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How can I gain weight and height 13 year old boy?

How can I gain weight and height 13 year old boy?

Diet and exercise: Teenagers experience a growth acceleration in height and weight, which is influenced by overall health. Good nutrition, a balanced diet and daily exercise will help. ...Read more

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What is the average height of a late 13 year old boy?

What is the average height of a late 13 year old boy?

Wow!Almost anything!: There's huge range of normal sizes for13-year old boys...On the cusp of puberty for some, late for others. There is a 13-year old in my pediatric practice only 4'7"; another, almost 6 feet! go to cdc website @ www.Cdc.Gov; type "growth charts" in the search box at the right upper corner of this webpage; click thru the menus until see boys charts geared for age13. Plot your son. He's probably ok. ...Read more

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What is the average weight for a 13 year old boy that is 5 feet tall?

What is the average weight for a 13 year old boy that is 5 feet tall?

Calculate BMI here: Less than the 5th percentile are considered underweight; Between the 5th percentile and less than the 85th percentile are at a healthy weight; In the 85th percentile to less than the 95th percentile are considered overweight. Here's a BMI calculator for your child: http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/HealthyKids/ChildhoodObesity/BMI-in-Children_UCM_308993_Article.jsp#.WTdkjWgrKUk ...Read more

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What is the average weight and height for a 13 year old girl? Her race is.. American, irish, german, french, indian, and english.

What is the average weight and height for a 13 year old girl? Her race is.. American, irish, german, french, indian, and english.

Average: Average height is 61.75 in (157 cm) and weight is 106 lb (47 kg). You can download a chart with growth information by age and gender from the cdc site. See :www.Cdc.Gov/growthcharts. ...Read more

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What is the normal height for a 13 year old boy?

What is the normal height for a 13 year old boy?

Wow!Almost anything!: There's a huge range of normal sizes for13-year old boys...On the cusp of puberty for some, late for others. There is a 13-year old in my pediatric practice only 4ft7in; another, 6 feet! go to cdc website @ www.Cdc.Gov; type 'growth charts' in the search box at the right upper corner of this webpage; click thru the menus until see boys charts geared for age13. 50th %tile is "average". ...Read more

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What is the right weight for a 13 year old boy?

What is the right weight for a 13 year old boy?

Depends on height.: Use a body mass index chart online to input age and height. You will see a range of normal weights and the cutoff for underweight and overweight. Average weight is about 100 lb, but this is for an average height of 5'1". ...Read more

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What is the avarage wieght for a male 5'8 13 year old boy?

What is the avarage wieght for a male 5'8 13 year old boy?

144 pounds: CDC growth charts published in 2000 based on the U.S. Population data gives the height of a 13 yr old boy of 68" at 95th percentile. So the 95th percentile in weight of a 13 yr old boy can be easily read off the graph as 144 pounds. And that's not gross! ...Read more

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What is the typical weight for a 13 year old boy who is 6'0?

What is the typical weight for a 13 year old boy who is 6'0?

145 to 180: 150 to 180 pounds falls into the 20 to 25 recommended BMI. Certainly at 13, we'd expect him to be at the LOW end of this! ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight for a 13 year old boy? He is 5' 8" and currently 156.2lbs. Also, can you please give me a very detailed diet for him.

What is a healthy weight for a 13 year old boy?  He is 5' 8" and currently 156.2lbs.  Also, can you please give me a very detailed diet for him.

97%ile: He's in the 97th percentile. That means that 97% of boys the same age are shorter and lighter that he is. A good diet includes all the typical food groups: meats, fish, dairy, vegetables, fruits, complex carbs, avoidance of "junk" food. From his measurements he seems a vey healthy kid. ...Read more

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What's the fastest way to lose weight for a 13 year old boy?

What's the fastest way to lose weight for a 13 year old boy?

Teen age weight: The best way to loose weight is with control of diet and exercise. For most teens the fastest way to do this is to cut out sugary beverages from their diet (soda, juice, coffee drinks, gatorade, etc). From one 12oz sugary drink each day in addition to all the regular foods a person will gain almost 20lbs per year! cut that out and fast weight loss. Healthy weight loss is 1-2lbs/week. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about the best way to lose weight for a 13 year old boy?

