Measures to overcome anorexia - Online Doctor Chats
Doctor : Hi
Doctor : How can I help you?
User : hi i'm a 20 year old male
User : i'm suffering from anorexia for a number of years
User : i'm in recovery mode now
Doctor : May I know your height, weight & occupation?
User : since november of last year my weight has come to a stand still, now as the summer is here my weight seems to be dropping a bit and my clothes no longer fit me
User : i'm 164 cm and 42.5kg and i'm a student
Doctor : Yes indeed you are underweight
Doctor : Your BMI is 16
Doctor : it must atleast be 18 if not more
User : i take to ensure plus drinks a day and one pedisure and three 30 m calogen along with my breakfast and dinner and lunch and snacks, for a long time these items had me putting on weight but now its quite the opposite
User : as off today iv started on one enshake aswell
User : is there any reason that these supplements and the number of meals i am eating are no longer working to put on the weight???
Doctor : Do you have/had any illnesses?
User : i have a cold at the moment, and iv had white spots on my finger nails and a lump on my eye lid
Doctor : No major illnesses I guess
Doctor : Ok
User : no none at all
Doctor : May I know about your diet?
Doctor : How much, how often?
Doctor : What constituents?
User : in the morning i have two slices of toast and butter and a banana, then i have a 30m calogen, at lunch i have a toasted cheese sandwich and a yogurt and a ensure, at dinner i have a fried egg and chips or a pizza or a baked potatoe and beans and then a bowl of icecream and a 30 m calogen and ensure then before bed i have a small applecake and a pedisure and 30m calogen
User : now im cutting back on one ensure and instead im taking an enshake
Doctor : The quantity seems inadequate
User : im not very active all i do all day is sit untill i walk my dog for 20 minutes at night
Doctor : You must eat a king size brekfast
User : i find it hard to eat large amounts due to getting full, iv always eaten around that amount and its always caused weight gain, but now it isnt working!
Doctor : Add more meat, milk & milk products, proteinaceous vegetables-beans, peas, etc to your diet
User : how about fruit/nuts/ flaxseed?
Doctor : Your body is noy recieving the right stimulus
Doctor : youmust exercis a lot
Doctor : weight training
Doctor : join a gym
User : would u recommend weigth lifting at my weight
Doctor : Yes
Doctor : The more your body is stimulated more will it grow in that direction
Doctor : Yes fruit/nuts/ flaxseed are rich in calories & proteins
Doctor : Go ahead & feast on them daily
Doctor : Meat is perhaps the most important ingredient to gain weight
Doctor : It is better then any supplement
Doctor : are you with me?
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