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Could I Have Streatorhhrea If I Am Gaining Weight
I am 21, weight 38 i have bad constipation because of that i am loosing my appetite and i am underweight what should i do to gain my weight?
Constipation: Make sure that you drink adequate fluids daily and eat enough fiber in the form of vegetables and fruits. You could also take metamucil daily to keep regular. Taking a gentle stimulant like senokot (senna) is a last resort. To gain weight, eat 3 healthy meals daily and if needed,drink supplements like ensure for extra calories. ...Read more
Not just that...: The way you have phrased this question itself is troubling. I can't call it without seeing you, but i hope you have access to a physician who can look at how you eat, and whether there is malabsorption / maldigestion / endocrine disease (addison's, simmonds') that may be putting your life in danger. I believe you know of the danger you are in; please get with your personal physician now. ...Read more
I suspect that i got normal weight obesity, as I am thin but have a belly. I am now dieting and exercising, i lose my weight but not my belly?
Avoid carbs or sugar: Helpful weight loss diets have natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Examples include carrots, celery, and iceberg lettuce (little/no salad dressing). When shopping for fruits, buy small ones no bigger than a tennis ball, because fruits have sugar. Drinks without calories include water and green tea. A calorie is a calorie, but surely avoid sugar & simple starch calories. ...Read more
Hello doctor , I ve been skinny always . I am 19 and I just weigh 49kgs . I am a vegetarian . I eat more still I am not able to gain weight .
Increase calories: Calculate your total calorie intake. You will need to increase this above your current level to gain weight. You should also look at your protein sources and amount. With a vegetarian diet you will need multiple different protein sources to meet your needs. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I am concerned that I have anorexia. I have lost a lot of weight and see myself as fat.
I am now terrified of food and gaining weight. I starve myself?
Help I need to loose weight I have hypothyroidisum I am tired of being fat, I ealk, exercise still huge I have to make myself eat my appepite is gone I wonder why?
Not likely: Difficulty swallowing along with weight gain seems coincidental. The only mechanism i can think of that would cause this would be worsening of underlying reflux caused by increased intra-abdominal pressure from a larger belly (reflux may be worse in overweight individuals, and reflux may cause swallowing difficulty). ...Read more
Possible deficit: This is a strange dietary habit. Is it a personal preference or do you feel compelled to eat raw rice? This might be a form of Pica, which is often a sign of some kind of nutrient deficiency. You might consider seeking medical care to evaluate for deficiency in iron and other micronutrients. ...Read more
I am very overweight from having my first baby. I have been eating better/exercising. I have noticed a difference, but haven't really lost weight, why?
Weight Loss abnormal: If you are losing weight withot trying to lose weight, you need to be evaluated.There can be many medical conditions which can make you lose weight.You need to see your doctor who will way you, examine you and will order some blood tests to find out the cause.It can be one of many, from overactive thyroid, diabetes, malabsorption syndrome to cancer.Iam not scaring you but you do need to be tested. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i take metmorfin if I have ovarian cysts and weight gain? TTc and I really need to loose weight but I am having a hard time
Some Tips : It is challenging to lose weight when recovering from bulimia. You do not want to obsess about food. Consider joining and getting a sponsor in oa. Work with a dietician to develop a healthy eating plan. Start exercising regularly. Find a good therapist and learn new ways to cope with anxiety instead of purging. (read: making peace with food) congrats on recovering and let us know how u do. ...Read more
Your gynecologist: Can evaluate to help determine the reason. Take care. ...Read more
I have a very big appetite i couldn't resist food even though I am not hungry.Currently I am 90kg over 170cm in height.What should I do to lose weight
See below: Resist food. Simply put, the more calories you take in the more weight you will gain, so you have to decrease your consumption. ...Read more
What do you advise if I was diagnosed with pregnancy diabetes .i am always hungry and losing weight.?
Possibilities: Hi. While gestational diabetes is most likely type 2, I've seen many type 1s diagnosed during a pregnancy. Have your OB check type 1 autoantibodies. If positive, you have type 1. Jump on control (either an endocrinologist or HROB who's comfortable with type 1). Type 2 GDM usually isn't losing weight. Good luck! ...Read more
Maybe: If you were morbidly obese at conception, then the baby may be growing normally, but your weight remains the same. If that is not the case and your OB MD notes that the baby is not developing properly, then you should discuss this with your treating OB MD. ...Read more
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