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Reason for excessive weight loss while abstaining from alcohol

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Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

I have abstained from alcohol for a month and lost 9 lbs.!! can this be because of water retention loss or my liver doesn t have to work as hard?..Thank You ... View answer

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Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

be once at night for a while. But much better. She suffered with this cough syndrome for a long time ... View answer

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Dr. Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi there, I have been having problems gaining weight. I have lost 26 lbs and have no clue how to gain my weight back. I am on a lot of meds for different reasons and not sure if that's what's keeping ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suresh Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

i've got a patient that need s to keep weight on. needs to add weight. has pancreatic cancer View answer

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Dr.  Deepak Sundriyal MD

impacted weight loss . Now it has finished she is slowly putting weight on. She also had muscle tests ... View answer

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Dr. Aruna Kurukundu MD

between 130 and 140 lbs she is just skin and bones and not gaining an oz. I think one reason why she ...,very much but I am afraid she might not be around a whole lot longer if she doesn t give up the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aruna Kurukundu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

alot of weight so i guessed that may be the reason to skip my period in october. I stopped excercising for a while in october in hoping to get my period back in november. November has passed and still no... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Recently the hair on my legs has stopped growing. Is this reason for concern? I also am having difficulty staying asleep more than 3-4 hours a night, and am having difficulty losing weight, even though I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Purva Patel MD

to work (I am a portrait painter and my studio is in my home). While I did not have any specific symptoms ... View answer

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Dr.   Shailja Puri MD

I suffer from pcos and suspected endometriosis but not yet confirmed. For the last 6 months ive got my periods regular after losing a lot of weight. My period was due 4 days ago now. Ive done a pregnancy test which was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)

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Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj MD

You really need to have that lumped looked at by an ENT doctor. If this mass is a tumor.. then it will need to be examined and surgically removed. The history of smoking is one reason i tend to think in this...

Dr.  Divakara MD

HI Stretch marks usually occurs due to excessive exercise , excessive weight gain or excessive weight loss . Once the marks have happened very difficult to go back . You can use Aloe vera cream...

Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj MD

There are many factors that can lead to late or missed menstrual cycles in women your age. Excessive weight loss or weight gain can cause it (excessive is more than 2 lbs a week average), eating...