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Can stress stop you from losing weight? (generalised anxiety disorder)

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Stress & Wt.

Sure.
If under stress, some tend to eat more. Also, consider effects of medications used to treat anxiety, on the wt.

In brief: Stress & Wt.

Sure.
If under stress, some tend to eat more. Also, consider effects of medications used to treat anxiety, on the wt.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Stress and gaining w

It depends if u eat more or not and if u r taking any psychotropic medication , since these medication can cause wt gain.

In brief: Stress and gaining w

It depends if u eat more or not and if u r taking any psychotropic medication , since these medication can cause wt gain.
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Dr. Bassam Amawi
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Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry

In brief: GAD and weight

I understand your distress.
To cope with symptoms of Generalized Anxiety Disorder, and for feeling overwhelmed, we can eat more and not lose weight: • Too many thoughts racing • Restlessness • Muscle tension • Heart beating fast • Shakiness Discuss with Psychiatrist: • Use of Ativan, Xanax or Klonopin for Anxiety •Therapy for Coping Skills for stress and to become Captain over Anxiety Relaxation

In brief: GAD and weight

I understand your distress.
To cope with symptoms of Generalized Anxiety Disorder, and for feeling overwhelmed, we can eat more and not lose weight: • Too many thoughts racing • Restlessness • Muscle tension • Heart beating fast • Shakiness Discuss with Psychiatrist: • Use of Ativan, Xanax or Klonopin for Anxiety •Therapy for Coping Skills for stress and to become Captain over Anxiety Relaxation
Dr. Krishna Kumar
Dr. Krishna Kumar
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