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I am 78 years old and last 35 years have not put on weight

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I am 78 years old and for the last 35 years have not put on weight anywhere except my stomach. My Father and Grandfather were the same but more sturdily built.
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Customer: Over the years I've had some back and knee ops and still some joint pains but am reasonably active for my age. What would you suggest as regards ***** ***** treatment. My name is*****
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Abid replied 1 year ago.

Hi there ...

Thank you for your question ...

As you mentioned you are physically active , as far as drug treatment is concerned you shouldnot use any pills for that .

But yes brisk walk for 30 minutes at last 5 days a week is very healthy activity .

And this is recommended by American heart association (AHA ) for healthy heart and body , so this will be ideal for you .

Proceed for that .

Regards ***** ***** luck .

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Thanks .