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Is extreme weight loss common in adults with tapeworm?

Is extreme weight loss common in adults with tapeworm?

Probably not: A tapeworm is a parasite that must live inside another person or animal. A "smart" tapeworm wants his host to stay alive because if the host dies, the tapeworm dies. It is not in a tapeworm's best interests for his host to have extreme weight loss. That kind of weight loss could also be from cancers, chronic infections, unusual digestive problems, auto-immune diseases, thyroid disorders, etc... ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Losing Weight (Definition)

Many people resolve to lose weight in the New Year for different reasons. For those who are overweight or obese, there are many health benefits to losing weight. It can help decrease your chances of developing diseases including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, osteoarthritis, and even certain types of cancer. Low-calorie diets combined with increased physical activity are thought to be most effective long term. The healthiest weight loss regimen, therefore, is one that consists of making lifestyle changes that incorporate a balanced diet ...Read more


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Extreme weight loss but badly constipated? Please help?

Extreme weight loss but badly constipated? Please help?

Constipation.: Stay well hydrated (at least 8 - 8 ounces glasses of water per day). Try to get in 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day – get that fiber in. Stay physically active if possible. There are a number of over the counter laxatives that can be taken orally to help pass retained fecal matter. Please see physician if not improving. ...Read more

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Can thyroid cause extreme weight loss, and appetite loss! was told have borderline thyroid (high) but need further testings?

Can thyroid cause extreme weight loss, and appetite loss! was told have borderline thyroid (high) but need further testings?

HYPERACTIVE THYROID : Yes if the thyroid is hyperactive, means if it is producing excessive throxin hormone, it makes your metabolism very fast and inspite of eating regular meals and no loss of appetite you loose weight rapidly but it does not suppress appetite you need to follow throid tests and your doctors. ...Read more

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What happens to the skin surgically removed after extreme weight loss? Is it used for burn victims or just thrown away and wasted?

What happens to the skin surgically removed after extreme weight loss?  Is it used for burn victims or just thrown away and wasted?

It's wasted for now.: Presently we throw it away but soon there would be ways to send it to skin banks for it to be used as dermal graft. It's really a matter of safety because people don't have to get all the necessary testing to get their tommy tuck after wait loss. Therefore the skin is not considered safe to be use as a graft. ...Read more

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Which extreme weight loss methods?

Which extreme weight loss methods?

Wt loss: Starvation, laxatives, diuretics, induction of vomiting, etc.. These are not the right ways to lose weight. ...Read more

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Does hydrocephalus cause extreme weight loss?

Does hydrocephalus cause extreme weight loss?

Hydrocephalus: I am not aware of hydrocephalus typically causing "extreme weight loss" - most patients with treated hydrocephalus have normal feeding patterns. ...Read more

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Will I get loose skin after extreme weight loss?

Will I get loose skin after extreme weight loss?

Extreme weight loss.: Loose skin is likely and much more likely if you lose weight too quickly. Please aim for 1/2 to 1 pound a week - 25-50 lbs a year. It is nice to lose weight quickly but not if it leaves you with loose skin. ...Read more

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Had near-syncope on the 4th this month. I weighed 148 at the time. Now i weigh 134 no exercise done. Does near-syncope cause extreme weight loss?

Had near-syncope on the 4th this month. I weighed 148 at the time. Now i weigh 134 no exercise done. Does near-syncope cause extreme weight loss?

No...but: Near-syncope does not cause weight loss, however certain causes or consequences of rapid weight loss (such as dehydration) can lead to syncope or near-syncope. ...Read more

Dr. Daniel Saurborn
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Lose Weight (Definition)

Many people resolve to lose weight in the New Year for different reasons. For those who are overweight or obese, there are many health benefits to losing weight. It can help decrease your chances of developing diseases including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, osteoarthritis, and even certain types of cancer. Low-calorie diets combined with increased physical activity are thought to be most effective long term. The healthiest weight loss regimen, therefore, is one that consists of making lifestyle changes that incorporate a balanced diet ...Read more