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Pain all over body, weakness , tachycardia, weight loss, memory loss... What could it be? Feel terrible

Pain all over body, weakness , tachycardia, weight loss, memory loss... What could it be? Feel terrible

Fever?: You sound very ill. You could be septic (blood infection). There are many possibilities. Please seek attention in an emergency room or with your primary care doctor. The internet is not the place for you when you're feeling this badly. ...Read more

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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Hi have had nausea, gut rot feeling, weight loss (30 lbs), tachycardia, dizziness. Normal endoscopy/colonoscopy, scans... what coukd it be?

Hi have had nausea, gut rot feeling, weight loss (30 lbs), tachycardia, dizziness. Normal endoscopy/colonoscopy, scans... what coukd it be?

See an internist: The weight loss, if over a short period is concerning, if you've traveled recently this could be an intestinal parasite, but the dizziness and tachycardia could be something else when you put the symptoms all together. See a good internist, get a good physical exam, and probably a stool sample, urinalysis, and blood work to see what is causing you troubles, it may not be in your GI tract...Meds? ...Read more

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52 years male, diabetic and hypertensive having sudden weight loss, trembles, sweating, tachycardia,(T3 (liothyronine) & T4 raised TSH dec) what is Diag & treatment?

52 years male, diabetic and hypertensive having sudden weight loss, trembles, sweating, tachycardia,(T3 (liothyronine) & T4 raised TSH dec) what is Diag & treatment?

Hyperthyroidism: Hi. If you're hyperthyroid, I have to assume you've seen a doctor who ordered the thyroid labs. If that doctor isn't comfortable treating you, get a referral to one who is. Treatment, if needed (one type is self limited and goes away on its own) would either be radioactive iodine or an antithyroid medication (usually methimazole). Your doc may treat you with a beta-blocker to slow down your heart. ...Read more

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For 3 months: dyspnea, fatigue, hard lymph nodes, pain, fever, dysphagia, tachycardia, weight loss, constipation, itchy, full belly, reg cbc, neg ebv

For 3 months: dyspnea, fatigue, hard lymph nodes, pain, fever, dysphagia, tachycardia, weight loss, constipation, itchy, full belly, reg cbc, neg ebv

See Doctor soon: Hard lymph nodes are a cause for concern, as your body is trying to fight off something that you've contracted, or have going on, along with your other symptoms. Depending on where those lymph nodes are will determine the direction you need to go. Make sure your Daytrana isn't causing some of your symptoms too. Get a second opinion if the 1st is inconclusive. You should be feeling better than this. ...Read more

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Can a forceful heart beat/tachycardia cause weight loss?

Can a forceful heart beat/tachycardia cause weight loss?

Not normally: But a rapid heart beat should be worked up and if it is caused by hyperthyroidism it is the hyper thyroid state that can cause weight loss ...Read more

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Can supra ventricular taccycardia cause weight loss?

Can supra ventricular taccycardia cause weight loss?

No : But both the weight loss and svt can be explained by the same medical condition as in hyperthyroidism (excess thyroid hormone). Certain classes of prescription and illicit drugs can also "speed" up the heart and cause weight loss. ...Read more

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What can cause undigested food in stool and weight loss? I also get very weak, shaky and tachycardic after eating. Thank you in advance

What can cause undigested food in stool and weight loss? I also get very weak, shaky and tachycardic after eating. Thank you in advance

IBD: Irritable Bowel Disease and Crohn's disease may cause the symptoms you are having. If you are losing a lot of fluid because you intestines are not absorbing nutrients and fluids, you could go hypotensive (low Blood Pressure) and Hypovolemic (low volume of fluid) and could cause tachycardia, and this could be causing weakness. See a physician immediately. ...Read more

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Can brain fog, taccycardia, lightheadedness, weight loss, weakness and fatigue point to adrenal or pituitary problems?

Unlikely, but: There is no way over the internet to do diagnoses. Check w/your doctor. It should be easy to test for and resolve your questions. ...Read more

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Can tachycardia cause you to lose weight?

Can tachycardia cause you to lose weight?

No: However, the tachycardia may be reflective of another condition, such as hyperthyroidism, which can cause weight loss. You should see your pcp. ...Read more

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Every time i eat sodium, i start shaking, rapid heart beat, restless, psychiatrist says not mental eating 0 sodium losing weight fast, help me?

Every time i eat sodium, i start shaking, rapid heart beat, restless, psychiatrist says not mental eating 0 sodium losing weight fast, help me?

Eat sodium?: Sodium, as a part of normal table salt, is really everywhere. We don't need that much in our diets, but we do need some. I wonder if you are referring to monosodium glutamate or msg? Maybe you need to be checked out by a physician. If you were my patient, i would want to order a heart monitor test as well as some blood tests for electrolytes and kidney functions. ...Read more

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I do have rapid heart beat, between 110-125 because of graves' disease, are there any exercises i can do to lose weight?

I do have rapid heart beat, between 110-125 because of graves' disease, are there any exercises i can do to lose weight?

