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Despite a high level of exercise (cardio and strength) my daughter is steadily gaining weight - other symptoms are increased body hair, acne?
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Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: See P.C.P
Gaining weight wiyh other symptoms point to other underlying hormonal problems.
She needs to be evaluated by her p.C.P to find out underlying problem.

In brief: See P.C.P
Gaining weight wiyh other symptoms point to other underlying hormonal problems.
She needs to be evaluated by her p.C.P to find out underlying problem.
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
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Dr. Harris Cohen
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: PCOS
Your daughter may have a condition known as pcos (polycystic ovarian syndrome) -- i recommend an evaluation with her primary care doctor or gynecologist.

In brief: PCOS
Your daughter may have a condition known as pcos (polycystic ovarian syndrome) -- i recommend an evaluation with her primary care doctor or gynecologist.
Dr. Harris Cohen
Dr. Harris Cohen
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Dr. Melissa Young
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
2 doctors agree
In brief: How's her diet
Weight gain is due to an imbalance in calorie intake versus calorie use.
If she is drinking sports drinks or protein supplements as part of her work out routine, or if she is otherwise eating high calorie foods, she may be taking in more calories than she is burning.

In brief: How's her diet
Weight gain is due to an imbalance in calorie intake versus calorie use.
If she is drinking sports drinks or protein supplements as part of her work out routine, or if she is otherwise eating high calorie foods, she may be taking in more calories than she is burning.
Dr. Melissa Young
Dr. Melissa Young
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