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Increase calories to gain weight - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Weight & Lifestyle
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User :   hi!
User :   Hi!
Doctor :   hi
User :   Anyone der?
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi doctor.. actually i had been very much underweight!
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so u want to gain weight isit
Doctor :   Please provide these details: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight.
User :   My weight is only 55 kgs whereas my height is around 5 foot 10 inches!
Doctor :   ok
User :   Age -25 yrs Male India Software Engineer Unmarried 55kg :(
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will calculate ur BMi
Doctor :   or body mass index
Doctor :   later will help u overcome ur problem
Doctor :   based on that
User :   okies
Doctor :   ur BMi is 17
Doctor :   ur underweight , normal BMi should be betwen 20-24.8
Doctor :   to gain weight
Doctor :   u need to consume more calories and exercise
User :   dats terrible.. how can i gain weight?
User :   i've tried all useless protein powders!
Doctor :   for indians normal BMI is 18.5 to 24.9
Doctor :   Eat more calories
Doctor :   i will give u tips to gain weight
User :   hw 2 get atleast 18.5 level?
Doctor :   follow these surely
User :   plz do give!
Doctor :   uwill find improvement

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