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Obese Woman Tgp
Don't treat a lab: This worries me just a bit. I understand you are overweight and if the other liver enzymes are on the high side, this may your body's way of letting you know that it wants less to eat and more opportunities to exercise. If your physician is not overly concerned, i would not be either -- it's the very high values of GGT that usually are tip-offs to serious illness. ...Read more
Most are self limit: Most just get better with time, activity modification and heat or hot showers combined with light exercise and cardiovascular exercise. Otc medication can help as can life style changes like weight control, regular exercise and avoiding smoking. Good sleeping habits and a good mattress make a difference .Make sure you have good vitamin d intake and calcium intake. ...Read more
If a woman of short stature is overweight or obese do you think the excess weight will cause them to appear shorter in height?
What causes difficult emptiness of bladder (emptiness in 2-3-4 times with Valsalva's manoeuvre) in a 31yr isterectomized (+menopaused) obese woman?
Bladder not emptying: Incomplete bladder emptying can be due to several reasons- 1.) Bladder neck compromise with the hysterectomy. 2). A lack of estrogen to the urethra from the vagina. The floor of the bladder and roof of the vagina are the same.3.) Nerve issues with the bladder. A GYN Urologist or Urologist can perform Urodynamic testing and confirm a cause for appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Any concerns for morbidly obese woman with no health issues to follow 1000 cal diet 5 days a week and fast 2 non consecutive days?
M south indian.Sometimes an obese man here have a big round fat belly while an obese woman of same age have a fat roll belly.Is the reason gender?
Obesity / Overweight: Obesity, is caused by excessive intake of carbs, such as those present in rice and by our modern life style where activity has been engineered out of daily life, while we eat larger portions of calorie dense processed foods. The body stores unused calories as fat cells. Men and women store excess fat in different places, giving them curves in different locations. ...Read more
What's a woman's odds of having plaque in her arteries by age 56? Angiogram showed clean, but she's been obese for many years. Could it be false neg?
I'm severely morbidly obese at 490 pounds. I'm a woman who is 5'7" and 24. How many calories should someone obese like me start eating to lose weight?
I took 4-5 60 mg vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) yesterday and then another 60 mg this morning. Do I have any hope of getting sleep and not overdosing? I am an obese woman
Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) Overdose: The maximum dose is supposed to be 70 mg and you took perhaps 360 mg over the last 24 hours? I'm afraid you may already be experiencing symptoms of an overdose which can include heart arrhythmias, blood pressure abnormalities, seizures, rapid breathing, abdominal cramping and diarrhea, restlessness, and even confusion and coma. Is there someone who can take you to the ER now? If not, call 911. ...Read more
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
Yes: Lots of abdominal fat can make you look pregnant. ...Read more
Obesity: Obesity, defined as a bmi >35, can often involve the abdomen or trunk of one's body. This form of "central obesity" tends to be more dangerous in terms of the risks for developing diabetes, sleep apnea, and heart disease. Such a person might look pregnant in certain clothes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It Depends: Plastic surgeons have very specific pre-op requirements, so speaking to a board certified plastic surgeon about your current health, medical history, and surgical goals will help you determine if you are a candidate for fat transfer breast augmentation. A physical (H&P) , CBC blood test, along with BMI (body mass index) are all things often taken into consideration. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
In which probability the steatosis NAFLD of an obese, diabetic, not drinking woman will become cirrhosis? Thanks
Im an obese woman who drinks very heavy on weekends can this be the cause of my back pain and stomach being swollen?
I'm a morbidly obese woman (290 lbs). When I have intercourse in the missionary position and my partner is thrusting away, I can't breathe.
Aside from pregnancy, anorexia, obesity, and menopause what causes woman or teen girls to not have their period?
Hormone imbalance: Lots of hormones can affect your cycle. ...Read more
Reddotso just noticed my veins in my arms all the way down to my fingers are very blue never that dark.I am a 50 yr old woman post meno. Obese ? Cause
See a doctor: Hi. That is odd. Both arms, right? Is there any swelling in your arms and face? Are you a smoker? Without a history and physical exam, I can't say, but it would seem prudent to see your doctor. There could be some obstruction of the superior vena cava, a big vein that drains both arms and the head. Good luck! ...Read more
I am a obese 55 old woman handicapped with spinal stenosis. Latly I am having sharp and very painful pain in my thighs and it hurts when I am on my feet and especially when I wear shoes with heels what would you suggest to aleviate the pain?
Lose weight & heels: Both actions should help symptoms depending on what reason you have for being handicapped. Heels force your back into extension which further narrows your spinal canal aggravating the stenosis present . Treatment ranges from medication, use of a cane, physical therapy and epidural steroid injections. If you need surgery, obesity increases the risks/ complications of surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer