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No Neck Obese Women
Does eating rice daily makes a person fat? The person is 50-year-old woman, is obese and has got thyroid reported in check-up. Food tips?
Not really: Eating rice daily doesnt make you fat necessarily. Rice does have a lot of calories and carbohydrates so eating a lot of it could lead to weight gain. Also for patients with diabetes it makes it difficult to control the blood sugars when people eat lots of rice. Bottom line is that everything should be done in moderation. ...Read more
I'm 20 and I'm noticing these deep lines/ wrinkles round my neck. Should I start using a wrinkle cream or am I too young ? (Not obese don't smoke )
I had a dark layer of solidified dirt on my neck when i was morbidity obese but even after loosing weight there are still traces of it over my neck?
See below: I suspect you have what's known acanthosis nigricans.I suspect over time, it will gradually lighten. It is a sign of carbohydrate intolerance Insulin resistance. It is very common in obese people. Your physician should be able to help you with some ideas or referrals for evaluation. Congratulations on your weight loss. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi. My neck is darker than the rest of my body. It isn't obesity or acanthosis nigricans. Is there any way I can rid of it? I feel uncomfortable.
Small white patches on face and neck. Since 20 days. Is it eczema or tinea ? What is the cure? I'm 20 years old and obese.
Could be either: Please see your dermatologist. He/she can do a scraping of the scaly part (without cutting the skin) and look at it under the microscope. Fungal organisms can be seen relatively easily that way. ...Read more
OA in neck, upper back spasms. Overhead exercise tightens back. Should I try doing overhead exercises or avoid? Weights OK? Flabby upper arms/obese.
OK to avoid them: First it may help to work with a certified personal trainer to modify an overhead exercises so that they are more "tolerable". Otherwise, no exercise that is done overhead is "necessary". Be reassured that you can readily find alternatives that will be suitable without compromising your the benefits you are receiving. ...Read more
I get Jock's itch, facial and neck rashes and itch and dry skin the next day I consume alcohol. What could be the problem? I am 46 years old,on obese side,drink alcohol,say weekly...sugar and cholestrol border line with poor eating, not on medication
Easy to explain: It makes you sweat more and move less while sleeping. I'm glad you're eager to make a change. You're still young and probably vigorous. Head down to the local gym or sports center, let others see that you're working hard on your body, and they'll accept you as a friend and support you in your body transformation. A lot more is at stake than just the skin in your groin and neck. Best wishes. ...Read more
Obesity. I am 54. Height 164. Weight 95. Doing vigorous exercise. No result. No thyroid. What to do?
Remember: Exercise is only part of the weight loss equation. The other component is your diet. If your really are exercising as vigorously as you mention then you need to take a close look at what your daily caloric intake is. Remember weight loss hinges on the balances of calories you take in versus burn. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am experiencing thyroid enlargement and obesity. The following also describes me: Weight gain. What should I do?
Thyroid and obesity : You need to do a second opinion with an endocrinologist here to figure out what is going on. ...Read more
My BMI is 41.I feel dispnea during light exercise (walking).is it due to my obesity?thyroid ok, no anaemia.ves47, ggt47, pcr3(0-0, 5)
Medical evaluation: This requires a medical evaluation. There are many possibilities. ...Read more
Hi my wife is 5 foot 1 and is obese although she exercises and eats well could it be thyroid or the citalopram possibly thanks?
My hair has been falling out for 3 months. I found out I have fatty liver from obesity so I have lost 50 lbs. My thyroid is fine. When will this stop?
Telogen Effluvium: Telogen effluvium is a form of nonscarring alopecia characterized by diffuse hair shedding, often with an acute onset. A chronic form with a more insidious onset and a longer duration also exists.Telogen effluvium is a reactive process caused by a metabolic or hormonal stress or by medications. Generally, recovery is spontaneous and occurs within 6 months. ...Read more
36 old obese lady 2 kids14/8 age harmone level right blood tests all good endomatirialbiopsy, papsmear, thyroid clear midcycle bleeding brown thick disc?
Endomatirial biopsy all blood test papsmear thyroid clear but still have spotting mid cyclebleed bloodyyellowdischarge obese lady37endo ablation good?
Be cautious: While all testing may be all "negative" ie nothing that shows cancer, an ablation involves burning the inside of the uterus causing scarring and "glueing" together of the walls of the uterus ; this makes it difficult to figure out any bleeding in the future. A woman who is heavy will produce lots of estrogen and that puts her at risk of stimulating a cancer there. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer