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Child Height Weight Predictor
Simple measures: Expected height from parent stature is equal to the average parent height (m+d/2) + 2.5 inches for males, -2.5 in for girls. Grandparent height is not used but may point to variations in accuracy of the method. This is only a basic predicted height. Some very tall or very short people come from normal sized parents, & a life's medical & nutritional issues can slow the growth of anyone. ...Read more
Long-term effects: Of stimulants on growth have been studied. With methylphenidate products, a 1/2" & 1/2 lb. & with amphetamines, 1" & 1lb difference from projected ht. & wt. Were seen. Suppressed appetite may occur early on, with the lowest point ~ 3rd mo. Of treatment. I follow bmi instead of ht & wt. The heaviest kids lose the most weight. 5th-85th%ile is normal, 25th-75th%ile is average., 85th-95th% overweight. ...Read more
No: There is also a weight for height graph that can tell if the child weighs more than he should for his height. But a child could be -for example-25% height and 50% weight and still fall within normal guidelines. Kids tend to change rapidly mad may get heavier just before a growth spurt, . If the doctor says your child is overweight please take it seriously. Work on exercise ; eating habits. ...Read more
What is the height and weight for a child to go from an infant seat into a high back booster seat?
Depends: Each restraint system has a sticker on the body that details the ht &weight range for the seat. Kids should rear face until @ least 2y or longer to protect their neck from spinal cord injury. Boosters with improved integrated 5 pt harness are available up to 60-85 lb which remain the best protection in a roll over or t bone crash. You never get to pick your type of crash. ...Read more
Hi I'm 22 yo female I'm 5'3 height and 100 lbs wheight people say I lookIke a 13 yo child I'd this has something to do with my wheight??
Growth: Per the CDC, she is at the upper end of normal for both stature and weight. However, a single point on the growth curve does yield as much data as many points over the course of her life. Her pediatrician should be able to tell you if she has always followed the upper growth curves, or if this is a new finding. ...Read more
My child is 3yrs old and wt is near to 12kg. And her ht is 92cm. Is this ideal weight and height for a girl?
See Image attached.: Your child is right along the 10th % line for curve for both. So the height and weight match up. But what that means is your daughter is taller and heavier than 1 out of 10 girls her age. Every child grows at different rates. Other factors to consider are her parents heights and growth curves as well. ...Read more
My daughter is small in weight and height as a 21 month old she rarely ever gets sick and is a very happy child what are her chances of having cf
CF growth: Cystic fibrosis is an inherited disease and is associated with a wide variety of clinical symptoms and presentations. A CF sweat test is a test that analyzes sweat to determine the amount of chloride (a component of salt) in the sweat. It is usually performed at the local CF center. If there is a concern about her weight and height, it is a test that should be considered. Cff. Org is a good source. ...Read more
I am a married girl and I have no child my problem is that my weight is 71kg and my height is 5.2 I want to loss my weight please give some suggestion?
Being overwieight has many factors. The obvious ones are diet and physical activity. There are other factors that can be evaluated. Conditions such as pcos, and Insulin resistance can often create a hormonal imbalance that can cause weight gain. Pcos specifically can also cause infertility and the inability to ovulate. Hypothyroidism is another condition.
hormones. ...Read more
Growth charts: Your child's pediatricain should be able to give you a copy of he growth chart or if you ask him or her they can give you a blank one as well and you can track the growth on it as the child growsa, every visit tothe docotr you can ask for the height, wigth and head circumference if applicable for age. ...Read more
What to be given to the child of 3 to 10 yrs to increase their height, weight n immunity power? Plzzz telle food items if possible.
Hai, I am 34, I have one child (11), my problem is my weight was only 38, my height is 165cm please give me a suggestion to gain weight without medici?
I have twins a boy n girl of12 yrs. In weight n height they r lesser then a normal child. How to improve there health any medicine?
Probably normal: Especially since you have twins and both of them are lower on the growth curve for height and weight this is likely a normal pattern of growth. You would still need to have a discussion with you pediatrician to make sure, but there a certain number of kids who are above or below the curves and it is a normal pattern of growth. ...Read more
I want to reduce weight. Is any medicine wich help in reducing weight my height 6 feet wt 105 kg. Fm child hood I was not over weight.
See Dr., and then...: Helpful weight loss diets have natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Examples include carrots, celery, and iceberg lettuce (little/no salad dressing). When shopping for fruits, buy small ones no bigger than a tennis ball, because fruits have sugar. Drinks without calories include water and green tea. A calorie is a calorie, but surely avoid sugar & simple starch calories. ...Read more
Repeat question with more personal details, I'm 34 with low sex drive. Have a child from previous marriage fit and healthy ideal weight for height?
Weight - 216 pounds age - 35 height - 5.6 hypothyroidism - can I get pregnant now and give birth to a healthy child?
When blood tests on: Therapy in normal range, yes.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is it normal for a 14 month old child to have only 2 teeth? The baby is on target with height, weight and developmental milestones. In fact he seems fairly bright. He just doesn't have more than 2 teeth. Thank you, worried grammie
Within norma limits: Some children teeth faster than others, some slower. Probably nothing to be concerned about. That said, make an appointment with a pediatric dental specialist to asses dent-facial growth and development, teething pattern, Fluoride balance, diet, oral hygiene, and so much more. Don't wait until age 2-3, please go now. ...Read more
Child's penis and testicle not growing? My son is 9 years old and large for his age (in height and weight) but I am concerned bc it seems as if his penis and testicles are not growing. I realize that he has not hit puberty yet, but they seem unusually sma
It: It is not unusual for a child's penis and testicles to appear smaller than "normal" at this age, especially if he is a large child (they can look relatively smaller). As long as the testicles are descended and palpably normal, there is no cause for alarm. As he goes through puberty in the next few years, he will hopefully thin out a bit, and the genitalia will also grow appropriately. That being said, sometimes a visit to a specialist can be reassuring to a child (and you!), since puberty might be a couple of years away. ...Read more
Variable with gender: This varies with gender and situation. The average height/weight for male 26.5"/17.5lb & female 26"/16lb. The expected range varies quite a bit with shorter kids weighing less than longer. Range for both from 12.5-22lb and 24-28.5 ". You can download a growth chart and follow your kids parameters. See www. Cdc. Gov/growthcharts. ...Read more
My weight is 154 lbs and height 5''6'' is that fine or I need to loose... I am feeding my 5 months old baby?
Just a few lbs over: Since you are breastfeeding, I would not focus on losing wt. Instead, eat a healthy, balanced diet, take your prenatal vitamins, keep as active as possible, and continue to nurse your child. With these, the weight (10-15lbs) should come off nicely over time. Congrats on the new baby. Good luck. ...Read more
My baby was 3 kg when he was born n height is 49cm. He is now 3months oldthen what should be the height n weight?
59cm/5.3kg: You can download growth charts from the cdc website to follow you kids growth. Go to www. Cdc. Gov/growthcharts. ...Read more
My baby is in 75% percentile height and 25percentile weight.6 month old boy.17 lb at and 27.5 inch height. Is it normal?
Tough word - normal: Being thin and tall is perfectly fine if the child is growing along their growth curves normally. Make sure your pediatrician or FP doctor is measuring height and weight and plotting them on a growth curve. If the baby odd changing percentiles over time, you may need to intervene with nutritional or medical help. Check with your doctor on this! ...Read more
I'm 21yrs old I have 4 kids I weight 175 I just had a baby he is 2months I'm wondering if my weight is okay? . My height is 5'4.
My 22 months old baby boy weighs 11kgs but I don't know his height. What is the normal weight and height of babies at this age? He is very playfull.
For his age, 11 kg puts him in the 15th %ile; 15th %ile for height at that age would be 82 cm. Average (50%ile for 22-mo-old is 86 cm and 12.4 kg
interactive chart at following site can let u calculate these as needed: http://www. Medcalc. Com/growth/
just fill in the numbers/dates. ...Read more
I'm very thin, my height is 177cm bt weight is 53 too thin. I never put on weight ever since small. The only time I was conaider okay was during baby?
Baby is 4 months on the 6th. Weight she's in 90th (16.6 lbs) height 50th (24") and head 10th (39 cm). Her head was 34.3 @ birth, should I be concerned?
Normal Growth: Rough calculation: birth weight doubles in 4 months, triples in 1 year. If her birth wt. Were around 8 pounds, the current weight is ok, make sure you don't overfeed her. Her length is ok, birth length is on average 20 inches. Head circumference is usually 34 cm at birth, 40 cm at 3 months, 42.5 cm at 6 months, 45.5 cm at 1 year and 48 cm at 2 years. Head size depend mostly on family head size. ...Read more
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