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What is the right amount of weight for my baby to be gaining per week?

What is the right amount of weight for my baby to be gaining per week?

1/2 pound per week: A half pound per week for the first two months is the usual rule of thumb; after that, a baby's birth weight should double by six months and triple by one year. ...Read more

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What amount weight is safe to lose in 6th months?

What amount weight is safe to lose in 6th months?

Intentional?: if this is intentional weight loss, then aim to lose 1-2 lbs/week. This equates to cutting 500-1000 calories out of your diet/day. speak with your doctor and consider a nutritionist evaluation. ...Read more

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What is the minimum amount of fat in gram should I take to lose weight and at the same time not hurt my health?

What is the minimum amount of fat in gram should I take to lose weight and at the same time not hurt my health?

Weight loss: Total carbohydrate and simple sugar consumption lead to fat more than fat intake. Limit your breads, sweets, pasta, and eat more vegetables, beans, or meats. Limit simple sugars to less than 40g and net carbs under 100g/ day. ...Read more

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What is the amount of calories can you eat in a day and still lose weight?

What is the amount of calories can you eat in a day and still lose weight?

Depends: Your weight is dependent on how much food you take in and how much energy you expends each day. If you eat more than you expend, then you gain weight. Some people are genetically trim and can eat a lot without weight gain likely from a high metabolic profile . A football player in his heydays may gain little weight eating 8 big macs a day, but most of them gain a lot of weight after retirement. ...Read more

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What is a safe amount of weight to lose in 1 week?

What is a safe amount of weight to lose in 1 week?

Depends on weight: If a person weighs 400 pounds. Ten pounds is only 2.5 percent of his/her body weight. A person who weight 100 pounds, ten pounds would be ten percent of his /her weight. Ideally, one should not lose more than about 5 percent of one's body weight in a week. ...Read more

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What is the amount of calories a day should I be eating?

Depends: How tall are you? How much physical activity are you engaged in? Do you wish to lose weight, maintain weight, or gain weight? ...Read more

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What is the best amount of weight to loose a week and keep it off after its gone?

What is the best amount of weight to loose a week and keep it off after its gone?

1-2 pounds/week: Most physicians don't recommend losing more than 1-2 pounds/week, unlike what you see on nbc's biggest loser. Yes, that can be done w/tremendous benefit but it takes more effort & resources than most of us have. Instead, try for a combination of regular physical activity plus healthy eating leading to a calorie deficit of 500-1, 000kcal/d which will lead to 1-2 pound/wk loss. Think lifestyle change. ...Read more

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What is the ideal number of days to use for a moving average of your weight to monitor weight loss?

What is the ideal number of days to use for a moving average of your weight to monitor weight loss?

Once a week: Due to changes in fluids, its best to weigh yourself once a week, at the same time of day, using the same scale, and wearing the same clothes. ...Read more

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In 9th month of pragnency baby wt is only 1.6kg what to do for ganning the baby wt?

In 9th month of pragnency baby wt is only 1.6kg what to do for ganning the baby wt?

IUGR: Obviously, the fetus is a candidate for Intrauterine Growth Retardation (IUGR) and the OB MD should be conducting testing at this moment. There is nothing that can be done to "gain fetal weight" at 9 months gestation especially if IUGR is due to fetal malformation or malnutrition. ...Read more

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What is a healthy amount of weight to gain as I approach my pregnancy due date?

What is a healthy amount of weight to gain as I approach my pregnancy due date?

20-30# total: Most experts say 20-25 or 25-30 # is ideal weight gain for a woman of healthyl weight with a single fetus throughout the pregnancy. This weight includes the fetus, the placenta, the amniotic fluid, the increased maternal blood volume of breast enlargement and some increased body fat. Most of the weight gain in the last few weeks is baby weight of up to 1/2# per week plus some fluid retention. ...Read more

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What exactly is the healthiest amount of weight to lose in a month?

What exactly is the healthiest amount of weight to lose in a month?

That depends on : Your size. If you are morbidly obese you can likely lose more quickly that someone who is more slender. However, in general 1 to 2 pounds per week is recommended for the average individual. ...Read more

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What is the most amount of weight i can lose in 3 months?

What is the most amount of weight i can lose in 3 months?

Depends: A safe, fast rate if weight loss is 2-5 pounds per week. Slower weight loss is fine. ...Read more

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At 3 months what is the average amount a baby should be drinking and between what time frame?

At 3 months what is the average amount a baby should be drinking and between what time frame?

Four to six ounces: Somewhere in the ballpark of four to six ounces every four to six hours. This is a rough ballpark. Your baby's growth curve will let us know also about the appropriateness of growth, so be sure and make your four month appointment with your pediatrician. ...Read more

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What is the lowest amount of calories i can eat in a day and remain healthy?

What is the lowest amount of calories i can eat in a day and remain healthy?

Depends on activity: Calorie restriction is used for weight loss; however, the proper nutrients need to be consumed to maintain health. The amount of energy your body requires depends on your activity as well as other physical factors. If you are not overweight, maintaining a healthy weight is a good approximation of the minimum calories required, and it is different for every body. ...Read more

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She is in 34 week of pregnancy but growth of baby is some what like in 39 weeks and weight of baby is 3.5.tell me what is the problem?

She is in 34 week of pregnancy but growth of baby is some what like in 39 weeks and weight of baby is 3.5.tell me what is the problem?

Dates of pregnancy: Pregnancy dates are calculated from the last menstrual period. Growth dating may be more accurate. So the baby is likely to be a healthy 39 week pregnancy than an overgrown 34 week pregnancy. ...Read more