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A 53-year-old female asked:

since bc and ooph i have severe osteo and have put on 10 kilos, because i have no estrog. how can i lose this weight & not more bone loss?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Estrogen loss?: At your age, you should be on Estrogens to lessen risk for osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease prevention! but estrogen deprevation does not causes weight gain per se. It is likely to be caused by diet, lack of exercise, or other hormonal issues! but a better diet and more exercise is a cornerstone for weight loss, no matter the cause for weight gain!

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Last updated Jun 25, 2014

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