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how much is just right?

I am five foot two and weigh 101 lbs.  I was at 97 would like to go back to 97 I am 47 years old female small stature.
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649848 tn?1534637300
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You are actually underweight at 101; 97 would put you even more so and it's only a difference of 4 pounds.  

I checked a height/weight chart and here's what I found for your height -- of course, your age also has something to do with it, but this chart does not consider age.  

Height                       Small Frame              Medium Frame             Large Frame
  5'2"                             108-121                     118-132                       128-143

I would not advise you losing any weight, since you are already underweight.  

Good luck.
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