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Overweight Male Very Bad Stretch Marks
Remember: Not all stretch marks are due to being overweight. They often appear in areas of significant growth. It's why children often develop stretch marks on their arms and legs when going through their growth spurt. I suspect that is more likely the case with you. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Nearly two-thirds of the United States population is overweight. There are many ways to determine if a person is overweight, but experts believe that a person's body mass index (BMI) is the best way to assess an adult's weight in relation to their height. * A BMI between 18.5 and 24.9 is considered normal. * Adults with a BMI between 25 and 29.9 are considered overweight. There are exceptions. For example, an athlete may have a higher BMI but not be overweight. * Adults with a BMI greater than 30 are considered obese. * Adults with a BMI greater than or equal to 40 are considered extremely obese. * Anyone more than 100 pounds overweight is considered morbidly obese. A person with a high BMI may have a normal amount of body fat is they have ...Read more
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If you're overweight is it common or normal to have horizontal stretch marks in the middle of my back?
Iam currently overweight. Iam in the process of dieting and exercising. I have stretch marks in many areas of my body, will these go away?
Straie-stretch marks: Stretch marks, called straie, are small tears in the skin, caused by stretching of the skin during periods of growth. Many people get straie as teen agers when they are growing quickly. Women get them on their tummies when they are pregnant. Certain diseases, like cushings, and certain medicines, like steroids, can cause straie or make them worse. Retina cream, and laser therapy may help hide them. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am a bit overweight in some areas and now have stretch marks. Will they go away if i lose the weight and maybe even gain some muscle?
I noticed this morning blueish purple marks on my right inner thigh. They look almost like stretch marks but i am not overweight. What could they be?
Hi my 17 yr old daughter is getting stretch marks all over with news appearing often in groups She is not overweight. Any advice of a cause.
So stretch marks mean I will have loose skin if I choose to lose weight? I'm 215 lbs, 18 years old and 5'7. How many pounds overweight am I as well?
Stop thinking and...: ...start losing. The average 67-inch 18-year-old woman weighs about 140 pounds. Estimate it by using 105 pounds for a 60-inch (5-foot) woman, and add 5 pounds for every extra inch in height (105+35=140). Take the next 2 years to lose 2 lbs per month, by eating LESS. Exercise is good too. Avoid sugar. Avoid simple carbs. No sugared drinks. Eat LESS. Two pounds a month for 2 years is 48 lbs of loss. ...Read more
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