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I’m a 14-year-old girl, and weigh 95 pounds. I love to run, but people always say things like “run twig, run.” Is my weight normal?

Most likely, as long as you’re not super tall, your current weight is normal. If you are concerned about your weight, or lack there of, consult your primary care physician in regards to whether your current weight is appropriate and healthy.

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