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A 18-year-old female asked:

is it possible to lose 2 pounds in a day?i went to the scale & it said that i weight 2 pounds less. i'm not dieting.i'm really worried.what can it be?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Not to worry: It is not uncommon to gain or lose several pounds in a day - largely due to the amount of water you are carrying.

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