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How Much Exercise Is Too Much For An Average Fifteen Year Old Boy
Varies: For a healthyb15 y.O boy there is no such thing as too much exercise. As long as you are not having continuous pain from your knees, hips, ankles or muscles there is no restriction. Do as much as you want, but do no harm based upon how you feel each day. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Probably 50-70: Depends on how much exercise /physical activity he gets. But a true resting hr for the average adolescent male probably runs 50-70. For those who do sports, it can be lower, into the 40's. I grew up playing competitive sports, and at that age through my early 20's mine was about 40-42. If its considerably faster, say 90 or greater, i would seen by a pediatric cardiologist. ...Read more
How much exercise is too much for a 15 year old girl? Is burning off 1000 calories a day too much?
Which is a good wieght range for a fifteen year old boy who is 6, 3 and that works out 5 times a week?
basics of Raynaud's: The disease is due to spasm of the muscular lining of blood vessels as a result of temperature extremes. 15 years old is quite young for occurrence and i would look for other reasons. Simply because color changes occur with temperature in our skin is not raynaud's. I would look for other reasons before jumping on this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What vitamin over-doses would be most harmful to a fifteen-year-old boy? Please list as many possible!
A, D, E, B6, Iron: One can consume too much of the fat-soluble vitamins a, d & e, but one has to take massive amounts to get into trouble. Taking 25, 000 units of a for many months can be toxic. Vit d toxicity has not been reported with doses under 40, 000 iu/day. Doses of e over 1500 iu/day may cause bleeding. B6 over 250 mg/day can cause neuropathy. While not a vitamin, over 1000 mg of elemental iron is dangerous. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Growth curve chart: During the teen age years, there is a natural acceleration of growth in height and weight. The growth curves for his age are available online and at his pediatrician's office. If he is following a curve for his height, then he would be expected to achieve his adult height at around 18-20 years of age. By checking his growth chart, you can estimate this information. ...Read more
I am a worried 15 year old boy with lots of questions and I can't go to anyone I need you can you help?
This is the: place, but ask only one question at a time ...Read more
What to do if i'm a 15 year old boy at about 5'6" and am only growing an inch a year. Will i grow any taller?
Please: Consider having an adult or someone who is at least 16 years old ask this question for you. You need to be at least 16 years old to post questions on healthtap. Thanks. ...Read more
What do you suggest if i'm a 15 year old boy at about 5'6" and am only growing an inch a year. Will i grow any taller?
Not much: If you started puberty at the same time as your friends, and have only grown 1 inch the past year, chances are you have only a little more to go if any.An xray of your wrist and hand can be examined for open growth centers and that will predict whether your long bones have potential to grow more. ...Read more
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