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I'm 25 and a male, my height is 5 feet 6 inches. What should be ideal weight ?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Check your bmi

Use a BMI calculator to know.
SEE: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/educational/lose_wt/BMI/bmicalc.htm. BMI Categories:
Underweight = <18.5 * Normal weight = 18.5–24.9 * Overweight = 25–29.9 * Obesity = BMI of 30 or greater

In brief: Check your bmi

Use a BMI calculator to know.
SEE: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/educational/lose_wt/BMI/bmicalc.htm. BMI Categories:
Underweight = <18.5 * Normal weight = 18.5–24.9 * Overweight = 25–29.9 * Obesity = BMI of 30 or greater
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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: 115-150 pounds

Your weight should be between 115-150 pounds.
Aim to keep it around 130 pounds.
Have a healthy diet, exercise, drink plenty of water, have safe sex. Wish you good health!

In brief: 115-150 pounds

Your weight should be between 115-150 pounds.
Aim to keep it around 130 pounds.
Have a healthy diet, exercise, drink plenty of water, have safe sex. Wish you good health!
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