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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Both: I obviously don't know your gramps so can only address your excellent question generally. Dietary indiscretion is the main cause of obesity and many ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Your question is ???: Your statement followed by a question mark is not a real question.If you have a concern, please start over.The site is not a chat room and your submis ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
To lose: 20 pounds you have to burn off 70,000 calories that you don't eat. That takes a long time. A good steady weight loss of 1/2 to one pound/week is fanta ... Read More
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Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Just be sensible.: The real key to weight loss is to just watch the size of your portions at meals, eat healthy, and exercise regularly. There's no radical diet or exer ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Height/weight: You must have seen your pediatrician regularly as you grow up. That doctor mus have a copy of your height and weight chart.. If you are growing proper ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Ask around: Try lands end or osh kosh. Walmart/wrangler i know has pants for husky kids. Try an internet search and see what companies come up that may suit you. ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Based on BMI: In medicine we base designation of overweight or obese on Body Mass Index. It is a calculation based on weight and height. Between 25 and 30 is over w ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Why?: It is perception which is how one person looks at it.. And that is just their opinion. Obese or thin ones height is ones height... And whether they ap ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Cause and effect: The cause of your obesity is poor diet and is also the cause of your numbness. Try getting rid of sugar and sweeteners
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: Yes, this should be fine, though agree that a high-quality multivitamin is important, and the 500 calories should be nutrient-dense (lots of veggies). ... Read More
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