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High calorie intake to increase weight - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Weight & Lifestyle
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Good evening doctor, i was 23 year old, but my weight is 4o. how can i increase my weight. what food type i have to take to increase my weight
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   How are your menstrual periods
User :   ya i have it regularly
Doctor :   Do you have any other medical problem?
Doctor :   The basic principle of weight gain is simple: You need to consume more calories than you expend.
Doctor :   The approximate normal daily caloric requirement for an average for a female, it is 1,900.You need to eat around 1,000 extra calories per day to gain less than half a kilo a week.
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