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I am a 24 year old female with a healthy background. Tonight my heart seems to be beating very rapidly about 112 bpm. I also experienced some lighthea?

I am a 24 year old female with a healthy background. Tonight my heart seems to be beating very rapidly about 112 bpm. I also experienced some lighthea?

Tachycardia: Usually there is some variation in heart rate and we can get tachycardia but if you drink caffeinated beverages or alcohol that can cause a fast heart rate, check thyroid, if on BCP rarely can have a clot that can be potentiated by BCP. Rarely POTS (postural hypotension tachycardia syndrome) or arrythmia. Go to ER tonight to get evaluated ...Read more

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19 y/o female, generally healthy, not very active (not overweight though). Been anxious about my heart lately, as my resting heart rate feels slow/I feel tired often. Resting BPM is usually around 55-60. It'll go up with exercise, but I'm worried?

19 y/o female, generally healthy, not very active (not overweight though). Been anxious about my heart lately, as my resting heart rate feels slow/I feel tired often. Resting BPM is usually around 55-60. It'll go up with exercise, but I'm worried?

Anxiety: I understand your concern.
“I feel tired often” indicates feeling overwhelmed with stresses in your life.
Stress can cause anxiety and depression.
Heart rate going up with exercise indicates good functioning heart.
Feel the Wonder of 3 Billion muscle cells in Heart working together to send blood with Oxygen to every part of body due to which we are alive.
See Psychiatrist for Therapy, Medication ...Read more

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What are all the reasons a healthy female is not ovulating?

What are all the reasons a healthy female is not ovulating?

Too many to write: There are many reasons why a women would not ovulate. Women don't ovulate because their bodies don't want to become pregnant. This is a protective mechanism so that women don't get pregnant when times are not optimal. Emotional stress, hunger, biochemical, physical. An example; women can miss menses during final exams. ...Read more

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What are recommended health screenings for women in their 30s?

What are recommended health screenings for women in their 30s?

Several: The most common health screens for women in their 30's are pap smears, hpv testing, breast exams, BP checks and pelvic exams. Other tests are ordered for women at high risk. ...Read more

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What are recommended health screenings for women in their 60s?

What are recommended health screenings for women in their 60s?

There are several: It depends on her precise age, but in general these include pap smears and mammograms to screen for cervical and breast cancer, stool checks or colonoscopies to screen for colon cancer, screens for high bp, depression, alcohol abuse and possibly high cholesterol or blood sugar, obesity, osteoporosis and unhealthy lifestyle behaviors. A good resource is the iphone app my health checklist 2012. ...Read more

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What are the recommended health screenings for women in their 60s?

What are the recommended health screenings for women in their 60s?

There are several: It depends on her precise age, but in general these include pap smears and mammograms to screen for cervical and breast cancer, stool checks or colonoscopies to screen for colon cancer, screens for high bp, depression, alcohol abuse and possibly high cholesterol or blood sugar, obesity, osteoporosis and unhealthy lifestyle behaviors. A good resource is the iphone app my health checklist 2012. ...Read more

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What's a healthy weight for a woman 5' 4"?

What's a healthy weight for a woman 5' 4"?

100punds for 5'+: Easy way to calculate is 100 pounds for the feet and 5-10 pound range for each inch according to build
so 100+40 = max and 100+20=min. ...Read more

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How is mantaining flexibility healthy for women?

How is mantaining flexibility healthy for women?

Many things!: Pevents sprains, strains, and even broken bones. Flexibility keeps you "in the game, " for numerous activities. It is one of the major componeents of agility, which prevents falls! ...Read more

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Puking black fluid 40 year old healthy female

Puking black fluid 40 year old healthy female

Vomiting: Vomiting dark brown or black material that has a coffee ground appearance may be due to gastrointestinal bleeding. If this is happening to you right now, then please go to an emergency room to be evaluated. If you are lightheaded, dizzy, weak or continuing to vomit, you may need to call an ambulance for safe transport. Take care. ...Read more

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Can a healthy 43 year old woman still have a baby?

Can a healthy 43 year old woman still have a baby?

Yes but: Be aware that any medical issue that you have during a pregnancy may need to be managed differently. (medication effects on fetus, etc.) your risks of an unexpected outcome (cleft, premi, infection, etc.) is a baseline of 4% plus any additional risk /age (down syndrome=1%). Mom had my little sis at 42 & thinks it's one of the best things she did. ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight for a 16 year old female?

