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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: It depends on how much weight is lost.
Dr. Philip Kern
43 years experience Endocrinology
Muscle mass: A mesomorph is someone with a muscular physique. Bmi is only ht and weight, and does not factor in muscle mass. A football player may be 5'10" and 22 ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Visualize how you: Will feel & look when your’e at your healthiest. Also, think about what the issue was that motivated you to to lose weight in the first place. Insure ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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YES.: An"endomorph" somatotype is dominated by excess body fat, while a "mesomorph" somatotype is dominated by muscle. While you can't change your basic sk ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Steinbach
Specializes in Family Medicine
Bad science: Hi Terry645 The whole somatype classification is problematic...like some of the early pseudosciences such as phrenology and the idea of 'race' being a ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brad Eilerman
20 years experience Endocrinology
Unknown: The answer to this question is dependent on there being a clear definitive physiologic difference in body type. These are description of a common end ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Muscular person: This is an old, unscientific word for a person who is leaner and more muscular than others of their age and gender, whether this seems to come natural ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Lean,muscular: And athletic.There is an excellent description on wikipedia.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examina ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Subscience: There are obsolete / 'pop' terms. A light-framed man who can overlap thumb and forefinger around the opposite wrist may be an 'ectomorph', especially ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
You decide: "mesomorph" is a subscientific / pop term for a lean, heavily-muscled person. Your best weight is what looks and feels right for you and lets you part ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Subscience: This is a subscientific term for a heavy-framed person who gains muscle easily and rapidly doing resistance training; the two qualities do not necessa ... Read More

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