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Doctor insights on: Physical Growth And Development From One To Three Years

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Is it too late to promote growth and development at 17 years old by healthy lifestyle? For 1 year I have been stressed out, not sleeping/eating well..

Is it too late to promote growth and development at 17 years old by healthy lifestyle? For 1 year I have been stressed out, not sleeping/eating well..

Never too late: Hi. I would recommend adopting a healthy lifestyle at ANYTIME in life. Height growth ends relatively early in life, but many facets of growth and development never end, and healthy lifestyle helps everything. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can creatine have any negatiev affect on body growth and development for a 14 year old?

Can creatine have any negatiev affect on body growth and development for a 14 year old?

Probably not: I would not want my 14 year old child taking this supplement. Having said that, there is no strong evidence that it would affect growth. ...Read more

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Hi docs, would drinking alcohol once a year affect muscle growth and development?

Hi docs, would drinking alcohol once a year affect muscle growth and development?

Not unless that: Drinking lasted most of the year. Single episodes of alcohol consumption have very limited permanent effects, unless the person drinks to the point of alcohol poisoning or has severe underlying problems. It certainly should not effect ultimate muscle growth. Some people are very sensitive and get muscle inflammation with even slight exposure, but this is rare. ...Read more

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Can drinking alcohol once a year affect muscle growth and development?

Can drinking alcohol once a year affect muscle growth and development?

Short answer is no.: Once a year drinking should not. As you are a 33 yo male, hopefully you are well past puberty and legal drinking age is beyond puberty and growing ages for children in the USA. ...Read more

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How can growth and development be measured in children?

How can growth and development be measured in children?

Growth/development: Doctors measure a child's height or length (depending on age), head size, and weight at every well visit and plot it on a standardized chart to tack growth. Doctors also have a set of standardized normal tasks and activities that children should be able to do around specific ages (example: sitting up at age 6 months). Check out this site for more info: http://www.Cdc.Gov/ncbddd/childdevelopment. ...Read more

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Meaning of growth and development in the field of psychology?

Meaning of growth and development in the field of psychology?

Please clarify: Please clarify what you mean by "meaning, " "growth, " and "development." are you referring to the growth and development of the field of psychology itself, or growth and development as an aspect of human mental experience? ...Read more

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What are the effects of diet and exercise on growth and development?

What are the effects of diet and exercise on growth and development?

Diet and exercise: Good diet and exercise patterns will facilitate growth and development. Inadequate diet and exercise will have the other effects and inadequate nutrition especially can cause severe growth and developmental deficiencies. ...Read more

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How can muscular dystrophy affects someone's growth and development?

How can muscular dystrophy affects someone's growth and development?

Depends on which one: Muscular dystrophy is a generic description of several different diseases causing similar symptoms. Some present early in life (as a newborn), others in toddler or early childhood. Some may even present in adulthood (some forms of congenital myotonic dystrophy). Start Here: http://mda.org/ ...Read more

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What factors affect human growth and development?

What factors affect human growth and development?

Genetics + environ-: ment, including prenatal environment. The ongoing interaction of an infant, toddler, child or teen with his or her environment, e.g., parents, family. & community, determines his or her developmental trajectory. This transactional theory of development removes the question of nature vs. nurture. ...Read more

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What factors influence child growth and development?

What factors influence child growth and development?

Genetic, epigenetic,: biological & environmental factors interact to determine developmental trajectory. Translational research, the study of how the latter 2 factors trigger physical & behavioral expression of both normal & altered genes, may reveal ways to modify pre- & post-natal environmental & physical factors for all babies' optimal development, as whole genome testing will soon be affordable for clinical use. ...Read more