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What is the healthy wieght for a 5ft 4 inches 15 year old girl?

What is the healthy wieght for a 5ft 4 inches 15 year old girl?

About 120 lbs: A healthy weight in relation to your height is about 120. You can plug in your height (inch) and weight (lbs) in the formula below. As long as your bmi is between 19 - 24 you are within a healthy range.
Bmi = weight / (height/100)2. ...Read more

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How many calories does a 15 year old girl currently 101lbs & 5ft 2.5 inch, burning over 350 calories a day on average need in order to stay healthy?

How many calories does a 15 year old girl currently 101lbs & 5ft 2.5 inch, burning over 350 calories a day on average need in order to stay healthy?

Impossible to know: A person's calorie needs depend on a person's calories used. Active people tend to need more than relatively less active people. If you feel like you must have a count of all your daily calories in order to function, please consider seeing a doctor for evaluation of your concerns. ...Read more

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How can a 15 year old girl lose weight. Weighs like 150. Height 5'4 and 2 inches. Helppp!

How can a 15 year old girl lose weight. Weighs like 150. Height 5'4 and 2 inches. Helppp!

Stop sugary drinks ;: Helpful weight loss diets include natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Examples include carrots, celery, and leafy green lettuce (without salad dressing). When shopping for fruits, buy ones no bigger than a tennis ball, because fruits contain natural sugar. Drinks without calories include water and green tea. A calorie is a calorie, regardless of where it comes from. ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight for a 5'' 3' 15 year old girl?

What is a healthy weight for a 5'' 3' 15 year old girl?

110-120 ideally: "normal weight" would be 90-150 lbs. Ideal weight would be 110-120. Ideal is not achievable in many people. It is based on national statistics. Normal weights are just fine and healthy. ...Read more

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Is it healthy and safe for a 15 year old girl (110lbs and 5"4') to be eating between 400 and 800 calories each day and exercising off 1000?

Is it healthy and safe for a 15 year old girl (110lbs and 5"4') to be eating between 400 and 800 calories each day and exercising off 1000?

Anorexia: Absolutely not! This could cause severe electrolyte abnormalities and eventual cardiac arrest if continued for prolonged periods of time (this is what happened to karen carpenter). 110 lbs for a 5'4" person is already at the low end of normal weight. Most 15 year olds need at least 1300 calories per day and usually closer to 1500 calories per day. ...Read more

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Is 5 ft 2 inches an average height for a 15 year old girl?

Is 5 ft 2 inches an average height for a 15 year old girl?

Average height: For a 15 year old girl is about 5 ft 4 inches. ...Read more

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What should be the weight of a 15 year old girl? Whose height is 5 feet 5 inches....

125-130 #: Your ideal weight is 125 to 130 pounds, but there are other factors to take into account. If you've been following with a family practitioner or pediatrician, they should have been following your growth, and would know what is appropriate proportions for you. If you have stayed at certain percentiles for years, than your weight might be perfect for you. ...Read more

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How much should a 15 year old girl of 5 foot 3 inches weigh?

How much should a 15 year old girl of 5 foot 3 inches weigh?

Height and weight: Calculators on the web, here's one link for example: http://www. Calculator. Net/ideal-weight-calculator. Html ...Read more

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How would a 15 year old girl with a height of 5'3 and weighs 155 pounds achive a normal healthy bmi?

How would a 15 year old girl with a height of 5'3 and weighs 155 pounds achive a normal healthy bmi?

BMI 27.5: Bit overweight, ideal BMI is between 20 -25, diet first and exercise are the best tactics, half of your plate would be green salad/vegetables/fruits and keep moving, 30 minutes a day of moderate exercise, stay healthy ...Read more

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I was wondering what a healthy heart rate for a 15 year old girl is?

I was wondering what a healthy heart rate for a 15 year old girl is?

60-90 bpm: While resting, your heart rate should be between 60 and 90 beats per minute. While exercising, it might increase to 100 to 150 beats per minute. A heart rate faster then 90 bpm at rest or 200 bpm during intense exercise should be evaluated by a pediatric cardiologist. ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight gain for teenagers? If a 15 year old girl is underweight what would be a healthy amount of pounds should she gain a month? If she was to gain a lot a weight in a month period or even 2 months period would that be harmful?

What is a healthy weight gain for teenagers? If a 15 year old girl is underweight what would be a healthy amount of pounds should she gain a month? If she was to gain a lot a weight in a month period or even 2 months period would that be harmful?

The: The ideal weight gain rate for a teen girl trying to do it healthily is a 1/2 lb to 2lb/ week which is between 2 lbs to 8 lbs a month. What is most important is how she gains the weight. A healthy diet and exercise is crucial for the development of lean muscle mass as opposed to just packing on fat. Junk food without exercise is not a good way to gain weight. Eating high calorie, but protein and nutrient rich foods such as nut butters, cheese, avocados and nuts is a good way to start. She should talk to her doctor about a healthy diet and exercise plan to gain weight in the best way possible. ...Read more

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I'm taking Beyaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol and levomefolate) birth control. What is the risk of blood clots for a 15 year old girl? I have health anxiety and worry really easily.

I'm taking Beyaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol and levomefolate) birth control. What is the risk of blood clots for a 15 year old girl? I have health anxiety and worry really easily.

Many issues: Risks for blood clots are hereditary, especially Factor V Leiden, use of tobacco, being overweight, lack of exercise, dehydration, type of contraceptive etc. You should discuss this issue with the doctor who is prescribing the medication. ...Read more

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What is the right BMI for a 5 foot four 9 stone 3 fifteen year old girl?

What is the right BMI for a 5 foot four 9 stone 3 fifteen year old girl?

