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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chuck Shaffer
32 years experience in Bariatrics
See yourMD: See your md for help to get started on a change in your life style..Stop you sugar and carbs..Cardio for exercise drink water each day is new so do no ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
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Dr. David Liu answered
18 years experience in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
More detail: We would need to know your height, weight, and more usefully your waist and hip measurements before being able to make this assessment. The cdc has a ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amin Ashrafzadeh
23 years experience in Ophthalmology
Yes!: Obesity will lead to significant problems such as hypertension, diabetes, cardiomyopathy.... The list goes on and on.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Usually not: There are few inherited conditions which cause obesity. Most obesity is not inherited, but obesity does tend to be "familial". One can be genetically ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
YES: Many factors play a role in it.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Hardly ever: Obesity is due to poor diet, a massive amount of sugars added to everything. and lack of exercise. When I graduated high school in 1960, we had not o ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Start w eval by your: Doctor. 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 must & ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda DiMeglio
27 years experience in Pediatric Endocrinology
Many issues : Obesity is the result of a variety of factors and therefore amultifactorial approach will be necessary to combat it. In the United States we live in a ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience in Family Medicine
Diet and exercise: Make half your meal vegetables and fruits. Go for variety. And keep in mind that potatoes and french fries dont count. Choose whole grains & limit ref ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shawn Saunders
20 years experience in Pharmacology
Exercise: The best answer is exercise. While most obesity is due to poor diet ... It is truly exercise that will strengthen our mind to make better choices.
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