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What Can I Do If My Twins Seem Under Weight
Check growth charts: If a singleton baby, or twins, or even triplets seem underweight, the accurate way to see if something is a problem is for the doctor to plot out the baby(s) on growth charts. The charts compare length, weight, and head size as babies grow over time. If a baby is truly underweight, the doctor will look to see if the baby is not getting enough calories, is not digesting the food well, etc. . . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Corrected age is : Used till age 2 (40 weeks - gestational age). Velocity of growth of head, wt. & length& wt.-for-length ratio matters > than being. ...Read more
How can one unhealthy type person 5"7" be less weight then a fit 5"5"1/2 person? She's 5"7"-130ish I'm 5"51/2 150 and dropping. we're twins
Not just weight: Many other factors go into determining whether one is healthy or not. Diet, exercise, smoking, alcohol use, job, stress, general outlook and happiness in life, mental health issues, healthy personal relationships, owning a pet, job satisfaction, spiritual growth and development....and many more. ...Read more
Im a 21 year old female, roughly around 5"3 in height and im 150 pounds. Is that bad? I had twins 2 years ago and never seemed to lose any weight
BMI: Your calculated BMI is 26.6. This is a measurement that takes into consideration your height and weight. Ideally it should be between 19-24.99. So you are not obese based on this but somewhat overweight. Get involved in a exercise routine and start including healthy items to your diet( fruits. vegetables, fish and poultry). A consult with a dietitian is also a god idea. ...Read more
I'm 20 years old, i'm a twin by the way and i was born premature. Is there any chance or way that i will gain weight.
Resistance training: I am going to assume that what you want is to gain lean muscle mass now that your adult height has been reached, and also that you are doing resistance training and discovering you are a "hard gainer". Ignore all advice about increasing calories, read a scientific book on nutrition, work hard in the gym, avoid steroids, consider creatine & an electric muscle stim unit if ok with your physician. ...Read more
Hii, I have 17 months twin baby girls. Elder one has10.5 kg weight n younger one has 8.5 kgs..So how can I increase my younger baby weight..?
I have twins a boy n girl of12 yrs .In weight n height they r lesser then a normal child. How to improve there health any medicine?
Probably normal: Especially since you have twins and both of them are lower on the growth curve for height and weight this is likely a normal pattern of growth. You would still need to have a discussion with you pediatrician to make sure, but there a certain number of kids who are above or below the curves and it is a normal pattern of growth. ...Read more
I have had twin boys they are 2 years old and it seems that I am gaining more weight and feel like I have no energy please help :(?
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