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Does sleeping immediately after eating cause weight gain? Some tell me this is just a myth. I'm not eating an extra meal, just eating my dinner late

Eat late- raise wt. Research suggests it's not sleeping after eating but eating late that causes weight gain- those who eat late ; stay up for several hours after gain more weight. I don't advise sleeping immediately after eating- stay sitting or standing at least an hour to avoid reflux. See http://www.Webmd.Com/diet/news/20110614/eat-late-gain-weight ; my comment for another link. Read more...

Can diet sodas cause weight gain?

Yes they do. A perdue university study found that diet sodas may be linked to many health problems from obesity to diabetes to heart disease.One large study found that people who drank artificial sweetened soda were more likely to gain weight and develop metabolic syndrome, diabetes and heart disease.This include drinks containing aspartame, sucralose, and sacharin. Read more...

What is the most common cause Weight gain?

Lifestyle. Factors contribute to weight gain. Activity level and dietary input. As we mature metabolism slows down and we gain weight more easily. See doc to rule out medical causes and then a nutritionist for a safe and sensible food plan. Low carb and higher protein works well for some folks. Peace and good health. Read more...

What can cause weight gain while taking lithium?

A number of things. Generally, lithium itself is not associated with weight gain. It could be another medication, indirect effects of the lithium on the thyroid, or a change in eating patterns from the mental illness that the lithium is treating. Please consult your MD. Read more...

Does ccortisone shots cause weight gain? If so, how much weight?

Cortisone shots. Cortisone shots are done for a lot of reasons. A shot into a joint may relieve arthritis pain, at least temporarily. But cortisone has many side effects. Yes, you gain weight, but also shift fat to the midsection. You get Insulin resistant, which can lead to diabetes. It can weaken your bones: osteoporosis. Your body can tolerate an occasional shot, but this should not be done lightly. Read more...