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I am experiencing chest congestion. I am over weight and it hard for me to breathe and also when I cough I taste blood
25 yrs old. I'm obese. EKG came back borderline abnormal. Insurance won't pay for stress test. What could be wrong with me? Is borderline a bad result
32::Yo.M 318lbs. been exrcsing::Eating rite for 2wks now. I know Im outta shape bt I feel my heart pound hard when I do cardio after only 5-10min. I take atenolol 50mg of atenolol @ morn & workout @ nite. not sure if its wearing off or palps r serious?
After losing a significant amount of weight, I seem to still be carrying a lot of weight in my chests (very pronounced moobs) despite no longer being overweight and carrying any significant weight elsewhere. How can I lose this weight?
Are there recommended medications for extreme MS fatigue, other than Phentermine? I take Neurontin and Baclofen, and occasional Phentermine.
Bloated stomach, gaining belly fat, no weight gain, stomach feels constantly tight, flutter feeling , twitching, and pulsing.What could be the cause?
Been starving myself ::Obsessed with weight since Oct and lost 30lbs. My BMI is still normal at 19.2 (5'5" 115lbs) what eating disorder would this be?
BMI =16.8. Dr says gain, so I have been trying. I agree I am way too low. Wat underweight BMI is close enough to be healthy as I am naturally light ?
Bile reflux, 7 months post nissen, still think I may be refluxing at night and possibly during day. If I am, what medications In a.m. and p.m. should I discuss with my physician.
A little upset as I had this surgery to alleviate reflux.
Could 60 grams of soy protein a day interfere with Synthroid absorption? TSH in Dec. 1.25. TSH now 3.55 - on Medifast diet - lots of HYPER symptoms
Can you tell a difference between a baby bump and belly fat? I'm worried I'm pregnant. Negative pregnancy tests. Lost 12 lbs but gaining belly fat
Currently take Topamax & Phentermine daily. Any potential side effects as my wife and I try to conceive? Took about 3 months for 1st child (pre-meds).
Can congestive heart failure be corrected through diet and exercise as well as weight loss?
Can you get the gastric bypass twice?
Can a 17 year old get liposuction and breast implants? With husbands consent?
Can insulin resistance cause my facial fat distribution to be odd? My face(cheeks) are chubby and fat. But body is normal weight.
Constant bleeding with Implanon , was inserted November 22 . Been bleeding since December 15th , started duromine 12th January . Should I get removed?
Can you take cyclobenzaprine if you have sleep apnea ?
Candidal intertrigo fungus skin infection Resisted to clotrimazole and ketoconazole, CAN Be treated with oxiconazole nitrate or which cream I try now?
Candidal intertrigo skin infection Resisted to clotrimazole and ketoconazole, CAN Be treated with oxiconazole nitrate or which cream i try now?
Does mild to moderate sleep apnea really need treatment? My AHI was 10 w:: intermittent desats to 88%. Dr recommended CPAP but is it really necessary?
Does a separation of abdominal muscles occur with obesity?
Heartburn and belching. pain in middle of chest. dizziness and weak feeling. cardiac or Gerd? history of Gerd. but hight cholesterol and overweight.
Hello, I am only eating between 850 and 1100 calories a day and am not feeling hungry for more should I be worried. ?
How to I avoid low blood sugar when dieting?
Had endo, diagnosed with hiatal hernia and gerd. Taking 80mg protonix and 150 Zantac. Helped for 2 mths but last 5 days bad burning in stomach. Why?
How much time after an abortion does it take for insulin levels to return to pre pregnancy level?
Have borderline high cholesterol. Not overweight(135lbs 5'2)very active 26 yr old and avoiding carbs. What can I do?Is it dangerous?Other blood wrk ok
How can I speed up my metabolism and lose weight faster safely?
Hi! I have started taking phenteramine hcl (adipex) for weight loss and I haven't had a BM in 3 or 4 days. I took one cup of prune juice and a senokot?
Is it safe for me to take Garcinia Cambogia to aid in weight loss if I'm taking 15 mg of Paxil daily for anxiety?
I am 163 cm tall and 50 kg, I want to be 45 kg in a month, do you think I can live off porridge and greens and a lot of exercises?
