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how to lose weight after having my tubes tied

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leon Katz
Dr. Leon Katz answered
28 years experience Bariatrics
In a classic way: By combining smart change in lifestyle along with exercise . Your tubes being tied really doesn't change anything specifically. Remember the magic wo ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Fein
Specializes in Preventive Medicine
NO: There are many "old wives tales" regarding tubal ligations -- abnormal menstrual periods; weight gain; increased hysterectomies -- but none of them ar ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy test: Pregnancies have happened after tubal ligation and after ablation. A pregnancy test will rule out pregnancy.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: But that's probably not the cause of your symptoms. Most likely thyroid disorder, obesity, PCOS, or other hormonal cause.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience Family Medicine
If you get pregnant: If you get pregnant, then you know. Otherwise you'd have to see your doctor.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Anorexia: Usually you need at least 17% body fat. The ovaries need to be able to secrete estrogen. The estrogen eventually stimulates growth of the endometrium ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Gromko
47 years experience Family Medicine
It may.: Losing weight may increase your chance of getting pregnant, and it will increase your likelihood of having a safer pregnancy and delivery. I am curiou ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Pregnancy: If you are pregnant avoid drustic changes to your lifestyle. Postpone weight loss programm and concentrate on healthy pregnancy.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: No one can supply motivation but you. Exercise, minimize carbohydrate intake and control portion size. Take the first step or continue to believe it i ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Exercise: After you are cleared to do so by your ob/gyn, start or resume any abs work-out.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Check with Dr. first: If one is truly underweight (based on height, family background, and body type), a Dr. can evaluate for a hormonal, digestive, or other disorder. If n ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: You should be at a proper BMI which for a woman - if would be good to be about 25 to 30 BMI - so since your 225 - you probably need to lose about 50 ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
37 years experience Addiction Medicine
Periods: Your period is from cyclic changes in the lining of the uterus due to cyclic hormone changes in the ovaries. The tubes only function to get the egg ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Set goals that are : Reasonable ! eat healthfully ; be physically active. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned m ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Vandersteen
30 years experience Pediatric Urology
Eat well/excercise: In virtually any situation, you will lose weight if your caloric expenditure exceeds your caloric intake. In other words, eat less than you expend. ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Use healthy approach: Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables ; 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar ; junk carbohydra ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ruth Crystal
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Be patient: If you are breastfeeding your baby, you often will not lose the last 5 -10 lbs until you completely finish breastfeeding. Be patient. While breastfe ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Mary Engrav
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
That : That is a good question. Women have different responses to the hormonal changes after hysterectomy. As always, any exercise program you can start on ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
There's surgery: and surgery. http://www.shadygrovefertility.com/newsletter/tubal-reversal-vs-ivf-0 the website covers it far better than space allows. IVF versus rev ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Margaret ONeill
35 years experience Gynecology
BTL is forever: If your fallopian tubes were cut, you had a bilateral tubal ligation, then you do not expect them to grow back together. Tubal ligation is a permanen ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Dieting: Please re-ask this question with the specific amounts of calories you are eating and the composition of those calories broken down into proteins, carb ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Targeted exercise: Targeted exercise may help but the only real solution may be plastic surgery.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Frazier
38 years experience Gynecology
No: If you are on oral contraceptives prior to the tubal ligation keep in mind that it is the pill that is keeping your cycle regular.PCOS is associated w ... Read More
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