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Can belly fat accumulate in different proportions among sisters , i know a family where obese younger girl has more belly fat than her old obese sister?
Variable: Where fat accumulates can vary from person to person depending upon their genetic predisposition, height, weight, Insulin resistance, etc. In all of them, however, it relates to weight gain increasing Insulin resistance, and can be improved by diet, exercise and weight loss -- + medication if needed. Check w/doctor. ...Read more
25 yr old male underwent gynecomastia reduction srgry 4 mnts back,glandremoval n fat removd.weight72 kg n height 174cm.nw fat deposition reccuring??
Extra Breast Fat?: Best to return to your chosen operative surgeon and also seek in person second opinions from boarded Plastic Surgeons in your city... ...Read more
Losing weight slowly, good diet, lifting weights. Developed nasolabial folds. Will they disappear as my face gets smaller & reach my ideal weight?
NLF's: This would be difficult to predict. It depends on your age, skin quality , genetics, etc. Unfortunately many people find their facial appearance "ages" as they lose weight. The benefits of losing weight and getting in shape are tremendous. However, it can be frustrating thinking you may look older. Fillers, collagen stimulators and fat injection can all help with this type of change. ...Read more
Morbidly obese w/ treated sleep apnea. No CardioV disease other than high bp/cholest. Will losing weight remove fat around the heart, unclog arteries?
Yes: Yes. Weight loss will help considerbly.Get a more detailed answer ›
Probably: It seems like your fat percentage is a little high. However, your overall body weight is very low, and maintenance of a low body weight reduces risk. It would be better to focus more of your calorie intake on low inflammatory proteins and complex carbohydrates; simple carbs promote visceral fat deposition and also the deposition of high percentages of fat in general. TY for this fun question! ...Read more
Marginally: A bmi between 18 and 25 is considered normal, 25-30 overweight, over 30 obese. Having said that, some people, due to bone mass and the proportion of fat vs lean mass, can have a normal bmi but have too much body fat, or conversely can have a high bmi but have a normal amount of fat. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If high body fat percentage is unhealthy, are there health benefits to belly fat being surgically removed?
ABSOLUTELY: The problem is, there is a risk for reaccummulation... ...Read more
Fat grafting: Fat grafting or fat transfer is often used to improve contour of the breast mound following breast reconstruction. Some are also using it to improve results of augmentation but not as an isolated treatment for breast ptosis. Fat contains stem cells and is finding increased use in many areas such as wound healing and repair of contour deformities. Nano fat grafting refers to "micro" fat grafting . ...Read more
Will gaining weight help nasolabial folds & undereye bags? The "new fat" will replace lost fat? I lost weight & lost fat around nose & under eyes
Only if...: ...You had severe weight loss. Otherwise, no. ...Read more
5'3 105 pound 14 yo female 32A cup...will she get her breasts larger after anorexia? She's in recovery. Her body fat percentage is high.
?your kidding right?: The physique of a healthy baby is a bit different from a healthy toddler /kid/adult.They have lax muscles that allow a full saggy belly & seem a bit pudgy with soft rolls. That said, there are also fat babies & they are not healthy. You grow new fat cells in infancy/puberty and pregnancy & an overfed fat baby is likely to face a lifetime of avoidable health problems. Your dr can define the limits. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Fine face: You can improve your looks - face and body - if you are overweight. Please go online and look for Body Mass Index (BMI). This will tell if you are overweight or not. If not overweight -relax. If overweight I recommend a consult with a dietitian and also start exercising regularly. ...Read more
Maybe: If the pattern of fat loss is unusual, you may have one of the lipodystrophy syndromes; this is no big deal. If you're simply getting thinner, perhaps you've discovered that the lifestyle of the sedentary, overeating american child isn't for you, and you want to look and feel good and are doing what nature intended. Losing bodyfat is a good thing -- a man needs none, a lady needs just a bit. ...Read more
My breasts are coned shaped age 23.will gaining weight fill in d upper pole of breasts? Will weight training help with cleavage as i dont hv cleavage?
You should not: count on gaining weight to alter the shape/size of your breasts. You are old enough to consult a Board Certified Plastic surgeon if you are truly concerned about your breasts...there is a whole spectrum of treatment now..some with MINIMAL "inavasive" technique. Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more
When eating something what makes you fat besides calories? Trans fat. Sugar saturated fat calories from fat. etc...?
Not enough activity: The simple formula which determines if you gain or lose weight is Calories taken in minus Calories used. Taken on a day to day basis, you can know if you are using up the calories or not. If calories eaten far exceeds calories burned up by whatever activity, weight is gained. It does not matter if the calories are fats proteins or carbohydrates, body chemistry turns the excess into fat to store it ...Read more
I'm 16, I have a fat pad around my penis, that hides 1 1/2, im 5'5 139.5 pounds, how,do I tone and lose fat in the pubic area?
Here are some ...: There is no known way to selectively rid the fat around the penis. Besides the distribution of fat deposition in obesity widely varies among all humans. So, seek pro-evaluation & counseling. To lose weight could not be done by pills but your lifestyle; remember: No other better way than lifestyle; no one can do for you, but yourselves; nothing is free but always comes with a price. ...Read more