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Teen Health: Really Bad Stomach Pain, period cramps, painful cramps
period cramps, painful cramps, menstrual cramps: Hi Vanessa, I m sorry - I thought you were wondering if you were about to start your period and might ve been experiencing cramps for the first time. I m sorry I misunderstood. If you are still feeling ill, you need to see a doctor. Thanks, Juli...

Teen Health: Weird skin condition on penis and scrotum
Teen Health: Weird skin condition on penis and scrotum

Teen Health: Weird skin condition on penis and scrotum, allergic condition, dangerous disease
allergic condition, dangerous disease, skin infection: Dear Alex, its some benign skin infection/ allergic condition which will be diagnosed by a physician after physical examination and microscopic examination of its scraping, if needed. Its not dangerous and fully treatable but you must consult your physician...

Teen Health: urine, 1 more time, passing urine
1 more time, passing urine, blood in urine: If the red color lasted for just one day and reports are normal, there is no cause of worry. It may be due to something in your diet or any drug you had taken. However if you experience significant weight loss, increased appetite, burning/pain while passing...

Teen Health: General Unwellness, walking pneumonia, proper diagnosis
walking pneumonia, proper diagnosis, time breathing: I m sorry to know that you cannot see your doctor without a health insurance. A proper diagnosis cannot be made without actual physical examination. I think you need the inhaler again. Abdominal pain is not related to breathing problem. You just need to have...

Teen Health: Teen mental health
Although, not entirely normal , your symptoms are just an exaggeration of the mood swings most children around your age experience. The good thing is that you are aware of your symptoms and willing to change. See your school councellor, or some psychologist/therapist....

Teen Health: ACL Surgery, urinary catheters, catheter
urinary catheters, catheter, prostate problems: Hi Dan, It s pretty common for people (men and women) to get urinary catheters during surgery - especially long surgeries. Catheters are often put in before surgery because doctors want to know how much urine the patient is making and to keep the patient...

Teen Health: Addiction, diet mountain dew, local grocery store
diet mountain dew, local grocery store, tooth decay: Hi, You really need to start cutting back on how much Mountain Dew you drink. Are you drinking regular or diet Mountain Dew? If you are drinking regular Mountain Dew, not only are you getting way too much caffeine every day, but also too much sugar. ...

Teen Health: would i be able to gain flexibility..., buying a book, spine
buying a book, spine, good luck: Hi Michael, I think yoga would be a good thing for you to try to increase your flexibility in general (in addition to your back). Stretching regularly would also help you a great deal. I would recommend either taking a yoga/stretching class or buying...

Teen Health: abouth pennis, stress drop, private times
stress drop, private times, mental stimulation: Hello Kami OK, NOW I understand the question! This is a perfectly healthy action. Use a lubricant so you do not make the skin red and irritated. Get s the circulation up. Has a very positive mental stimulation. Makes stress drop down. Strengthens...

Teen Health: acne, 5 gallon pails, doak dermatologics
5 gallon pails, doak dermatologics, bad acne: Hello Gerard If you can get it (requires a prescription), buy Rosula. It is made by Doak Dermatologics. Stress will aggrevate your acne. Doing daily aerobics will help calm down the stress. I find that doing an easy exercise such as walking for 5-15...

Teen Health: air embolism during sex, air embolism, having sex
air embolism, having sex, exercise: Hi Chloe, I doubt that what you have is an air embolism. Unless you ve had an injury, surgery, or have been scuba diving, it s very unlikely that you have an air embolism. Who told you that you that you had one? If you really had one, you would need...

Teen Health: armflapping, flap my arms, children with autism
flap my arms, children with autism, choir concert: Hi Linda, Arm flapping is a typical finding in children with autism, but there are also developmental delays that are noticed early on in infancy in autism. I m guessing these delays either don t apply to you or were extremely mild and went undetected...

Teen Health: aspartame, low calorie diet, real sugar
low calorie diet, real sugar, medical condition: Hi Cathy, Unless you have a medical condition called phenylketonuria, aspartame is safe for you to use. Keep in mind, however, that anything you eat can be harmful if you have too much of it! There are a few studies that have correlated weight loss with...

Teen Health: avoid pregnant naturally, safety days, intercourse
safety days, intercourse, diana: Hi Ramarajan, This is not a good reliable method. A study came out lately that shows, that women ovulate more than once a month. That means that there is no predictable way of finding out when you are ovulating. How did they find that out? It used to...

Teen Health: Backache, back strengthening exercises, morning stiffness
back strengthening exercises, morning stiffness, long periods of time: Hi Mira, I m sorry you ve had back problems for so long! Unfortunately it s very difficult for me to tell you what you may have without getting more information. Why do you think you have ankylosing spondylitis? Do you have a family member who suffers...

Teen Health: Bad Hair Cut, hypothetical situation, bad hair
hypothetical situation, bad hair, haircut: Hi, Unfortunately, there isn t really anything you can do to make your hair grow faster. In this hypothetical situation, maybe you could go to another barber to get it fixed, or if the cut is too short to fix, shave your head? Sorry I can t help you out...

Teen Health: Belly problems, targeted exercises, aerobic exercises
targeted exercises, aerobic exercises, abdominal exercises: Hi Jenny, Congratulations on your weight loss! Everyone has a different problem area . It sounds like the belly pouch is yours. I just suggested a website to check out for good abdominal exercises to someone else. They might help you with your belly...

Teen Health: Bipolar, bipolar disorder, mood swings
bipolar disorder, mood swings, ilness: hey- Sorry it took me so long to answer. I was on vacation. If you have bipolor ilness or even think you do you should get tested ASAP. Really. SOme of the signs include those of depression. The mood swings should last weeks.. even months. but please go...

Teen Health: Blood in stool..., blood in stool, toilet paper
blood in stool, toilet paper, chunk: Hi Kevin, I think that if you had tomatoes and then saw some red solid pieces in your stool, it s likely that the red is not blood. It s also likely that if you have blood in your stool, then you ll also see blood on your toilet paper, but this is not...

Teen Health: Blood, birth control pills, regular periods
birth control pills, regular periods, last period: Hi Lucy, Did you take whatever it was that your doctor prescribed for you last time or did your period stop on its own? Have you just started menstruating or have you had your period for a while? And, have you ever had regular periods? It s hard to...

Teen Health: Body Building, wheat breads, inch biceps
wheat breads, inch biceps, stomach muscles: Hello again! Eating is easy. Here is how I did it; Every two weeks, I would buy something different at the store. Specifically a new fruit, regular or dried, or frozen, or a new vegetable, regular or frozen, a different nut. Some things I found I could...

Teen Health: Body Fat, thights, brisk walking
thights, brisk walking, magic pill: Shelby Yeater, Thank you for your question. Metabolism is the breakdown of food and its transformation into energy rather than fat. You cannot spot-reduce fat - that is, to selectively loose fat in certain areas of your body (like your thighs, legs,...

Teen Health: Bone?, giant cell tumor, pectoral girdles
giant cell tumor, pectoral girdles, bad eyesight: Esther, Do you experience pain in the area? Is it tender when you touch it? The symptoms of a giant cell tumor may resemble other medical conditions; alternatively, the symptoms of a giant cell tumor can have no medical significance at all. Scoliosis...

Teen Health: Bra, breast growth, blood circulation
breast growth, blood circulation, free time: Hi Eve, No, wearing a bra while you sleep will not inhibit breast growth. However, taking your bra off at night is benefical for blood circulation and, for some people, ease of breathing especially while sleeping. So, if you re not too uncomfortable taking...

Teen Health: Breast Development, breast tissue, breast development
breast tissue, breast development, emotional development: Hi Loren, Girls typically stop growing around age 18, so I think what you re noticing is fairly normal. As you mentioned, your eating disorder surely had an impact on your growth and development. Some of these effects are not reversible. Since breast...

Teen Health: Breast size and weight gain, high calorie foods, high calorie diet
high calorie foods, high calorie diet, protein drinks: Hi Jen, First of all, I d like to congratulate you on your decision to quit smoking! I m glad you ve decided to improve your health. Now, to answer your questions, breasts are mostly composed of fat along with some glands, milk ducts and connective tissue....

Teen Health: Brother, underarm hair, hi mike
underarm hair, hi mike, middle man: Hi Mike, First of all, it is the parent/s job to tell their child about puberty, not an older brother s. You could tell Mom that you don t feel comfortable being the middle man, and she should talk to your brother. Also, if you would like to talk to...

Teen Health: Brown discharges 1 week after period, doctor gynecologist, unprotected anal sex
doctor gynecologist, unprotected anal sex, avoiding pregnancy: Hi Jill, The brown discharge you re seeing is most likely old blood. It s not uncommon to have some brown spotting before and/or after your period, especially when you first start menstruating. You shouldn t be spotting all the time, though. If it continues,...

Teen Health: Bumps/red spots diff places of body.., lyme disease, lyme
lyme disease, lyme, chills: Hi Kevin, It doesn t sound like Lyme disease so far, but again, I can t see your bites/rashes so it s hard to tell. If you want to compare your bites/rashes to some of the rashes seen in Lyme disease, you can check out this website: http://www.lyme.org/gallery/rashes.html...

Teen Health: Bumps, blisters, few days
blisters, few days: Hi Anthony, It s hard to say what might be going on without actually seeing your knee, but it s not likely to be life threatening. Are the bumps blisters? It s possible that you got bitten by something or are having a reaction to something you might have...

Teen Health: baby fat?, dance dance revolution, doing weights
dance dance revolution, doing weights, work out routines: Hello Katrina Well, you cover a lot of situations and questions. So let s get started with pushups! OK? Pushups is an ego exercise. It does almost nothing for the body, and can damage the shoulders and elbows. Like bench pressing. Another ego exercise....

Teen Health: balimia, irregular heartbeat, malox
irregular heartbeat, malox, national eating disorders association: Hi Jon, There is nothing that can make bulimia safe . Bulimia is extremely harmful to your whole body, not only your esophagus and teeth. You can get ulcers, become dehydrated and even suffer from an irregular heartbeat or, in severe cases, a heart attack....

Teen Health: basic know how abt floor exercises, supplyment, mohsin
supplyment, mohsin, teen health: Dear Mohsin, Sorry, but I really can t help you. I am in Teen Health for problems with sexuality. I am always willing to answer other questions if I think I can make some sense, but about fitness excercises I know nothing at all. I am certain there...

Teen Health: beard growth, beard growth, healthy diet
beard growth, healthy diet, vitamin supplement: most men usually do have facial hair by 20, but it is not uncommon for some men to b lacking in it. There is no instant cure which would give you a beard within a few days.My advice to you is be patient, one will grow within time, but alo not to worry if you...

Teen Health: becomming fit and looking slim, lunges and squats, leg exercises
lunges and squats, leg exercises, girls dream: hi, im glad you dont want to do any silly diets as they arent good for you! as for stomach try crunches as this will firm it up. and watch what you eat as in junk food and fatty foods. for thighs try some leg exercises like lunges and squats and do these...

Teen Health: Getting better abs without crunches, abdominal crunches, washboard abs
abdominal crunches, washboard abs, jolt of electricity: Gabi, Thank you for your question. We ve all seen those infomercials; they claim they will tone and strengthen your abdominal muscles so that before you know it, you ll have washboard abs without the effort and inconvenience of months or years of crunches....

Teen Health: birth control, birth control pills, synthetic hormones
birth control pills, synthetic hormones, new egg: Dear Amy, No, you can stop and restart as often as you like, and at any time. But you are only ‘safe per cycle. You start just after the period and take a pill per day till the next period. You can start or stop half-way, but then you won t be completely...

Teen Health: bloating, sodium increases, sodium chloride
sodium increases, sodium chloride, foods and beverages: Hi! PLEASE RATE ME! It takes less than one minute! Your feedback will be used to help guide others toward me. I hope you found my answer helpful. Your satisfaction is key to my reputation as an expert on AllExperts.com. If you are happy with your experience,...

Teen Health: My body and exersizing.., eating a healthy diet, toning exercises
eating a healthy diet, toning exercises, healthy way to lose weight: Hi Anna, Right now your BMI is 19.7, which is in the normal range (18.5-24.9). If you were to lose 20 pounds, your BMI would be 16.7, which would make you quite underweight and unhealthy. I do not recommend that you try to lose too much weight (~5 pounds...

Teen Health: body fat, weight in kilograms, puppy fat
weight in kilograms, puppy fat, glamou: Dear Jess, I’m Dutch, my English is not too bad, but exactly what a ‘crunch’ may be, I don’t know. Something sporty and gymnastic, like the sit-up, I guess. That will do. Also I do ‘sex’ in Teen Health, but I happen to know a bit about bellies as well....

Teen Health: MY body is in hell..., symptoms of ms, sex problems
symptoms of ms, sex problems, first symptoms of ms: Dear Kevin, Well, maybe. Like I said: I m not a doctor, I specialize in sex-problems, I m not sure what the first symptoms of MS are like. I thought they did not involve pain but rather weakness. What I heard about it, people discover something is wrong...

Teen Health: body, squats lunges, fruits vegetables
squats lunges, fruits vegetables, cardiovascular training: Hi, I always gain my weight in the same sort of area - it s a body type. Anyway, you can t choose where you gain weight, so that s definitely not the solution. The only real thing to do is a combo of diet and exercise. Don t deprive yourself of eating,...

Teen Health: bodybuilding, gainweight, healthy diet
gainweight, healthy diet, nutritionist: Hi FJ, To gain weight, you need to take in more calories than you use. Here is a link to a good summary on what you need to do to gain weight: http://nutrition.about.com/od/dietsformedicaldisorders/f/GainWeight.htm You may also want to consider talking...

Teen Health: boobes, inflating a balloon, milk glands
inflating a balloon, milk glands, heavy medication: Dear Saima, Sorry, no herbals. Maybe drugs with hormones might do the trick, but I don t think you ll easily find a doctor who would proscribe such heavy medication if there is no pressing medical need. Apart from that there is only plastic surgery to turn...

Teen Health: my boobs, flat chest, pretty girls
flat chest, pretty girls, love life: hi, i cant help you grow breasts. theres no such thing available. firstly guys will grow out of boobs and focus their attention on pretty girls and good personalities not just boobs. secondly you might b a late developer and im sure not all the girls hae...

Teen Health: my breast!!, sized breasts, large breasts
sized breasts, large breasts, breast size: Hi Ash, first of all you do not have very large breasts, they are about the right size for your age. I m sorry, I do not know any ways to reduce your breast size, this is something you need to talk to your doctor about. Again, you do not need to worry, because...

Teen Health: breasts, padded bra, toilet paper
padded bra, toilet paper, puberty: First of all, you want to buy a 34B bra. If you just want your breasts to look bigger, you can stuff the bra with tissues or toilet paper, or buy a padded bra or bra inserts. If you want people to see you breasts, you can buy a wonder bra which will maximize...

Teen Health: my breasts, thyroid hormone levels, birth control pills
thyroid hormone levels, birth control pills, low thyroid: Hi Brittany, It is normal to have a small amount of yellowish nipple discharge around the time of your period but it s not normal to have milky discharge unless you are pregnant feeding or have recently been pregnant. When this happens, it s called galactorrhea....

Teen Health: brown before and after period, bloodclots, brown discharge
bloodclots, brown discharge, old blood: Dear Mari, The brown discharge is likely to be old blood. Menstrual blood is red because your body adds a substance that keeps it from clotting, which is what normally happens to blood once it gets out. It does that to seal off wounds, but in the case of...

Teen Health: brown before and after period, brownish discharge, brown blood
brownish discharge, brown blood, brown discharge: Hi Mari, What you re experiencing is perfectly normal. It s not uncommon to have a little brownish discharge at the beginning and/or end of your period. Brown blood is usually old blood that has lost its oxygen which gives blood its red color. Hope...

Teen Health: brown stuff, brown discharge, old blood
brown discharge, old blood, sudden change: Hi Kristen, I don t think there s anything wrong with you. It s common for women to have brown discharge at the end of their periods. The brown discharge is just old blood. The brown discharge should eventually go away, though. Cramping is also common...

Teen Health: bruises, contracting malaria, followup question
contracting malaria, followup question, high fever: Dear Anna, Symptoms/signs don t necessarily appear straight after contracting malaria, they can take from 12 days to 10 months to appear. However, the symptoms are severe aches and pains, shivers, high fever and delirium. If you do have malaria and...

Teen Health: bulimia, skipping meals, snack
skipping meals, snack, alot: you are not fat at all that is good for your weight but you need to weigh about 135 at the least and never ever skip a meal it can make you sick to do that alot you need to eat 3 meals a day and a snack in between and if people keep on telling you that you...

Teen Health: bump, outer lip, ingrown hair
outer lip, ingrown hair, pimple: Dear Ashley, Experimenting meaning some contact between your genitals? If so, and if the bump is on the inside of the outer lip, it might just be an STD. I m not a doctor, and in any case I could never give a decisive answer from way over here. I very much...

Teen Health: bust size?, bust size, minute exercises
bust size, minute exercises, execises: Hello Annie Great posture will give the appearance of a larger bust size. I would recommend you buy a pair of dumbbells and do some simple 5-15 minute exercises Mon, Wed, Fri. This will also improve your self-confidence. There is no other ways to increase...

Teen Health: Chest Pain, inflammation of the ribs, anti inflammatory drugs
inflammation of the ribs, anti inflammatory drugs, nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drugs: Hi Tabish, I think your pain could be caused by something called costochondritis. This is a benign inflammation of the ribs where they join with the cartilage that holds them to the breast bone in the center of your chest. Costochondritis is a common...

Teen Health: Left Chest Pain, left chest pain, inflammation of the ribs
left chest pain, inflammation of the ribs, anti inflammatory drugs: Hi Louis, I think that given your age, a heart attack is unlikely unless you have a family history of heart disease and heart attacks that occur at young ages. Do you ever have difficulty breathing or feel short of breath when the chest pain occurs? Does...

Teen Health: Chest pains while breathing?, many different things, benign condition
many different things, benign condition, chest pains: Hi JC, Chest pains could be an indication of many different things. To help me narrow down some of the possibilities, I would need more information. When do the chest pains happen? Do they happen while you re up and moving around or when you re sitting?...

Teen Health: Chest problem, 5 gallon pails, bad eating habits
5 gallon pails, bad eating habits, sagging breasts: Hello Peter The sagging breasts look is actually caused by gravity. The same gravity that is pulling down our stomachs are rear-ends. What happens is that gravity and muscles are being constantly pulled down. The solution to this is two-fold; weightlifting...

Teen Health: Collar Bone Injury, collar bone injury, bicep curls
collar bone injury, bicep curls, fractured clavicle: Bryce, Check with your doctor to make sure that it is okay to lift already with a fractured clavicle. It should be, but make sure. I would suggest general shoulder strengthening. Bicep curls, Tricep extensions, Dumbbell press, Incline press, Rows, etc....

Teen Health: Compressed rib, long periods of time, bad posture
long periods of time, bad posture, excercises: Hi Tanya, From what you ve described, I think your doctor probably diagnosed you with what s called Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. Is that right? If that s what it is, your doctor is correct in telling you that bad posture might be the cause of your problem....

Teen Health: Concerned about health!, groin region, lump under the skin
groin region, lump under the skin, colon cancer: Hi Billy, I apologize for the delay in my response. If the lump on your testicle hasn t changed in size and you re not experiencing any new symptoms (pain, tenderness, etc.), then I don t think you need to worry about it being testicular cancer, especially...

Teen Health: cheek fat, underlying medical cause, cant answer
underlying medical cause, cant answer, height and weight: Hi Cass, Admittedly, this is a difficult question to answer. Being overweight, taking certain medications and specific medical problems can make the cheeks fat. However, it sounds like none of these things apply to you. There is no way to specifically...

Teen Health: chest pains, american academy of family physicians, academy of family physicians
american academy of family physicians, academy of family physicians, chest pains: Hi! PLEASE RATE ME! It takes less than one minute! Your feedback will be used to help guide others toward me. I hope you found my answer helpful. Your satisfaction is key to my reputation as an expert on AllExperts.com. If you are happy with your experience,...

Teen Health: chest, breast size, taking pills
breast size, taking pills, breast tissue: Hi Veronica Unfortunately, there s not much you can do to change the size of your breasts outside of surgery. Your breast size is mostly determined by your genetic makeup, so you will most likely be about the same size as the other females in your family....

Teen Health: When is it coming?, kidshealth org, wide hips
kidshealth org, wide hips, teen sexual health: Girls don t usually get their periods until late in puberty, so having breasts, and pubic hair can come well before a period. I hope i answered your question, if i didn t, try this web site on teenage health: http://www.kidshealth.org/teen/sexual_health/girls/period.htm...

Teen Health: concern about urinating, pubertal changes, sexual changes
pubertal changes, sexual changes, hi amy: Hi Amy, Without more information, it s hard to say what might be going on. Have you been taking in more fluids than usual? Does your urine look any different? When you go to the bathroom, are you urinating a large volume or just a little? Have you noticed...

Teen Health: He coughs..., physical exam, common cold
physical exam, common cold, cough: Hi, Honestly, the best way to help your friend is to encourage him to see a doctor. There are so many things that could cause cough that without more information and a physical exam, it is difficult for me to say what might be causing your friend s cough....

Teen Health: counting heights?, height in centimeters, feets
height in centimeters, feets, 10cm: Hi Chow, Since 1 inch = 2.54 cm, you would be about 5 feet, 4.5 inches tall. Your height is mostly determined by your genes (how tall your parents are) and somewhat affected by your diet. You can use the following formula to estimate how tall you...

Teen Health: cytomax, exercise regimen, bodybuilding products
exercise regimen, bodybuilding products, fda food: Hi Will, It seems as though the Cytosport products are fairly safe. The side effects I ve come across in my brief internet search have mainly involved difficulty digesting some of the various products. Keep in mind, however, that dietary supplements such...

Teen Health: IS IT DEATH?, bleeding gums, hiv virus
bleeding gums, hiv virus, hiv aids: Suzanne, I wouldn t worry too much about it. AIDS can be transmitted if both partners have sores or open cuts in there mouth but it is very rare and the chances are small. As for the transmission of AIDS through the other form of contact that you mentioned,...

Teen Health: Dear Doctor,I have just..., growth hormone booster, growth plates
growth hormone booster, growth plates, fruit and vegetables: Hi, Considering your father s and brother s growth pattern, it s very possible that you ll still gain some height in the next couple of years. Regardless, you should be happy with your height, as you re already quite tall (but you know this already). ...

Teen Health: Dear Doctor,I have just..., growth hormone booster, herbal pills
growth hormone booster, herbal pills, growth plates: Hi John, Males still grow at the age of 18. Chances are you will still grow, especially since your dad and brother still did at this age. John, never take herbal pills without consulting your Doctor first. Pills don t help, they only cause damage. Please...

Teen Health: Deppression, good luck, depression
good luck, depression, medicine: Somtimes when you have depression your mind will play games with you. When youare used to being sad and suddenly your not(maybe cause of medicine) you might feel that it is overwhelming to feel happy so sudden. So you wonder why you are happy so you wnat...

Teen Health: Diet for endometriosis, tissue swells, scar tissue
tissue swells, scar tissue, stretching exercises: Hello Courtney Any kind of scar tissue is tissue that is not flexible. Simply put, it does not stretch very well so any tissue that it is attached to, when the tissue around it stretches, you have pulling due to the inflexible scar tissue. Swelling also...

Teen Health: Dietary supplements, whole wheat bread, fruits vegetables
whole wheat bread, fruits vegetables, government tests: Hello Jeremy The only supplement that you need is a daily multivitamin with minerals. I buy mine at Walmart. There is no need to buy the expensive or all natural ones. If weight loss is your goal; do more aerobics and eat more slow-digest foods. Fruits,...

Teen Health: Digestive System, speedy attention, being a doctor
speedy attention, being a doctor, peace of mind: Dear Tommy, I think you had best see a doctor soon. It may be nothing but you had better make sure, for your own peace of mind and something to heal it quick. And it could be something that had best get speedy attention. I can t judge what it may be from...

Teen Health: Drugs, marijuana and its effects, smoke pot
marijuana and its effects, smoke pot, anecdotal evidence: Hi Edith, There aren t very good studies on marijuana and its effects on headaches/migraines. There are a few studies and anecdotal evidence indicating that marijuana may actually improve migraines. However, there are a few other studies stating the exact...

Teen Health: disordered, money and fame, thin girls
money and fame, thin girls, weightlifting program: Hello Lauren Well, for MANY, MANY years people believed that you could never be too thin, or too rich. Girls and women, looking at the models in magazines, on tv, and in the movies, saw female models with 1-3% bodyfat, without any knowledge of bodyfat...

Teen Health: dont know whether it's a food or pregnancy problem, pregnancy problem, bloated feeling
pregnancy problem, bloated feeling, hi amy: Hi Amy, Relax - it s most likely that your bloated feeling is due to eating lots of salty and fatty foods. Maybe you re about to get your period also? Many girls feel bloated when they get their periods. Though it may seem counterintuitive, keeping yourself...

Teen Health: i dont understand my body?, bleedings, funny situations
bleedings, funny situations, doct: Dear Heidi, Nothing wrong, stop stressing. You asked this in ‘Teen Health so I suspect you re under 20. (BOY, am I smart.) So, you haven t yet seen all the funny situations a woman s body can get in to. Take it easy, the wiles of ‘the period will remain...

Teen Health: this is a dumb question, oregans, dumb question
oregans, dumb question, brain: Dear Anna, I m really hoping that you are not asking me this question so u can starve yourself, but sinse you asked it takes about 3 days till you feel so week that you can not function, You see your body needs nuetrients from food in order to operate....

Teen Health: Eating Right, different pastas, fruit juices
different pastas, fruit juices, eat steak: well my first bit of advice is to take a multivitemin daily. if your a picky eater chances are that you arent getting all you vitimans daily! next, try experimenting with food. eat vegetables and fruit and try to try as many as possible! you should aim to...

Teen Health: Eating Out, ghas, healthy option
ghas, healthy option, cooking meals: hi, well firstly every one needs to help out in a family and cooking meals because your mum ghas no time is a great way to do so. take it apon your self to cook healthier meals like salads(which are easy to make), or stir fry. when eating out suggest some...

Teen Health: Exercise, workout plan, exercise routine
workout plan, exercise routine, 5 more minutes: Hello Joel You are quitting because you are tiring out. Second, you are lifting every night. That does not allow your body to recover after lifting. This makes you more tired. Lift every OTHER night. Do this with your treadmill; when you wake up,...

Teen Health: Exercise and growrth, leg muscle, self confidence
leg muscle, self confidence, final answer: Hello Paul Honestly! exercise does NOT stunt your growth. Your height is determined 100% by your environment, your food intake, and genes. That is, if you lived in a small room all your life, your body would grow to the height of the room. If you had very...

Teen Health: Exercise, weighted vest, aerobics
weighted vest, aerobics, strength training: Hello Ronald The answer depends upon if (a) you are of normal size or thin, of which I would recommend 5 minutes of strength training, 10 minutes of stretching, and 15 minutes of aerobics. And, no you do not have to do these 3 exercises all together, you...

Teen Health: No ejaculate or precum, pre ejaculate, urologist
pre ejaculate, urologist, person to person: Hi Joseph, How much pre-ejaculate a man has varies from person to person. So, no you are not the only man that doesn t have pre-ejaculate. Regarding the role of pre-ejaculate in getting pregnant, I believe there are some studies indicating that it may...

Teen Health: ejaculation, premature ejaculation, intercourse
premature ejaculation, intercourse, good luck: Hi Ramarajan, There are a few ways you can try to control premature ejaculation. Instead of rewriting what s been written many times before, I ll just refer you to a website that describes some different techniques you can try. http://www.sexhealth.org/problems/premature.shtml...

Teen Health: enquiry, brest enlargement, practicing safe sex
brest enlargement, practicing safe sex, having anal sex: Hi Arbind, In looking a few things up, I came across your question on www.gayhealth.com and am in total agreement with the response that they gave you. The doctor who told you that anal sex was the cause of your gynecomastia was completely wrong. ...

Teen Health: erection, clinical observation, erection problems
clinical observation, erection problems, latin names: Dear Tyson, I m not sure I have the whole picture now, I read that the problem is the angle of the penis? You mean it is hard but if you lie on your back, the penis lies on your belly instead of pointing up? If so, that s no problem. A penis can point in...

Teen Health: exercises, hips and thighs, washboard abs
hips and thighs, washboard abs, winsor pilates: Theres 3 things you should do. Run run run run, situps situps situps situps,pilates pilates pilates pilates. Running is the most effective way in the world to lose weight. You may not believe it or you may say oh i run all the time and it dont help trust...

Teen Health: exercising, muscular guy, weight plates
muscular guy, weight plates, power rack: Hello Jeff, again! When exercising, change happens so slowly, you will not see it. Other people will see it, complement you. You will look in the mirror and see no changes. Good changes take about 3 months, great in 6 months, better in 12 months. Takes...

Teen Health: eyebags, fluid accumulation, eye masks
fluid accumulation, eye masks, cure for eyebags: Hi Michael, There are many ways that people try to reduce the bags under their eyes. Unfortunately, barring surgery, there s no guaranteed way to cure them. Here are a few things you can try: 1. Sleep with your head more elevated to decrease fluid...

Teen Health: Face, sebaceous glands, unnecessary chemicals
sebaceous glands, unnecessary chemicals, acne cream: Hello, Well I m not surprised the Clean & Clear product doesn t work. Clean & Clear products usually contain alchohol and other unnecessary chemicals which can harm your skin. Perhaps your pimples are related to your diet and I m not talking about what...

Teen Health: Falling Apart, high metabolism, essential energy
high metabolism, essential energy, unhealthy food: Hiya Laura, Firstly can I just say that you are not gross and no matter what you think of yourself I am positive that others do not view you in such a negative way. From what you have told me the only reason I can come up with for the reason you are...

Teen Health: Final height, healthy diet, physique
healthy diet, physique, dad: Hi Richard, According to your parents heights, your expected height is about 6 feet plus or minus 3-4 inches. You still have a couple years left in which you might grow taller, so it s possible that you will grow to 6 feet or so. The best thing you can...

Teen Health: Fitness / Fat loss / Toning, white potatoes, hand gripper
white potatoes, hand gripper, physical goal: Hello Erik First, what is with the gym? Cannot use weights? Can you use the cable and plates machines? If not, then buy a couple of large pails with lids on them. Put some water in each pail. Pick them up and HOLD them for 60 seconds. Keep your elbows...

Teen Health: Fitness, stomach muscles, working out at home
stomach muscles, working out at home, kitchen cabinets: Hello Steve For your stomach, lie on the floor, knees up, feet up under something like a dresser or the kitchen cabinets. Arms across your upper chest. Lift your upper back up and HOLD. Your goal is 20 seconds. FEEL your stomach muscles shake. Do...

Teen Health: Fluid in ears,sinuses,allergies.., fluid in ears, sinus problems
fluid in ears, sinus problems, allergy problems: Hi Kevin, It sounds like you have pretty bad sinus problems. Are you taking anything for your allergies? If not, you should because allergies can contribute to your sinusitis. Have you gotten any bacterial infections during this time? Do you have any...

Teen Health: 130 and sick of it., healthy way to loose weight, drink soda
Teen Health: 130 and sick of it., healthy way to loose weight, drink soda, muffin top

Teen Health: ACL Surgery, catheter, pee
Teen Health: ACL Surgery, catheter, pee, few days

Teen Health: air embolism during sex, air embolisms, auto asphyxiation
Teen Health: air embolism during sex, air embolisms, auto asphyxiation, teenage woman

Teen Health: armflapping, tic
Teen Health: armflapping, tic

Teen Health: Bad Hair Cut, bad haircut, cold weather
Teen Health: Bad Hair Cut, bad haircut, cold weather

Teen Health: Breast size and weight gain, waist line
Teen Health: Breast size and weight gain, waist line

Teen Health: baby fat?, bad milk, balanced meal
Teen Health: baby fat?, bad milk, balanced meal, red meat

Teen Health: beard growth, beard, hassle
Teen Health: beard growth, beard, hassle

Teen Health: body fat, good luck
Teen Health: body fat, good luck

Teen Health: my boobs, falsies, guarentee
Teen Health: my boobs, falsies, guarentee, little lady

Teen Health: my breast!!, large breast, 38d
Teen Health: my breast!!, large breast, 38d, c32

Teen Health: bulimia
Teen Health: bulimia

Teen Health: Chest Pain, lil kid, motrin
Teen Health: Chest Pain, lil kid, motrin

Teen Health: Compressed rib, massage therapists, massage therapist
Teen Health: Compressed rib, massage therapists, massage therapist, massage therapy

Teen Health: chest, toilet paper, tissues
Teen Health: chest, toilet paper, tissues, breast development

Teen Health: Deppression, safe zone, one day at a time
Teen Health: Deppression, safe zone, one day at a time, day at a time

Teen Health: ejaculation, imes, regulary
Teen Health: ejaculation, imes, regulary, ths

Teen Health: facial hair/shaving, clavicle, facial hair
Teen Health: facial hair/shaving, clavicle, facial hair, puberty

Teen Health: gallstones, gallstones
Teen Health: gallstones, gallstones

Teen Health: gray hair., grey hairs, grey hair
Teen Health: gray hair., grey hairs, grey hair, good luck

Teen Health: growing taller, spurt, puberty
Teen Health: growing taller, spurt, puberty, untill

Teen Health: Hill sachs lesion, hill sachs lesion, shoulder dislocation
Teen Health: Hill sachs lesion, hill sachs lesion, shoulder dislocation, physical medicine and rehabilitation

Teen Health: ibs, fiber supplements, fizzy
Teen Health: ibs, fiber supplements, fizzy, advil

Teen Health: Jacking Off=Stopping Growth, masturbation
Teen Health: Jacking Off=Stopping Growth, masturbation

Teen Health: no subject, inch penis, brian thomas
Teen Health: no subject, inch penis, brian thomas, bigger penis

Teen Health: Late Period, sperm
Teen Health: Late Period, sperm

Teen Health: losing fat and getting abs, getting abs, ab workouts
Teen Health: losing fat and getting abs, getting abs, ab workouts, sit ups

Teen Health: loss of appetite, school sport, illnesses
Teen Health: loss of appetite, school sport, illnesses

Teen Health: Mono
Teen Health: Mono

Teen Health: man boobs, emotional consequences, good grief
Teen Health: man boobs, emotional consequences, good grief, emotional effects

Teen Health: Am i normal?, special girl, good luck
Teen Health: Am i normal?, special girl, good luck, penis

Teen Health: Pain from neck into chest and upper stomach..., wisdom teeth, tmj
Teen Health: Pain from neck into chest and upper stomach..., wisdom teeth, tmj

Teen Health: Penis length and fatness, inchs, enlargement methods
Teen Health: Penis length and fatness, inchs, enlargement methods, penis

Teen Health: Pit Stains, pit stains, natural deodorant
Teen Health: Pit Stains, pit stains, natural deodorant, antiperspirant

Teen Health: penis shrinkage!!!, medical profession, urologists
Teen Health: penis shrinkage!!!, medical profession, urologists, further study

Teen Health: penis size and weight, small penis, sea monster
Teen Health: penis size and weight, small penis, sea monster, penis enlargement surgery

Teen Health: period, toxic shock syndrome, tampon
Teen Health: period, toxic shock syndrome, tampon, tampons

Teen Health: my period, brown discharge, barley
Teen Health: my period, brown discharge, barley, exact same thing

Teen Health: Question about Testicle.., exact same thing, wht
Teen Health: Question about Testicle.., exact same thing, wht, testicle

Teen Health: recurring shoulder dislocation, hill sachs lesion, shoulder surgeries
Teen Health: recurring shoulder dislocation, hill sachs lesion, shoulder surgeries, therapy exercises

Teen Health: stomach toning, elbows, toes
Teen Health: stomach toning, elbows, toes, stomach

Teen Health: stretch marks....., cocoa butter, palmers
Teen Health: stretch marks....., cocoa butter, palmers, stretch marks

Teen Health: i have a sweating problem, sweating problems, aluminum chloride
Teen Health: i have a sweating problem, sweating problems, aluminum chloride, skin doctor

Teen Health: Tests for ADD/ADHD, single one, cousin
Teen Health: Tests for ADD/ADHD, single one, cousin, mom

Teen Health: Thin Blood, thin blood, blood disorder
Teen Health: Thin Blood, thin blood, blood disorder, exact reason

Teen Health: how tall will i be?, bullshit, proof
Teen Health: how tall will i be?, bullshit, proof, parents

Teen Health: toning abs/thinning thighs, leg lifts, squats
Teen Health: toning abs/thinning thighs, leg lifts, squats, period of time

Teen Health: my tummy has roles and is flubbery, bend your knees, judo team
Teen Health: my tummy has roles and is flubbery, bend your knees, judo team, great shape

Teen Health: Weight Loss, freshman year, loose weight
Teen Health: Weight Loss, freshman year, loose weight, teen age

Teen Health: Weight Loss for teen male, muscle weight, muscle mass
Teen Health: Weight Loss for teen male, muscle weight, muscle mass, notion

Teen Health: what do you do for weak ankles?, tip toes, one foot
Teen Health: what do you do for weak ankles?, tip toes, one foot, today tomorrow

Teen Health: facial hair/shaving, cheek bones, hair work
cheek bones, hair work, hair tip: Hi Albert, It sounds like you re experiencing normal hair growth that occurs during puberty. Most guys shave their facial hair. Shaving does not make hair grow back faster or thicker. Because shaving gives hairs blunt ends, they feel thicker and may...

Teen Health: fat image..., playing with my mind, fatness
playing with my mind, fatness, airbrushed: Dear RRR, first 35kg is that about 7 1/2 stone? if so omg! i think people are right you might have anorexia and you need to face up to that, use the net to research it. i doubt you are fat at all. the first way to cure yourself is to accept your figure, YOUR...

Teen Health: My fat, kitchen counter top, construction block
kitchen counter top, construction block, time and patience: Hello Dolly Three things you should do; aerobics weightlifting stretching To do aerobics; I recommend you buy a concrete construction block. Place it by your bed. When you wake up in the morning, step up and down for 5-15 minutes on the concrete...

Teen Health: feeling sick, bf, sti
bf, sti, diarrhea: Hi Laura, I think you should definitely go see your doctor. I m guessing you might be worried that you ve gotten a sexually transmitted infection (STI)? From what you ve told me so far, it s hard to say what might be going on. Feeling sick and not being...

Teen Health: female genitals, female genitals, bladder infection
female genitals, bladder infection, twinkly eyes: Dear D, Urine can be transparent or very dark yellow, depending on how much you drink. But it does not usually get orangeish and definitely not ‘thick (slimy or gooish). Urine itself is made of water and salts and doesn t contain protein or solids, it...

Teen Health: fitness career, desk supervisor, fitness floor
desk supervisor, fitness floor, fitness department: AVAILABLE POSITIONS Sales Manager Successful candidates must have at least 2 years of proven sales and management experience. Club experience preferred. Must demonstrate excellent communications skills, leadership qualities and a proven track record of...

Teen Health: fitness, loos weight, moderate pace
loos weight, moderate pace, aerobic program: AJ, I would suggest that you consider an aerobic program that will help to burn calories, will not bulk up the muscles, and should achieve your goal (with a combination of a proper diet). Limit your calories from unnecessary foods and begin exercising for...

Teen Health: fittness, external oblique muscles, reverse crunches
external oblique muscles, reverse crunches, floor exercises: hi sudha, firstly you need to watch what you eat. im not talking only eat lettuce, more like dont binge eat or eat lots of fatty foods. You have four major abdominal muscles. The one that runs the length of your torso from your sternum to your pelvis is...

Teen Health: flexibility, gaining flexibility, precious thing
gaining flexibility, precious thing, best of luck: Mike, It is good to stretch at least twice a day if you are really concentrating on gaining flexibility. Knowing how to stretch is another important thing. The amount of time you stretch is more important than how far you go necessarily. I want to caution...

Teen Health: flushing, fit lads, colourings
fit lads, colourings, blusher: if i was you i wouldnt worry about it. i love blushin cheeks and i rely heavily on blusher as part of my makeup! this usualy happens when you have light colourings or are blonde or red head.theres nothing you can do about it butyou could try and wear foundation...

Teen Health: foot pain, orthoinfo, hallux
orthoinfo, hallux, fasciitis: Hi Amin, Without more information, it s difficult to say exactly what is causing your pain. However, given what you ve told me, it sounds like you might have something called plantar fasciitis which is inflammation of the fibrous tissue connecting your...

Teen Health: Gaining Weight, recommended daily caloric intake, daily caloric intake
recommended daily caloric intake, daily caloric intake, growth spurt: Hi, Yes, you are underweight. Are you pretty healthy otherwise? Do you eat a healthy diet? If you are otherwise healthy and you eat a regular amount, then the fact that you are thin is likely simply to due your genes -what you ve inherited from your...

Teen Health: Growth concerns, growth hormone booster, growth concerns
growth hormone booster, growth concerns, growth plates: Hi John, I have given you an answer to this question previously. To sum it up, give your body time to finish developing. If your father still grew at your age, you will too. keep in mind that 6 feet is a beautiful height. Is there anything else I...

Teen Health: Gynecomastia, breast cells, size 14 shoes
breast cells, size 14 shoes, man boobs: Hello Steve Gynecomastia is caused by hormones stimulating the tissue under the nipple. Men have the same breast cells as women. They do not grow like women as we do not have the same portions of hormones to make them grow, like women do. Your problem...

Teen Health: gallstones, pigment stones, cholesterol stones
pigment stones, cholesterol stones, kidney stones: Hi John, So, gallstones are stones that are formed in the gallbladder - a little sac-like organ that is located just under the liver. Gallstones are different than kidney stones, but like kidney stones, they can cause pain and eventual infection if they...

Teen Health: general weight loss, 5 gallon pails, target areas
5 gallon pails, target areas, inner thighs: Hello Noelle Thanks for the questions. YES, eating at night - specifically carbs - pours on the pounds. Eat a salad, or fruit, etc. There is two things THAT WORK that you can do to loose your fat target areas, starting with #1 - Do a daily walk,...

Teen Health: genital, pimple, pubic hair
pimple, pubic hair, red dot: Dear Nate, I could sit and think along while and then write a very long mail about what this could or could not be, but you are in a hurry so I just skip to the basics and mail you back immediately: -1 : I firmly believe it’s just a pimple or whitehead....

Teen Health: gray hair., gray hair, hi bob
gray hair, hi bob, kindof: Hi Bob, If you only found the one gray hair, it s likely that you won t find another for a while. Sometimes a gray hair will pop up, and it doesn t necessarily mean that you re going to get a lot more in the near future. I wouldn t worry about it too...

Teen Health: gray hair., gray hairs, gray hair
gray hairs, gray hair, hi bob: Hi Bob, Turning gray young is a family thing. I have a friend that started getting gray hairs at the age of 12. You might stay with this gray hair (then pull it out) or you might likely get more. It is not some kind of a problem, it is normal. The only...

Teen Health: grey hair, nutritional supplements vitamins, grey hairs
nutritional supplements vitamins, grey hairs, werner syndrome: AK, Thank you for your question. A change in hair color typically occurs naturally as people age - usually turning their hair from its natural color to grey, then to white. More than 40% of Americans have some grey hair by their 40th birthday, but grey...

Teen Health: growing taller, bones of the body, sex steroids
bones of the body, sex steroids, epiphyseal plate: Hi! PLEASE RATE ME! It takes less than one minute! Your feedback will be used to help guide others toward me. I hope you found my answer helpful. Your satisfaction is key to my reputation as an expert on AllExperts.com. If you are happy with your experience,...

Teen Health: growth, free cheese, milk and cheese
free cheese, milk and cheese, milk drink: Hello Chew Genetics determines how tall we all are. Doctors can sometimes give you a prescription to help you grow taller, in cases where you are very, very short. But this will help only a little bit. If you drink milk, drink fat-free milk and eat fat-free...

Teen Health: growth, recommended daily allowance, vitamins and minerals
recommended daily allowance, vitamins and minerals, pound boy: Hello Jeff Not in the best of health. But in FANTASTIC HEALTH and strength for a 54 year old guy. Thanks for asking! There is nothing on the internet I could find for how high you should be. Sorry. People keep growing until age 18-21. I recommend...

Teen Health: growth stunts, proper nutrition, growth patterns
proper nutrition, growth patterns, height and weight: Hi Toomas, I m sorry to say that at 19, you probably won t grow much more. However, do you know what kind of growth patterns your brothers and father went through? If they experienced something similar to what you re going through and continued to grow...

Teen Health: growth, familial short stature, immune system enhancement
familial short stature, immune system enhancement, constitutional growth delay: B-Growth™ & Your Body Growth conditions like familial short stature or constitutional growth delay usually require special treatment. Extra vitamins or special diets won t make you grow any taller or faster. There exists now a new Growth method B-Growth™...

Teen Health: gymnast, whole wheat bread, stomach muscles
whole wheat bread, stomach muscles, thigh exercises: Hello Val Never too many questions. I look forward every day after work to see who has written and what their questions are! The lower the body fat, the more definition your muscles will have. Provided that you have ample muscle mass and definition to...

Teen Health: Hair Growth, laser hair removal, hair growth
laser hair removal, hair growth, waxing: Hello Nick All the creams are temporary cures. Shaving is the cheapest way to go. Waxing, well that really hurts! Twice; the heat of the wax, and then the pulling. Laser hair removal is permanent. You probably would want to budget it over a long time...

Teen Health: Health, hi jack, hormonal changes
hi jack, hormonal changes, caffeinated: Hi Jack, During puberty, teens go through many hormonal changes. One of these changes is the secretion of melatonin (the hormone that makes us sleepy)later in the night. Since melatonin is released late, teens tend to go to sleep later but still have...

Teen Health: Height? What height?, favoured choice, concise communication
favoured choice, concise communication, classic music: Dear Jamie, IQ has zilch-nada to do with learning. Intelligence is not a matter of how many files you have on your hard-disk, it’s a matter of the quality of your processor. Now WHAT you know makes intelligence (any moron can learn things by heart) but...

Teen Health: Help !, red delicious apple, mcchicken sandwich
red delicious apple, mcchicken sandwich, hunger pangs: Hello Alicia Wow, you DO a lot of sports! Good for you. Now to weight; It is not your fault. Really! Grocery stores hire very smart people to make, and sell foods that digest VERY FAST. So you eat, an hour later, get hungry, and eat again. GREAT...

Teen Health: Help !, contaceptive pill, menstrual cramps
contaceptive pill, menstrual cramps, pelvic exam: Hi Carla, Yes, you really should get a pelvic exam. This will help your doctor figure out what is causing your bad menstrual cramps and how to treat it. If you don t get a pelvic exam, your cramps will mostly likely continue and may even get worse. Without...

Teen Health: Help Me!!!!!, recommended daily caloric intake, body mass index
recommended daily caloric intake, body mass index, body mass index bmi: Hi Maria, According to your body mass index (BMI - measure of body fat), you aren t overweight. Your BMI is 22.9 (normal range is 18.5-24.9). However, I can understand how difficult it is to not be body conscious in the society we live in. I think it s...

Teen Health: Help me :), exercises to lose weight, low carb diet
exercises to lose weight, low carb diet, aerobics: Jessica, I cannot give you specific exercises to lose weight in areas. The body does not work this way. I would suggest that you either jog (a good way to burn calories), bike (another great one), or aerobics (an easy way to burn some). They point is to...

Teen Health: Hi Brett, eating chocolate, work stress
eating chocolate, work stress, phase type: Hi Laura, my mistake.... I accidentally answered the wrong question on my screen. In terms of the overeating, I wouldnt worry too much about it. The only thing I would say is that moderation and discipline is good in all aspects of your life. If you are...

Teen Health: Hi Lina!, work stress, phase type
work stress, phase type, health issue: Hi Laura! From the symptoms that you have described, I think that you may start to be bulimic. You should definitely see your doctor about this. Bulimia is an eating disorder and you need help. You are doing a good job since you recognize that you have...

Teen Health: Hi there,I'm 15. I think..., hairy monkey, sex and relationships
hairy monkey, sex and relationships, hairy guy: Dear Questioner, About waxing, I can t advise you. I only know it hurts. About hair I know a bit more: it can get long and obvious, it can also stay short and downy – nearly invisible. Once you start shaving or waxing, you will certainly make it come back...

Teen Health: Hi, can you tell me any remedies..., biore products, acne creams
biore products, acne creams, getting rid of acne: Dear Nina, I suggest you try a product which is called Benzac, it s a cream that you rub onto the acne and you can buy it at any pharmacy near you. Otherwise you can try a much cheap solution, try using the juice from fresh lemons, it might not be as...

Teen Health: Hi, lack of sexual desire, term impotence
lack of sexual desire, term impotence, premature expulsion: Hi Keiko, These are some very good questions. I hope these answers will help you. Impotence typically refers to a man s inability to achieve or maintain an erection suitable for sexual intercourse. Sometimes the term impotence also includes other male...

Teen Health: High level of Cholesterol in the blood and the Role of Fibre in the Diet, heart disease and diabetes, coronary artery disease
heart disease and diabetes, coronary artery disease, chloesterol: Hi Jenny, To answer your first question, there are a number of ways to reduce your cholesterol. The first thing you can do is modify your lifestyle: have a healthy diet (decrease your intake of saturated fats), exercise and lose weight if you re overweight....

Teen Health: Hill sachs lesion, hill sachs lesion, shoulder dislocations
hill sachs lesion, shoulder dislocations, hill sach: Hi Ronnie, It s very common for shoulder dislocations to recur especially in young athletes. I think that regardless of whether or not your daughter has surgery, she should be rehabilitating her shoulder with the help of a physical therapist. Your...

Teen Health: Hot for summer, south florida usa, excersises
south florida usa, excersises, pilates instructor: Hello Maddy Hello from South Florida, USA! The bulge in your hips are caused by gravity. It is constantly pulling everything on our bodies down to the floor. There is two things you can do; Starting with situps, like this! - lie on your kitchen...

Teen Health: health differences in boys and girls, health differences, apple a day
health differences, apple a day, healthiest foods: hi, 1. it can depend, usually guys 2. girls 3.they complain as it can be painful 4. again it depends 5. girls about 1200 boys 1600 6. i d say japan or italy but im not to sure 7. fruit and vegtables 8. as above 9. a week but you d get halucinations...

Teen Health: height!, bones of the body, sex steroids
bones of the body, sex steroids, epiphyseal plate: Hi! PLEASE RATE ME! It takes less than one minute! Your feedback will be used to help guide others toward me. I hope you found my answer helpful. Your satisfaction is key to my reputation as an expert on AllExperts.com. If you are happy with your experience,...

Teen Health: height, car crashes, muscle mass
car crashes, muscle mass, body mass: Hello again! Here is what you can do: Go to Walmart and buy The Step in the exercise department. If they do not have any, buy a concrete block at Home Depot. Every morning when you wake up, step up and down on the step. Your goal is 50 times. Start...

Teen Health: height and growing, elevator shoes, extreme situations
elevator shoes, extreme situations, 23 years: Hello Mary Fortunately, most of us do not stop growing until we reach around age 21. There is medical ways to make people taller, but it is done in only extreme situations because it requires surgery. Other suggestions is to buy shoes on the internet called...

Teen Health: height, good nutrition, constant rate
good nutrition, constant rate, spurts: Hi Kyle, Genetics play a large role in determining how tall you will be given that you have good nutrition and are healthy (which it sounds like you are). According to your parents heights, you should be about 5 8 plus or minus about 3 inches. Since...

Teen Health: help!, free ranch dressing, kid size
free ranch dressing, kid size, food portions: Hello Heather Because food is our feel good tool. We live in a very fast world with a lot of issues, pressures, and problems. When we are upset or worried, we eat! And the grocery stores know that we eat because we are upset or worred, so they offer a...

Teen Health: help! this morning when i..., kidney infection, burning sensation
kidney infection, burning sensation, carraige: Hi, Given what you ve told me, it s possible you could have had a miscarriage if there s reason to think that you might have been pregnant. It s also quite possible that you have a urinary tract/kidney infection. Are you urinating blood or is blood coming...

Teen Health: help with weight, red delicious apple, whole grain breads
red delicious apple, whole grain breads, evening snack: Hello Laura We all get overweight THANKS to the food industry. They sell and we EAT, foods that taste really great, but digest very fast. So we eat, and then an hour later, we are hungry again. About 3 years ago I started to SLOWLY change my eating....

Teen Health: help!!, ingrown hairs, triple blade
ingrown hairs, triple blade, red bumps: For your first question...yes you can shave down there. Some girls chose to, some chose not to. There are a few things you need to know first. Razors: triple blade is best recommended, make sure the razor is new. Wash the area very very well with soap first....

Teen Health: hey!, healthy eating tips, best way to lose weight
healthy eating tips, best way to lose weight, fatty foods: well try to eat lots of fruit and avoid processed foods and fatty foods. the best way to lose weight is to exercise! try out for some sports teams like track. if you dont like sports then try out for cheerleading thats good exercise too! hope this help...

Teen Health: hi i am 15 and i want to get..., unsuspecting shoppers, casual customers
unsuspecting shoppers, casual customers, cheap jewelry: Dear Rachel, I m in Teen Health for trouble with sex, really, ears are not my specialty. But I ll try. I have no experience or first-hand info on what it feels like, but I ve heard some people say (on TV) they felt nothing much, others said it was quite...

Teen Health: hi i am 15 and i want to get..., burning sensation, junko
burning sensation, junko, ears: Hi Rachel, Getting your ears pierced is not that painful. For most people it feels like a sting or a really hard pinch. Your ears might feel hot or have a bit of a burning sensation afterwards, but it s not bad, and the pain typically doesn t last that...

Teen Health: hi, help on making my thighs smaller, whole grain breads, whole wheat bread
whole grain breads, whole wheat bread, salt side: No problem. Only if you remember to answer more questions in the future. I would consider it a blessing not to eat crustaceans. I see bugs that live under water. And people EAT them. No thank you. Now to diet. I ate all the wrong foods for a long time....

Teen Health: hi. i am interested in actually..., high calorie foods, high calorie diet
high calorie foods, high calorie diet, protein drinks: Hi Jennie, To help you gain weight, I would suggest a high calorie diet. In order to gain weight, you need to make sure that you take in more calories than you burn. In addition to three regular meals, try adding a few calorie-rich, yet healthy, snacks...

Teen Health: hi. i am interested in actually..., high metabolism, lifting weights
high metabolism, lifting weights, trying to gain weight: hi jennie, i dont usualy get Q s like this its usualy how can i lose weight! im glad that you want to gain weight but some times its hard if you have a high metabolism(burn caliries qiuckly) or if its not in your genes. depending on the country the doctor...

Teen Health: hi junko i email u already..., missing periods, regular period
missing periods, regular period, brenda: Hi Brenda, If you ve just started having your period, then it is normal miss your period for months at a time. However, if you ve been having a regular period for a while now, then it is not normal to miss your period for two months. If you ve been having...

Teen Health: hi, remidy, pain thanks
remidy, pain thanks, jump training: Nithin, I would suggest for high jump that you focus on sprints (short sprints between 10-75 meters). I would also do some jump training. If you can find a coach to help you on form that would be very important. As far as food is concerned, just maintain...

Teen Health: hormones, sex hormone levels, sex hormones
sex hormone levels, sex hormones, sexual preference: Hi Joe, There aren t any hormones that control who you like. However, there are hormones (the sex hormones such as testosterone and estrogen) that control a person s sexual drive, among other things. During puberty, there is a surge in sex hormone levels...

Teen Health: horomones, concrete advice, sexual preference
concrete advice, sexual preference, cute boy: Hi Ashley, Unfortunately, I can t tell you if you re gay/lesbian or not. This is something you re going to have to figure out on your own, and it may take a while. It s possible that, as your mom said, all of this is just caused by hormones. Only time...

Teen Health: will it hurt me ?, alcohol addiction, heart attacks
alcohol addiction, heart attacks, no doubt: Well yes eventually drinking at such a young age can and will hurt you eventually if you continue to do it. 13 is definetly not an age do be drinking. It can cause severe damage to your kidneys. And causes a higher risk of heart attacks, strokes, diseases...

Teen Health: will it hurt me ?, liver cancer, brain cells
liver cancer, brain cells, minuite: Hey Abi~ Well first there is a couple of things that deal with teen drinking. Teen Drinking causes you to stop growing and kills alot of brain cells. It is also liked with liver cancer. My advice to you is to stop getting drunk. Try to replace somthing...

Teen Health: will it hurt me ?, ur friends, e mail
ur friends, e mail, getting drunk: at 13 this is a not a good idea.actually its not that good of an idea at any age. getting drunk might seem cool but if you do it evary week you ll end up regreting something soon(i know i have)its also not healthy to get drunk every week as its damaging your...

Teen Health: Ibprofen, poison control, family doctor
poison control, family doctor, thanks in advance: Marie, It all depends on the MG of the ibuprofen as well as the size of the person and a variety of other factors. If there is a concern of an overdose I would urge you to contact your family doctor or poison control immediately. Based on what I know though...

Teen Health: No Idea, please help if you can, intimate relationships, mental picture
intimate relationships, mental picture, guy friends: Well honestly, I do believe that it is your subconcious. You can t be with another guy and proceed to get closer because you get a mental picture of jeff and what hes done. So it makes you feel as though you can t trust guys period. But this is a situation...

Teen Health: Insomnia, symptoms of insomnia, fatal combination
symptoms of insomnia, fatal combination, continuous hours: Dear Assma, I m not an expert on sleep, I do sexual problems. But 6-7 hours of sleep per day does not sound worrisome to me. The average is 8 hours and young adults usually need a bit less. ‘Light sleep (where you wake up easily) is more healthy than the...

Teen Health: Insomnia, symptoms of insomnia, fruit and veg
symptoms of insomnia, fruit and veg, sleep time: hi, its sounds to me that you could have insomnia. i used to sffer from it badly and still do now and then. what helped me most was creating a regular sleep time. get up every morning at 7.30 and go to sleep every night at 10. try to have a bath beforehand...

Teen Health: Its me again', bladder infection, dead bugs
bladder infection, dead bugs, dear kelly: Dear Kelly, Don t be sorry, I m supposed to be here for you, not the other way around. Still, very nice to hear from you! I m fairly confident they will still be able to find all the bugs that matter, but I m not totally sure. Normally they can also...

Teen Health: ibs, bentyl, x rays
bentyl, x rays, sure what your question: Hi Amanda, I m not sure what your question is. I m guessing you have some sort of abdominal pain and that s why you went to the hospital? Bentyl is indicated for IBS, but you say it s making your pain worse. With the information you ve given me, it s very...

Teen Health: im dying..., pain in right arm, sharp pain in right arm
pain in right arm, sharp pain in right arm, neck shoulders: Well I m sorry buts its absolutely impossible to help you in this situation. You need a doctor for this not a stranger. Because you need someone to actually visualy check it out and who knows exactly what it is by doing x-rays. And someone to prescribe something...

Teen Health: intimacy and the horrible time of the month..., personal relationships, horrible time
personal relationships, horrible time, bodily functions: Dear Maya, I strongly suggest you stop imagining how he would feel. It s fatal. Relationships depend on good communication. Guessing at each other s thoughts is pointless and only leads to misunderstandings. You need to talk and ask. Very personal relationships...

Teen Health: Jacking Off=Stopping Growth, healthy diet, heredity
healthy diet, heredity, exercise: Absolutely not, your height its based on your heredity and a healthy diet and exercise. Masturbating does not affect your height at all. (The expert you asked this question to, has quit the service, if you have any other questions please let me know....

Teen Health: is jacking off 5 times a day..., sexual tension, slow sex
sexual tension, slow sex, slow drag: Dear Questioner, It s not abnormal but both are above average. If I were you, I d slow down on the masturbation. Five times a day sounds like good fun if it happens now and then, but try not to make a habit of it. Because it CAN be habit-forming. Most boys...

Teen Health: knee pain, doing pushups, calf muscles
doing pushups, calf muscles, kitchen hands: Hi Jeff Sounds like the calf muscles are too tight. That would pull on everything, so when you sit down, everything is being pulled to tight. Two things I would do; 1. Stretching. Standing in your kitchen, hands on the edge of the counter. Put one...

Teen Health: knee poblem, basketball game, school vacation
basketball game, school vacation, playing sports: Will, Your doctor should have advised you concerning your participation. If not I would ask. Most likely you should limit your participation. Because I would like you to find out from your doctor you participation, you might as well ask if you should go...

Teen Health: I know that guys have minor..., intense contractions, addictive sex
intense contractions, addictive sex, chronic fatigue: Dear Nicole, Don’t worry too much. Yes, masturbation (like any kind of sex) costs a lot of energy and may put quite a strain on some muscles. An orgasm can cause pretty intense contractions. Same way for girls as for boys, so the side-effects are likely...

Teen Health: Late Period, fragile things, late period
fragile things, late period, sperm: Sperm are very fragile things, its is not likely that the girl could get pregnant, but it is possible. If he washed his hands, the sperm would have died, making it impossible to become pregnant, but if it was fresh, then there is a slight possibility that...

Teen Health: Loose and burny stool from IBS?, smooth muscle relaxant, treating ibs
smooth muscle relaxant, treating ibs, ibs symptoms: Hi Kevin, I m glad you saw a doctor about your abdominal discomfort. I m guessing that your doctor gave you a smooth muscle relaxant for your abdominal pain. Is that right? I m not sure why a smooth muscle relaxant might make your pain worse, but it...

Teen Health: Losing inches on my thighs..., magic pill, overweight kids
magic pill, overweight kids, loose weight: Michelle, I m sure you ve seen overweight kids in school get picked on one time or another by impolite students. Other people are mean, and chances are, if you re truly overweight, you most likely would have been told so by a bad-mannered peer. Everyone...

Teen Health: Losing Weight, fatty food, mars bars
fatty food, mars bars, losing weight: hi, you are the right weight for your height. if you worried about your weight maybe start a sport that you enjoy. as for your diet the best way is to eat healthier. have fruit instead of chocolate and avoid fatty food and fast food as its no good for you....

Teen Health: late period coming, couple more years, late period
couple more years, late period, first period: Hi Mellier, Girls usually get their first period anywhere from age 8 to age 16. The average age for the first period is 12. While you are on the later side, you are still well within the normal age range for getting your first period, so don t worry!...

Teen Health: led zepplin song, led zepplin, last hope
led zepplin, last hope, fathers day: Hello Adele When I read your question I thought what is this person doing? Asking me questions about something other than exercise, and a difficult to answer question too! WELL, I like the tough questions. So here is your answer: The song is called...

Teen Health: How likely is weight training..., self confidence, weight training
self confidence, weight training, posture: Hello Wes Not at all. Weight training will enhance your growth by making your body symmetrically perfect, the bones will be stronger, your posture will be better, your self-confidence will be better, and you will feel and look better. Good lifting...

Teen Health: how to loose some weight?, whole grain bread, fried potatoes
whole grain bread, fried potatoes, jogging path: Hello Cindy First, let s start with eating. NOTHING I eat requires cooking. Like you, I do not have the time, patience, etc. to cook anything. It just amazes me to read about foods for dieting that require a lot of preparation and cooking. Who has the...

Teen Health: losing fat and getting abs, abdominal exercises, extra skin
abdominal exercises, extra skin, aerobic exercise: Hi Chris, First of all, congratulations on your weight loss! Is the belly you re trying to lose mostly excess skin or is it actually fat? If it s extra skin after having lost so much weight, that is unlikely to go away with simple exercises. If it...

Teen Health: loss of appetite, depression and physical illness, loss of appetite
depression and physical illness, loss of appetite, tiny portions: Hi Molly, Many things can cause a person to lose his or her appetite. Stress, depression and physical illness are just a few of the many causes. Has your grandson had any major changes in his life recently that may be causing him extra stress? Does he...

Teen Health: I lost about 50 pounds three..., flat stomach, change feet
flat stomach, change feet, bodyfat: Hello Kays To kget the bodyfat off, you need to get your metabolism up. Aerobics is how you get your metabolism higher. I find it works best if you do aerobics when you wake up, and again before you go to bed. Doing The Step is a very effective aerobics...

Teen Health: love handles/toning up, leg exercises, leg workout
leg exercises, leg workout, leg exercise: Hi Christine You would need to start a weight training schedule incorporating Here you will find a listing of leg exercises to use in your leg workout. Each of the leg exercises listed should be done with proper form to not only avoid injury, but...

Teen Health: MEN'S HEALTH, arnold schwarznegger, body hairs
arnold schwarznegger, body hairs, testerone: Hello Praveen The amount of body hair people have, male and female, is controlled by the amount of testerone they have in their bodies. Weightlifting will increase the testerone in males so they will have more body hair. If people base a boy s physique...

Teen Health: Medication side effects, welbutrin xl, side effect of zoloft
welbutrin xl, side effect of zoloft, medication side effects: Hi! PLEASE RATE ME! It takes less than one minute! Your feedback will be used to help guide others toward me. I hope you found my answer helpful. Your satisfaction is key to my reputation as an expert on AllExperts.com. If you are happy with your experience,...

Teen Health: Men PMS?, testosterone levels, irritable male syndrome
testosterone levels, irritable male syndrome, time pattern: Hi Sally, Recent studies seem to indicate that there is such a thing as male PMS or irritable male syndrome (IMS) . It s brought on by decreases in testosterone levels leading to depression and irritability. Men s hormone levels cycle hourly compared...

Teen Health: Menstrual Cramps, menstrual cramps, pamprin
menstrual cramps, pamprin, searching the internet: Hi Laura, A drug by the name of Vioxx is one of the most prescribed pills for cramps. However, you will need to go to your doctor for him/her to prescribe this to you, as it is not available over the counter. Vioxx is taken the same way you would take...

Teen Health: Menstural Pain, anti inflammatory drugs, menstrual cramps
anti inflammatory drugs, menstrual cramps, meditation techniques: Hi D.H., I m sorry you have such bad menstrual cramps. You can try taking over-the-counter anti-inflammatory drugs such as aspirin, Advil or Alleve to lessen your pain. You can also trying soaking in a hot bath or using a heating pad on your abdomen...

Teen Health: Mono, enlarged lymph nodes, white blood cells
enlarged lymph nodes, white blood cells, salivary glands: Hi! PLEASE RATE ME! It takes less than one minute! Your feedback will be used to help guide others toward me. I hope you found my answer helpful. Your satisfaction is key to my reputation as an expert on AllExperts.com. If you are happy with your experience,...

Teen Health: I'm a 16 year old girl..., pepper chili, butter margarine
pepper chili, butter margarine, lemon pepper: Hi!, I am glad that you feel comfortable telling me how you feel about your weight. You say that many people claim that you don t look overweight. How much you could weight depends on your height too. I ll guide you through some healthy eating/living:...

Teen Health: I'm dying..., chicken corn soup, loose pieces
chicken corn soup, loose pieces, bowels: Hi Kevin, I m not saying that you have a disease. What you re experiencing could be explained by a normal bodily response. However, if you re convinced that something is wrong, it would be safest for you to check with a doctor. It may be nothing, but...

Teen Health: man boobs, anabolic steroids, going through puberty
anabolic steroids, going through puberty, daniel shapiro: Daniel Shapiro, Thank you for your question. Male breast growth can have a major emotional impact on teens. The correct term for man boobs is gynecomastia. This is a frequent condition affecting males going through puberty. Gynecomastia usually results...

Teen Health: managing time and motivation, hips and thighs, hip exercises
hips and thighs, hip exercises, senior prom: Hello Amy Well, you certain like to write! Your s the longest set of questions I ever received. Good thing I like to write, too! Let s start with WHY we all put on the pounds at our stomach. Our ancestors (yours, mine, everyone!) ate, then went for...

Teen Health: masturbation, inappropriate places, inappropriate times
inappropriate places, inappropriate times, puberty: Hi Albert, Masturbation does not affect puberty in any way. Masturbation is a perfectly healthy thing to do as long as it doesn t interfere with your other daily activities and you do not masturbate at inappropriate times or in inappropriate places. ...

Teen Health: masturbation, worst case scenario, sexual satisfaction
worst case scenario, sexual satisfaction, thoughts and feelings: Dear Sara, It s not dangerous to your health, though it does take some energy. If you do it often (twice daily or so) you may start feeling a bit tired and drowsy. It may also be habit-forming (some people eventually can t easily get to sleep unless they...

Teen Health: menopause, long periods of time, irregular periods
long periods of time, irregular periods, regular periods: Hi Christine, Did you just get your first period recently? If you only started menstruating within the past year, it is completely normal to have irregular periods. After the very first period, you should start to become regular within about 1 year. ...

Teen Health: menstruation, anti coagulants, health care provider
anti coagulants, health care provider, blackish color: Hi Alyssa, Congratulations on getting your period. Dark, chunky clots of blood can be perfectly normal. Many women get them during their menstrual period when they have days of heavy cramping and heavy bleeding. Your body usually makes things called...

Teen Health: mononucleosis, epstein barr virus, virus ebv
epstein barr virus, virus ebv, enlarged lymph nodes: Hi Anne, Mono is caused by the Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) and is transmitted through the saliva. Therefore, sharing water bottles, food, etc. is a potential way to get mono from someone else who has it. It s quite possible that your friend has gotten mono,...

Teen Health: muscle viruses fat?, weight loss plateau, weight loss recommendations
weight loss plateau, weight loss recommendations, starvation mode: Hi Diana, Yes, it is possible that your son has lost most of his body fat and is at the weight his body is meant to be at. If he is at this point, it is very difficult to lose anymore weight naturally (with diet and exercise only). Muscle breakdown typically...

Teen Health: me n gcses, thnx alot, pyshco
thnx alot, pyshco, self harm: Hi Kali, You re right, I am going to recommend that you talk to your mom, especially since she is a nurse and a mental health professional. But, I can understand how that would be difficult. If you don t think you can talk to your mom about it, is there...

Teen Health: nasal problems, allergy problem, clarinex
allergy problem, clarinex, antihistamine: Hi, It sounds like your doctor thinks you might have some sort of allergy problem so he/she gave you an antihistamine nasal spray (Clarinex). I also think you might have allergies. Maybe you want to try taking some sort of antihistamine that you take...

Teen Health: nasty blackheads, confidence thanks, skindoctors
confidence thanks, skindoctors, blackheads: Dear Jess, I suggest you purchase Loreal Pure Zone Step 1, 2 and 3 which are three different bottles. They are on the expensive side and cost about $9/$10 per bottle. If you can t afford it, find some cling wrap from the kitchen and rub it around your...

Teen Health: I need to drop about 20 lbs...., vegetables and fruits, fruits vegetables
vegetables and fruits, fruits vegetables, excersices: Hi xtine 20lbs before August is posible but youll have to be pretty disciplined about your diet and exercise. You will have to walk for at least 15-30 min everyday or do some other activity.And follow the eating guide lines given below. Just losing...

