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Hypothyroidism, overweight, exercise - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
User :   I am 46 yrs old (fremale) and suffering from Hypo thyroid. My weight is 68 kgs. I want to know what should my exact weight be
User :   Am I overweight/obesse
Doctor :   What is your height
User :   5.1
Doctor :   and did you put on weight recently
User :   yes 2 kgs
Doctor :   Yes the ideal weight should be 55 to 57 kg
User :   i am on Thronorm pills (50mg) everyday
Doctor :   What is the recent TSH value
User :   thyronorm
User :   since I am taking the pills 5 months back when checked it was under control
Doctor :   It should be every 3 months check only TSH
User :   Since I have got thyroid I am finding it very diff. to reduce weight. Please suggest how to reduce weight.
Doctor :   You need a dietitian help
Doctor :   You can request for a dietitian call
Doctor :   Exercise needs to be regular
User :   i go for yoga thrice a week and for the walk twice a week for 45 mnths
User :   45 mnts
Doctor :   Ok
User :   thanks ande bye.
Doctor :   This is good note
Doctor :   about Yoga
Doctor :   but yoga helps in mental peace
Doctor :   and does not burn much
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