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Obese Size Compression Pantyhose
The same: Being obese is not a protection against prolonged fasting. Is just another form of malnutrition. ...Read more
If you are obese, are you more likely to have an obese baby due to your actual size or due to the stuff in your diet?
Portion size, obese: Since the 1950s, our portion size has tripled in this country. Popcorn at movie theater....3x bigger, hamburger, 3x bigger, candy bars, bottles of soda, all bigger. And we've all been trained not to throw out food, because there are starving people in the world. So, if you eat more, even healthy, you eat more calories and fat. Also, you get served 3x more when eating out at restaurants. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Been obese since highschool. I'm for sure not a big eater,even smaller portion than a small-sized lady.But I still have BMI over 35.What's wrong?
Remember: The determinations of someone's overall weight is complicated. While part of the component is how much you are taking in caloric wise, the other part is based on how active you are physical but also how active you are metabolically. Some people have slower metabolisms than others, which means they have to be very careful about their intake and activity levels. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have endometriom which is 5×4cm size & I became obese now. So if I walk 100 steps/min. So is there chance of twisted or rupture of cyst?
I have a 1.5"-2" penis when flaccid and 4.5"-5" when erect is it a normal size penis I am considered obese?
Here are some...: Your penile length is very much within the normal range although you may have fantasy to possess a longer one. At 22, move on to adopt and adapt to whatever the life might have brought to you so you could live a fullest realistic happy life since physical growth naturally stops after reaching adulthood - for men, roughly at 18. ...Read more
See answer: Many obese men feel their penis is too short but most often perception and not reality: related to accumulation of fat in the area just above base of penis which drapes over it making penis seem buried or short. Actual length (measured from tip to pubic bone with penis on stretch) is normal. Treatment is weight loss (not pills or special exercises or devices) and sexual activity: use it or lose it. ...Read more
If you have a buried penis because of being obese will you see more of your size when you lose weight? Please lmk is this correct? Can someone respond
Yes: Yes, but that is, of course, only one of many benefits to your well-being. Please see https://authoritynutrition.com/weight-loss/ and https://authoritynutrition.com/intermittent-fasting-guide/ for suggestions on weight loss. The best approach is a permanent change in diet that will result in steady weight loss. Good luck. ...Read more
I have a 1.5"-2" penis when flaccid and 4.5"-5" when erect is it a normal size penis I am considered obese... Can you send pics of normal? I am 22
Normal variation: There is a great deal of variation among folks and body parts, including the penis. Please ask your doc to examine you to put your mind at ease and then love all that you are. Don't use penis as a measure of self-worth. Weight can swallow up the penis and it can look smaller externally. I don't know of any studies but i'm sure someone does. Peace and good health. ...Read more
My boy eight years old a lil over weight but not obese.His penis is the same size as when he was born.It also dosnt get hard at all.Do i need to worry?
Hard to say: Overweight kids often position some of their fat stores in the tissues surrounding the penis and scrotum. That fat padding can cause the penis to appear small. Intermittent erections do occur in kids but the lack of noticed events is no cause for concern at this age. Mention your concern at his next checkup. If needed the doc can do some testing, but most are normal. ...Read more
Can a obese man with small penis satisfy his partner in intercourse?My penis size is 5 inchs in length and 2.5 inchs wide erect stage is it enoughto
See answer: Old proverb: it's not the size of the ship but the motion of the ocean that counts. Many obese men think their penis is too short but most often perception and not reality related to an accumulation of fat in the area just above base of penis and which drapes over the it making penis seem buried or short. True penile length: distance from tip back to pubic bone with penis on stretch. Your size ok. ...Read more
I am obese I'm 6 foot 280 pounds if I lose weight and some of the fat comes off my pubic area can I get some size back in my penis?
Lose weight: You should lose weight for the sake of your health. It will not make you bigger, but being healthy you will be able to use it better. 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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am a 6 foot man I weigh 280 pounds pretty obese in my penis is 5.6 inches if I lose weight can I possibly gain some size back?
Normal size: You penis is of normal size. Losing weight will not make it larger but you will be able to use it better by 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. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Obese with spots under my stomach apron. Itchy, light brown and range in size from small to quarter. New in past 6 months. Look like moles but flat.
Acanthosis nigricans: With seborrheic keratoses. If it bothers you a dermatologist will help you. ...Read more
9 years old boy has hypoplasia of testes+belly fat+almost obesity.Testesteron is 55% out of 100.Hair grow on testes. Is it curable to normal size?
Pradler Willi ?: Your symptoms remind me of a syndrome called pradler willi syndrome. More information is needed, so see an endocrine doctor or genetic doctor genetic testing would prove me right or wrong. This condition is treatable but not curable. Only with more testing would one really know. Ask your doctor for a referral. ...Read more
Obese female-42y-tennis ball size lump on lft hip-painful; ultra-sound=normal tissue; mri=inflammed tissue, no mass of collecting fluid. Next step is?
Excise it: You can go to a surgeon, either a general or orthopaedic surgeon, and have it excised if it is really bothering you. Sounds like it is a benign lesion and nothing that has to be excised; however, if it bothers you enough, your next step is to remove it surgically. ...Read more
Diabetes: for one thing-it can lead to diabetes at an early age- NO CHILD SHOULD BECOME DIABETIC FROM EATING THE WRONG FOOD or eating too much. It can also lead to hypertension, hip problems, sleep apnea, and fatty liver. NO CHILD SHOULD EVER LOSE HIS LIVER because he didnt eat right or in the right portions. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers