A 26-year-old male asked:
what can i do to gain weight i have tried hard for years but am still 20 pounds under i have a very high metabolism? what can i do?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Charles Cattano answered
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Weight gain is easy!: Weight gain is easy, as a healthy/meaningful gain in lean body mass as goal--but u can't pick where it goes! don't take products for quick results that sacrifice your future quality of life. Exercise vigorously, eat balanced meals, stay hydrated. Explore medical reasons why you have difficulty gaining--thyroid/ adrenal problems, diabetes, malabsorption, pancreas insufficiency, crohn's, infection..
Answered on Apr 11, 2014
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