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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Kinninger
13 years experience Family Medicine
Diet and Exercise: Look closely at your diet. 3500 calories equal 1 pound. If your drink sweet tea, soda, or juice the calories can add up very quickly. You likely onl ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If your are: Incredibly skinny - i suspect that gaining weight could give a more wholesome appearance. Beauty & ugly are in the eye of the beholder. Don't know you ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
To few calories!: Assuming you are not hyperthyroid, the most common cause is eating too few calories! although meats, poultry, fish, eggs, cheese, nuts are the most nu ... Read More
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Dr. James Henning
49 years experience Anesthesiology
Taking A Look At...: ..How much you eat, relative to your body's need ("bmr") for calories, will let you know if your intake is enough. For a woman, a general formula migh ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Eat healthy high : Calorie foods. Eat 6 meals/day. Work on strength training to build your large muscle groups. Workout w heavier weights w fewer repetitions. Sleep at l ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: But weight gain is very modest. Though etiology of weight loss must be clear before trying to gain. If chronic illness is the cause of weight loss the ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Weight is a number.: One is either gaining weight or not. Measure your weight over the course of a month.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Simple..: Eat more food.....Get checked simple CMP, CBE, TSH, Stool for O&P.
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A member asked:
Dr. Pamela Lindor
31 years experience Pediatrics
See the Pediatrician: Your baby's pediatrician should closely monitor your baby's weight gain and growth. Generally, babies lose weight immediately after birth, then get ba ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Saponaro
17 years experience Clinical Psychology
Many things: Start by looking at your calories in versus calories out. While an imbalance in that area is most likely the cause, you should consult your doctor as ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Have it evaluated.: The are numerous possible answers. You need an exam and lab work. See a doctor.

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