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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Why?: Why do you want to increase your weight. A bmi of 19.5 is healthy. Once you start consuming more, even healthy foods, and gain weight, you may end u ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Weight gain: Foods to help w weight gain: almonds, cashews, pecans, sunflower seeds, flax seeds, walnuts, hummus, avocados, granola, trail mix, dried fruits, prote ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Person
20 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Low risk: Your sendintary lifestyle is a risk. However, the most common and serious risk factors are smoking, diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, genetic ... Read More
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Dr. William Cromwell
34 years experience Clinical Lipidology
Need Information: Both labs and risk factors are important in knowing cardiovascular (cvd) risk. More than cholesterol, cvd is related to the number of LDL (ldl-p) and ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Probably now: Alopecia universalis is well-characterized as an autoimmune disease. I have an affected colleague who is an athlete and loves being hair-free. Psorias ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A doctor : that is comfortable managing diabetes, endocrinologist, would be good choice. Prevention may still be possible.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudine nandi Lee
Specializes in General Practice
YEs can do: Higher BMI, higher pressure some times.
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Family history: of early coronary artery disease is usually MALE transmitted however you are doing just the RIGHT things to avoid that problem. Keep it up! Hope this ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Body Mass Index: Bmi – body mass index bmi is used to find out if a person is underweight, normal weight, overweight, or obese.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Body mass index: It is measure of the relation of height to body weight. Consult this site to calculate your BMI. If it is above 25, you are overweight.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
36 years experience General Practice
Yes: Its a good bmi- but i wouldn't want you to be much thinner than that.
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
31 years experience Family Medicine
Body mass index: Body mass index is a calculated number using the following formula: (703 x weight in lbs.) divided by height in inches squared. Ideal bmi is betwee ... Read More
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