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How to deal with the rapid weight loss after TBI?

i suffered a tbi brain injury in 2005 and have seizures from time to time, and no insurance currently over the last month they were pretty bad i lost 30 pounds in like 3 weeks i had hundreds i am feeling pretty good now and have not had any seizures in a couple of weeks now ... i was pretty week for a bit but i am eating again but my hands started swelling my blood pressure is good... i know the rapid weight loss is not good what is the best treatment for this ice, maybe a little salt elivate let me know
Tue, 1 Oct 2019
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Hello,

In your case is necessary to control seizures with medication. For the weight loss and for better control of seizures it is necessary to follow a healthy lifestyle in the direction of food, exercising, getting enough sleep, avoiding alcohol, etc.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Erion Spaho, Neurologist, Surgical
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