Can you tell me about the best way to lose weight for a 13 year old boy?

Is he obese or : Overweight? If yes, i would consult with his physician. If he is not overweight - please discourage weight loss just to be skinny. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. 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. Encourage him to do a mix of cardio workouts. ...Read more

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Is it good for a 13 year old boy to exercise (weight training and cardio)?

Is it good for a 13 year old boy to exercise (weight training and cardio)?

Sure, but...: Of course a 13 year old should exercise, and exercise for all of us should contain both "weight" and "cardio". This should not even be considered exercise, but a part of good lifestyle. Now if you are asking about formal, heavy duty weight training, it can be done by age 13 but should be under the supervision of someone used to working with growing teens to avoid overuse which can occur with teens. ...Read more

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What would an ideal weight loss in pounds be for a 13 year old boy 5ft1in weighing 136lbs?

What would an ideal weight loss in pounds be for a 13 year old boy 5ft1in weighing 136lbs?

Children Obesity: He should be almost 105 lbs based on his height. Low fat diet (no fast food) and swimming; walking; jugging; running; playing basketball; tennis; etc. Providing that they will be done regularly as a change in his life style, will help him to lose weight. He has to weigh himself only once a week and lose at least 1 lb/wk. I assume that he has normal thyoid tests with no other medical conditions. ...Read more

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Hello, I'm a 13 year old boy, with a possible sprained ankle, and I wondered the severity of it. Swollen, no weight bear,instable.. I think, can'twalk?

Hello, I'm a 13 year old boy, with a possible sprained ankle, and I wondered the severity of it. Swollen, no weight bear,instable.. I think, can'twalk?

Time for a visit: At your age you are more likely to have a chip fracture of growth plate injury in the bones of the lower leg than a sprain. Elevate it when you can and keep it cool for the 1st 48 hours to reduce pain and swelling.However, you need to be examined and possibly an an x-ray to determine the proper therapy. ...Read more

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Average height for 13 year old male & 14 year old male?

Average height for 13 year old male & 14 year old male?

See below: At thirteen the average male is 61 & 1/2 inches (156cm) at 14 he is 64&1/2 inches (164 cm). ...Read more

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What is the average height for a 13-year-old guy?

What is the average height for a 13-year-old guy?

5'1" to 5'4": Is the average height for 13 year old boy. That is not the same as a normal height for a 13 year old boy. There is a bigger range for normal. ...Read more

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My son is 13 year old and his body weight is 105kg with a height of 166cm. What kind of exercise will help him to reduce his weight?

My son is 13 year old and his body weight is 105kg with a height of 166cm. What kind of exercise will help him to reduce his weight?

Reduce calories.: To lose weight, one needs to take in less calories than the body uses, or it is stored as fat. The best way to achieve this is to do a combination of eating less and moving more. With any exercise plan, esp for a teen, it is best to pick something that is enjoyable, inexpensive, social and readily available or it will feel like punishment. ...Read more

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How much calories should my 13 year old child need to eat to maintain his weight?(boy) he weighs 113 and he is 5'3.

Calories: A teenage boy needs 2200-3200 calories per day depending on how active he is and at what stage of development he is. He should be eating a balanced diet and not getting the majority if those calories from junk food and fast food. A growing child needs plenty of calcium and vitamin d, so if he isn't getting enough dairy, have him take 1-2 calcium supplement(s). ...Read more

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How much should a 13 year old weight and hight if normal?

How much should a 13 year old weight and hight if normal?

Use a growth chart: There are growth charts for kids 0-18. You can find them online. They compare you to others you age. Sometimes you need yoour bmi. There are bmi calculators online. Also, consider your family history. A growth spurt may happen early or later. Ethnicity may also affect body type and height. There is a big range of "normal" among teens. If you have concerns, talk with your doctor. ...Read more

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