Doctor insights on:
How Much Should A 10 Year Old Girl Weigh
What causes 10 year old girl to have stretch marks on upper leg going around instead of up and down she is 10 yrs old about 5'4" tall and weighs 150lbs, she is very active in 7 different dance classes, plays softball, and all around very active kid.
Stretch : Stretch marks are quite common in adolescents. They are often seen after/during growth spurts, from exercise/sports/weightlifting, etc., and during rapid weight gain/loss. Ocassionally, they even occur without a known factor. There are some treatments available, including Retin-A and pulsed dye laser, which can be used in combination (read more about these below). I hope that helps a little. ...Read more
What would cause a 10 year old girl to constantly blink. She's always sitting there blinking its not little blinks. Is very noticeable?
Is aptheous ulcers in children linked with abcesses on gums on a 10 year old girl like her pediatric consultant has said?
Aphthous ulcers: It's hard to comment on your question because first, we cannot examine your child and secondly we can't be 100% sure exactly why your "pediatric consultant" actually said. Even intelligent, loving individuals sometimes don't hear and repeat everything accurately. The cause of true aphthous ulcers is not fully understood. It most likely is related to a combination of stress and local irritation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
A 10 year old girl(my neighbor) throw up dark yellow liquid+green pieces of rice about 3 times a day & unable to eat/drink. Why? Infectious to others?
I have a 10 year old girl who has been taken loratadine for a week and now she says she that her head hurts can I give tylenol (acetaminophen) or motrin?
Yes but: I suspect that her headache may be from nasal congestion which loratadine has no effect on. Consider trying a nasal steroid for a few days and see if this works better. Yes you can give her Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin but it will not be that effective if the nasal congestion is causing the problem. If no response to nasal steroid, see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Good weight for age: A 19 year old who is 5 feet tall should weigh between 100-1008 lbs. But it can vary with the bone structure as well. You should see your pediatrician to see what your growth curve has been like since childhood. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How much should a 5 year old girl weigh?
- How much should a 7 year old girl weigh?
- How much should a 15 year old 53 girl weigh?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- How much should a 2 year old weigh?
- How much should a 1 year old weigh?
- How much should a 7 year old weigh?
- How much should a 13 year old weigh?
- Talk to a pediatrician online