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Loss of appetite, unable to gain weight, weakness. Blood tests normal. How to gain weight?

i m very thin girl ,age 23yr, weight 41kg, height 5.55 problem is even i cant eat much nw ,, weight is not atall increasing ... i look shunken even if m beautiful but only little fat can make me very beautiful,,,,,i lost my weight alot due to my exams in engineering n i m nt able to get it hands have become soo thin that even i cant wear half or without sleev tops n all ...........i m fed up with thin ....tell me what should i do n prescribe some medicine .........tell me what is my problem,...i did my test for blood but all was fine n my nt very weak girl..
Asked On : Thu, 24 Jan 2013
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thanks for your query
as per discussion it assumed that you do not have any health issue
the only cause of your weight loss is poor diet/calories
Weight gain requires eating calorie-rich but also nutrient-rich foods
The goal is to choose foods that are packed with vitamins, minerals, nutrients, and calories so each bite is loaded with good nutrition
Try to eat six times a day, with each meal (or at least three of them) containing protein, starch, vegetable, and fat
you may require some appetizer to boot your appetite

as per your age and weight about 1400-1500 k cal.require to maintain your basic metabolic needs
excess og calories you take will deposited as fat .
i think this give your answer
Answered: Fri, 25 Jan 2013
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