Teen Health: I need help with my weight and I need and answer right away! I think I have an eating disorder!, girls clothes, health class
girls clothes, health class, eating disorder: ok, you have the start of a disorder i recon. your 13! you dont need to be worring about diets you need to be having fun gossiping about crushes and growing up. start eating healthily! fruit and veggies, lots of water. you will notice your skin will look better...

Teen Health: i need a remedie for larangitus...., larangitus, voice returns
larangitus, voice returns, laryngitis: Hi Kourtney, I know I m getting back to you after you ve already had your concert, and I apologize for that. However, there really wasn t anything you could have done to fix your voice within a day if you did, in fact, have laryngitis. Laryngitis is most...

Teen Health: a new me, girl acts, popular girls
girl acts, popular girls, 2 girls: hi leslie, i know who you are trying to be as i used to strive to be that person 2. ive found out that she doesnt actually exist. the people that you and i have envied are normal happy people and we can become them if we stop trying to change. think about...

Teen Health: is this normal, birth control pills, progestin only pills
birth control pills, progestin only pills, bleeding while on the pill: Hi Nicole, What kind of birth control are you on? Have you been getting normal, regular periods up to this point? With combined birth control pills that contain estrogen and progestin, you should get a regular period. With progestin only pills, you may...

Teen Health: Am i normal?, nice boobs, great sex
nice boobs, great sex, old girl: Hi! PLEASE RATE ME! It takes less than one minute! Your feedback will be used to help guide others toward me. I hope you found my answer helpful. Your satisfaction is key to my reputation as an expert on AllExperts.com. If you are happy with your experience,...

Teen Health: nothing nasty..., arnold schwarznegger, thanx david
arnold schwarznegger, thanx david, bust line: Hello Again! BBWB Thanks very much for the comments and complement. If you can, there is a comment place on my ratings also. Here is what you can do to achieve your goal. 1. Find someone you admire, in a magazine, or on the internet, etc. Get a good...

Teen Health: ORAL BAD TO TASTE, e mail address, girls vagina
e mail address, girls vagina, mr abc: Hi, I m sorry I cannot respond to your personal e-mail address. Also, being a heterosexual girl, I can t give you a response from personal experience but will give you the best answer I can. I think most people will agree that, in general, vaginal and...

Teen Health: ORAL SEX, oral aids, unprotected oral sex
oral aids, unprotected oral sex, performing oral sex: Hi Paul, I understand your confusion. This is a very confusing topic! Again, I can t comment specifically on the studies that you mentioned since I don t know the exact details of how the studies were performed, but as you can see, even the experts disagree...

Teen Health: ORAL SEX, spoilt milk, rotten egg
spoilt milk, rotten egg, vaginal fluids: Hi, I ll respond in order again: 1. Yes, we re all built in basically the same way, but we all have our own likes and dislikes. In the same way that one person may hate brussel sprouts and another one may like them, while you don t especially like...

Teen Health: Overall Health, stages of alcohol intoxication, alcohol is a depressant
stages of alcohol intoxication, alcohol is a depressant, smoking marijuana: Willie, Thank you for your question. Masturbation is completely harmless; do it as much as you want! Smoking tobacco literally poisons every cell of the human body. Smoking marijuana increases your risk of cancer even more than tobacco. In addition,...

Teen Health: OverWeight,, diana, bones
diana, bones, sure what your question: Hi, You want to know if your child is in the normal range of weight and height? Your doctor will use a chart to find out if your child is the right weight and height for his age. Some kids have heavier bones and so weight more. Your Doctor will notice...

Teen Health: Overweight, pepper chili, high fiber foods
pepper chili, high fiber foods, butter margarine: Hi Monika, I will try to give you some suggestions: 1. Don t skip meals - plan for meals and snacks. -Believe it or not, 3 meals and 2 snacks are best to maintain both energy levels and healthy weight. You are more likely to overeat or choose nutrition-poor...

Teen Health: Overweight, karate class, magical cure
karate class, magical cure, safe place: okay, im not that big a fan of diet, ive always believed that once you start you ll either be on it forever to get your ideal weight or you stop and gain again. on the other hand i believe exercise is the magical cure!!! firstly you need to realise that if...

Teen Health: any health tips, kind reply, sexual encounter
kind reply, sexual encounter, junko: Hi Arun, If you don t mind my asking, how did you unknowingly have oral and anal sex with someone? Were you somehow taken advantage of? If so, this is a serious matter. I hope you took some sort of action against him if this is the case? Unfortunately,...

Teen Health: overweight, diet diary, atkins diet
diet diary, atkins diet, inspirational quotes: Dear Jackie For the couple of months I ve been on a diet called “The Atkins Diet”. I would explain it to you myself but I found the official site that can do it a bit better. http://www.atkins.com/ I ve been doing in for about 9 weeks now and have lost...

Teen Health: Pain in jaw? Wisdom teeth?, wisdom teeth, entnet
wisdom teeth, entnet, jaw pain: Kevin, Yes, your jaw pain could be from your wisdom teeth, especially if your gums are sore also. Your wisdom teeth could be moving but just haven t broken the surface of your gums yet. It s also quite possible that you may have what s called TMJ...

Teen Health: Penis length and fatness, erect penis, middle finger
erect penis, middle finger, penis size: Hi Jared, The average size of an erect penis is about 6 inches so you are completely normal. There really isn t anything you can do about your penis size, and there are no exercises that make them bigger. Try to keep in mind that size isn t everything...

Teen Health: Periods, late periods, irregular period
late periods, irregular period, 28days: every period doesent come on time always and no it will not have effect on you fertily later on and stress could be taking efect also but the only time you should really worry is if your period is a month late and still doesent come then you should ask your...

Teen Health: Periods, ovarian cysts, irregular periods
ovarian cysts, irregular periods, exercise stress: Hi Alley, It is common for periods to be irregular for the first few years. Also some girls just have irregular periods all the time. There are also some things such as hormonal imbalances, extreme changes in weight, excessive exercise, stress and ovarian...

Teen Health: Physical, awkward situation, little sisters
awkward situation, little sisters, physicals: Hi Darien, Given my limited experience, I would say that is not common practice, especially at your ages and given that your parents left the room for the purpose of privacy. If you continue to see this doctor, you should tell him that you are uncomfortable...

Teen Health: Pit Stains!!!!, pit stains, certain dri
pit stains, certain dri, wet marks: Hi Samantha, When you say pit stains , are you talking about the wet marks or the yellow discoloration that s left behind on your clothes? If you re sweating excessively in general, there is a special anti-perspirant called Certain Dri that works for...

Teen Health: Pit Stains, secret deoderent, secret deodorant
secret deoderent, secret deodorant, pit stains: Hi Claira, I don t know what your secret deodorant is, but in order to prevent the wet marks, you need to use an anti-perspirant in addition to a deodorant. One that I ve heard works well for people who sweat heavily is called Certain Dri. If you can...

Teen Health: PLZ DONT IGNORE ME..!, actors and actresses, transmission of aids
actors and actresses, transmission of aids, hiv test: Hi! I would never ignore you: I m here to help! Let me reassure you: First congrats on winning the beauty pageant and for all your contracts! Here is what a doctor that I work with told me: Requirements For Transmission To Occur Three conditions...

Teen Health: PLZ DONT IGNORE ME..!, actors and actresses, transmission of aids
actors and actresses, transmission of aids, hiv test: HI there, for one im not a man as you wrote in your reallly long email sir!! im a girl and wow have you got into some panick you dont need to be worried about this deep kissing doesnt give the other person aids its if you have a sex you may get it deep kissing...

Teen Health: PLZ DONT IGNORE ME..!, actors and actresses, transmission of aids
actors and actresses, transmission of aids, hiv test: hello, well i have received quite a few emails likeyours recently, so i guess this is a serious worry in america, but my advice to you is to stop worrying! You have received lots of conflicting advice ut just dont worry. HIV can only be transmitted through...

Teen Health: Please Help, red delicious apple, natural almonds
red delicious apple, natural almonds, lunch pail: Hello Nicole The problem is that the food industry makes foods that we digest very quickly. So, we are hungry all the time. Here is what I did to finally take control of my eating; I bought a lunch pail. I eat a small meal every 3 hours. Breakfast...

Teen Health: Pollen causing pressure in head when outside?, sinus congestion, weather channel
sinus congestion, weather channel, windows and doors: Hi Kevin, It does sound to me like you re suffering from a bad case of allergies and sinus congestion. You say you ve tried Claritin and nasal sprays without any relief. Have you tried any other over-the-counter antihistamines? If nothing is working...

Teen Health: Posture problem, 5 gallon pails, posture problem
5 gallon pails, posture problem, bad habit: Hello Mad Yea, we get this from sitting at a desk and bending over to read, do school work, type on the computer, etc. After a while, we are bending over all the time without realizing it. The problem with this is it messes up your symmetry. And THAT...

Teen Health: Premature Greying, hair color products, hair folicles
hair color products, hair folicles, world image: Hello Ihsan Unfortunately in our world, image is very important. My wife, now age 51, turned completely grey by age 18. She has been using Clariol hair color products for all these years. Nice and Easy is what she presently uses. So your son will...

Teen Health: Puberty, beer belly, junko
beer belly, junko, puberty: Hi Max, I, too, am a bit puzzled by the fact that you have a belly since you re underweight for your height. Do you really have a big stomach or is your stomach just more noticeable since you re thin in general? It s quite possible that you will lose...

Teen Health: penis shrinkage!!!, doctor dear, testical
doctor dear, testical, scrotum: Dear Dev, A penis does not shrink, ever. But the unerect penis can vary in size a LOT. Temperature makes a lot of difference, so does the time of day, pressure from clothing and state of mind. And mickey knows what else. If you sit naked and watch it for...

Teen Health: penis size and weight, male reproductive anatomy, scale weights
male reproductive anatomy, scale weights, parents friends: Hello Jase Bodyweight is not as important as how much body FAT your body has. A bodyfat scale, sold at places like Walmart, will tell you how much bodyfat you have. My weight chart, for my height and age says I should weigh 195 pounds. I actually weigh...

Teen Health: My penis, average penis, negroes
average penis, negroes, asians: Dear Neo, No, sorry, there is no way to make it smaller, except maybe by surgery. But are you sure it is bigger than most? Many people see only their own penis, and many people think theirs is too small or too big. The average penis (of white people)...

Teen Health: period, irregular periods, excessive exercise
irregular periods, excessive exercise, irregular period: Hi Julie, It s not unusual to have irregular periods for up to 3 years after you first start menstruating. However, since you got your first period at a later age, and it s getting close to a year since you had your first period, I m leaning towards recommending...

Teen Health: period, getting your period, average girls
getting your period, average girls, prolonged periods: Hi Veronica, All I can say is that girls usually get their first period between the ages of 8 and 16. On average, girls in the U.S. start getting their periods at age 12. You may be able to get a better idea of when you ll start menstruating (getting...

Teen Health: my period, brown discharge, old blood
brown discharge, old blood, toilet paper: Hi Nicole, Yes, the brown discharge and little bit of blood was most likely your first period. It s very common to have a first period like that. The brown discharge is old blood and is something you might see again at the beginning and/or end of your next...

Teen Health: my period, armpit hair, lol thanks
armpit hair, lol thanks, followup question: Hi Kelly, Every girl is different so I can t guarantee that your first period is going to be light, but it s common for periods to start off light. Your bleeding could start off bright red to begin with or it might look dark brown the first couple of times....

Teen Health: periods ???, arm hair, left leg
arm hair, left leg, periods: Hi Becky, Yes, I think you will probably start having periods in the next year or two. It s possible that your pains are associated with a period that s about to start, but it could also be purely coincidental. In general, there aren t really any specific...

Teen Health: periods and vegetarianism... help!, tiny tornados, preparing for pregnancy
tiny tornados, preparing for pregnancy, noticeable ones: Dear Nina, The menstruation-cycle is like the weather. Predictable in general terms but still totally unreliable. That’s because both phenomena are ruled my a great number of factors and influences that cannot be defined or foreseen. The menstruation-cycle...

Teen Health: periods, backpain, back pains
backpain, back pains, advil: Hi Shaylee, Some women experience intense backpain before and while they have their period. Backpain is usually a symptom of PMS. A regular pain killer like advil might help. If the pain is unbearable, see you Doctor for medication. Your backpain...

Teen Health: pit stains, aluminum salts, pit stains
aluminum salts, pit stains, sweat glands: Hi Jodi, No, antiperspirants and deodorants are not the same. Most antiperspirants contain aluminum salts which are thought to plug up sweat glands to keep you from sweating as much. Deodorants, on the other hand, simply kill the odor and do not affect...

Teen Health: pit stains, pit stains, wet marks
pit stains, wet marks, deodorants: Hello Claire A doctor that specializes in giving botox shots can give you shots under your arms to stop the sweating. I do not know if cost a lot. I understand the pain is very minimal. Very small needles. And the cure last months, not permanently. The...

Teen Health: please say u can help : (, practicing safe sex, teen clinics
practicing safe sex, teen clinics, planned parenthood: Hi, Unfortunately, I cannot help you very much from here. You really need to be examined by a health professional. It s possible you may have a sexually transmitted infection. Do you have any other symptoms? Vaginal discharge? Itching? Abdominal pain?...

Teen Health: plz help, hand fingers, pregnancy test
hand fingers, pregnancy test, barrier method: Hi Mackenzie, It is possible that the sperm on a man s hand/fingers can result in pregnancy if the hand or fingers are then inserted into the vagina. I think the likelihood is quite a bit lower than when there is direct penetration of the vagina with the...

Teen Health: How to prepare, open gyms, long periods of time
open gyms, long periods of time, bleechers: Hello TB First, wow! 8 MILES of running. I am not sure what the knowledge or logic is behind that for a sport such as soccer. You do not RUN for long periods of time. You stand and do short bursts of fast running and quick turns. For the running problem,...

Teen Health: What protein drinks/ nutrients do you recommend for weight lifting and biking?, protein drinks, weight lifting bench
protein drinks, weight lifting bench, power drinks: Hello Kathy First, GOOD FOR YOUR SON! Weightlifting WILL give him in his adulthood a body that most men will envy - and many, hate! When lifting light, lift every day. When lifting heavy, lift every OTHER day. As he get s older; 40 s, 50 s and older,...

Teen Health: puberty, sexual thoughts, puberty
sexual thoughts, puberty, hormones: Hi Ryan, Yes, it s perfectly normal to have sexual thoughts and to masturbate. During puberty, your body is going through many changes and producing lots of hormones which will make you think about sex more. You may think about sex and masturbate less...

Teen Health: Query, semen stains, seltzer water
semen stains, seltzer water, semen stain: Hi Smith, I m guessing that the reason you feel you have to wash yourself multiple times is because having semen on yourself makes you feel dirty. Until you become comfortable with the fact that having wet dreams and ejaculating is normal and not dirty,...

Teen Health: Question about Testicle.., swollen testicle, torsion testicular
swollen testicle, torsion testicular, testicular torsion: Hi William, If your right testicle is truly backwards, you have what s called an inverted testis. Having an inverted testis makes you more likely to experience something called testicular torsion. Testicular torsion is a condition that involves rotation...

Teen Health: question, going through puberty, medication
going through puberty, medication, supplements: Hi, You re smart to be skeptical about these and other websites that claim that they have products that can make you grow even after you ve gone through puberty. After puberty, certain changes occur in your body that do not make it possible for you to...

Teen Health: question, light blonde hair, dark hair
light blonde hair, dark hair, stereotype: Hello Chew If you grow tall, be very thankful! In our society, people stereotype guys. Tall is successful, short is not. Ever see a short Superman or a short Batman? Heroes are always the tall guys. Another stereotype; hair. Guys with dark hair, successful!...

Teen Health: question, paralysis, diana
paralysis, diana, alot: Hi Mik, Never believe such things when you read those advertisements on the net, or anywhere else for that matter. They are all out to make money, and they are very dangerous. They could result in paralysis, cancer or even death. They are not out for the...

Teen Health: do i really have it????????????????????, cancer cancer, 4 months
cancer cancer, 4 months, viruses: Hi Victoria, While there are some viruses that people can get that can increase their chances of developing cancer, cancer, itself, is not contagious. You can t catch cancer from someone else so you don t need to worry about getting it from your boyfriend...

Teen Health: recurring shoulder dislocation, shoulder dislocation, staying in singapore
shoulder dislocation, staying in singapore, pull ups: Hi Shaun, Since I don t know the details of your shoulder injury (what kind of dislocation, how much range of motion you have, etc.), and since I m not an orthopedic surgeon, I don t feel comfortable telling you whether or not you should have surgery. ...

Teen Health: how to get results from eating and working out, workout routine, ab workouts
workout routine, ab workouts, college freshman: Hi Amy, It sounds like you have a good workout routine going. First of all, check out the following website for information on maintaining a healthy diet (http://www.wellnessletter.com/html/fw/fwNut01HealthyDiet.html). It s great that you re eating breakfast....

Teen Health: right weight, body proportions, teen nutrition
body proportions, teen nutrition, diet: First of all, your friends are right. You are under weight for your height and age. This is something that you want to talk to your doctor about, they can give you a specific diet that you should follow to reach a healthy weight. I m sorry this is not my best...

Teen Health: SEX ADDICTION, plz mail, sex addiction
plz mail, sex addiction, infactuation: hi paul, im not intirely sure but this is proberbly due to your age and horemones. dont worry it is perfectly natural. what you need to ask your self is what you are actually looking for in a girl? maybe its friendship? this all could be due to the fact...

Teen Health: Self image, body booster, pretty eyes
body booster, pretty eyes, perfect body: hi, it sounds to me that you could develop anorexia later in life if your not careful, although im glad your still eating! if you fixate on bad parts of yourself then you ll never be happy. take a long look at yourself in the mirror one day and actually look...

Teen Health: Shaving, goatee beard, facial hair
goatee beard, facial hair, good luck: Hi James, How often you shave is completely up to you and how fast your hair grows. Decide what look you want (clean shaven, goatee, beard, etc.) and then shave as often as you need to in order to keep that look. The rate at which your facial hair grows...

