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58 year old female gets plenty of exercise and eats a clean, correct diet but is gaining so much upper body weight. why?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Need fewer calories: Anything that uses energy (calories) will help one lose weight, as long as she does not eat or drink back more calories after the activity. Examples: if walking, take a longer route; use stairs instead of elevators; park a block from school and walk there with the kids; at home, skip dessert and go walk around the block instead. Doctor can check to be sure weight gain is not water, tumor, etc...

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Last updated Dec 9, 2013

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