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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Basics: As long as training avoids heavy power lifting that might disturb growth plates strength training is safe. When the kid has finished growing taller & ... Read More
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Moderation: Exercise in moderation like most other things in life. Have a healthy diet, exercise 30 minutes/day, drink plenty of water, have safe sex, no tobacco ... Read More

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not necessarily: Bad nutrition and lack of exercise can impair growth, while good nutrition and moderate exercise permits you to grow to your potential height. Extra w ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Healthy: In adolescents gradual increases in resistance weight is encouraged. Do more reps than a lot of weight. If you're in puberty take it easy, limit stra ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
Still largely unknow: We still do not know precisely, yet certain hormonal chemicals are well know to play a major role such as leptin, gpr54, kisspeptin and melatonin.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Usually: Weight lifting can be healthy. It is important that your doctor clears you to ensure that you have the health to lift weights. It is good to start out ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irwin Berkowitz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: All weight lifting needs to be supervised so that the correct technique is used. This will reduce the risk of injury. While your child is still acti ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No: Night sweats are just sweats at night, and day sweats are sweats in the daytime. That means any person with a febrile illness can have fever, chills, ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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CPP: This is true puberty. When the pituitary gland begins to secrete pubertal levels of lh and fsh which act on testes or ovaries to initiate testicular e ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Pediatrician : Is a good start and then referral off to an endocrinologist if required. All the best.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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True puberty: Cpp is what happens when the pituitary gland starts to secrete lh and FSH which stimulate the ovaries or testes to make hormones which cause breast de ... Read More

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