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A 26-year-old female asked:

Is it normal to see your pulse in your abdomen even if you are overweight/obese? i am 26, female, 5' 5" and 188 lbs. noticed for the past few years.

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Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 32 years experience
Abs: Consider Pilates, core strengthening, situps, leg lifts. Stronger abdominal musculature will help.
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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Don't forget diet!
Sep 12, 2015
Last updated Sep 12, 2015


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