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Will i gain weight after a hysterectomy? I know there will be hormone issues after my hysterectomy. Does this mean i will gain weight? How can I prevent weight gain during recovery?
That : That is a good question. Women have different responses to the hormonal changes after hysterectomy. As always, any exercise program you can start once your doctor clears you will help. Some women can consistently walk a mile every day, some prefer to go to a gym. Find a nutritional program that is right for you. While in the hospital, you could ask for a nutritional consult to get advice. Ask your doctor whether you will need hormone replacement after surgery as this can affect weight gain and loss. Many women do not have weight gain after surgery but it is good that you are planning ahead for your health. ...Read more
Same as everyone: The "lose 3500 calories to drop a pound" idea now is overly simplistic. Disappointing reality is that when you begin to lose weight, your metabolism slows, hormonal &neurologic changes occur. The greater the progress you make the tougher it gets to lose more pounds--your body tries to defend its weight! You have to eat even fewer calories to maintain rate of loss. Ref: Washington Post, 7/29/2 ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What would cause me to loose significant amounts of weight ( now in three pregnancies) and gain weight after baby while n exclusively breastfeeding?
There are some : Situations in which a woman does not gain weight during pregnancy - especially if she has significant problems holding down food or she is morbidly obese. But please don't enter into a pregnancy with a plan not to gain weight. This would be unhealthy for you and your baby. ...Read more
I'm breastfeeding.And i lost pregnancy weight like crazy.I keep losing weight & im too weak.What should I do to gain some weight?
As above: You need to see u pcp for evaluation and work up. ...Read more
By loosing weight can i reverse pcos and will my periods be normal again? Had pretty normal periods before weight gain and pcos
PCOS losing weight: Sometimes weight loss can reverse PCOS. PCOS is a disease which often times leads to elevated levels of Testosterone and Testosterone like hormones causing irregular menses associated with lack of ovulation. Losing weight has been shown to reduce the elevated T levels and restore normal ovulation and menstrual regularity. People are heterogeneous and losing weight may not reverse pco for everyone. ...Read more
Confusing question: Many women use breast feeding as a natural way to loose weight. Eating a well balanced diet designed to meet the needs of mom and baby with calorie load based on pre-pregnancy weight can help weight come off. Before or after breast feeding, success at weight loss depends on feeding practices and activity. ...Read more
Sometimes, yes: Weight gain is a factor of declining estrogen ovarian production, decreased thyroid hormone production and metabolism, and estrogen conversion of androstendione to estrone from peripheral fat storage. Caloric restriction, and exercise is tantamount to reducing weight gain during this transition to menopause. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Am breastfeeding woman and missing my period for some months,but unfortunately am gaining weight what to do?
I don't have any medical problems, but i would start gaining weight and after I have sex, i lose weight. Can sperm make you lose weight ?
Sex and weight loss!: Well, you must be having either lots of sex, or particularly energetic sex if it helps you lose weight! your body continually produces sperm, and "getting rid of some" or producing "more" has nothing to do with your weight. It's about calories in (eating) compared to calories out (everyday activity including breathing, exercising, and yes, having sex). There is no direct correlation. Have safe sex. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How much weight a woman can gain while ovulating and cycle, when is this gain expected? Can clotting and heavy periods cause bloating and weight gain all the time, I just can't loss weight
Very little: Weight from hormone fluctuations during a monthly cycle can go up/down a small amount, most often right before or on the first few days of actual menstrual flow. But, this is just a small amount and is not the cause of overall difficulty losing weight. See doctor to review nutrition, exercise, other health/metabolism issues that might need intervention. ...Read more
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