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Doctor insights on: What Causes Big Stomach

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Is eating late(around 7and8 in the evening)the cause of ones stomach growing big?

Is eating late(around 7and8 in the evening)the cause of ones stomach growing big?

Calories: It's calories that count,not necessarily when you eat them, that causes weight gain. New weight accumulates in the abdominal area most often. Thus a light evening snack may not be a problem if your daily calorie intake is not excessive. ...Read more

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Can gallbladder dysfunction cause big stomach?

Can gallbladder dysfunction cause big stomach?

Possibly: If you mean bloated with gas that is a possibility. Sometimes gallbladder dysfunction can lead to difficulty digesting fats which may leave you gassy and bloated. In fact, increased flatulence and belching are secondary symptoms of gallbladder disease. If it persists please check with your doctor. ...Read more

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I had open gallbladder removed out over a year ago but now my stomach is big. I have a fat pad in there and hate it. Is this caused from surgery?

I had open gallbladder removed  out over a year ago but now my stomach is big. I have a fat pad in there and hate it. Is this caused from surgery?

Unrelated: probably you are not eating before due to gall bladder attacks , now you are free , no longer has pain , eating better ( more ) , additional factor lack of exercise . If it is the cause modify your life style , be more active with exercises and healthy balanced diet. ...Read more

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I notice when i bend over it takes my breath away and causes sob. Heart checked ok. I have history of gerd, big stomach, & bloating. What could it be.?

I notice when i bend over it takes my breath away and causes sob. Heart checked ok. I have history of gerd, big stomach, & bloating. What could it be.?

Lung restriction: Obesity might be the cause. Bending over causes your abdomen to push upward against your diaphragms, restricting their movement when you attempt to take a breath. ...Read more

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What causes frequent urination and a big stomach after eating a small meal accompained by pains?

What causes frequent urination and a big stomach after eating a small meal accompained by pains?

See Doc timely...: Peeing often & a big stomach after a small meal may be independent. Why are you peeing often? See Doc to check if you have UTI or are able to empty bladder and hold the urine. For small meal + big stomach + pain, you need to make sure you didn't swallow much air or food indigestion. So, go to see Doc to check these things out. Best luck... ...Read more

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Weight gain after eating disorder. After large dinner i immediately have big bowl of cereal etc. Will it damage my stomach/digestion/ cause diabetes?

Weight gain after eating disorder. After large dinner i immediately have big bowl of cereal etc. Will it damage my stomach/digestion/ cause diabetes?

Calories add up...: The extra bowl of cereal or other sweet item will easily add 300 calories. One can try drinking a cup of water the moment the urge to eat cereal comes, and then go right outside and walk around the block. That should help prevent ingesting those extra calories (especially sugar and carb calories). ...Read more