I have grade 4 enlarged tonsils causing mild to moderate sleep apnea (AHI 10, nadir SpO2 88%). One dr said tonsillectomy other said CPAP. What's best?
I am experiencing shortness of breath
When rushing around comes on suddenly I'm 19 stone. Get a strange sensation in my chest when happens
I cheated on my diet for 3 days on vacation. will this make me gain weight? I have lost 8 pounds within 3-5 weeks. will this make me gain it back?
I was diagnosed as having mild to moderate sleep apnea. Noticed on test results that my pulse rate varied from 48 to 110 with avg 63. Is this normal?
I have very enlarged tonsils. HST showed mild to moderate OSA (AHI =10, desat to 88%). Dr recommended CPAP. Should I just have them removed instead?
I am dieting. Mostly only proteins. No Sugar. Feeling weak on my legs periodically. Not feeling confident to walk sometimes. Drinking 2 lts of water?
I have stomach cramps, headache, craving for food & couldn't sleep at night , breast pain. N feel uneasy.. Could this be due to pregnancy??
Im 17 years old,169cm and 90 kgs,how do i lose weight to 75 kg( according to the BMI),i have a 2-3 months school holidays coming soon, any idea?thanks
I have tingling and numbness in the toes in both feet..especially near and in the big toe NO swelling. Is this GOUT? vs Pre-diabetes? how to tell?
I got my period 5 days early this month and am normally very regular its day 7 and still going, but I have recently started dieting and exercising?
Is a person usually able to lose weight while taking Seroquel? Does Seroquel work better if taken once,twice, or three times per day for delusions?
I'm allergic to pretty much everything from seasonal thinga to 5 different types of medicines. I recently bought shakeology shakes to try and be healt?
I'm pregnant and have always been overweight. I want to get fit during this pregnancy but have been told losing weight is bad? Even if it's overweight
I have been eating healthy and exercising and still keep grainingweight. I do drink wine on most evenings what else could I do? 30 pounds overweight
I am experiencing thyroid enlargement and obesity. The following also describes me: Weight gain. What should I do?
Id like to lose weight?
I am type 1 diabetes, good blood sugar of 6.6. I have lost about 30 pounds over 17 years. from about 205 to 178 . Is this normal
I am a very thin healthy 48 year old who takes only Synthroid for hypothyroidism. I am in my ideal BMI, exercise regularly but have recently been taki?
I'm morbidly obese at 496 pounds and I have insulin resistance. Where do I start to reverse both the insulin resistance and the morbid obesity?
I had c diff 2 years ago from antibiotics.
I have gastric bypass and had an ulcer 1 year ago also 1 year ago knee replacement
I take 40mg protonix o?
I am 5,6 tall and am 23 and weigh 145 is that over weight of so how many pounds should I loose?
I have a high level of Vitamin B12 (2000). I wonder if taking METANX CAPSULE PANAM could be causing my problem? Also I did have a gastric bypass in
I had a Nissan fundoplication over 15 years ago, I am experiencing left upper abdominal pain and nausea, tonight I vomited dark green almost looked b?
Is eating low glycemic index foods as important for kids as it is for adults? Kids are growing and they have so much energy after all.
I am experiencing leg tingling and legs cramping. The following also describes me: Obesity. What should I do?
I woke up with a sore head and tingling in my right arm shoulder to fingers ? I am overweight too
I am experiencing high blood pressure (hypertension). The following also describes me: Obesity. What should I do?
I've been on a diet lately and I've lost 20 pounds.But I feel the same and looks the same to me.If I continue, will the fat rolls eventually take off?
Is it okay to take penicillin while on duromine?
I suffer with chronic insomnia and sleep apnea. I've taken different medications for depression, anxiety and sleep many years. Medications aren't work?
I had gastric bypass late 2015. My upper stomach is very bloated. If I eat or drink anything it gets worse. Also have bouts of diarrhea. little pain.
I am overweight and I was recently told I have a infraumbilical fat containing a ventral hernia. this was noted on a recent ct scan. what is it and sh?
Is it bad to eat after you workout at night at 7 or 8? or will this cause weight gain?
Is blood pressure 104::74 too low should I lower dose on meds. I the only one with family with hbp I suspect it only from being fat. I on diet losing ?
I have chronic severely enlarged tonsils causing sleep apnea. ENT treating me with prednisone. Will they grow back after steroids decrease them?
