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Tips to increase weight and exercises to improve weight - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi doc
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
Doctor :   in sequence of events
User :   im 23+ & staying outside home, alone
Doctor :   ok
User :   im taking my food mostly outside inrestaurnt
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
User :   23+ male, single, 53kg. 165 cms.
Doctor :   ok
User :   sometimes due to work load im unable atke my food.
Doctor :   ok
User :   my job is in delh.
Doctor :   ok
User :   and a field work job
Doctor :   ok
User :   day by day my health down
User :   im felling active
Doctor :   so what would u like to know about
Doctor :   now
User :   but health
Doctor :   is ur appetite decreased
User :   how to main a avg. figure coz im slim
User :   no
Doctor :   i will calculate the bmi for you
User :   ok
Doctor :   53 kg and 156 cms
Doctor :   right
User :   right
User :   no ...166cms
Doctor :   ur BMI is 22
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ur BMI is 19 then
User :   wht does it mean
User :   ??
Doctor :   normally BMI should be between 20-24.9
User :   BMI??
Doctor :   body mass index
User :   ok
User :   so now..??
Doctor :   Your Body Mass Index is a useful way of establishing whether your weight is within a healthy range
Doctor :   i will give u tips
Doctor :   how to gain weight
Doctor :   r u able to follow
User :   yes
Doctor :   he approximate normal daily caloric requirement for an average male who performs light activity is 2,200
Doctor :   You need to eat around 1,000 extra calories per day to gain less than half a kilo a week
Doctor :   Eat larger portions and eat at least five meals a day,also your actual caloric requirement can differ depending on your height, weight, activity level and your body's metabolic rate
Doctor :   choose dairy products, fish and meat over bread. Choose eggs over vegetables,eat foods with high protein content such as beans, pulses and peas, and foods with high starch content such as potatoes, rice
Doctor :   are u there
Doctor :   Increase your protein intake. Your body needs a lot of protein to build new muscle. But since most of the calories for weight gain comes from carbohydrates and fats, do not replace them with protein
User :   yes
Doctor :   Consume a lot of high-calorie snacks (not junk food) such as cheese sticks, milk shakes, dried fruits, yoghurt and breakfast bars.
Doctor :   also u need to exercise
Doctor :   Focus on free weight exercises which do not require machinery that target your large muscle groups. For example, you need dumbells, not fancy gym machines
Doctor :   Free weights put the most stress on muscles and stimulate the maximum number of muscle fibres
Doctor :   The best weight training exercises for building muscle mass are free weight exercises like squats, dead lifts, bench presses, barbell rows, pull ups and bar dips
Doctor :   These exercises are best done under supervision, but they don't need machinery
Doctor :   u can also take this
Doctor :   PROTEIN X
Doctor :   along with milk once daily
User :   ok
Doctor :   for one month
Doctor :   I would recommend you to take the advice of a nutritionist who can help you with the menu you require based on your diet patterns.
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User :   ok
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Doctor :   anything else would u like us to help u with
User :   sir now i am present with my freind
User :   he wants to talk with you...
Doctor :   ok
User :   okay can u tell me one thing about me
Doctor :   sure
User :   at that time of exercise which food is valuable for me..
User :   what is the daily routine of my food..
Doctor :   i didnt get you
Doctor :   u can go these exercise in evening or morning
User :   okay
Doctor :   u can take diet advise
Doctor :   from dietitian from the link given above
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   is it okay if i will prefferable with non-veg??
Doctor :   yes u can veg or non veg which ever u prefer
Doctor :   its personal choice
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   i am his freind
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i am 25,male,5'11" height
Doctor :   What is your name and You could have registered differently
User :   yes
Doctor :   please proceed with your medical query
User :   yes
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   ok
User :   Age-25,Gender-Male,Occupation-working,Martial status-single,Weight-78,Height-5'11",depedants-No
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Please tell me
User :   till now my health is slowely slowely decrease ,and blackish is growing undermy eyes
User :   my face now decrease their brightness....
User :   what is the solution ??
Doctor :   Do you have regular and balanced Diet all the time
Doctor :   else do you skip any diet some time or the other..
User :   yes
Doctor :   I did not get that yes
User :   i mean till now i am getting food three times,breakfirst,lunch ,dinner
User :   is there sufficent ya not for me
Doctor :   , Omega-3 and Omega-6, are Essential Fatty Acids (EFAs) sardines, tuna and salmon are good sources, of it
Doctor :   seeds and their oils, organic eggs, prawns and soya beans are also rich in it and
Doctor :   will help you get the Glowing back in your skin
User :   what is Omega-3,Omega-6??
Doctor :   They are essential Fatty acids and are very much needed for your skin
Doctor :   hence i would advice you to take ti
User :   from where i will get it that things
Doctor :   YOu can also try GCN Pharma Vitanime E, A & D cream
User :   ok
Doctor :   sardines, tuna and salmon fish, organic eggs, prawns and soya beans are rich sources of it
Doctor :   Could you give us your email Id and Contact Number
User :   yes ofcourse
Doctor :   For administrative reasons
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
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User :   one more thing..before 2 year i leave my regulary exercise
Doctor :   ok
User :   if i want its continue anything problem if no ..then can you tell me in which procedure i will start my exercise which is suitalbe for me..
Doctor :   General Jogging ,
Doctor :   Cycling
Doctor :   or even a Morning Walk shoud be the once that you need to start with first and after may be 2 weeks time you will need to get to doing
Doctor :   the Regular workouts
Doctor :   Not before them
User :   okay..or machinary insturuments like bench press, that okay for me..
Doctor :   Still give your self 2 weeks of jogging let your body get flexible and after that you will be able to get started on any kind of work outs,,
User : that time of is good to give protinus with milk
User :   regulary
Doctor :   Certainly it will be good to take Protein Filled diet then as it will improve the Muscle Mass
User :   comaprable between with milk ya juice which one is best suitable for growbody
Doctor :   MILK certainly
Doctor :   Juice needs to be Fresh and then you get the nutrients from it.
Doctor :   but for Building Muscles you will need MILK
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   right now i am visiting that website which one u told to me before for glowing skins
Doctor :   ok
User :   but i am unable to choose right medicine from that side..can u tell me right cream,lotion or any right medicine..
Doctor :   'Vitamin E, A and D cream'
Doctor :   that is all that you need from that for the Skin
User :   okay
User :   i got it
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   No thanks for now
Doctor :   You are Welcome
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