Teen Health: Sleep, sleep sleep, sarah dear
sleep sleep, sarah dear, bags under my eyes: Dear Sarah, You can t have read the details about my know-how TOO carefully. I do sex, not sleep! But still, I always give my very best. Here goes: How much sleep you need (at ANY age) is a personal thing, but if you feel unhappy about it and get bags...

Teen Health: Smoking., tobacco smokers, nicotine patches
tobacco smokers, nicotine patches, blood cancer: Dear Beth, What your friends said is not true at all. Many people believe that but if you actually visit your local GP, he or she would actually in fact, say that smoking itself allows you to put on weight. Smoking is a terrible thing to do, sometimes...

Teen Health: Sore throat and a cold?, coughing up blood, cold medicine
coughing up blood, cold medicine, sore throat: Hi Rebecca, You might just have a cold. How long have you had your symptoms? Do you have a fever? Have you been taking any over-the-counter medicines? I would wait it out a bit if you haven t had your symptoms for very long (a couple of days) and take...

Teen Health: Soreness around crotch and legs.., strained groin, junko
strained groin, junko, crotch: Hi Kevin, I don t have much information to go on, but it sounds like you could have pulled your groin. Does it hurt to walk or run? Have you done any kind of physical activity that might have strained that area? Have you lifted anything heavy? If it...

Teen Health: Sport team, sport team, best sport
sport team, best sport, swim team: Hello Sander The swim team is a good choice. You never get hot, never sweat, chances of injuries are small. I can tell you that the worse team to join is the football team. Very high injuries, that you keep all of your life. My cousin played football...

Teen Health: STD, types of vaginal infections, local drug store
types of vaginal infections, local drug store, yeast infection: Hi, Increased discharge, itching and burning are common symptoms of a vaginal infection. However, there are a number of different types of vaginal infections, and the only sure way to know what is causing your symptoms is to see a doctor. With a yeast...

Teen Health: STD, planned parenthood, std tests
planned parenthood, std tests, plannedparenthood: Hi Greg, Most of the STD tests are blood tests. You can go to your doctor to get tested or if you would prefer more anonymity, you can also get tested at any Planned Parenthood. Check http://www.plannedparenthood.org/pp2/portal/ for a location near you....

Teen Health: STD, open wound, cold sores
open wound, cold sores, extra care: Dear Teddy, Yes, infection is possible. HIV is not likely to be a problem, somehow it does not easily infect the mouth, unless you have a small open wound in your mouth. STDs are always a problem, the only way to be safe is to make very sure the girl is...

Teen Health: STDs.., first sexual experience, planned parenthood
first sexual experience, planned parenthood, sti services: Hi Jess, Being sore after your first sexual experience is not uncommon. If you continue to have more sex, the soreness should go away. As for whether or not you have a sexually transmitted infection (STI), it s hard for me to say if you do or don...

Teen Health: Stomach/Fat, 5 gallon pails, inner thighs
5 gallon pails, inner thighs, buldge: Hello Katie First, there NEVER is too many questions. I do this for a hobby, so, I live for questions. The ONE exercise your body ALSO needs is to do some weightlifting. When you lift weights, you tighten up your muscles, and THAT makes everything...

Teen Health: SWEAT, exercising with weights, wick water
exercising with weights, wick water, minimal movement: Hello Lexi There is a lot of reasons why you could be sweating so much. They include; too much salt in your diet, higher than normal metabolism, too much food, even people with diabetes. The only way to find out what is causing all your sweating is...

Teen Health: Swim, high school swim team, sore muscles
high school swim team, sore muscles, high intensity: Hello Lauren When you swim, the water is RESISTANT to your body moving thru water. You build stronger muscles, to a point. How much resistance is based on how large and heavy your body is. That is, the smaller the torso, the less resistance, the smaller...

Teen Health: sex, 19 years, birth control
19 years, birth control, condom: Hello Ryanne, The only way to preven pregnancy is with a condom and birth control. The risk of getting pregnant are higher right after your period because that is around day 7 of your monthy cycle. Day 14-day 23 are the highest risk. Thanks for your question.....

Teen Health: sex, study physics, female friends
study physics, female friends, erection: Hi Hossein, I know this is an embarrassing situation for you, but you re not alone. This is something that all males go through. Wearing tighter underwear (briefs) and looser pants can help hide an unwanted erection. When you have an unwanted erection,...

Teen Health: sex, sick to my stomach, defiently
sick to my stomach, defiently, hymen: Well i do need to request more info for this, was this your first time, if it was, then ofcourse its defiently gonna hurt. And something is being stretched, and thats your hymen. Dont worry though it happens to every female on the planet, their first time....

Teen Health: will i ever be skinny?, mom cooks, mini stepper
mom cooks, mini stepper, magzine: Dear Sydney, Well, I m not very sure. I do problems with sex, mostly, so your question is rather out of my line. One thing I know for certain: the quicker you lose weight, the quicker it grows back. The best way to slim is to do it gradually, then the first-ten-pound...

Teen Health: sleep and lot of eating, energizer bunny, aerobic exercises
energizer bunny, aerobic exercises, calf muscles: Hello Amy No, it is not the food. Your metabolism is slowing down. You just need to do some simple aerobic exercises to get the metabolism back up again. Buy The Step. Walmart and Target sell them. Set by your bed. When you wake up in the morning,...

Teen Health: sleep, summer evenings, million things
summer evenings, million things, time of day: Hello Nick No tests. It is all politics. Someone figured out it would benefit them, usually some group of businesses, to make the changes. For example; our twice a year time-of-day change. Which is a real pain, was created by the outdoor grill industry....

Teen Health: sleeping problems, sleeping problems, late in the day
sleeping problems, late in the day, snacks: Hi Amy, Are you eating a lot late at night? If you are, that could be contributing to your full feeling in the morning. When you say you eat a lot, I m not sure exactly how much that means, but maybe you could try cutting down on how much you eat and...

Teen Health: smoking, nicotine gum, nicotine replacement
nicotine gum, nicotine replacement, smoking cigarettes: Hi Amber, I m glad that you ve taken the first step and realized that smoking is bad for you and you want to quit. As you ve already noticed, giving up smoking isn t easy, so the first thing to do is get as much support from other people as you can. You...

Teen Health: startling discovery, startling discovery, best bet
startling discovery, best bet, lymph node: Hi Josh, Without more information or physical examination, it s very difficult to say what the lump might be. It could be an infection, allergic reaction, an enlarged lymph node, etc. I think your best bet would be to go see a doctor. Sorry I can...

Teen Health: stds/blowjobs, mom cuz, planned parenthood
mom cuz, planned parenthood, spur of the moment: Hi, Many people mistakenly think that you can t get sexually transmitted infections (STIs) from oral sex, but that isn t the case. While oral sex is less risky than vaginal or anal sex, the risk of getting an STI still exists. I think that getting tested...

Teen Health: stomach toning, stomach muscles, stomach toning
stomach muscles, stomach toning, simple exercise: Hello Sophie Great question! First, let s do a little human anatomy 101. Gravity is constantly pulling DOWN everything on our bodies. The stomach is the first to go, there is NO bones around the stomach to help the muscles hold up. So they are constantly...

Teen Health: stretch marks....., hips and thighs, swimsuit season
hips and thighs, swimsuit season, strech marks: well, ive had the same prob as you!ive found that if you mosturise daily then they fade faster. use any moisturisurer it doesnt have to be one of those expensive ones. also fake tan is a lifesaver,it will cover up the strech marks until you can get a real...

Teen Health: is there summet wrong with m e?, rong, periods
rong, periods, reply: Hi Abi, I m going to assume you meant to write that you only get your period once every two months instead of twice a month. You ve probably just started having periods, is that right? If so, then what you re experiencing is perfectly normal. Your period...

Teen Health: swallowing, salivia, swallowing problems
salivia, swallowing problems, quiet room: Hi Mark, I also think you re probably suffering from some sort of anxiety and may even have OCD regarding your swallowing. I think it would be very difficult for you to overcome this on your own. I understand that this is not something that is easy to...

Teen Health: i have a sweating problem, aluminum chloride, deodorant
aluminum chloride, deodorant, certain dry: Hi Alicia, There is a deodorant you can try called Certain Dry that seems to be very effective for people that perspire a lot. If you can t find Certain Dry, any sort of deodorant that has aluminum chloride in it would do the same thing. The only thing...

Teen Health: Tampons....., tampons, tampon
tampons, tampon, intercourse: hiya, tampons are great to use when swimming, and no they do not hurt. if inserted properly when you are relaxed you will not be able to feel them at all; just follow the instructions on the box. finally, you only pop your cherry after intercourse with a...

Teen Health: TEEN HEALTH, average penis size, penis enlargement program
average penis size, penis enlargement program, natural penis enlargement: Kevin, Thank you for your question! Can I ask why you *have* to have a bigger penis? It is anatomically impossible to grow a larger penis, short of major surgery. There is nothing you can do to make it bigger. If there were, people would be trying to...

Teen Health: Teen Health, foods carbohydrates, complex carbohydrates
foods carbohydrates, complex carbohydrates, fruits and vegetables: Hi Audrey, How thin is your son? Is he actually underweight or is he at the lower end of the healthy weight range for a boy his height? Assuming he is healthy and taking in a well-balanced, healthy diet, he shouldn t need much supplementation in the...

Teen Health: Teen Health, all scars, laser pulses
all scars, laser pulses, scarfade: Sinead, Thank you for your question. Some women s breasts continue to grow well into their 20s, so give yourself some time. I’m not certain, but a plastic surgeon may not perform any treatment whatsoever on your breasts until you have finished growing....

Teen Health: Teen Health, normal vaginal discharge, excessive vaginal discharge
normal vaginal discharge, excessive vaginal discharge, panty shields: Hi Shannon, It s perfectly normal to have vaginal discharge. This is how the vagina cleans itself. Normal vaginal discharge is made up of mucus secreted mostly by the cervix and vagina and some discarded vaginal cells. It s usually clear or cloudy, white,...

Teen Health: Teen Obesity, fruits vegetables, bodyfat scale
fruits vegetables, bodyfat scale, fat cells: Hey Anna! No, you are not bothering me. Answering questions on AllExperts is my hobby. I enjoy it. And it helps people. Well, who am I? That is a good question. I will give you some information so you can figure out what you need for your article in...

Teen Health: Teenagers' Food Choices, unprocessed foods, optimum diet
unprocessed foods, optimum diet, fruits and vegetables: Hi! PLEASE RATE ME! It takes less than one minute! Your feedback will be used to help guide others toward me. I hope you found my answer helpful. Your satisfaction is key to my reputation as an expert on AllExperts.com. If you are happy with your experience,...

Teen Health: Tests for ADD/ADHD, phycologist, screening test
phycologist, screening test, adhd: Hi Joel, From what you ve told me, it sounds like you ve probably taken the typical 6-question ADHD screening test. Is that right? If that s the case, it sounds like you might indeed have ADHD. Unfortunately, at this point there is no other way to further...

Teen Health: My Thighs, exercises stretches, thigh muscles
exercises stretches, thigh muscles, kitchen hands: Hello Brooke Sure, your thighs are where you save your bodyfat. You need to get the blood circulating more in the thighs. You can do this, to start, by doing daily stretching exercises. Stand in your kitchen, hands on the top of the counter. Squat down...

Teen Health: Thin Blood, blood noses, thin blood
blood noses, thin blood, blood disorder: Hi Hayley, Has this always been a problem for you? If so, it s possible that you have a inherited a blood disorder that causes you to bleed for a long time. Do you also bruise easily and/or frequently? Being fit is not a cause of prolonged bleeding and...

Teen Health: Tone or lose some inches off thighs, bodyfat percentage, bone density
bodyfat percentage, bone density, couple inches: Hello Vanessa This is a good question. Actually, weight is not really the issue to worry about. It is body fat. For example, I have been weightlifting for 19 years. My height is 6 2 . If I look at the charts on the internet, in doctor offices, I SHOULD...

Teen Health: Tone Thighs, inner thighs, kitchen hands
inner thighs, kitchen hands, joining a gym: Hello Kelly Write on a 3 x 5 post card your goal; I will wear a size 3 jean! Put it where you can read it every day. This is how the most successful people in the world achieve things; they write down what they want, and then wait for it to come to them....

Teen Health: Track team weight loss, red delicious apple, night snacks
red delicious apple, night snacks, morning snack: Hello Nick Two things will really cut down on the weight; 1. Aerobics. I find that walking up and down stairs really gets the metabolism up. If no stairs, do The Step in the morning and in the evening before you go to bed. 2. Diet. I tried a lot of...

Teen Health: Tummy Control, doing sit ups, cardio exercise
doing sit ups, cardio exercise, crunches: well try not to eat bloating foods as this could make your tummy larger. start doing sit ups or crunches daily and also take up a cardio exercise to do twice a week or so like running. this will burn off fat and usually the stomach is the first to go. hope...

Teen Health: how tall will i be?, eating a healthy diet, adult height
eating a healthy diet, adult height, height and weight: Hi, In order to make an estimate of your full height, you need to know your parents heights. Height is mostly determined by the genes you inherit from your parents and a little bit by how healthy you are. Here is how you can estimate your full height:...

Teen Health: tattoo, hell s angel, sexual problems
hell s angel, sexual problems, loveliness: Dear Dina, I m not an expert on that, I do sexual problems mostly. But I do know that a tattoo or piercing, done by a professional, is not dangerous in itself. There is always the chance that the wound of a piercing may get infected if you don t clean it...

Teen Health: teen agers 12-18 having sex, 10 year old girls, girls having oral sex
10 year old girls, girls having oral sex, 12 year olds: Dear Rolly, If they do, they do. Well, that s what you get when you ask a short question: a short answer. Okay, bit longer. Sex, oral or otherwise, is not something that happens ONLY at a certain age. You do it when you want it, and when you feel...

Teen Health: teen health, pinapples, bannas
pinapples, bannas, aerobic exercise: you shouldnt lose 50lbs, that is way to much for anyone to lose and if you aim for that then you l be disapointed. your average weight is more likely to be in the 140 region,. it sounds lke you have a healthy lifestyle so my main recomendations are to maybe...

Teen Health: teen problems, playing with my mind, drama performance
playing with my mind, drama performance, teen problems: Hi Raya, Thanks for entertaining me, it is really well written. There is nothing to fix in the quote, it is excellent. I ll just rephrase some points. Is that what I really see when I look in the mirror, am I a fat ass, am I so wide, so round, that...

Teen Health: teens health, teens health, healthy diet
teens health, healthy diet, www health: Hi Nita, Here is a table that very nicely summarizes recommendations for a healthy diet. http://www.health.gov/dietaryguidelines/dga2005/document/html/chapter2.htm#table1 In general, you want to avoid eating too much fast food, chips, other packaged...

Teen Health: tell me please, palm beach florida, west palm beach florida
palm beach florida, west palm beach florida, lake worth florida: Born in West Palm Beach, Florida Parents lived in Lake Worth, Florida; Raised and lived in Lake Worth, Florida until age 21 Got married, moved to Port St. Lucie, Florida at age 22 Still in Port St. Lucie, Florida. Great thing about where I live; THEME...

Teen Health: To thin to play sports., 5 gallon pails, baggy clothes
5 gallon pails, baggy clothes, sister and brother: Hey Simon I was very thin too. I have a small bone structure. In high school, at age 18 and 6 2 tall, I wore a medium shirt and weighed 190 pounds. I NEVER tried out for sports because I was too thin, too weak. Bottom line? Been there! What you need...

Teen Health: tongue piercing, bundle of nerves, medical implications
bundle of nerves, medical implications, absolute certainty: Dear Shaun, I hoped you asked other experts as well, because I am in ‘Teen Health as an expert on sexuality, and I don t know a lot about piercings – certainly not about the medical implications or risks. What I can say about it as non-expert: the tongue...

Teen Health: tongue piercing, teeth and gums, sterile instruments
teeth and gums, sterile instruments, front teeth: Hi Shaun, I really wouldn t recommend having your friend pierce your tongue unless he/she is a professional body piercer. It s extremely important to have sterile instruments (to prevent infection) and to know where to put the piercing. Even when done...

Teen Health: My tongue ring moved, tongue ring, all the right stuff
tongue ring, all the right stuff, 4 months: Hi Nicole, I don t have a lot of experience with this but I m wondering if you ve somehow ripped your tongue and if the line you mentioned is actually a tear? Do you play with your piercing a lot? If you do, this may have caused a tear. You may want...

Teen Health: toning abs/thinning thighs, stomach muscles, flat stomach
stomach muscles, flat stomach, flat shape: Ali, Thank you for your question. To answer your question, you cannot spot-reduce fat. That is, to selectively loose fat in certain areas of your body but not in others. That means there are no exercises you can do that would only help your thighs....

Teen Health: I am trying to lose weight..., hydoxycut, toning your stomach
hydoxycut, toning your stomach, diet pills: Hi, The best and most healthy way to lose weight to exercise and cut down on what you eat. It sounds like if you carry any extra weight, you may have a tendency to carry it in your stomach, thighs and butt. Losing weight overall (if you are overweight)...

Teen Health: trying to lose weight, pounch, yoga mat
pounch, yoga mat, waist size: Hello Rose Well the first thing you should be congratulated for is the fact that you actually DO NOT LIKE what you see in the mirror! It is amazing how many people I see who are in horrible shape, do not see it! Since you cover a lot of different directions,...

Teen Health: I am trying to lose weight..., hydoxycut, fruits vegetables
hydoxycut, fruits vegetables, time and patience: Hello Kays That is where most people gain weight, actually bodyfat. There is two things I would recommend. 1. Slowly start avoiding these foods; processed meats, potatoes and french fries, breaded meats, fried foods, anything that comes from cows; if...

