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Ten Steps For A Teen Guy To Get Muscular
Find a taller girl more easily, so my question is, how to get osteoporosis earlier, in order to lose a couple of inches, what to do?
Yes: The expected kids stature from these 2 would be the average of their height + 2.5 inches for males(5ft 11in) & - 2.5 inches for a female(5ft6in) . If there is genetic height factors from other side of the family that did not make it into mom/dads expressed height, they can have taller kids. ...Read more
Depends: Most women finish growing taller at 16-17 or within 2 years of first menses. The hormones that control puberty trigger a growth spurt followed by a message to growth centers to finish.Once the growth centers close you are done.A single x-ray of your wrist/hand could be examined for growth centers.If open you could grow taller,if closed you are done.A balanced diet/proper rest and exercise help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Clarification needed: If you mean is it good for a 12 year old girl to do push ups and curl-ups, the answer is yes. If you mean is 17 pushups and 80 curl-ups a remarkable amount for a 12 year old girl to do, the answer is also yes, but she can progressively work on doing more as her tolerance increases. She may want to work with a trainer not to overdo it, because most 12 yr old girls are still growing. ...Read more
Best exercise for a teen girl? Who is trying to get a flat stomach. I don't know what's the best way?
Flat Stomach: For a flat abdomen eat healthfully ; be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. To tighten ab's do crunches, reverse crunches, exercise ball crunches, pelvic thrusts, lying leg raises, side bridge ; “bicycling” exercise on your back. Engage in regular aerobic exercise (i.e., running, swimming, nordic track, bicycling, kickboxing, walking, cross country skiing, hiking, etc.). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Prevent Spread: Exact tx based on extent of infection with minimal tx including topical antibiotic therapy and cleaning w/ hibiclens/betadine. See physician if fever or abcess. Keep lesions covered in public. No shared towels, contact surfaces or personal use items. Commercial surface cleaners approved for staph protection available for fitness facility. ...Read more
No legal age limit.: There has been no legal age limitation although traditional thought to have children before vasectomy continues exerting its influence to many people's mind. That is understandable, but carries no legal weight to preclude vasectomy. So, it can be done for teens if ... Or for the elderly to prevent epididymitis... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: A visit to a your doc or urologist can provide some access to testing. A person can be shooting blanks, or not. If you are concerned check it out. It is not uncommon for normal people to take 6 mo to a year to accomplish a pregnancy, so if you have only been trying for a little while, you might just give it some time. ...Read more
Yes Heredity is the: major cause of balding. Female-pattern baldness occurs as hair thins. Male-pattern baldness leads to bald spots & receding hairline. Other causes: Alopecia,Ringworm infection, scarring alopecia (from conditions like Lichen planus, Lupus & Sarcoidosis), hormonal changes (menopause, pregnancy, childbirth), thyroid imbalance, excess Vit. A intake, certain medications, trichotillomania & a significant ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Fertilty begins to decline in the mid 30s, but you definitely have the opportunity to get pregnant in your 40s. ...Read more
No set time: Almost all healthy young males have some pubic hair (which follows testicular enlargement) on their 15th birthday. Soon afterwards, junior will have a nocturnal emission and/or discover to bring himself to have an ejaculation. If things are late, a good physical exam and history are in order, observation for a time, followed by junior taking part in his own decisions about possible rx. ...Read more
Many: In the first 12 months of live, babies get vaccines to protect them from: diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, hepatitis b, streptococcus pneumoniae, rotovirus, polio, haemophilus influenzae type b and influenza. Each of these diseases are still present somewhere and will quickly make a comeback, resulting in severe illness and death, if people choose not to vaccinate. Keep your baby healthy! ...Read more
I am a 38 year old male going to a urologist for the first time for a non STI epididymitis exam. Can you tell me what will the first exam be like and ?
Male genital exam: The doctor will examine your genitals, including gently feeling the testicles. Maybe a digital (finger) rectal examination of your prostate. Collection of urine for testing. Maybe an ultrasound exam of the testicles. Altogether pretty much painless, except massaging the prostate is uncomfortable, but not all that bothersome for most men. ...Read more
Please explain if it is possible to get a growth plate injury at around 18 years of age for a female?
Unlikely: The vast majority of growth plates have fused by the time a female is 18 ...Read more
If it hurts: A good way to get her started is to let her sit in warm water in a tub and let her pee.The warm water helps relax the pelvic muscles and an episode or 2 in the tub will allow her to pee without discomfort . She is then likely to resume normal activity in voiding. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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