I have water retention on cheeks due to Pcos Insulin Resistance. Will metformin reduce it?
I have gastroparesis, am I able to have gastric bypass surgery?
I'm Joti.I'm 20 years old.. My hight 5.4".my weight 90. I don't have enough time for yoga or exercise.so how can I lost my over weight?
I took a stacker 2 diet pill how long should I pump and dump before nursing?
July 2016-Nissen performed for bile reflux.
Still suffer nighttime reflux.
Is I try Zantac at night is it even effective, or is a ppi better?
Last 2 a1c's were 5.8. I already exercise 1 hour::Day, limit carbs to healthy ones (beans, oats). 18% body fat. What do I need to do to prevent Type2?
My Husband is experiencing heartburn (gerd). The following also describes him: Obesity. What should he do?
My doctor diagnosed mild to moderate sleep apnea (AHI = 10 with intermittent desaturations to 88%). Is treatment really necessary? He wants CPAP.
My dr told me I need to use CPAP for moderate OSA. I am only 24. Will refusing treatment be dangerous?
My grandson is 5'1 and will be 11 in July and weighs 114. What should he weigh. I believe he is overweight.
My husband has been diagnosed with idiopathic and obstructive sleep apnea, is there a difference in disease course with the additional diagnosis?
My doctor said that I have hiatal hernia with mm size..so don't worry and no need for any medication now.please share your opinion ....and whether th?
My Mother is experiencing obesity, difficulty moving joint, difficulty walking, high blood pressure (hypertension) and weight gain. The following ...
My sister was telling me how one time when she was trying to get up off the couch she could hardly move, shes real overweight, what does that mean?
Must trim a few pounds to help reverse prediabetes. I can lose weight easier with fibrous carbs than I can when I cut out all carbs. Is that wise?
One of my fingers cracks every time I shake some ones hand, why is this? I am 20 years old and am 20lbs overweight. Don't know if that helps. Also my
Should i talk to someone about my weight when I'm a 19 year old female that is 5'7" and weighs 199 lbs?
Suffer from bile reflux. If my nissen is loose after 7 months. Redo? I did this to get off meds, now I feel stuck and unhappy with continued gerd.
Took slimquick biopure green tea extract 150mg BID w:: food 5 days, have mild pain under rt rib on & off-no other symptoms, could it be liver injury?
Trying to lose weight,but a terrible sweet tooth.will I gain weight if I eat a little ice cream or candy a day,but stay under 2000 calories&eat good 2?
The tip of my tongue seems to be numb, even though I know that it is not. Could this be a symptom of hypothyroidism, or is it type 2 diabetes?
The facial fat of my face changed for a month post childbirth. I have insulin resistance. Is dis bcz my sugar level normalised during this period?
Ultrasonic cavitation or mesotherapy for stubborn belly fat and love handles? also what about cellulite? any safety concerns? effectiveness?
What is the glycemic index for eggs?
What would be the cause of gaining sudden belly fat (no weight gain tho), bloating, stomach tightness, constipation, stomach gurgling, and abd twitch?
Why do i forget important stuff, like a cashier asking me for my visa or putting a ticket on the bus? my father had altzheimers , im prediabetic.
Wheezing sound & high pulse (100+), difficulty to sleep at nights coz sometime feel like my breath stop. Don't smoke but obese. Should i be concerned?
Would you know if I can take my prescribed phetermine overseas on vacation. Specifically to the U.K.?
Why do I get low blood sugar when dieting? Not diabetic, just symptoms low glucose. Restricting 2000 cal, less carbs, balanced meals, snacks btwn.
Will Perming your hair twice before a hair strand test for alcohol remove etg? I have had 2::3 binges over 3 months.
Wake up with eyes tired and kinda burning sensation. Drive to work i feel like dozing off even on way home bwsides sleep apnea any idea what could be?
What the average weight for a 15 year old female? My daughter is 193lbs., and we know she is overweight, but how much would she have to lose in order
Wt: 318lbs 5'9". meds: 50mg atenolol-1x::Day and 1x olmesartan 40mg. BP normal w::Meds but have heart palpitations sometimes even when working out. Maybe its atentolol wearing out in evening. happens when eating certain food then causes anxiety. Why?