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Explanation : Girls at 11years old can be small or tall , and variation of weigh between 55 lb to100 approximately, with hight between 48 to 58 inches. Very important to know how toll your parents. Your pediatrician can explain it to you. Be well. ...Read more
Hmmm....: The pain with first sex idea is overdone. If a woman has a healthy vulva and vagina; if she is very stretchy; if she is happy and relaxed, with lots of natural lubrication; if a guy enters at a good angle, at the right spot; if he moves with small motions until she is well-lubricated and stretched out; there may be little or no hymen tearing nor bleeding. Also, pain is as much mental as physical. ...Read more
Consult time: It is time to discuss this with your PCP or move on to seeing a urologist, who specializes in the urinary tract.In your area, a OBGYN might also handle similar problems. You can call around and talk with the office staff to see. Some testing is needed, but there are things that can be done to help you. ...Read more
Why ? : Early introduction of solids is a throw back to the 1940's-1960's when breast feeding was discouraged & home made formulas proved inadequate for nutrition. Breast milk or current formulas are all a baby needs for the first year. Solids can be added to transition to table foods but should wait until the kid can sit up & participate in the feeding. (6mo) ...Read more
Not reliably: What is true is 4-5% of all pregnancies at any age have unexpected outcomes.Premature birth, cleft palate, newborn sickness, etc. After 35 you add about 1% to that risk for the effect of advancing age on the risk of a chromosome defect. All pregnancies have some risk, but proper prenatal care can reduce these to a significant degree. ...Read more
When me and my wife try to have a kid is there a shot she can take to make it a girl bec we don't won't a boy.if so is shot safe ?
Myself and my girl friend have been trying to have a baby for the past 6 months, and we haven’t been able to. What should we do to make it happen?
Conception: Please make an appointment to see your care provider for preconception counseling and to make sure your partner is doing everything to optimize her health prior to pregnancy, including taking prenatal vitamins. In general, there's some evidence that wearing boxers instead of briefs for men may increase sperm motility and numbers, and having sex around the days of ovulation helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes but . .: Generally marriage in Western countries implies a commitment of the male partner to care for the female partner through the stresses of life. Historically the economic partner has been the male and thus this commitment comes from the male. As ordinary sexual mores change, instances of the female asking first are becoming common. This is not traditional. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Coccyx pain: A few reasons for coccyx pain include local trauma (falling onto bottom), pressure like sitting on a hard chair for a long time or horseback riding, childbirth can cause coccyx pain and rarely there can be tumors or infection in the area. If it's persisting and not improving, please see your doctor for a checkup! ...Read more
Calculate your BMI: Assuming average activity level, body mass index (bmi) is a good measurement of "too skinny or heavy." ideal bmi ranges from 18.5 to 25. Bmi <18 is too skinny, 25-30 is overweight, 30-35 is obese, >35 magnifies the medical consequences of obesity. Teenagers that are too skinny are also at medical risk--for impaired growth, delayed puberty, etc. For example, a 5'6" girl should weight 121-150 lbs. ...Read more
No guarantees: Despite all the things you may read, do or hear about having a child of one sex or the other, the fact is that there is no way to increase your chances or guarantee that you will have one or the other sex of child. The same old is still true today. To have a girl, have intercourse during fertile time (ovulation) of the mother, then you have a roughly 50% chance of having a girl! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Underweight: At any age, a girl of this height and weight would be considered underweight. You can look to the cdc website for information for growth information including a growth chart that permits one to plot growth and height parameters by age and gender.See www.Cdc.Gov/growthcharts. ...Read more