A 46-year-old male asked:
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Type 2 diabetic, gain weight but, no appetite. Eat very little. Average activity. Work, play with kids, etc. Hypothyroidism?

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Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Possible, but: Thyroid level is easy to check. If you're gaining weight, you're still eating more calories than you're burning off. It takes 3500 calories to gain or lose a pound.
Answered on May 6, 2013

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