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Is there any connection between stomach disorders and weight?

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Dr. Thomas Rohde
Anti-Aging Medicine 35 years experience
Absolutely: Remember - everything that happens in your body starts with the food you eat, digest, and absorb. This provides the basic building blocks for everything in your body. If yo don't digest well (lack of acid or digestive enzymes), or you don't absorb well, or have a metabolic disorder underlying utilization of nutrients or detoxification, then your body starts to suffer. This can cause weight issues.

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Last updated Jan 12, 2014

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