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Im 23 year old male, I feel very weak with no energy, I look

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Im 23 year old male, I feel very weak with no energy, I look like 16 year old kid, this embarrassment is killing me, my height is 5'6 and my weight is 48. what should I do? what ever healthy food I eat; the energy of the food doesn't seems to be consumed by my body... please help no tablets or medicine tried yet..
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Dr. Saha :

Hello,

Dr. Saha :

Welcome to Just Answer.

Dr. Saha :

When did you start feeling weak?

Customer:

Hello sir, from childhood I feel like I have no energy compare to other guys, I tried going to Gym that doesn't help as well..

Dr. Saha :

Did you consult doctor for it?

Customer:

Yes, doctor suggested to drink lot of water.

Dr. Saha :

Did you have any test?

Customer:

Yes, everything was fine in tests..

Dr. Saha :

Please write the tests you had.

Customer:

I get lot of cough and green spit..

Customer:

I had Blood test..

Dr. Saha :

When did this cough start?

Customer:

I cough when I feel hungry..

Customer:

I dont remember the starting point of cough i always cough much.

Dr. Saha :

Did you have X ray chest?

Customer:

I completed the spit test as well, everything was fine .

Customer:

No.

Dr. Saha :

When did you have blood tests?

Dr. Saha :

Do you smoke?

Customer:

Few months before. I experience this problem since childhood.

Customer:

No

Customer:

Im 5'6 and I weigh 47 that so embarrassing.

Customer:

I look like 16 year old kid.

Dr. Saha :

At first, I would suggest to consult doctor again to exclude any disease condition which may prevent weight gain. .

Dr. Saha :

Several chronic diseases can prevent weight gain.

Dr. Saha :

Cough can come from an infection, allergy.

Customer:

Like what sir?

Dr. Saha :

Chronic infection, hormonal problems etc can be there.

Customer:

"Several chronic diseases can prevent weight gain." like what?

Dr. Saha :

Tuberculosis can cause chronic cough.

Dr. Saha :

A chest X ray would be helpful.

Customer:

Okay.

Dr. Saha :

There can be worm infestations.

Customer:

I consulted my problem, doctors just advice me to eat healthy food thats it.. :(

Dr. Saha :

A stool analysis will be helpful in this regard.

Customer:

What is stool analysis?

Dr. Saha :

Thyroid functions can be checked.

Dr. Saha :

Stool is taken in the lab & tested there to see any egg of worms.

Customer:

Okay.

Dr. Saha :
My goal is to provide you with excellent service today.
Dr. Saha :

If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know

Customer:

Thank you sir.

Customer:

The healthy food I eat its energy doesn't seem to be consumed by my body.

Customer:

food stays on my chest.

Customer:

and vomit.

Customer:

This doen't happen regularly.

Dr. Saha :

How frequently do you vomit?

Customer:

When I feel extremely hungery and eat food..

Dr. Saha :

Take 5-6 meals each day instead of 3 major meals.


Dr. Saha :

Avoid small snacks which may suppress your appetite.

Customer:

Okay.

Customer:

Is there anything I need to do sir?

Customer:

*Is there anything else I need to do sir?

Dr. Saha :

You can take regular exercise.

Customer:

Okay.

Customer:

Is that it?

Dr. Saha :

Milk product, egg, meat, fish, dry fruits, any nuts have more calories & you can take those..

Customer:

Okay, thanks.

Dr. Saha :

You are always welcome.

Customer:

I will do the stool analysis and x ray of my chest.

Customer:

Thanks.

Dr. Saha :

If you are satisfied, please leave an excellent rating.

Dr. Saha :

Best wishes.

Customer:

Sure thank you.

Customer:

Have a great day!

Dr. Saha :

You are again welcome. Good luck.

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