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What vitamin tablet is right for a growning 15year old girl?

What vitamin tablet is right for a growning 15year old girl?

Good nutrition: The best way to get vitamins is in your daily diet. If for some reason your diet is limited, then be sure to get enough vitamins d, c, b's, and calcium and iron. Discuss your diet and nutritional needs with your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it okay for my nine year old child to start having real pubic hair?

Is it okay for my nine year old child to start having real pubic hair?

Yes: The initial emergence of pubic hair is a response to hormones originating from the adrenal glands in both sexes, not the testes or ovaries.This can be seen to some degree as early as 6y. That feature alone, is not an indication of "early" puberty. ...Read more

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I am a 17 year old boy. I want to take HGH orally for my linear growth. What is the difference between this and an injection?

I am a 17 year old boy. I want to take HGH orally for my linear growth. What is the difference between this and an injection?

WOULDN'T WORK: For HGH to work,it must enter your bloodstream in one piece. It is a complex protein molecule that will be broken down by digestive action if you take it orally.A few fragments would be absorbed but it must be intact to work.Beware of supplements that promise to "boost" your HGH levels. As supplements they are not subject to the same safety and effectiveness standards as meds licensed by the FD A ...Read more

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

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

Ask your doctor : Between 120-130 pounds is a healthy weight for this height. This places your body mass index between 21 and 23. Check with your doctor who knows you and your circumstance. ...Read more

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What vitamins should a 22 year old male take if he is a cricketer?

What vitamins should a 22 year old male take if he is a cricketer?

How About Real Food?: Vitamins, once understood, found present in most foods, cheap to extract from food otherwise wasted & adds another monetary stream for food processors, thus widely promoted & sold. However, does this mean beneficial? No evidence this is true. 2 large 1st world multinational studies: people who take multivitamins daily vs. Do not, no benefit & ~5% ? mortality rates in older women. Research: nih.Gov. ...Read more

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What is the right weight for a 13 year old boy?

What is the right weight for a 13 year old boy?

Depends on height.: Use a body mass index chart online to input age and height. You will see a range of normal weights and the cutoff for underweight and overweight. Average weight is about 100 lb, but this is for an average height of 5'1". ...Read more

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Im 40 years old what vitamins is good for the bone..?

Im 40 years old what vitamins is good for the bone..?

Vitamin D and K and: Vitamin d is the best-known vitamin for bone health, as it is essential for calcium absorption. Most adults need 2000-5000 units a day from oct.-april, or year round if you don't spend time in the sun. Less well known but also crucial is vit. K, which makes sure calcium goes into your bones-at least 1 mg/day, up to 45 mg for osteoporosis. And minerals like calcium, magnesium, boron & strontium help. ...Read more

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What is a good vitamin for a 20 year old female?

What is a good vitamin for a 20 year old female?

Depends: I have a list of vitamins on my site drfairchild.Blogspot.Com vitamin c, d, e, b are generally good to take. Take e in lower doses. C in 500 mg twice daily, b as a complex. ...Read more

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What is the average weight for a 12 yr old girl that is 5'3?

What is the average weight for a 12 yr old girl that is 5'3?

Growth charts help: The CDC publishes charts that help with these questions. Please see https://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/data/set1clinical/cj41l022.pdf for the right chart for your child. God made everyone a little bit different, so there could be some variability. Best to take this up with your pediatrician who can make helpful suggestions and guide your child's growth and development in the right way. ...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 is the dosage of Kaopectate for a three year old girl?

What is the dosage of Kaopectate for a three year old girl?

Not for that age: It is not recommended for that age. Dosing is for 12 years old and above. Younger age should not use this medication. ...Read more

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My 4 year old doesn't eat much is what i feel, please advise what is a normal diet for this age kid.

My 4 year old doesn't eat much is what i feel, please advise what is a normal diet for this age kid.

Picky eater: At her age children are not growing as they did as an infant . As a result they become picky eaters and parents become very concerned. You can let her graze rather than formal meals and secondly involve her in the food preparation. She is more prone to eat yhat way. ...Read more

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