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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Good: Exercise and reasonable diet will get rid of the fear.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Ciaramicoli
44 years experience Clinical Psychology
Weight: Try to uncover the origin of your fear of weight gain, discuss with a trusted friend. Is your fear based in reality or is it an obsession with weight? ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
53 years experience Geriatrics
No: Ed often has a significant underlying etiology e.G dmv, vascular disease etc.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience Family Medicine
Talk w/ nutritionist: They will develop a plan with you to know what foods to eat and how to eat smartly. If combined with good exercise, you can eat the foods you enjoy - ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
No. Anorexia!: Anorexia and bulimia are constructs of an image unreal for most females, yet this is what the media portray. A healthy diet and exercise are more imp ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Anxiety: This is an extreme anxiety regarding the gain of extra weight, even if not overweight.We all worry a bit, but it in this situation, it affects functio ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
BE HEALTHY, DO IT RI: Ght! eat well, exercise. Do it consistently.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Lippe
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Fear of weight gain: Are you gaining weight if you are not but fearful of it realize that you can eat up to your basic calorie requirement and not gain weight for most peo ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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Why are you afraid?: Are you bulking up by doing healthy exercise and eating? If so, be happy. We all loose muscle mass, and gain fat with aging. My job is to stay as heal ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Purchase
22 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Nutrient dense foods: By focusing on nutrient dense foods, you can get all the "stuff" you need without exceeding your caloric budget. Nutrient dense foods include fruits & ... Read More
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