A 35-year-old female asked:
Rapid weight gain in the last few months?
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwuanswered
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Need more : Information. How much weight did you gain. What is your height and weight. Any change in activity?
3.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 31-year-old member asked:
What can I do for safe rapid weight gain ?
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Dr. Heidi Fowleranswered
Psychiatry 27 years experience
You weight what?: 1 kg = 2.2 pounds. You would have to be as tiny as a premature baby to only weigh 1 kg. It would be best to work with a nutritionist.
5.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 39-year-old member asked:
What should I do for rapid weight gain?
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Dr. (Liz)Phuong Trananswered
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See doctor: Unless you change your eating habits or activity from stress or other reason, you need to see doctor for blood test for rapid wt gain- metabolism problem.
5k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Mar 16, 2015
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