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Nails are yellow in colour. Suggest a way to become fat? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 05-Oct-2013
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Answered : 106 Questions
User:hello Doctor
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:can you help me to become fat?
Doctor:I can only suggest some ways
Doctor:but why do you want to become fat
User:Am 25 years Old Height 5.7 ft but my weight from last 10 years is in between 47 and 49
Doctor:I need a moment to calculate your BMI
User:i would lik to put up my weight to 65, can u suggest some ways
User:BMI means
Doctor:BMI stands for Body mass Index
User:I have one more question to u
Doctor:It is a measure of comparing your weight to your height
User:yaa i hope my wieght should be around 63 with respect to my Hieght
Doctor:this is your BMI
Doctor:and the normal range for BMI is between 18.5 to 25
User:Oh my god
Doctor:that means you are under-nourished
User:now how can i increase my BMI
Doctor:What is your one more question for me?
Doctor:To increase your BMI you need to gain weight
Doctor:and you can gain weight by eating good food regularly at least 4 times a day
Doctor:What is your age?
User:One more question is wat is the reason behind a small wound healing very late
User:my age 25
Doctor:What type of wound are you talking about?
Doctor:and where is this wound?
Doctor:for your age, you require about 2500 Kcals of energy per day
Doctor:that means quite a lot of eating
Doctor:so I suggest you eat plenty and eat frequently
Doctor:and do not forget to exercise regularly
Doctor:exercise is essential to gain meaningful weight
User:Wound in the sense suppose a cut through Knife, or for example I have acne problem in face and if One acne raise in the face it enlarges slowly n then it gets opened, and ill clean it off then it day by day dries becomes a black XXXXXXX and after so many days the black XXXXXXX will be cleared
Doctor:The story of acne is different from wounds
Doctor:if a knife cut does not heal within a week then you should be worried
User:why do nails turn into yellowish
Doctor:the acne is different
Doctor:Nails turn yellow because of under-nourishment and Jaundice
User:okay can u tel the symptoms of Jaundice
Doctor:Jaundice is a symptom
Doctor:Jaundice means yellowish discoloration of the skin, sclera(eyes) and nails
User:okay all these happens at once or it will start one by one lik first nails then skin then eyes
Doctor:First you will notice the yellowish colour in the eyes because it is easy to notice in the yes
Doctor:then you can notice in the palms of the hands
Doctor:and then nails and skin
Doctor:Is there anything else you want to discuss?
User:Would Continue my Chat tomo
Doctor:Thank you for chatting with me
Doctor:Have a good day ahead then
User:Thank you for ur suggestions c u bye
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