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At, 65 is it hard to lose weight?

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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: Yes

At any age is hard to lose weight.
If a pt is losing weight involuntarily at that age we have to rule out cancers, thyroid disease, malabsorption, depression, dementia and other conditions?

In brief: Yes

At any age is hard to lose weight.
If a pt is losing weight involuntarily at that age we have to rule out cancers, thyroid disease, malabsorption, depression, dementia and other conditions?
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
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Dr. JUDY WASHINGTON
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes you can

You can lose weight at any age.
It does mean you must be consistent you should have a medical evaluation first. You need to start a gentle walking program and a structured diet. You could consider a personal trainer. You can start with your area ymca. They tend to have excellent programs for seniors.

In brief: Yes you can

You can lose weight at any age.
It does mean you must be consistent you should have a medical evaluation first. You need to start a gentle walking program and a structured diet. You could consider a personal trainer. You can start with your area ymca. They tend to have excellent programs for seniors.
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