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A 25-year-old female asked:

I gain weight easily even though i eat nothing. if i eat little i gain double weight. and skin is not tight.what is the reason behind this? treatment?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Eating too little: can actually cause one to gain weight more easily. Too low a caloric intake can lead to a slow metabolic rate.

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