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What is the average cardiac calcium score for a male aged 35-45 regardless of overall health? Can a score be reduced with diet, exercise, & time?

What is the average cardiac calcium score for a male aged 35-45 regardless of overall health? Can a score be reduced with diet, exercise, & time?

Average is 0: At about age 53 approximately 50% of white males have cac > 0. Once calcium is detectable it really never goes down..."rock is rock". ...Read more

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My brother suddenly blackout and fall unconsciously for few secs. He has an average blood pressure of 150/90 at age 24. This has happened 2 times.

My brother suddenly blackout and fall unconsciously for few secs. He has an average blood pressure of 150/90 at age 24. This has happened 2 times.

Unconscious: Need detailed work up. This could be syncope or absence seizures. Need to rule out cardiac causes like arrhythmias, structural causes, or other causes like autonomic nervous system dysfunction, seizures etc. He has to undergo tests like ambulatory BP monitoring, ekg, echo, tilt table test, 24hr holter monitoring etc. If negative, need neurology work-up. Consult an md. ...Read more

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How many ectopic beats for people my age is the average? My heart sometimes almost normal, other times 15-45 ectopics/day I feel like I'm losing life

How many ectopic beats for people my age is the average? My heart sometimes almost normal, other times 15-45 ectopics/day I feel like I'm losing life

We don't usually: Take note of extra beats until they reach 10% or more of all beats. That would be about 8, 000 extras a day. If you are bothered a lot by yours you should see a health care provider, have them defined and then take treatment to eliminate them. Your life is not being lost. ...Read more

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What's the average sleep time?

What's the average sleep time?

Sleep duration: Average sleep time is 6-8 hours. If you feel like you have enough energy to complete your daily activities without the desire to nap, sounds like you are getting enough sleep. However if you are dragging your feet and need to drink caffeine to keep you going more sleep is recommended. ...Read more

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What is average age for menarche?

What is average age for menarche?

12 and 1/2: For african americans about age 12 and a few months. For whites about 12 and a half. There have been at least five different studies since 2000 which gave slightly different results. ...Read more

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What is my average weight for my age?

What is my average weight for my age?

No absolute answer: Depends on height too.
Your height in cm divided by the square of your weight in kgs must be between 18.5-25. ...Read more

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What is average age of sex for girls in the us?

What is average age of sex for girls in the us?

Not sure/likely <20.: Screening for cervical cancer with pap testing is recommended for women when they start sexual activity or at 20 years of age, whichever is first. Now a vaccine for hpv is offered, and girls can get that at an even younger age, so sexual activity probably starts well before age 20. ...Read more

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What age is average for puberty is teenage boys?

What age is average for puberty is teenage boys?

Range: male puberty: Boys can start any time after age 9 years old through about 13-14 years-old. On average, male puberty starts around age 11-12. ...Read more

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What is the average age of balding?

What is the average age of balding?

No average: There is no "average", as some men begin to lose hair early in life and others are buried with a full head of hair. Look at your parents and other family members to get a good estimate of what to expect. ...Read more

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What us the average age one quits growing at?

What us the average age one quits growing at?

Depends on gender: Women usually grow for the two years after menarche (1st period). Men grow more slowly, following their genetic inheritance, sometimes until 20 years old. Specifically, it depends when their hormones have closed down the growth plates in their bones. ...Read more

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What's the most destructive habit us humans have in this time and age?

What's the most destructive habit us humans have in this time and age?

Best Q I've seen: Toss up between #2 selfishness, but I vote for: #1 sinful pride. Arrogance - narcissism seems to be the most destructive and toxic from A to Z for humanity. Terrorists leaders are almost universally narcissistic / corrupt business folks with the power to ruin economies, ditto. Selfishness is horid and causes alot of pain in the world, but xs pride causes the destruction. ...Read more

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What is the average age for females to have a first child in the u.S.?

What is the average age for females to have a first child in the u.S.?

Tricky question: Nowadays you see girls having babies at 11 /13 14 years old. Hard to say. That is really more personal and depends on when you are ready to raise a child. ...Read more

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Average age to potty train?

Average age to potty train?

2-4 years: About 50 % of 2 year olds are mature enough to train, 75% of 3 year olds and 90 % of 4 year olds. ...Read more

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At what age are time outs effective?

At what age are time outs effective?

18mo to 2 yrs: Developmentally a child is ready to begin understanding the concept of time out between 18 months and 2 years. Make sure you use time outs immediately after the unwanted behavior happens, otherwise they are not effective. The length of the time out should be no more than the child's age in years. 2 yr old = 2 min time out. Sometimes it helps to set a timer to show the child how long it will be. ...Read more

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What is average age now for menarche?

What is average age now for menarche?

Dropping: The age at which a girl has the first period depend in several factors. Proper thyroid function and a certain ratio of body fat are necessary. With the increase in calories in modern society, this age is ever younger. In the U.S., for african american girls closer to 8.5 years old. For other ethnic groups it's closer to 9. ...Read more