Teen Health: my tummy has roles and is flubbery, stomach muscles, extra skin
stomach muscles, extra skin, upper abs: Hello Caroline The reason why your stomach - and ALL the rest of us - hangs over, is - gravity! Our muscles in our bodies stretch, and tighten up. Gravity is constantly pulling down our muscles. Causing everything to stretch longer and longer. Stomach having...

Teen Health: Underweight, kaiserpermanente org, weight gain diet
kaiserpermanente org, weight gain diet, food to gain weight: Dear April Well, I must admit, you are the first person that has asked me about gaining weight. In this day and age everyone is so busy about losing weight, but I ll try my best to help. I can t tell you exactly why your metabolism is so fast, although...

Teen Health: Can u give me some advise, puberty, bigger penis
puberty, bigger penis, vitamins: hi, at 14 this shouldnt be a problem you are worrying about. guys dont finish puberty until 18/19 so chances are your penis hasnt started growing yet. also there is nothing you can do to get a bigger penis later in life. my advice to you is to eat healthily...

Teen Health: how do u know when you are..., mood swings, good luck
mood swings, good luck: Ok, for the first question, heres some things that might help you know when its coming: Some tend to have back aches, discharge, mood swings...etc...Some things differ depending on the girl. For the second question, yes, the discharge is absolutley okay, every...

Teen Health: um ya, birth control pills, self breast examination
birth control pills, self breast examination, nasty side effects: nikki, Thank you for your question. (Do you know how many girls with big breasts ask me how they can make them smaller?!) Nutrition, genetics and hormone stimulation (estrogen) are the main factors that influence growth of breasts. As long as estrogen...

Teen Health: underarm sweating, social anxiety disorder, sweat stains
social anxiety disorder, sweat stains, hello my name is heather: Hi! PLEASE RATE ME! It takes less than one minute! Your feedback will be used to help guide others toward me. I hope you found my answer helpful. Your satisfaction is key to my reputation as an expert on AllExperts.com. If you are happy with your experience,...

Teen Health: unprotected sex (please help!), signs of pregnancy, planned parenthood
signs of pregnancy, planned parenthood, younger siblings: Hi Kellie, Firstly I commend you on your regret, abstaining is the best form of protection in general. As you know, a baby needs a lot of time and care, which you are not able to provide yet. You are very smart for going to push off sex for a while....

Teen Health: Voice Anatomy, side burns, caucasian males
side burns, caucasian males, growth spurt: Hi Michael, If he doesn t grow ANY hair at all in the mustache area then that is not normal. But if you mean that he can t really grow a mustache because he doesn t grow much hair there, then you re right, it s not uncommon for caucasian males to not...

Teen Health: WEIGHT GAIN, registered dietitian, chocolate milk
registered dietitian, chocolate milk, common foods: Hi Kela, This is a very unusual question. Adding extra calories to your diet, will help you gain weight. Although everyone s metabolism (how they use energy) is slightly different, for most people it takes about 3500 calories extra to gain one pound...

Teen Health: WEIGHT, atkins diet, baggy clothes
atkins diet, baggy clothes, dear ruth: Dear Ruth First of all I am sooooo sorry for taking so long to reply. I m in the middle of exams and have been neglecting me e-mail recently… I think since the age of 12 I wanted, and needed to go on a diet (I am now 17). I tried and now and again I...

Teen Health: Weight, finger knitting, raw carrot
finger knitting, raw carrot, weight in kilograms: Dear Lauren, Bit of a fix here. I do ‘sexual problems in Teen Health and I don t know much about weight loss. I could help some (I know something about everything) but then I run into the info you give me. Does ‘very overweight read like ‘cuddly or ‘chubby...

Teen Health: Weight Gain, height weight charts, working out with dumbbells
height weight charts, working out with dumbbells, food to gain weight: Hello Jonathan 1. Your weight is fine your age and height. Weight charts are a GENERAL middle-of-the-road guide for everyone. 2. I would get rid of the tuna; too much mercury. I would get rid of the milk chocolate, too much fat, too much sugar. Eat...

Teen Health: Weight gain, layaway at walmart, plumbing section
layaway at walmart, plumbing section, bodyfat percentage: Hello Alex There is no real average weight for any of us. What is more important is how much body fat we have. For good health, and peace-of-mind, ask your parents to buy a bodyfat scale. I bought mine on layaway at Walmart. They are in the plumbing section,...

Teen Health: Weight gain, diet supplement products, whole grain foods
diet supplement products, whole grain foods, wheat germ: Hi savanna Before embarking on any weight program either to lose or gain weight, a physician should be consulted. Often a person is believed to be underweight only to find that the weight is within average weight to height ratios. In some cases, a physician...

Teen Health: Weight and Intake of Saturated Fats, omega 3 fats, fast food restaurants
omega 3 fats, fast food restaurants, rebecca rebecca: Rebecca-- With a height of 151 cm and a weight of 45 kg, your body fat percentage (also called Body Mass Index or BMI) would be 19.7. Normal weight is between 18.5 and 24.9, so your weight is normal. On a 2,000-calorie-a-day diet, 600 calories can come...

Teen Health: Weight Loss, human females, body girls
human females, body girls, physical shape: Hello Kate You are right about the weight concerns. When people talk about diets, they allways talk about loosing weight. That is incorrect. What they really mean is loosing bodyfat. You have an advantage over adults because at your age, metabolism...

Teen Health: Weight Loss, bad carbs, anxiety problems
bad carbs, anxiety problems, looking in the mirror: Hello again An exercise where you tighten up everything. I have found that lifting and HOLDING something heavy for 1 minute does this the best. The low-budget way to do this is to buy a couple of 5-gallon pails with lids. Put some water in each pail,...

Teen Health: Weight Loss for teen male, weight loss, diet
weight loss, diet, old high school: one thing you could do is stop eating before you go to bed that is the best thing to do say you go to bed at9:00p.m. stop eating at about 5:00p.m. and you could give it another boost by exersising every morning when you get up about 5 miles or 3 would be good...

Teen Health: Weight Loss, miracle diets, couple pounds
miracle diets, couple pounds, health guidelines: Hi Whitney, I really hope I can encourage you not to stress out about losing weight. According to health guidelines, you are at a healthy weight, not even close to being overweight. I dont want to sound like everybody else, but medically speaking the best...

Teen Health: Weight loss, metabolsim, taking the pills
metabolsim, taking the pills, desperate to lose weight: Well maya it al depends on what kinda pills they are... but regardless someone at your age should not under no circomstances should you take those pills. See your still young and you need to build up your metabolsim and by doing that its like you have to train...

Teen Health: Weight, lifting weights, health child
lifting weights, health child, unhealthy foods: Alison, I think that what you are doing is great. You will burn calories and will improve your heart and your bones. I would suggest that you examine your diet and cut out unhealthy foods. I want you to also examine your body and see if your thighs are...

Teen Health: Weird Symptoms, dark circles under your eyes, nutritional deficiencies
dark circles under your eyes, nutritional deficiencies, good shape: Hi Suzanne, There are a couple of possible causes for the dark circles under your eyes. You could be suffering from nutritional deficiencies due to your diet. Iron deficiency would be a particularly likely cause. You could also be allergic to something...

Teen Health: Well, I'm sort of..., aerobics class, jerks
aerobics class, jerks, healthy eating: hi, fitter is a word i think. kids at school are jerks, my motto is if it doesnt kill you then it makes you stronger, a bit of teasing makes you a stronger person! if you eat healthy(fruit and veg, fresh not from tins, avoid fast food, & microwaved food)and...

Teen Health: Whats going on?, exercise induced asthma, stomach pains
exercise induced asthma, stomach pains, chest pains: Hi Madyson, I m so sorry to hear about your mom s death. From what you ve told me, I don t think you need to worry about having a cardiomyopathy. It s quite possible, however, that your stomach and chest pains are anxiety or depression related. You ve...

Teen Health: WIEGHT?!, bmi body mass index calculator, body mass index calculator
bmi body mass index calculator, body mass index calculator, mass index calculator: When you do your daily walks your are burning calories, but it is mainly an aerobic exercise. Which means it helps your heart. I suggest that in addition to this your should be doing crunches and other exercises that work you abdominal area. This will greatly...

Teen Health: Wieght and exercise, lean body mass, s curves
lean body mass, s curves, female bodybuilders: Hi Kristina No exercise will burn fat off one particular area of the body. You can t spot reduce! When you burn body fat, the fat will come from all areas of the body and the first place you tend to put it on will be the last place it comes off. Don t get...

Teen Health: I want to loose weight, recommended daily caloric intake, daily caloric intake
recommended daily caloric intake, daily caloric intake, starvation mode: Hi Danny, The best way for you to lose weight is to maintain a healthy diet and to exercise. The key to losing weight is to take in fewer calories than you use. For your own reference, the recommended daily caloric intake is anywhere between 1600 and...

Teen Health: I want thinner thighs., thinner thighs, flabby thighs
thinner thighs, flabby thighs, kitchen hands: Hello Brittany Do squats like this; Stand in your kitchen, hands on the counter top for balance. Put a stool or bucket underneath and squat down slowly, sitting down on the stool or bucket. Then go up slowly. Do 10 times, do every day. Instead of...

Teen Health: what do you do for weak ankles?, resistance band, weak ankles
resistance band, weak ankles, different colors: Lauren, This is a very good question. I am glad that you asked. There are a few things that you can work on to strengthen your ankles. The first thing is that you can work on balance (standing on one foot) and even one leg calf raises. From there you...

Teen Health: weight, walmart, exercises
walmart, exercises, bodyfat scale: Hello Bobby Weight is not to be concerned about. What is important is how much bodyfat you have. The best way to determine this is to have your parents buy for you (and them!) a bodyfat scale. I bought mine at Walmart. There is a chart included with...

Teen Health: weight, high metabolism, heavy weights
high metabolism, heavy weights, muscles in the body: Hello Xavier The best way to gain muscular weight, and keep your cut appearance, i.e. tight, is to lift heavy weights and HOLD them for 60 seconds. What this does is fatique all the muscles in the body. Now, include a day of REST between the lifting...

Teen Health: weight gain, kick boxing class, yoga class
kick boxing class, yoga class, binges: hi there jessica, firstly you must realise that muscle weighs more than fat and so you might have lost inches! kick boxing is a great sport and will realy tone you up and make you look great, so keep it up. 140lbs is perfectly acceptable for someone your...

Teen Health: weight loss, calorie diet, old girl
calorie diet, old girl, thighs: you dont really sound like your that fat but if you really want tips you could count calories like go on a 2000 calorie diet where you can only have 2000 calories a day would prob. be the best way but you might could go on a 3000 a day calorie diet since your...

Teen Health: weight loss, pds, sweets
pds, sweets, pd: Hi Tyler, I m sorry but other than exercise and a healthy diet, I have no other suggestions for you. The only way to lose weight is to use up more calories than you take in. It sounds like you re doing the right things by exercising and cutting sweets...

Teen Health: weight lost, and am i right now, height weight charts, perfect shape
height weight charts, perfect shape, wondering what type: Hi Tee Congrats for losing the weight.Though it was a bit fast. The perfect shape is a 36-24-36 ,these numbers are concoted by whom? think about it its the media.And most of the numbers and even the height weight charts are out dated .Everyone is different...

Teen Health: weight problem, candy thanks, 14 yo girl
candy thanks, 14 yo girl, chubby side: Dear Candy, Thanks! Brave of you to take up my dare and wise to respect your own feelings of how far to go. Keep it up! I think you look nice, but you were right and I m at ease. I worried a bit that you were one of those very many girls who look like...

Teen Health: weight, sophmore, soud
sophmore, soud, nice guy: hi, 105 is perfectly normal for some one of your height, soud like your quite healthy. as for never kissing a guy, please dont worry about it some people are more picky than others, and you will find a nice guy someday. you shouldnt rush into these things...

Teen Health: whats the difference?, different ways of having sex, ways of having sex
different ways of having sex, ways of having sex, gal friends: Hi, I will try to help you as best I can. But first let me ask you a question. Why did you ask me these questions instead of someone of your nationality? From what I hear on the news, alot of people in Pakistan don t like the United States. Please answer...

Teen Health: whats the truth?, randy women, girls girls
randy women, girls girls, sexual desire: Dear - , I m not sure if - is a girl s or a boy s name in your country. I ll answer for both, but I have this funny feeling you might be a ‘she . Girls are the ones who worry about sex hurting. If you re a boy: nice of you to care. Sex is nice, it...

Teen Health: whats wronge, sexual encounter, barrier method
sexual encounter, barrier method, vaginal opening: Hi Nickie, It is normal for women to bleed the first time they have sex due to tearing of the tissue around the vaginal opening (hymen). Sometimes bleeding will occur the first few times a woman has sex. Depending on how closed your hymen is and how vigorously...

Teen Health: wisdom teeth, wisdom teeth, poor alignment
wisdom teeth, poor alignment, jawline: stacey, Thank you for your question. I do know that poor alignment of wisdom teeth can crowd or damage adjacent teeth, the jawbone, or nerves. It would be best to ask your question to a dentist on AllExperts.com at http://www.allexperts.com/browse.cgi?catLvl=3&catID=966....

Teen Health: just wondering, online medical dictionary, anorexia bulimia
online medical dictionary, anorexia bulimia, self induced vomiting: Hi L, Yes, you are bulimic. Here is an official definition of bulimia that I copied from an online medical dictionary: Bulimia is [a]n eating disorder characterized by episodes of secretive excessive eating (binge-eating) followed by inappropriate...

Teen Health: workiing out while not at home, 5 gallon water bottles, home workouts
5 gallon water bottles, home workouts, night person: Hey Nicole I see you are another late-night person. I am catching up on all my quesations, just was ready to quit when yours just came across. Hello! Comments about you being a top lifter is at the end of this reply. OK? Even 1 week without exercise,...

Teen Health: wots rong wiv me ?, patern, rong
patern, rong, periods: periods can be irregular for ages after you start so its best to keep a diary of when your on and hw long for to see if theres a patern. the brown stuff is mostlikely discharge but it should be clear and milky coloured. id sugest talking to a doctor about...

Teen Health: ?, first mail, dear kelly
first mail, dear kelly, sweet 17: Dear Kelly, Thanks, many times over! I was about to go to bed in this time-zone, I m glad I took one last look. You saved my night. Of course you re smart. I said so in my first mail, so you must be. No condom and no medical info would have been mighty...

Teen Health: ?, symtoms of a bladder infection, pap smear
symtoms of a bladder infection, pap smear, blood sample: Hi Kelly, Some STI s can be identifed by a urine test, but it s not considered as accurate for women. Usually you need to have a physical examination with a blood sample and a pap smear (depending on what you re testing for) for STI testing, so I don t...

Teen Health: what do I do?, food diary, 16 going on 17
food diary, 16 going on 17, portion size: Hi Renee, The key to losing weight is to use up more calories than you take in and to exercise. You need to eat a healthy diet, watch your portion size and exercise, but you probably already know this. Make sure to eat breakfast and try not to eat too...

Teen Health: Myself again, lifting weights, aerobic exercise
lifting weights, aerobic exercise, runnning: okay the best tip to reduce your weight is to burn off calories faster! try to eat healthily dont count calories though. then get active and moving! try aerobic exercise like runnning 2-4times a week which will burn off the current fat on your body. use resistance...

Teen Music: Which is better?, linkin park, preference
linkin park, preference, genre: Well personally, I like Linkin Park because they are more rockish. Fort Minor reminds me of more of R&B and I am not quite a fan. Both lyrics have depth though and I am not denying that Fort Minor is good, I am just saying that Linkin Park is my preference....

Teen Music: music, mono amp, stock cd
mono amp, stock cd, music question: Ive no idea about this, Ive never had a subwoofer but i think the main idea behind it is, you hood that to the main cd player then the speakers/amp to the subwoofer somehow. Em, subwoofer could go into the Aux ports? and then you might need to buy a certain...

Teen Music: Why does society need the artist?, archietects, design buildings
archietects, design buildings, presentaion: Hmm well I ll try to answer but I don t know if what i have to say will help. I do Art myself, but that question is a bit different. I never really thought of how a Society NEEDS an Artist, it s not like you become an Artist for the Society so I m just...

Teen Music: Why does society need the artist?, good luck with your report, music change
good luck with your report, music change, presentaion: Well that is a good question actually. Well what I meant was that you can sort of have your own time when you listen to your music. It s like you can escape your own world by listening to music. It s referring to what people do when they listen to music. They...

Teen Music: music, better music
better music: There is no better music since it is impossible to judge an opinion. What is better is relative to each person and it s basically asking for their opinion and as we all know, no opinion can be wrong because it s yours. You can not be wrong about your own...

Teen Music: music's effect on teens, different kinds of music, good luck with your report
different kinds of music, good luck with your report, baggy clothes: The answer is all of them have a big effect on teens. Saying only one genre of music has the greatest effect on teens is a bit over the top. Just like how they blame rock music for Columbine and etc. The truth is that every music has a huge effect on teens....

Teen Music: screamo music, rap hiphop, best guess
rap hiphop, best guess, underground scene: Well I would assume Rap/Hiphop is more popular as it is the most played thing on radio stations. This doesn t mean no one likes screamo but it s more of an underground scene so to find the numbers on who likes screamo music is almost impossible. Rap is more...

Teen Music: WHAT TYPE, music genre, black shirts
Teen Music: WHAT TYPE, music genre, black shirts, hardcore fans

Teen Music: Music Study, teenage music, music study
teenage music, music study, rap music: My answer is simple: Any music can influence violence. Rap music about killing people, heavy metal about killing people, country about hurting the boyfriend that cheated. Really anything. It would me massively typical though for people to say that heavy metal...

Teen Music: WHAT TYPE, slouch, cowboy hat
slouch, cowboy hat, type of music: Sometimes it is possible. Usually you can tell by the clothes that the person is wearing and the way you stand, walk, and even sit. i.e. If you slouch you definitely don;t like jazz or classical and if you slouch a lot, probably not country either. If you...

