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Is it normal for my spine to show when I lean forward or am I too skinny

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Oswari
23 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: It depends on your height and weight. Usually it's normal for the spine to be seen when you bend over though.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Loss of Weight: I feel your distress about weight of 44kg. See a Gastroenterologist for Diagnosis and Treatment due to lack of response to Pantoprazole and Domperidon ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
You decide: Ideal weight" charts are based on fallacies. If we believed them, then most triathletes would be "underweight" and most professional football players ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
21 years experience Urology
Pee after diner: After you drink and eat it is common to need to go to the bathroom.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: Malnourishment can effect your period and overall health. Being too skinny is worse from a health perspective than being overweight. Make sure you are ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
No: It won't make your metabolism faster, but it certainly could alter your food intake. If you've had hpylori for 9 mos, why haven't you had it treated a ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Go see your doctor: There are many reasons for being underweight (you didn't state how much/little you weigh). Typically we calculate body mass index (http://www.cdc.gov/ ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Sounds okay: You mean blood pressure, right? I glad he has a mom who can help him be comfortable during this illness. Not all teens want to exercise. Perhaps he w ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Wolf
38 years experience Psychiatry
Weight worries?: If you look, feel, and eat healthy i see no specific concerns. At 19 yr. Old i would still encourage you to have once a year check up and ob/gyn exam ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Depends: If you can do ten pushups, you are not too skinny. Many elite athletes match you. Despite the "normal height-weight" charts (which are subscientific ... Read More
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