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A 30-year-old male asked:
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
A 41-year-old male asked:
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
And?: Are you looking for one? Why? What is your goal? Do you have a medical problem?
A 48-year-old female asked:
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible.: This is not a feature of the disease itself, but may accompany any protracted illness. You may have lost some weight with the illness for a variety o ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Calories: Weight gain, in the simplest terms, is taking in more calories than you expend. The ways to battle it are to diet (take in fewer calories) and exerci ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
24 years experience Psychiatry
Foods to help with: Healthy weight gain: almonds, cashews, pecans, sunflower seeds, flax seeds, walnuts, hummus, avocadoes, granola, trail mix, dried fruits, extra virgi ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Basics: Drink more milk and eat well. Avoid unhealthy foods.
A 37-year-old member asked:
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Not really: Weight gain might be a bad thing for your heart and blood vessels, but the eyes are isolated from basic bodily weight and will function well despite w ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
57 years experience Pediatrics
Proper diet: A proper diet can do more for you than pills. Consult a nutritionist.
A 36-year-old male asked:
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Fairly obvious: To see if there is weight gain simply using a scale works well. You might mean why someone gained weight, generally looking and talking determines the ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Clarify: Are you asking if soy beans help you gain or lose weight? They are an excellent source of protein . By themselves, they will not help you gain or lose ... Read More
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