should be less than 100 mg/dl, and a blood sugar taken randomly should not exceed 200 mg/dl. Blood sugar 2 hours after a meal should be less than 140. If you think you have high blood sugar, you should see your doctor for a blood draw. ...Read more

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How many pounds should a 16 year old female, 5 ft 10inch weigh?

How  many pounds should a  16 year old female, 5 ft 10inch weigh?

~150 lbs : An easy way to calculate a woman's ideal body weight is to estimate 100 pounds for the first 5 feet of height. Then add five pounds for every inch above that. A 5 ft 10 in woman would have the ideal body weight of 150 lbs. If your body frame is larger, then add 10%, and if your body frame is smaller, then subtract 10%. This gives you a healthy weight range 135-165 lbs. ...Read more

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I'm a 16 year old girl and i'm 5'7 and weigh 153 pounds. Is this overweight?

I'm a 16 year old girl and i'm 5'7 and weigh 153 pounds. Is this overweight?

Not necessarily: This weight for height puts you in the upper 25% for height which is considered the upper end of normal.At 160 or above at your height you would enter the overweight category or the top 15% weight for height at 16. ...Read more

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What to do if I am a 16 year old girl. I a 4'11 and weigh 182 pounds. I also turned vegetarian late january.?

What to do if I am a 16 year old girl. I a 4'11 and weigh 182 pounds. I also turned vegetarian late january.?

Diet and exercise: Besides just becoming a vegetarian, you need to know what that means for your health. You need to find alternative sources of protein and iron in your diet. You are also considerably overweight, so you need to be limiting your sugars and carbohydrates. It's one thing to say you're going to be a vegetarian, it's another to live it and stay healthy. Perhaps a visit to a dietician is in order. ...Read more

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Im a 16 year old girl and i weigh 146 pounds. im 5 ft tall and I've been trying to lose weight. my only exercise is from PE. how much should i weigh?

Im a 16 year old girl and i weigh 146 pounds. im 5 ft tall and I've been trying to lose weight. my only exercise is from PE. how much should i weigh?

Weight control: Your "normal" weight would be around 120. The best thing to do is not to focus on the number, but focus on getting and keeping healthy habits. Do an hour a day of exercise on most days. Eat more healthy choices and avoid high fat, high sugar foods. Watch your portions and don't overeat. Slow steady changes will help you lose the weight and keep it at a "normal" range. ...Read more

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Is someone at 5'5, 16 years old, and weighing 90-91 pounds normal, overweight, or underweight?

Is someone at 5'5, 16 years old, and weighing 90-91 pounds normal, overweight, or underweight?

15.1: The text that goes with the bmi chart probably defines underweight to be 18.5 or less. The bmi was a population measure that was not intended to be applied to individuals; in real science, waist size correlates much better with cardiac risk. Junor may want to build muscle doing aerobic / resistance training but many track stars are "underweight". If he can do sports, his weight's probably ok. ...Read more