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Lose Weight (Definition)

Many people resolve to lose weight in the New Year for different reasons. For those who are overweight or obese, there are many health benefits to losing weight. It can help decrease your chances of developing diseases including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, osteoarthritis, and even certain types of cancer. Low-calorie diets combined with increased physical activity are thought to be most effective long term. The healthiest weight loss regimen, therefore, is one that consists of making lifestyle changes that incorporate a balanced diet ...Read more


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I have gained weight, my scrotum is now up close to body, and penis has kind gone in also. Is this due to weight gain?

I have gained weight, my scrotum is now up close to body, and penis has kind gone in also. Is this due to weight gain?

Possibly: A man's penis is anchored to his pubic bone. As he gains weight, the penis remains anchored while the "pannus" (excess body fat) continues to grow outward from the body hence causing the appearance of a "smaller" penis - when in fact there is no change in penis size. Read more

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Everyday semen leakage problem. And also the scrotum. Is too lose and hanging. Feeling weak. And little short breath. Please give the solution?

Everyday semen leakage problem. And also the scrotum. Is too lose and hanging. Feeling weak. And little short breath. Please give the solution?

Need more info...: The specifics & relevance of symptoms are not enough & clear to deduce right diagnosis, care, & counseling. But one thing for sure is feeling weak is nothing to do with loose hanging scrotum or semen leakage, and little short of breath + feeling weak suggest relatively low functional reserve of heart & lungs. So, you need a comprehensive evaluation. To http://www. Formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. Read more

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I'm 23 with a varicocele In my latest scrotal U/S it measures 2.3 mm at rest, 3.2 mm with valsalva I wanna know if I can do heavy weight lifting?

I'm 23 with a varicocele In my latest scrotal U/S it measures 2.3 mm at rest, 3.2 mm with valsalva I wanna know if I can do heavy weight lifting?

If you want you can: Unlike hernia, heavy work will not harm you in varicocele, Wear a good supportive underwear like 'Jack Straps' If it bothers you get it fixed (surgery) a simple out patient surgery. Read more

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Please help.2 mo ago I have a redrash in my scrotum below my shaft. I didn't realize it might be orchitis. It has healed but my t level & libido is low?

Please help.2 mo ago I have a redrash in my scrotum below my shaft. I didn't realize it might be orchitis. It has healed but my t level & libido is low?

Testosterone: You should have your free testosterone and sexual binding protein levels measured. Low testosterone at your age is a little unusual. You might want to consult with an endocrinologist. Read more

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My scrotum has these little red blisters holes they burn & itch terribly. Jock itch cream doesn't work. Plz help losing sleep cause it burns?

My scrotum has these little red blisters holes they burn & itch terribly. Jock itch cream doesn't work. Plz help losing sleep cause it burns?

Herpes?: If they look like tiny blisters at first, they may be herpes vessicles and require oral medication to address. Your Dr needs to see them while present to identify. Read more

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Pulled heavy weight resulting in slight right side bulge in scrotum. Ultrasound shows no signs of hernia. Had inguinal hernia repair 30 years ago. Feel slight pain below incision scar after exercise. The bulge reduces at times but mostly stays. Do I need

Pulled heavy weight resulting in slight right side bulge in scrotum. Ultrasound shows no signs of hernia. Had inguinal hernia repair 30 years ago. Feel slight pain below incision scar after exercise. The bulge reduces at times but mostly stays. Do I need

Hernia: It sure still sounds like a hernia. The quality of ultrasound varies tremendously based on the equipment and also the technician, I would not hesitate to get a second opinion. Having a hernia is very often a clinical diagnosis, if there is any question a ct scan can be helpful. Read more

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I have a ferritin level of 3.3. Despite regular exercise and a healthy diet, I cannot lose weight. Is there a correlation between low ferritin and inability to lose weight?

I have a ferritin level of 3.3. Despite regular exercise and a healthy diet, I cannot lose weight. Is there a correlation between low ferritin and inability to lose weight?

No: Your ferritin level in indicative or iron deficiency and you should oral iron and multivitamin supplements. Wish you good health! . For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. Read more

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Can I lose weight by keeping my thyroid level in check?

Can I lose weight by keeping my thyroid level in check?

Perhaps?: Using thyroid medication is no way to lose weight but if you are hypothyroid and on replacement, keeping your thyroid level under proper control may allow you to lose weight you gained as you developed hypothyroidism. You may not lose fat but you may lose edema (water weight). Follow a prudent diet, exercise and follow closely with your pcp, endocrinologist or other. Read more

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My thyroid level is 13, am I going to lose weight or gain?

My thyroid level is 13, am I going to lose weight or gain?

Thyroid 13: There are a few l thyroid values. TSH-thyroid stimulating hormone is ~ to 5, . if it is 13 that means thyroid not working you need treatment, not only weight gain but mental functioning, heart, reflexes muscle function. Total T4 released from thyroid gland usually up to 12 so 13 is hi, but can result in heart irregularities, so need treatment (free T4 is another) f/u w/doc Read more

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I have changed my diet to a healthy one, I have quit oral bc, I have had my thyroid levels checked twice. Why is it impossible for me to lose weight?

I have changed my diet to a healthy one, I have quit oral bc, I have had my thyroid levels checked twice. Why is it impossible for me to lose weight?

Lose weight: Diet is not the only way to lose weight. Diet is one aspect, but exercise is crucual. Get an app called myfitnesspal for your phone and monitor your intake and output of calories. Cut out all sodas and sugar filled drinks and snacks. Only water as drinks, sleep 8 hours a night don't snack in the middle of the night and don't eat 2 hours before bedtime watch your portions. Reevaluate your habits. Read more

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Can low vitamin b levels make it hard to lose weight?

Can low vitamin b levels make it hard to lose weight?

Certainly: Vitamin B, particularly thiamine (vitamin B1) are essential items in energy metabolism. Stop all forms of sugar, including so-called soft drinks and get a vitamin B supplement Read more

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What can I do to lose weight if I have high TSH levels?

What can I do to lose weight if I have high TSH levels?

High TSH: Ask your doctor to correct your thyroid abnormality with medication. There is no substitute, however, for eating right and exercising. Read more

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Tsh level is 10.will the medicine help me lose weight I have been trying for awhile with no success?

See doctor: Your TSH level is indicative of thyroid hormone deficiency and you ought to see a doctor for prescription for medication. Treating thyroid deficiency will improve your health and help in losing weight.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine, if you are under 27 years of age. Read more

Scrotum (Definition)

Sac below penis that holds testicles ...Read more