Teen Music: WHAT TYPE, baggy clothes, music effects
baggy clothes, music effects, rap music: Oh it is possible to tell who listens to what. Music effects anyone s sense of person and amplifies who you are. So if you listen to rap music you will most likely dress like your favorite artist. Baggy clothes and such. Rockers will wear chains and such....

Teen Music: WHAT TYPE, music taste, type of music
music taste, type of music, coincidence: Yeah it is possible but it s not always definitive in other words for example people would look at me and think I like certain types of music and turns out they are wrong then other times people can look at other people and by coincidence just assume or...

Teen Music: hip hop music
Teen Music: hip hop music

Teen Music: hip hop music, hip hop music, influence teens
hip hop music, influence teens, music influence: Positive hip hop influences teen just as much as negative. Have you ever noticed that after listening to a song all about money with a good beat, your mind is entirely on money and how you want it or what you would do if you had or something else like that?...

Teen Music: IN THE MOOD 2, music thanks, type of music
music thanks, type of music, personal opinion: Music does that sometimes. Your asking questions about how music affects us, and that is really one s personal opinion to be honest. Everyone is different. If you like a song then you like a song. If you like it like how you described it the only reason...

Teen Music: IN THE MOOD 2, pleasure center, misery loves company
pleasure center, misery loves company, tendences: Alright, I KNOW I answered this one before. EH, i ll answer it anyway. Alright so when you listen to a song with a good beat and you listen to it over and over again, this means you just really like it. This would trigger the pleasure center in our bran and...

Teen Music: music, cannibal corpse, homework questions
cannibal corpse, homework questions, reasearch paper: Ok, I am just going to send you some questions that I have answered. Please feel free to browse my past questions as I have had this question asked 7000000 times and I have answered it in every way possible. Please help me Question: Hi, i m dong a report...

Teen Music: music speech, music speech, personal opinion
music speech, personal opinion, msn: Im sorry, I just havent had the time to respond- Im not fully qualified to answer a question such as that, I have answered questions like that before although im not fully sure if it would have got full marks in assignments. I will try my best to answer from...

Teen Music: music violence, freedom of speech amendment, oceana high school
freedom of speech amendment, oceana high school, homework question: Alright before I answer this, I would like you to know three things. 1) We are not allowed to answer these homework questions and infact, we have a button that says This is a homework question . 2) This answer will be my opinion of what I know. 3) Music...

Teen Music: teen music...again, answer asap, music cultures
answer asap, music cultures, ok music: Well what kind of music is it you listen to? Personally I don t think Music has an affect on how teenagers act or respond, I dont know how to explain that. Music does alter a persons life in some ways but Ive never known it to be corrupt. Here is something...

Teen Music: help i need music please!!, circle jerks, alice in chains
Teen Music: help i need music please!!, circle jerks, alice in chains, days of the new

Teen Music: youth music, cannibal corpse, horror movie
Teen Music: youth music, cannibal corpse, horror movie, proably

Teen Music: help i need music please!!, my chemical romance, papa roach
my chemical romance, papa roach, armor for sleep: Alright well i ll give you some punk and rock. Don t know much about hip hop though. I hope this helps: Lost Prophets My Chemical Romance New Found Glory Papa Roach Armor for Sleep All American Rejects 30 Seconds to Mars Green Day Jimmy Eat World...

Teen Music: music effects, drugs and sex, music effects
drugs and sex, music effects, sex money: Before you read this answer, you must know that I am a Christian and also listen to a lot of Christian music, but I also do listen to a lot of secular music as well. Not the really bad stuff that swears every 10 seconds, but I do listen to it. Please take...

Teen Music: teens and music, rock music artists, influences on teenagers
rock music artists, influences on teenagers, scremo: Hello Michaela. Yea a lot of people assume rock is bad. Especially if the artists wear masks or sound scary. Too bad none of them actually listen to the music. It is real easy to judge music when you don t like to listen to it. You have to have an open mind...

Teen Music: Youth Music, double edged sword, horrible ideas
double edged sword, horrible ideas, music rap: Yes, it can amplify a mood or even change one. Such as if you are really angry at someone and you listening to a calming song, then you might stop being so angry and re think things. Let me just say that the music is a double edged sword, it can put horrible...

Teen Music: youth music, cannibal corpse, homework questions
cannibal corpse, homework questions, music effect: Ok look at my past questions. If I have said it once I have said it a thousand times. LOOK AT MY PAST QUESTIONS. I get two of these questions a week and I have answered all variations of it. I will post some on this email. 1. How much does music effect...

Teen Music: Clean Dance, nicole c mullen, deep beats
nicole c mullen, deep beats, latin beats: Tobymac is an awesome group. A lot of his music is good to dance to. You might also want to try Dooney, T-bone, Grits, Outof Eden, and maybe some Stacie Orrico and Nicole C. Mullen. Depending on exactly what typoe of dance you prefer. Dooney has a good song...

Teen Music: Clean Dance, eminem, tripod
Teen Music: Clean Dance, eminem, tripod

Teen Music: Paper, sexual misconduct, drug use
sexual misconduct, drug use, killings: This is outside my expertise, but the only way is if you take a variety of music from all different genres and listen to the lyrics and study each song individually, also considering the amount of feedback too. Its a complex thing, but it will always...

Teen Music: my music., compliation, fanbase
compliation, fanbase, cd format: aslong as you have the copyrights to the music. Make sure you have the copyrights thats important. Somebody could steal your music. Also, I personally don t think you should start selling your music just yet. However if your fanbase is big enough and your...

Teen Music: The Verve, million different people from one, true person
million different people from one, true person, bittersweet symphony: The actual lyric is No change, I can change I can change, I can change But I m here in my mold I am here in my mold But I m a million different people from one day to the next I can t change my mold No, no, no, no, no Well the only true person...

Teen Music: how?, right direction, christian band
right direction, christian band: Well thats going to be hard if you have a small town or if they are a big band. You could always try to contact them directly or through their agent if you can find them. Otherwise I don t know what else. Sorry. Hope it helps enough to point you in the right...

Teen Music: My Chemical Romance, couples having sex, my chemical romance
couples having sex, my chemical romance, mosh pit: To be honest, it is young but I really see no problem with it at least in lyrics context. I actually went to one of their concerts last summer and it was very PG. Except sometimes when he says F*** but its in context of get your hands up. I thought it was...

Teen Music: Christian band, hawk nelson, vacation dates
hawk nelson, vacation dates, moments notice: I m sorry that it took me so long to answer. I went on vacation at a moments notice and didn t have time to change my vacation dates. I hope that they delay wasn t too long. I would suggest Switchfoot or Hawk Nelson. These bands aren t exactly alike. I am...

Teen Music: Music from Clubs, john reuben, vacation dates
john reuben, vacation dates, zoegirl: If you are talking about artists that have songs that you can dance to then I would suggest Grits earliere cd s are best but all good, John Reuben, Zoegirl s cd Mix of Life, Rihanna s first 2 cd s, Tadashi may have some good songs for dancing, Out of Eden...

Teen Music: trying to find a song, local radio station, slow burn
local radio station, slow burn, atreyu: I am not sure. I have not heard of this song but I did a search and I came up with the following: The Crunge by Led Zeppelin Slow Burn by Atreyu I don t know if that helps or not. You can try calling the radio station once it plays and ask them. Sorry...

Teen Music: Music and different artists I might like, hip hop music, excellent songs
Teen Music: Music and different artists I might like, hip hop music, excellent songs, music fan

Teen Music: Music and different artists I might like, afrika bambaataa, dj krush
afrika bambaataa, dj krush, tokio hotel: This is something I wouldn t normally answer because, simply, it is out of my expertise. I wouldn t know a whole lot about the Hip Hop scene but I did used to like it a bit when I was younger. I reccomend 2pac* Dr.Dre* Snoop Dogg* T.I Kanye West...

Teen Music: Electronic, wolfgang gartner, steve angello
wolfgang gartner, steve angello, laidback luke: Hi Lauren, I myself love Electronic music so this shouldn t be too hard to answer. The Chemical Brothers Kraftwerk Leftfield Orbital The Prodigy Underworld Faithless - These groups are all quite well known within the electronic genre and...

Teen Music: Electronic, steve aoki, dj tiesto
Teen Music: Electronic, steve aoki, dj tiesto, benny benassi

Teen Music: music, blood flow, veins
Teen Music: music, blood flow, veins, brain

Teen Music: Music and thoughts, expiriment, vague ideas
expiriment, vague ideas, complicated questions: This is not my expertise at all, but I ll try my best. The only thing I can really say is that certain music makes you reflect on your life. So when you listen to music and you listen to the words or the melodies, it sometimes describes or helps you even...

Teen Music: music, distraction, mp3 players
distraction, mp3 players, preference: It all depends what kind of person you are, personally I believe that it does not help you focus on school work, because it can act as a distraction when trying to focus, however some people might beg to differ, it really is a preference thing. Although...

Teen Music: music, point hope, period music
point hope, period music, type of music: I get a lot of questions about this kind of thing but this is not what I am here for. Like always, I ll try my best to answer but I m not qualified to answer these types of questions. Personally I don t believe that it affects the way you act period. Music...

Teen Music: Into Eternity, progressive death metal, different pitches
progressive death metal, different pitches, metal style: I personally do not like Into Eternity but then again I was never really into that style of music. It has a lot of heavy foot pedal and I can t distinguish the lyrics. The chorus sounds a lot like just screaming to me and I listen to Slipknot. As they...

Teen Music: Heya!, metro station, british bands
Teen Music: Heya!, metro station, british bands, dylans

Teen Music: Heya!, death cab for cutie, boke
death cab for cutie, boke, friend mike: Hey Ally, I couldn t get that exact song up but I did listen to A Story to Tell your friend and here is my recommendation. Anberlin All American Reject Death Cab for Cutie Fall Out Boy Simple Plan Jimmy Eat World Yeah Yeah Yeahs I hope you enjoy...

Teen Music: Heavey Metal / Rock, sixx, avenged sevenfold
sixx, avenged sevenfold, otep: I ironically started that way too. I started to listen to the following bands Atreyu Avenged Sevenfold Linkin Park Mudvayne Saliva Sixx AM Disturbed System of a Down And if you are really brave, Otep is pretty hardcore and I am not sure how you...

Teen Music: Music, writing a research paper, my chemical romance
writing a research paper, my chemical romance, american teenagers: Music is a very beautiful thing. Rock and Punk have told teenagers that it s ok to be themselves, as long as you are comfortable with who you are. Sometimes this is the hardest thing for adults and then they try to find themselves when they are in their...

Teen Music: music, my chemical romance, nickleback
Teen Music: music, my chemical romance, nickleback, slipknot

Teen Music: music, songs bands, youtube
songs bands, youtube, type of music: Well I use to listen to that type of music so I may have some suggestions for you. Here is the list Atreyu Otep Slipknot Finch Dir en Grey Sorry, I was really into that a couple of years ago but I never really developed in that area. I hope these...

Teen Music: music-concentration, music concentration, types of emotion
music concentration, types of emotion, science fair project: Sorry if I could not get to your answer fast enough but I am in college and have a lot to do. Music can sometimes provide the background noise needed for some people to study. It all depends on the person themselves. Sometimes music can distract the person...

Teen Music: Talent going 2 waste, belfast northern ireland, teen bands
belfast northern ireland, teen bands, singing lessons: Dear Mary, I am sorry to inform you that this is not my area of expertise. I simply give people advice on music that they can listen to. Also, I am from Belfast, Northern Ireland, which is on the other side of the Atlantic ocean so I am of little help to...

Teen Music: Christian bands, decyfer down, christian morals
decyfer down, christian morals, christian bands: Well with Christian morals, if you look hard enough a lot of bands do play it. As far as classified as Christian bands, I only listen to Skillet and Decyfer Down. Decyfer Down has a song called Break Free and I guess you could interpret it as trying to break...

Teen Music: Christian bands, good songs, yahweh
Teen Music: Christian bands, good songs, yahweh, u2

Teen Music: Jazz, different kinds of music, kinds of music
different kinds of music, kinds of music, research paper: Well, Jazz does affect teens dependant on the type of Jazz they listen to. Such as blues, can affect their mood and become more mellow. There are the types that can make them more excited and filled with energy. Yes, there are not alot of studies related to...

Teen Music: MUSIC TO MY EARS 2, playing computer games, music to my ears
playing computer games, music to my ears, loud thanks: Theres probably some research of it somewhere. Hmm, I would say that since some people can or like the concentrate on one particular subject and what not they may not like the music playing because they get distracted easily and lose focus. While others can...

Teen Music: MUSIC TO MY EARS, playing computer games, music to my ears
playing computer games, music to my ears, loud thanks: Well everyone s studying habits vary so it could work. For example, my father likes to work in a completely silent room with no distractions. Me on the other hand, I work best with music on, not loud music, and friends around me studying as well. Sometimes...

Teen Music: Talent Agencies, fame academy, pubs and clubs
fame academy, pubs and clubs, talent agencies: Hi Anonymous, I am afraid to say that I do not know any actual Northern Irish talent agencies, there is one that I know but forget the name of, but it will not get you anywhere. You have to ask yourself what is it you are actually looking to achieve, are...

Teen Music: music influence question, music influence, bad influence
music influence, bad influence, muse: I wouldn t be so sure about the music a particular teenager is listening to is the problem, I d be more concerned with what sort of activities they are doing and certain people they were with. Muse and Linkin Park from my experience are both harmless but Superman...

Teen Music: music influence question, music influences teenagers, music influence
music influences teenagers, music influence, ying and yang: Prianka, I have answered this question multiple times but I think it s something that needs to be emphasized. ALL MUSIC INFLUENCES TEENAGERS! ALL. Linkin Park, Superman is Death, and Muse have their good and bad influences, just like Rap, Country,...

Teen Music: Music+Schoolwork??, music cues, brain space
Teen Music: Music+Schoolwork??, music cues, brain space, homework

Teen Music: Music+Schoolwork??, music breaks, boards of canada
music breaks, boards of canada, zero 7: I don t believe you listen to music and study at the same time. Listening to music breaks concentration completely in my opinion, some people say they study better but I would definitely be one of those people who don t! If I did it would have to be some...

Teen Music: Music, hot chilli peppers, red hot chilli
hot chilli peppers, red hot chilli, red hot chilli peppers: Rage Against the Machine INCUBUS Red Hot Chilli Peppers Tool A Perfect Circle Lost Prophets Look into Incubus, they sound very similar, just look into all their stuff. I don t exactly how heavy you like to go but or how funky but there is a bit of...

Teen Music: Christian Bands, reply time, christian bands
reply time, christian bands, different reasons: Sorry about the long reply time. I have noticed that as well and there could be plenty of different reasons. The main reason is because they want fame and/or fortune. There are many christian bands that have been told that they would be given a record...

Teen Music: Christian Bands, gospel music, fame
Teen Music: Christian Bands, gospel music, fame, faith

Teen Music: 70's, earth wind fire, gloria gaynor
earth wind fire, gloria gaynor, thelma houston: Abba, Bee Gees, Blondie, Chic, Carl Douglas, Earth Wind & Fire, Gloria Gaynor, GreaseSoundtrack Album, Patrick Hernandez, Thelma Houston, Irene Cara, Michael Jackson, The Jacksons, Kool and the Gang, Lipps, Murray Head, Diana Ross, Sister Sledge, Donna Summer,...

Teen Music: 80's music, sex and drugs, 80 s music
sex and drugs, 80 s music: I think that it s probably somewhat likely to do that. Although I don t think you can say that the music gave them that idea in the beginning considering that we are basically surrounded by those kind of things. I think it could possibly influence them but...

Teen Music: affect of music..., brain wash, my chemical romance
brain wash, my chemical romance, goth punk: Ok well i answered this question quite a lot of times. Remember, I am just one person and you are asking for my experience. I might be wrong or right. 1. Music affects teenagers on so many levels. It can change their mood, calm them, make them angry. It...

Teen Music: affects of music, types of listeners, many different ways
types of listeners, many different ways, exit project: Hey Burgundy, thanks for the question. Music affects me in so many different ways, it s complicated to describe but I ll do my best. The biggest way that music has affected me is by emotion and thought. There are two types of listeners: the person who is...

Teen Music: affects on people, break ups, teen years
break ups, teen years, many things: I think that music mostly effects teens. Their growing up and getting minds of their own during their teen years and they look up to their favorite artist for advice . Songs can help people get through many things too such as break-ups, or certain situations....

Teen Music: Blink 182, punk rockers, life long dream
punk rockers, life long dream, best bet: Well hello Brandi, love you name it s spelled just like mine! Anyways thanks for the question. Tips on meeting Mark, would be the same as meeting anyone who is famous and in a band. Just try your hardest. It won t be easy at all since he is no longer with...

Teen Music: bad who sing this song, best years of our lives, ataris
best years of our lives, ataris, astoria: Hi Kayla! Thanks for the question. The song you are thinking of is by The Ataris, and you were right, the name of the song is In My Diary. That song can be found on their 2003 album entitled So Long, Astoria. If you have any other questions then please...

Teen Music: bloodhoundgang, backround music, bloodhound gang
backround music, bloodhound gang, mammals: Hi Donna, thanks for the question. The Bad Touch is actually an original composition by The Bloodhound Gang featured on their album Hooray for Boobies. But you re not alone in thinking that the music was written by someone else, many people have wondered...

Teen Music: blues, rory gallagher, african american communities
rory gallagher, african american communities, blues fan: Well I m not much of a Blues fan, I do like my fair share of Rory Gallagher and the like. I don t think I know enough to answer a question like that thoroughly but as far as I know, Blues is a vocal and instrumental form of music based on the use of blue notes....

Teen Music: Christian Values, trials and tribulations, god doesn
trials and tribulations, god doesn, glory of god: You can call me Ang, that s what most people do. Now, to answer your question, I m not sure what you are asking about Christian living, however I can say that everything that you need to know is in the Bible. I m also going to give you a few pointers, tips,...