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Doctor insights on: Physical Growth And Development Of A 3 Year Old

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What is the level of speech development expected for a 16 months old boy born full term?

What is the level of speech development expected for a 16 months old boy born full term?

4-6 words: At 15 months of age we expect a child to have 4-6 words. They generally can follow simple commands, such as 'go get your shoes,' and can point to 2-3 body parts (eyes, nose, ears, belly button, etc.) Of course all children develop at their own pace. But a 16 month old who is not close to meeting these milestones should be evaluated by their doctor. ...Read more

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Is 8 inches growth in 3 years abnormal for a teen?

Is 8 inches growth in 3 years abnormal for a teen?

No: This is, in fact, quite normal.In fact it is about average for a normal pubertal growth. ...Read more

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What is the average height and weight for a 3 and half year old boy and what present should he be in ?

What is the average height and weight for a 3 and half year old boy and what present should he be in ?

It depends: Depends what his height and weight were when he was born. The average is different for different kids. The important issue is the rate of growth, if that is normal. Kids this age gain an average of 3 to 5 pounds per year and grow about 2.5 to 3.5 inches per year. ...Read more

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What is the ideal weight for a 15 year old girl that has a height of "5.3"?

What is the ideal weight for a 15 year old girl that has a height of "5.3"?

Weight calculation: The calculation for ideal body weight is 100 lbs for the first five feet, 5 lbs for each additional inch. For males, 106 lbs and 6 lbs for each additional inch. You may add or subtract ten percent. ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight for a 1yr. old girl 4ft. 11in. tall? And what is the range of healthy weights for her age, gender, and height?

What is a healthy weight for a 1yr. old girl 4ft. 11in. tall? And what is the range of healthy weights for her age, gender, and height?

No way: Your question says a 1 year old that is 59 inches tall. NO WAY. What is the correct age in years and months, and then we can answer. To answer your own question, go to CDC website and click on growth charts and you can see all the normal ranges of everything for her. ...Read more

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I'm a 19 year old male, 5'6" with a short spine. Dad is 5'11" mom is 5'2" I have a inseam of 33", same as dad, who is normal. Never had the pubertal growth spurt. Can I have a growth spurt in my spine?

I'm a 19 year old male, 5'6" with a short spine. Dad is 5'11" mom is 5'2" I have a inseam of 33", same as dad, who is normal. Never had the pubertal growth spurt. Can I have a growth spurt in my spine?

Very unlikely but...: I am sorry to tell you that most men stop growing around age 18- but occasionally some will grow until age 21 or so. Taking measures to increase your production of growth hormone might help, but if your growth plates have closed (like most 19 yo's) then you've reached your max. See "http://www.Thebodywellusa.Com/blog/dr-mike-carraghers-top-10-ways-to-increase-your-human-growth-hormone-hgh-levels". ...Read more

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If a boy is 14 and has facial and body hair and is 3 inches under predicted adult height can he grow 3 more inches?

If a boy is 14 and has facial and body hair and is 3 inches under predicted adult height can he grow 3 more inches?

Depends: on Tanner staging and stage of puberty, facial and body hair has several degrees of maturation, also predicted adult height is different for each person, pediatrician would be best to asses that and judge whether he needs further testing or he is following his expected growth curve, I would say he still has some height to achieve ...Read more

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What is the weight of a man having height 5'10 and age 31 years?

What is the weight of a man having height 5'10 and age 31 years?

Depends on the man: It completely depends on the man. If you are asking what the ideal body weight is, it will be between 155-160 kilograms. ...Read more

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For a girl, Is 7 inches in 3 years a growth spurt?

For a girl, Is 7 inches in 3 years a growth spurt?

No: It is normal growth.Your child is expected to grow about 2.5 inches per year or about 7-8 inches in 3 years . ...Read more

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What should be the normal weight of a 22 yr old girl with height 5"'1 inches.

What should be the normal weight of a 22 yr old girl with height 5"'1 inches.

See range below.: The healthy range for a 22 yo who is 5'1" is between 105 and 135lbs, with the ideal being 115lbs. That is based on the ideal body mass index of 22, with a range of 20-26 (25th-85th percentile). This does not take into account muscle mass or body build, which is also important to consider. If you are concerned about your weight, please discuss it with your doctor. ...Read more

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My son is twelve years old and 155 pounds. What is the ideal weight of a child at his age?

My son is twelve years old and 155 pounds. What is the ideal weight of a child at his age?

Weight : The ideal weight for his age would be also based on his height. What is his height? Growth charts are also available through the CDC that you can review for his age. ...Read more

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What is the average height of a 11 years 10 months boy and girl?

About 58 inches: For details see: www.Cdc.Gov/growthcharts and download your own forms to follow this issue. ...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