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Genetically set: Most likely there is little you can do to affect his final height at this point. He's already 16 1/2, and most growth plates are closing if not closed already. Growth hormone deficiency cannot be corrected at this point. There is a possibility he's one of those whose skeletal system is a little immature, and he may grow in college. Especially if there is a family history of "late bloomers". ...Read more
Weight loss: Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar & junk carbohydrates. Avoid alcohol, sweetened juices, soda & caffeinated beverages. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio & weight training. ...Read more
Self control: For many of us, this is easier said than done. All of us bring the lessons we learned at home into our adult relationships. It is difficult for a couple to change their style of managing conflict, but it's certainly possible (although as Dr. Friedlander states, it may require professional assistance). Work on mastering your own anger, avoid blaming, and work on being more flexible. More below ...Read more
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Sexually Active?: If yes, check for pregnancy which is the obvious reason for missing period. Otherwise, if still no period for another week, get yourself checked with your primary doctor for additional blood test etc. For other causes for delay in your menses. More history can help in giving additional suggestions. ...Read more
See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
Yes: Maintaining your relationship are more important than being right. To be a great lover, ask / watch and figure out what she likes the best and make sure she is fully satisfied. You won't understand each other but neither of you are the way you are just to be hateful. Criticism erodes love. Let her know that keeping her happy is the most important thing to u & she'll likely honor & obey. ...Read more
Had baby in aug. No cycle for sept or first part of oct. Had 3 full cycles in last 6 weeks. Normal?
I want to know when did I most likley conceve, I was 8 weeks and three days on the 20th August 2014?
July 7, 2014: Conception would have been around July 7, from having sex just before that day. Today is September 14, so the baby is 12 weeks today. The due date is March 29, but babies are usually not born exactly on their due dates, but instead are born anytime during those one or two weeks around their due dates. ...Read more
I 13 and I was last weighed in august and I was 210and now im 180 is that normal to lose 20lbs in 2months?
No: A general rule of tumb for weight loss is 1lb per week. It is possible to lose more per week although other things could explain your weight discrepency such as different scales, water weight and clothing. It is best to weigh onself at the same time of day on the same scale ...Read more
I'm Turning 17 in August does that mean the way my body is right now, is that way im going to stay as a grown up?
It depends: It depends upon you. Some girls are fully mture at your age, some are not. If you are menstruating, you are probably close to adult form ...Read more
Why so I feel so down? Today autumn just arrived in our country and it was cloudy all the day... This happens to me every year...
If the weather is: The ONLY cause, then check out Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). This is a condition triggered by shortening days and lower levels of ambient light reaching the eye, hence the brain. The condition looks like depression, some milder versions, some surprisingly heavier. Either way, see a psychologist for a dx. Treatment starts with accurate understanding of your condition. ...Read more
I take it monthly but I couldn't get it in the month of august but I got it two days before my 14 day and took two before my 14 day.
Need more info: I don't understand your question. Please rewrite it so that we know what you take monthly, what you couldn't get in August, etc. We would like to answer your question but don't know where to begin. Best wishes! ...Read more
What do you suggest if my wife had herbes zoaster last august 2012. she was treated with asyclovir tabs and injections and later on?
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I was using a shot method then I did sex on the 22 july and I was suppose to go get my next injection on the 9 of august but I didnt.
I'm sorry I'm not meaning to bother no one but if I was suppose to come on august the 19_ 2013 what day can I test on and this my last question.
HPT: If your period was due on august 19, it is now 12 days late. If you have been sexually active, I would encourage you to take a pregnancy test now. Take care. ...Read more