See BMI calculator: Bmi is calculated by entering height and weight (pounds or kg, not in stones) into a bmi calculator - you can find one at http://pediatrics.About. Com/cs/usefultools/l/bl_bmi_calc. Htm.
For children, bmi is classified as "normal" (below 85th percentile), overweight (bmi 85th to 94th percentile) and obese (bmi at 95th percentile or above). Overweight and obese classes were changed several years ago. ...Read more

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What is an average weight for a 15 year old girl about 5ft?

What is an average weight for a 15 year old girl about 5ft?

105 pounds: Would be about the 50%, but age of menses, body frame and muscularity are all important. Some girls are still healthy at 85-90#, but over 125# would be at the highest recommended weight for that height. If you are wanting to lose weight, please talk with your doctor first, who can help you find what's best for you. Weight loss can spiral and lead to anorexia and serious health problems. ...Read more

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What is the average weight for a 15 year old girl who is 5'4?

What is the average weight for a 15 year old girl who is 5'4?

Growth Chart estimat: Your ideal weight really depends on your genetics and activity level (muscle weighs more than fat!) but a quick way to estimate a proportional weight for a height of 64 inches is to use a growth chart such as the one pictured. Height for age plots in the 50th (average percentile), and a proportional weight would be approximately 120 lbs. BMI calculation may be more useful. ...Read more

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What are signs of cancer in a 15 year old girl?

What are signs of cancer in a 15 year old girl?

Why you ask?: Cancer can affect kids and adolescents but it's very rare. I suggest you talk to your parents about your concerns to see if you need a medical evaluation. Please don't dwell on it or spend time in medical websites. ...Read more

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Is it unusual a 15 year old girl to be an e cup?

Is it unusual a 15 year old girl to be an e cup?

Yes: A gynecologist used to say that breasts are like noses. Some are big, small, pointy, flat, etc. The point is that sizes and shapes are varied. If you are concerned that her size is a problem then you can consult with a plastic surgeon about options. ...Read more

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What are good workout tips for a 15 year old girl?

What are good workout tips for a 15 year old girl?

Work out tips: Here is some good basic info: http://teens. Webmd. Com/girls-puberty-10/exercise-beauty ...Read more

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How much should a 15 year old girl that is around 5'7" weight?

Weight: 155-140 pounds is the ideal weight range for someone that height or age. ...Read more

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What is a reasonable weight for a 15 year old girl who is 5'8"?

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What is a reasonable weight for a 15 year old girl who is 5'8"?

120-160 lbs: Reasonable weight, body mass index within 10th to 85th percentile, would be 120 to 160 lbs. ...Read more

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Should a 15 year old girl work out during the day or before she goes to bed?

Should a 15 year old girl work out during the day or before she goes to bed?

Workout: Best time is during the day. If your schedule doesn't permit it, then exercise in the afternoon, at least be done two hours before bedtime ...Read more

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Why hasn't my 15 year old girl hit puberty?

Why hasn't my 15 year old girl hit puberty?

Familial?: At what age did you hit puberty?
Do you see any signs of her body changing? Breast development, pubic and axillary hair?
Has she seen a doctor on a regular basis who has tracked her growth and development? ...Read more

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Is 133 pounds overweight for a 15 year old girl that is 5'2?

Is 133 pounds overweight for a 15 year old girl that is 5'2?

Depends: Mush depends on the "frame size". Is the girl small, medium, or large framed? This is, of course, somewhat subjective, but you can get info on how to determine this. Lowest for small to greatest for large can be from 111 lbs to 147 lbs. Smack in the middle for medium frame range is about 130 lbs, according to one 1999 table for women starting at age 25. Also depends on distribution. Good Luck. ...Read more

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Is 100.6 degrees high enough to be a fever for a 15 year old girl?

Is 100.6 degrees high enough to be a fever for a 15 year old girl?

Many definitions: There are many definitions of "fever", and in many children's hospitals, anything above 100.4 would be considered a fever. Other's would argue that for older children like your's, >101 is a fever. But by anyone's definition, this is only a slight elevation above normal body temp and may or may not be clinically important. If you are concerned about her health, see her primary doctor. ...Read more

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Lump on breast in a 15 year old girl, what could it be?

Lump on breast in a 15 year old girl, what could it be?

Fibroadenoma: The most common breast mass found in teenage girls is fibroadenoma, a benign condition. Have her checked by her pcp. ...Read more

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What do they do at a 15 year old girl's check-up?

What do they do at a 15 year old girl's check-up?

15 yr old check up: They will do a full history, full exam - you may get some shots. They will also check you weight and height and vitals as well. ...Read more

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How could a 15 year old girl get treated for lordosis?

Exercise: Hyperlordosis usually results from muscle imbalance, excessive abdominal fat and pregnancy. As a teenager, I am recommending that if overweight, a weight reduction program in association with exercise may help. Specific exercises to strengthen the hip extensors and stretching of the hip flexors should do the job. Abdominal strengthening should be a part of your program, but not essential. ...Read more

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How to make a 15 year old girl lose weight consistently?

How to make a 15 year old girl lose weight consistently?

Exercise: Most important in any weight loss program, assuming one is overweight, is consistent frequent exercise. Then comes eating in a healthy manner (low saturated fat, low processed foods, low simple carbs, no fast foods, and plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables). ...Read more

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What is the average weight for a 15 year old girl who is 5'7"?

50th percentile 130: Based on your age and height, a weight of 130 lbs would put you at the 50th percentile (exactly average). The normal weight range for your age and height is 107 lbs. (5th percentile) up to 160 lbs (85th percentile). ...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