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Tips and methods to gain weight - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
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Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   Hi..
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User :   My name is
Doctor :   Hi
User :   I am 28 and I am actually underweight , weighing only around 54 kgs
User :   Would need you suggestion or advice on this
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Weight - 54kgs; Height - 5ft 8 in
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What are the average weights of your parents
User :   Dad is around 70 kgs and Mom is around 60 kgs
Doctor :   roughly are they normal built or obese or well built
Doctor :   Built
User :   They are normal built
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   From your family side how are they, your parents relations
User :   Almost everyone is normal expect me
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   do you have any medical illness
User :   I dont have any illness to my knowledge...I am thin from my school days
Doctor :   What is your normal Diet and Do you take Non-Veg
User :   Normal diet is south indian vegetarian in the morning..Not so heavy
User :   Lunch is couple of rotis and then some rice with curd..
User :   Dinner..Some south indian stuff with a friut jiuce in the evening..
User :   non-veg in the weekends..I take mutton, chicken and fish...
Doctor :   Eggs, Cheese, Whey Protein Powder Shakes, Nuts. Seeds
Doctor :   Seafood - tuna, prawns, salmon
User :   Egg is alergic to me..I get very bad stomach pain if I take it in any form..even disguised form
Doctor :   Chicken and Meat regularly are the regular part of the diet that you must have
Doctor :   then you can avoid that and take Milk Based Products and
User :   Can I take protein shakes without workouts?..If so can u suggest a good brand to buy
Doctor :   Soya and Tofu are good alternative to eggs that you can try
Doctor :   No Proteins along with exercise only will help and not
Doctor :   other wise since they will cause Fat accumulation and hence other significant health hazards
Doctor :   4-5 liters of water during the day is a must that you need to take..
Doctor :   Avoid Cardio vascular exercises as they are for weight reduction and nothing else
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