Appetite: It's a common misconception to believe that because of the increased metabolism of grave's disease, people will be thin. The fact is most are overweight because graves stimulates the appetite. Advice: get the grave's controlled, then work on reducing your caloric intake. Any form of exercise will help (do something fun!) but won't correct the weight without limiting calories. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms and treatment for neuroendocrine tumors in the lung? After testing for four months, i was diagnosed with graves disease last week. Tachycardia that averages 144, tremors, confusion/forgetfullness, weight loss, blurry vision, goiter,

What are the symptoms and treatment for neuroendocrine tumors in the lung? After testing for four months, i was diagnosed with graves disease last week.  Tachycardia that averages 144, tremors, confusion/forgetfullness, weight loss, blurry vision, goiter,

Neuroendocrine tumor: Symptoms are of two manners. First is the tumor mass itself tends to cause pulmonary symptoms whereas the hormones released by the tumor can cause symptoms including diarrhea, flushing, and wheezing, may occur when the tumors produce excess amounts of serotonin. ...Read more

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What s the best exercise for weight loss on the stomach and back area?

What s the best exercise for weight loss on the stomach and back area?

Some exercises help: To help the tummy look flatter, one can do exercises to build very strong abdominal muscles. It will take a lot of work, and will burn off calories. One must not eat more calories than she burns off, or she cannot lose weight. Helpful weight loss foods are natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Avoid sugars and simple carbohydrates, to help prevent "central obesity." ...Read more

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Weight loss tips?

Weight loss tips?

Another Tip: Moderate activity will maintain health. Walk 30+ minutes a day to stay active ; lift light weights! ...Read more

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Quick weight loss?

Quick weight loss?

Eat less, exercise: more.
Counting calories... but mainly seeing where you are messing up.
Might be helpful.
wt. x 10 is number of calories burned per day. 100-500 calories per hour additional with exercise, and 4000 calories in/out is one pound.
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It is like an addiction, and we tend to eat on the basis of triggers like boredom, anger, habit...
cannot say in your particular case. ...Read more

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Quick weight loss?

Quick weight loss?

Just be sensible.: The real key to weight loss is to just watch the size of your portions at meals, eat healthy, and exercise regularly. There's no radical diet or exercise plan or pill that will magically give you meaningful and sustained weight loss. The ol' fashioned way is still be best way to lose weight for the long term. Two pounds per week is a prudent rate of loss. ...Read more

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Abnormal weight loss?

Abnormal weight loss?

Try to clarify: Unfortunately your question about abnormal weight loss is a bit vague. Try to we formulate your question with some more specifics, as I'm sure, plenty of doctors here would be happy to help. ...Read more

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Any tips on weight loss?

Any tips on weight loss?

Weight Loss: Maintain a plant based diet, exercise aerobically for 40 minutes in your target zone for at least 40 minutes 4 to 6 times a week, in addition do weight resistance 3 times a week. Consider consulting with an exercise physiologist. Best. ...Read more

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Any tips for weight loss?

Any tips for weight loss?

Diet and Exercise: The goal is to burn more calories than you consume. Watch your diet; eliminate junk food and don't over-eat. Consider liquids as well; soda, alcohol, etc. Contains lots of calories. Exercise multiple times a week. If you find an activity you really enjoy you'll be more likely to engage in that activity. Avoid fad diets that could prevent you from getting adequate nutrition. Make healthy choices! ...Read more

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I need weight loss advice?

I need weight loss advice?

Losing Weight: Here is the skinny:

1. Avoid fads. It is truly about calories and the foods you ingest and the amount of energy you burn during the day.
2. Eat more protein and less sugars.
3. Eat several small snacks per day instead of three big meals.
4. Moderate exercise is more valid for losing weight than extreme exercise. This means a heart rate of 115 to 130 bpm.
5. Be accountable to someone! ...Read more

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Best way for weight loss ?

Weight loss: The basics are watching your calories. For many people a low glycemic diet is helpful. The other side of the equation is increasing activity. If you looking for a good plan to get started look into Tru Health. I myseld have been able to get 20 plus pounds off with this . However, you will need to change your eating habits for long term benefit.
check it out! www.mannapages.com/DrStu ...Read more

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Best foods for weight loss?

Best foods for weight loss?

Try not to get: Caught up in the idea of weight loss foods. There are no foods that will radically lead to weight loss(in fact people have lost significant weight eating junk food, just very controlled/limited amounts.) Focus more on trying to make eating changes for the long run that will help with weight control/health: this means portion control and colorful veggies, fruits, lean proteins, healthy fats. ...Read more

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What are tips for weight loss ?

What are tips for weight loss ?

Just be sensible.: The real key to weight loss is to just watch the size of your portions at meals, eat healthy, and exercise regularly. There's no radical diet or exercise plan or pill that will magically give you meaningful and sustained weight loss. The ol' fashioned way is still be best way to lose weight for the long term. ...Read more

Dr. Louis Gallia
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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