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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Exercise Or Physical Activity (Definition)

Exercise is a physical activity that is completed to maintain or improve health. Benefits of exercise include weight maintenance, improving mood, increasing energy, preventing or controlling chronic diseases, promoting better sleeping, and improving sex life and libido. ...Read more


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Could you please describe how cellular respiration could be altered when you are performing vigorous exercise?

Could you please describe how cellular respiration could be altered when you are performing vigorous exercise?

Yes: When endurance type activities are done, cells use primarily aerobic metabolism which can be kept up for longer periods of time. When particularly rigorous exercise is done, the cells use anaerobic metabolism which produces a burst of energy at the expense of producing lactic acid and able to be sustained for a shorter time. ...Read more

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Are more boys or girls born in the U.S. each year?

Are more boys or girls born in the U.S. each year?

Slightly more boys: The current ratio is about 1.05 boys for every 1 girl. For more details, see "Human sex ratio" at Wikipedia or Births by Sex and Sex Ratio - Infoplease
www. Infoplease. Com › United States › U.S. Statistics › Birth. ...Read more

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Do boys or girls get polycythemia more?

Do boys or girls get polycythemia more?

Boys: Males are slightly more affected than girls, but not by much. Other risk factors include older age, and having a family history of the disease. ...Read more

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Are boys more prone to colic than girls?

Are boys more prone to colic than girls?

No: I agree that most infants with colic symptoms have underlying conditions/circumstances that can explain some of the symptoms. However, given the agreed definition, and the studies that have been done using that definition, most studies have found no significant relationship to gender. ...Read more

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Do girls experience asperger’s disorder differently?

Do girls experience asperger’s disorder differently?

Aspergers: Yes! They are a bit of a different breed. Here is my show on aspergers. Http://www. Youtube. Com/watch? V=xg1ngp1ngds

but be sure to buy this book on aspergirls. It is the best.
http://www. Amazon. Com/aspergirls-empowering-females-asperger-syndrome/dp/1849058261. ...Read more

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Are girls more likely to get appendicitis than boys?

Are girls more likely to get appendicitis than boys?

No: Girls have an equal likelihood of getting appendicitis as boys. They do have more at risk if their appendix is ruptured. Pus around the reoproductive organs in girls (tube and ovary) can cause scarring and possibly affect fertility. ...Read more

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How come more boys than girls have tourettes syndrome?

How come more boys than girls have tourettes syndrome?

Unknown: While it is true that tourette syndrome is 3-4 more times common in males than in females, it is not well understood why. This would indicate that their are genetic factors at play. It is important than anyone with symptoms of tourette syndrome be evaluated by a physician with experience and training in this field for the best outcome. ...Read more

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What is the normal age of puberty development for boys and girls?

What is the normal age of puberty development for boys and girls?

12-16 years: Puberty occurs between 9-14 years for most girls and 11-16 for boys. There is wide variation in when the puberty growth spurt occurs. Girls are usually done growing 2 years after their periods start and boys can grow til they are 20...And some in to their 20s. ...Read more

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How come it's excepted for teenage boys to masturbate but not teenage girls?

How come it's excepted for teenage boys to masturbate but not teenage girls?

Um, it IS...: Not sure who you are talking to or getting information from, but masturbation is a totally normal human activity for both men and women. It is simply a part of life and normal and expected and not a horrible thing or something to be ashamed of. There is no difference in this behavior for men or women other than the mechanics involved. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if it's in some peoples genes to have all boys or all girls?

Can you tell me if it's in some peoples genes to have all boys or all girls?

No: Everyone has the same chance of having a boy or a girl. It is 50% for a boy and 50% for a girl in any given preganancy, regardless of the number of boys or girls in previous pregnancies.-since a mother contributes an X chromosome and a father contributes a Y chromosome. ...Read more

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Which are more commonly born, boys or girls? My wife and I are expecting and she thinks the baby will be a girl and I think it will be a boy.

Which are more commonly born, boys or girls? My wife and I are expecting and she thinks the baby will be a girl and I think it will be a boy.

Boys: In the larger scheme of things, boys are born a little more frequently than girls. However, on an individual basis, some women may give birth to more babies of one gender, boys or girls. ...Read more

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In a person life, how many puberty do/can they go through? How many drastic appearance changes? Facial and body change? Is it same for boys and girls?

In a person life, how many puberty do/can they go through? How many drastic appearance changes? Facial and body change? Is it same for boys and girls?

Puberty: puberty happens once for everyone. It isn't the same for boys or girls. There is no specific time as to when it starts. That is why one boy may start to have facial hair at age 15 and another not until age 16. ...Read more

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Do baby boys or girls cry more?

Do baby boys or girls cry more?

No data: I know of no reliable data from any source that could address this issue. Infant studies in the 60's came up with pattern duration variations with age/development but did not single out sex. I doubt you could find a way to get this funded & published. Suffice it to say your kid probably cries more than you would like. ...Read more

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Do girls sleep better than boys?

Do girls sleep better than boys?

No: Gender has nothing to do with infant sleep. Bad sleep is usually caused by bad habits. Try to start a bedtime routine early and try to get your baby to fall asleep in the crib, by themselves. ...Read more

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Do boys or girls have more suicidal tendencies?

Do boys or girls have more suicidal tendencies?

Suicide & Gender: Statistics show that females attempt suicide more often than males, however males are more often successful with their attempts due to the lethality of their chosen method. No matter a person's gender or age it is important that people are aware of the warning signs of a person with suicidal ideations. ...Read more

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May girls exercise when they r in their periods?

May girls exercise when they r in their periods?

Certainly: It's fine to exercise during menstrual periods. Exercise often helps women feel better, improves energy, reduces pain & reduces pms. Athletic performance does not suffer. Some research suggests increased risk of knee injury during menses, but steps can be taken to reduce that risk. See www. Shape. Com/lifestyle/mind-and-body/exercise-and-your-menstrual-cycle-what-your-period-means-your-workout-schedu. ...Read more

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How many girls or women have different sized breasts?

How many girls or women have different sized breasts?

Breast asymmetry: Occurs in over 90% of women. Think of the breasts as "sisters", not "identical twins"! ...Read more

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Who loses baby teeth sooner, the boys or the girls?

Who loses baby teeth sooner, the boys or the girls?

Girls: Girls tend to loose their teeth earlier and get their permanent teeth earlier than boys. However this can vary by child. ...Read more

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I have had protected and unprotected sex with 23 different girls. What are the chances that may have a STD. I haven't gotten checked yet.

I have had protected and unprotected sex with 23 different girls. What are the chances that may have a STD. I haven't gotten checked yet.

Safer sex needd: My friend, your really playing with fire. Your really asking for something that may not go away with a few antibiotic pills. Additionally...your putting a lot of young girls health and lives in peril. Use a condom please. Not only is HIV a REAL concern here...but so is Hep C, syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, herpes, genital warts and HPV. ...Read more

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Why are some men not able to have sons and have girls? And why are some men able to have boys but not girls or some can have both?

Why are some men not able to have sons and have girls? And why are some men able to have boys but not girls or some can have both?

Coin flip: There are 2 sex chromosomes and sperm carry either the one for a male or female. They can't carry both. The 2 possible outcomes are as random as a coin flip. Heads or tails each time. You don't alternate with conception any more than you can with a coin flip. Yes it can come up heads or tails several times in a row. My gggrandfather had 10 boys and 2 girls. It helped with the farm. ...Read more

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My daughter is not able to cope with her girls age 1 and age 3. Will it be too hard on them if each week they go between 3 different homes for care?

My daughter is not able to cope with her girls age 1 and age 3. Will it be too hard on them if each week they go between 3 different homes for care?

No free lunch: Stability in care givers tends to have positive influence on children especially at young age. However in your daughters case that is a luxury and may not be possible. Keeping kids with a mother who is unable to cope and may get frustrated may be more injurious to their psyche. ...Read more

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Is enuresis more common in boys or girls?

Is enuresis more common in boys or girls?

Boys: Night-time enuresis is somewhat more common boys for unknown reasons, until adulthood when, although uncommon, is more common in females. Boys also tend to train later than girls. Parents of either sex, who had nocturnal enuresis commonly pass this on to their children, approximately 25% for one parent, 50-80% if both parents wet. ...Read more

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Do boys lose virginity earlier than girls?

Do boys lose virginity earlier than girls?

No: About same time. Some boys earlier than others. Same for girls. ...Read more

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Wjy do preteen girls get such crushes on cute boys?

Wjy do preteen girls get such crushes on cute boys?

Because they can: Why do preteen boys get crushes on cute girls? Why do men and women or sometimes men and men or other times women and women fall in love? That is what we humans do. ...Read more

Breathing (Definition)

Breathing is the way we take in oxygen and expel carbon dioxide (co2) through out lungs. When our lungs expand we take fresh air in that contains oxygen and then when our lungs ...Read more