Our expert says:
Hi Pam, thank you for the question.
Our weight is not usually measured against our ages but rather against our height, from which a ratio is obtained known as the Body Mass Index (BMI). More information may be obtained on health24.com’s web page at: http://www.health24.com/dietnfood/ and furthermore one can calculate ones BMI at http://www.health24.com/dietnfood/Weight_Centre/15-51-90.asp .
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