A member asked:

I need to gain weight, because i have lost it for no reason. any suggestions?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Martin Raff answered

Specializes in Infectious Disease

You cannot lose weight unless you are ingesting less than you are expending in energy, and there is some underlying explanation for this. You should see a primary care doctor and have a full history and physical and possibly some lab tests. Do not delay and hope you are better soon.

Answered Jul 18, 2012



Still have questions?

Get the best care from a doctor who knows you.

Book a Video Appointment
Sponsor Content

Related Questions

A member asked:

Ventricular septic defect is the reason I fail to gain weight? ?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers

Online Primary Care Doctors Accepting New Patients

$44 video appointments available today with a membership as low as $15/month

Book a Video Appointment
Ask your question
Didn't find what you're looking for?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more.

Ask your question

Meet your new favorite doctor