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What are the health risks associated with losing too much weight?

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Weight loss: Too much of a good thing is no good for anyone! If you are overweight, or think you are, aim for about 2 pounds down a month until you are more satisfied with your weight. DO NOT OVERDO IT!

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A 39-year-old member asked:

What could happen if I lose too much weight?

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Dr. Jagdish Mishra
Cardiology 38 years experience
Concerning: So hard to lose weight. If someone loses weight without any attempt, that could be serious: routine blood tests, thyroid problems. Infections, rule out tumor etc.

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