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Doctor insights on: A 10 Year Old Girl Feeding Her Baby Brother

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What amount should a 5'0 (155cm) 10 year old girl weigh?

What amount should a 5'0 (155cm) 10 year old girl weigh?

See growth Chart: You can use the Center For Disease Control Growth Charts to check height, weight, BMI & head circumference for child’s age and gender. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm. ...Read more

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Is it safe for my 10-year-old girl to wear tampons?

Is it safe for my 10-year-old girl to wear tampons?

Yes: With proper supervision, most girls can safely use tampons at any age. ...Read more

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What would cause a 10 year old girl to constantly blink. She's always sitting there blinking its not little blinks. Is very noticeable?

What would cause a 10 year old girl to constantly blink. She's always sitting there blinking its not little blinks. Is very noticeable?

Tics vs Tourettes: This is not an uncommon thing for children to do. Sit down and really ask your daughter about her school, bullying, etc. And ask her teachers and principal if things are problematic at school. ...Read more

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My 10 year old girl snores is that normal?

My 10 year old girl snores is that normal?

Tonsils OSA: She may have large tonsils causing some narrowing of the airway and thus snoring at hight. I am more concerned if she is overweight, because that can cause another level of obstruction. As she's breathing at night, check for "pauses" of her breathing, even count with a second hand on your watch. Any pause of more than 20 seconds is definitely not normal.Is there a " snap" as the airway opens? ...Read more

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How much should a 10 year old girl pee per day?

How much should a 10 year old girl pee per day?

6-8: Minimum 3-4x a day. Otherwise, 6- 8 x a day. ...Read more

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My 10 year old girl has chronic bronchitis ...What to give her ...Is it dangerous?

My 10 year old girl has chronic bronchitis ...What to give her ...Is it dangerous?

Chronic bronchitis: Reactive airway. Asthma- needs to be managed under the care of your pediatrician, pediatric allergist or pediatric pulmonologist. A family doctor if specialists are not available. Yes, it is dangerous if not treated. It is reversible and easily treated with inhaled/ oral steroids and bronchodilators. Maintenance and compliance are key to successful treatment. Go to er if having acute attack now. ...Read more

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Is 120 lbs. Considered overweight for five foot ten inch 10 year old girl?

Is 120 lbs. Considered overweight for five foot ten inch 10 year old girl?

No: The body mass index (bmi) for 5 ft 10 in height and 120 lb weight is 17.2. This is well in the normal range for a 10 year old female. It would be considered underweight for an adult. ...Read more

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Is aptheous ulcers in children linked with abcesses on gums on a 10 year old girl like her pediatric consultant has said?

Is aptheous ulcers in children linked with abcesses on gums on a 10 year old girl like her pediatric consultant has said?

Aphthous ulcers: It's hard to comment on your question because first, we cannot examine your child and secondly we can't be 100% sure exactly why your "pediatric consultant" actually said. Even intelligent, loving individuals sometimes don't hear and repeat everything accurately. The cause of true aphthous ulcers is not fully understood. It most likely is related to a combination of stress and local irritation. ...Read more

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10 year old girl. With chest pain 3 pacs and 7 vecs. Ekg shows borderline rythym. Strip was for 90 sec. Do i need to worry. What to do. Please help me?

10 year old girl. With chest pain 3 pacs and 7 vecs. Ekg shows borderline rythym. Strip was for 90 sec. Do i need to worry. What to do. Please help me?

Consult Ped Cardiolo: We do not have nough information to advice you.We don't know what you mean by borderline rythym.She is 10 years old with pacs and vecs you should consult a pediatric cardiologist to find out what is going on with her. ...Read more