What is a healthy weight for a 16 year old female?

Depends on height: It depends on the height. Take a look at: http://www. Nhlbi. Nih. Gov/guidelines/obesity/bmi/bmicalc. Htm
this allows you to calculate the bmi. ...Read more

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Can abortions be very bad for the health of women?

Can abortions be very bad for the health of women?

No: Legal abortion is very safe, illegal ones and 'do it yourself' are a disaster. Nothing is without any risk, but a legal abortion is less risky for complication than, say, natural childbirth. ...Read more

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What's a healthy cholesterol for a 45 year old woman?

What's a healthy cholesterol for a 45 year old woman?

Cholesterol: If you have no risk factors LDL under 130 under 100 better. Hdl over 50. Triglicerides under 150. ...Read more

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What health insurance problems can single women face?

What health insurance problems can single women face?

Mainly the same: Single women don't usually have any different issues with getting health insurance. Depending on the company and the way they calculate their risk, sometimes single women can be a better insurance risk because they can be healthier. The biggest challenges for anyone in getting insurance is if you have a preexisting condition, or risk factors since insurance is "for profit" and their shareholders. ...Read more

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Is it ok for a woman to masturbate, and is it healthy?

Is it ok for a woman to masturbate, and is it healthy?

Yes, healthy: Yes, it's fine for a woman to masturbate. Some cultures may feel differently, but in your own privacy you have choice. It can be a way to learn about your body and appreciate its responses. Be well. ...Read more

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Is eating man's ejaculation harmful for women's health?

Oral Sex: Nope. Not in general. This common sexual practice has no real health concerns outside of the normal concerns for stds. ...Read more

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What is the healthy weight for a 5'2 18 year old female?

What is the healthy weight for a 5'2 18 year old female?

104-124: The average expected weight would be 112.However the healthy range is broader. Athletes would tend to be heavier. ...Read more

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What is the healthy weight range for an 18yo 5'7" female?

What is the healthy weight range for an 18yo 5'7" female?

Weight: 18 yo female's weight should fall betwixt. 122 - 148 pounds which is 55.5 - 67.5 kg the range accounts for different bone densities and racial traits. ...Read more

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I am an 18 year old female who weighs 108 is that healthy?

I am an 18 year old female who weighs 108 is that healthy?

Average if 5'-5'2: The proper weight for age also must factor in height.You can download a chart from www. Cdc. Gov/growthcharts to follow this issue. Select the height for age and percentile that falls along and select the same percentile position for weight to see the comon weight. ...Read more

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I am 17 years old, female, and am 5'5''...is this healthy?

I am 17 years old, female, and am 5'5''...is this healthy?

Hard to say: Since you did not list your weight, or any other parameters/factors that are features of health it is hard to comment. Being healthy is not defined by how tall you are. ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight for a 5 ft 3, 20 year old female?

Around: 115 to 130 pounds - although women may weigh less as well. ...Read more

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What is the healthiest weight for a 14 year old 5'5 female?

What is the healthiest weight for a 14 year old 5'5 female?

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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How can you improve Black women's health and birth outcomes?

How can you improve Black women's health and birth outcomes?

Pre-natal care: The best way is to ensure good prenatal care. Finding that is not always easy but it is worth doing for both the mother's sake and the baby's ...Read more

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What were the results of the women's health initiative study?

What were the results of the women's health initiative study?

Difficult question: Was a biased study with avg age of 63 and lots of smokers and heart disease. No surprise there were more cardiovascular events in the first year! Evened out in second year. Study was stopped too early (pushed by the drug co. That sell drugs for osteoporosis, one of main benefits of hrt) to really know if there is any increased breast cancer risk at all. Everything reads. ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight for a 14 year old female that is 5'3?

Variable: A healthy weight depends on many factors including our body's underlying structure. Some built are built "petite" others have heavier bones. Certainly the typical weight would vary between 115-130 lbs based on ethnicity, muscle mass. ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight for a female 18 year old that is 5'3?

What is a healthy weight for a female 18 year old that is 5'3?

You really need to: Enter your age in years & months to consult a growth chart. If you turned 17 today, it would be ~ 115 lbs for an average bmi. ...Read more

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What are health risks to woman from being chubby all her life?

What are health risks to woman from being chubby all her life?

Many: It depends - how chubby is chubby? In general, the more fat someone carries, the higher their risk for diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, and stroke. Many cancers occur more often in overweight and obese individuals. ...Read more