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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Junig
32 years experience Psychiatry
Diet and muscle mass: To gain weight you have to consume more calories than you are burning. Do this in a healthy way though. Don't choose junk or fast food. Keep a well ba ... Read More

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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Unless you can: Take in more calories than you're burning off, you will continue to lose weight until you get your thyroid level normalized with either radioiodine tr ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: There is none. Eat more carbohydrates to gain weight. You need to increase calorie intake.
A 10-year-old male asked:
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Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Use with caution: Cyproheptadine is an antihistaminic, with a known side effect of stimulating appetite, don't exceed prescribed dosage, talk to your doctor if any othe ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Drugs gain weight: Major one is eating too much. Steroids. Good wikipedia question. Give it a try. We only have 400 spaces here
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
If there's illness: If there is an illness that is causing a person to be very thin, then by treating the illness, the person will be healthier and gain normal weight. If ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Shen
30 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Gain it naturally.: Please try gaining weight naturally, eat right, lift weight and do some resistive exercises. Good luck!
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Hirsch
51 years experience Family Medicine
Diet and Exercise: The healthiest way to gain healthy weight is with healthy diet and exercise. If you eat fattening foods you might gain fat weight and spend the rest o ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
See Dr., then eat...: 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 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
How to...: To lose weight insure that calories burned exceed calories consumed. Drink at least 8 - 8 ounce glasses of water per day. Aim for at least 5 serving ... Read More

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