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A 33-year-old female asked:

Im 33 yrs girl,5'5 and weight 60 kilos i wanna gain more weight but nothing works i take protein shakes,eat as much as i can but nothing what can i do?

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Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 42 years experience
Your weight: is fine and healthy where it is. Try diet and exercise to build more muscle, not fat. Check w/your doctor to rule out any medical problems if indicated,
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
Pediatrics 23 years experience
You are lucky: So you are 5 feet 5 inches and way about 130 lbs which is very appropriate for your height. Why would you want to gain more weight on purpose? Now you haven't said that you lost a lot of weight recently so I have no reason to believe you have some significant medical issue. Consider yourself lucky that you have a great metabolism

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