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I am holding weight in my stomach ......no pain ....at 170 lbs after i lost weight i still had my stomach ..how much is a lypo-suction?

I am holding weight in my stomach ......no pain ....at 170 lbs after i lost weight i still had my stomach ..how much is a lypo-suction?

Liposuction: Many patients that have lost weight and have fullness in the abdomen would benefit more from a tummy tuck. Liposuction removes the fat, but if there is any significant loose skin that will likely be made worse. Once your weight is stable see a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon to discuss options. Prices vary, Lipo is priced per area in our office. Lipo of the abdomen $3500-$4500 all inclusive ...Read more

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I exercise to lose fat and have seen good results and lost weight but I am unable to lose fat from upper stomach that is upper abdominal area ....

I exercise to lose fat and have seen good results and lost weight but I am unable to lose fat from upper stomach that is upper abdominal area ....

Avoid carbs (sugars): Helpful weight loss diets have natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Examples include carrots, celery, and iceberg lettuce (little/no salad dressing). When shopping for fruits, buy small ones no bigger than a tennis ball, because fruits have sugar. Drinks without calories include water and green tea. A calorie is a calorie, but surely avoid sugar & simple starch calories. ...Read more

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I have lost weight for over 2 years now. I use to weight 120 and now weigh 92. My stomach is always hurting & I eat all the time, if I don't feel sick?

I have lost weight for over 2 years now. I use to weight 120 and now weigh 92. My stomach is always hurting & I eat all the time, if I don't feel sick?

Unexplained wt loss: You need a complete evaluation. You are absorbing less calories than you are burning. The cause can be anything from simply 1) eating too few calories for the amount of exercise you do 2) failing to absorb the calories you eat 3) using too many calories because your body is fighting chronic disease, 4) metabolism is revved up from a medication or thyroid over activity. Stomach pain may be a clue. ...Read more

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I have lost weight about 40 lbs in past 6 months from 200 to 160 now going back up to 168 I have had severe pain in abdomen or stomach for past few yr?

Maybe losing weight : Too fast, and stimulating your gallbladder to go into spasm as you reduce your fat intake. There's a common issue with those who have been on Jenny Craig diet, that the general surgeons have made a lot of money removing inflamed gallbladders in these patients, who had rapid weight loss. Slow and consistent weight-loss is the way to go, to keep the weight permanently off. That should also reduce the gallbladder spasm you're having. ...Read more

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I am underweight need to gain weight. Tried Ensure Plus. It bothers my stomach. Need a GF, soy free, lactose free weight gaining drink. Any ideas?

Need dietician: You have a dietary problem that is not uncommon but needs specialized help in managing it. Please consult your family physician and have him/her refer you to a registered dietician. ...Read more

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