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Overweight with thyroid problem and osteoporosis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Dr ... here
User :   i m concerned about my weight gain
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   May i know your age, height and weight please?
User :   i am 29+
Doctor :   ok
User :   5 feet 2 inches and 70 kg
User :   i am unable to findout the reason why i am gaining weight
Doctor :   Your ideal weight should be between 55 to 60 kg
User :   i was 59 in apil 2009
User :   i was diagnosed with thyroid in aug 2009
User :   i am taking thyronorm 50 mg since then and its in control
Doctor :   ok
User :   2.59 as per june report
Doctor :   Then your thyroid can be a cause of your weight gain
User :   but in last 3 months i have put on 5 kg
Doctor :   Are you on any medictions for thyroid?
User :   do not know what to do
User :   thyronorm 50 mg one tab everyday
Doctor :   In thyroid also if you have a balanced diet and do exercise regularly you can maintain your weight
Doctor :   Have plenty of fruits and veggies
Doctor :   Exercise regularly
User :   i do not time to excercise but i think my diet is ok
Doctor :   Avoid having sweets and junk food
User :   also i have been diagnosed with the starting of ostoporosis
Doctor :   You should plan your day accordingly, at least do brisk exercises daily for a healthy lifestyle
Doctor :   It will also help you in osteoporosis
Doctor :   Do get up from your desk and have a walk
Doctor :   While watching TV or during your leisure time you can walk
User :   will surely try
Doctor :   Is there anything else i can help you with?
User :   Thanks dtor.
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me, bye for now
User :   by
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