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Wailuku, HI
A 17-year-old female asked:

How can i gain weight with a really fast metabolism? i tried eating proteins, working out but nothing seems to be working. i'm really underweight.

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Metabolism: Please see your doctor or an endocrinologist and ask about having your thyroid and other hormone levels checked. Peace and good health.
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Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
Hospital-based practice 22 years experience
Chronic infections can also lead to lack of weight gain / weight loss. (Example: marantic endocarditis, tuberculosis). So it's important to get checked out by a qualified physician.
Nov 24, 2016
Last updated Jun 19, 2021

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