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I was looking for a "nutritionist" but your specialty is
Second opinion] Hello. I was looking for a "nutritionist" but your specialty is weight related so I'm taking a shot! I am 58, post menopausal, and have been overweight most of my life. I currently wei… read more
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Hello, Not sure who to ask... My son is 16 and is very underweight. He has been always very thin, but a couple years ago we eliminated gluten and it helped somewhat. Now he started losing weight again… read more
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I'm 62, diabetic weight 348.7 pounds, 5'5" I have been
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I'm 62 years old, female and weigh 350 pounds. I am also
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I am a 30 year old female, I am 5'3", and I weigh 240 lbs. 2 years ago I started rapidly gaining weight. I gained 50 lbs in the span of a few months, and I have been steadily gaining ever since. In to… read more
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This question is for a nutritionist or weight loss doctor
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I am more than 100 lbs over weight. What medication should I ask my Dr. for to help me loose weight?… read more
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I am 44 and female and my BMI is 1569 calories. Currently, I
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I PREVIOUSLY WAS 100 LBS. OVERWEIGHT AND AND BEEN ATTENDING
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I had a sleeve gastrectomy in 2010 and only lost about 45
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My son is 19 with autism and possibly other genetic
My son is 19 with autism and possibly other genetic abnormalities. He weighs over 400 lbs. gained over the last 12 yrs. about as long as he has been on Geodon -200mg. and trileptal-750mg.daily. Calori… read more
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I had a Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass February 2008. I did well,
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My wife needs to lose 25 pounds before a second surgery can
My wife needs to lose 25 pounds before a second surgery can be done to repair a paraesophageal hernia. The surgery needs to be done by August. We are hoping for a date sometime in June. A nutritionist… read more
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Here is my history: I am a 52 year old woman with a history
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I'm 54 yrs old. I am currently taking a Levothroxine, good
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I have a weight issue that is not due to anything physical.
I have a weight issue that is not due to anything physical. I lost over 100 lbs since 2001, but am still battling with about 40 lbs. I am 58 years old, weigh 200 lbs and am 5 ft 7 inches tall. I have … read more
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Why is the only solution to weight problem is surgery, even
Why is the only solution to weight problem is surgery, even though I am not eligible? Is there no help for people who have tried everything but with no luck? I have tried every diet plan, and every ex… read more
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