... uch weight over the last few years that she's having a really hard time getting around. She's a really great mom, so I don't want to make it sound like she's not as good of a mom just because of the weight. But Because of her weight right now my sister has to do more and more things for her. ... (0 replies)
... I tried everything to put on weight but it didn't happen. As I got older which I am now 72, the opposite happened. This is how I lost weight, I became a member of a fitness center a.k.a. ... (3 replies)
... No medication. (6 replies)
... I don't know if she'll bring it up, she hates to talk about it, and she rarely does. But I sort of hope the doctor will say something, so maybe she realizes there is something wrong.
As I wrote, she was less than 140lbs when she was 16, she moved out from her parents and this is when she started to gain. I met her when she was 19, she was plump and gorgeous, but her weight... (6 replies)
... Is she on any medication that could have weight gain as a side effect? ... (6 replies)
... if we have to use the stairs she is always out of breath. As I write, I am very worried, but I don't know what to do, or how this weight will affect her. ... (6 replies)
... to sit at a table in a room, or if that was just a onetime thing for them. Some people I guess are lucky that they aren't wired to find food as wonderful as I do. Lucky them. ... (2 replies)
... My situation is nowhere near as bad as yours, but I have had chronic lower back pain and spasms for over a year. I'll tell you what has been extremely helpful to me....physical therapy. ... (1 replies)
... insomnia, as well as migraines. ... (1 replies)
... oint on that day , I have done extremely well . I was told that they would have been very pleased if my weight had not changed from the day of op. They even went as far as to say that i had lost far more than they would expect a person having bypass surgery. ... (0 replies)
... It is true as the last poster says that a body composition analysis will give you a better idea of overall health. ... (2 replies)
... problems. waist is 52 my gut is about 59 inches my chest is 60, each thigh at its biggest point is 39 my arms are 19 i have been thin, but at 314 which for me is as thin as i have ever gotten, that was about two years ago. even then i saw myself as fat, probably from being fat for so long in my life. ... (2 replies)
... n't the one overeating, but I bet they will be able to help you understand what's going on and ways to cope...and just maybe you will be able to help your mother as well. ... (3 replies)
... I have shortness of breath but mine is due to having asthma. I am currently one a whole load of meds to control it, not fun. I am 215lbs and should lose as much weight as I can so I don't feel so out of breath. I have been doing a cleanse and diet plan for the last two months and have dropped 25lbs. ... (5 replies)
... son that I am posting this is because I am just trying to ask around and see if this sounds right. Recently I started to notice chronic shortness of breath, well as if it feels like that. ... (5 replies)
... It's also good that you will be getting weight loss treatment in the near future as that alone has to be a big advantage to your health. ... (4 replies)
... s on Heparin through an IV drip and started taking Coumadin to take after I was released from the hospital, but it was then decided I should take Xarelto instead as it is less potent. ... (4 replies)
... Hello everyone. I'm new to these boards and just wanted to introduce myself and see if anyone has any ideas on what I should do with my most recent health issues.
I'm 34 (will be 35 next Saturday the 24th) and I live in Northern California. I've severely morbidly obese. I am in the very beginning stages to get referred to a surgeon for weight loss surgery.
For a while... (4 replies)
... You should talk to your doctor about getting off the birth control, see if that makes a difference in your weight. Sometimes when it comes to health issues, you have to take one thing over another. In this case, I would suggest you get off the birth control and deal with period pain rather than have weight gain. Also, as far as exercise goes, weight loss is about 80% eating... (5 replies)
... Speak with your doctor about removing the birth control you are using and ask if there's something else you could use that doesn't cause weight gain. As for a diet, you might want to try one that restricts carbohydrates, like South Beach or Atkins. I have used South Beach and it's worked for me. ... (5 replies)