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  • I need information on the sleeve operation

    I need this done badly. I am 53 and way over weight. But I dont have any money. I am on Medicaid (sooner care) will they pay for my surgery.I have a couple friends who had it done & she has pancreatitis now, but another friend lost 200 pounds and looks awesome.
  • 1 month ago

    Weight loss

    Problem: stopped smoking after 30 years....then had serious lower back problems (L3 - L5) gained 20 pounds. Complete thyroid check.... levels are normal now but I still can't lose weight. I walk 5 miles 7 days a week and strength train 4 days a week. 1250 - 1400 calories a day. .... And I'm STILL gaining weight. Any ideas?? I'm so frustrated I want to give up........
  • 2 days ago

    Elasticity of skin following significant weight loss --

    I am a 33yo male currently overweight at 180 lbs (80kg), where as my target weight is 140lbs (65kg). Hence, I would like to lose 35 kbs (15kg), which in absolute terms might not sound like much, but still constitutes a weight reduction of 20%-25% of my total weight. Therefore, I would think that it's impossible for the skin to contract likewise, such that my skin is not left stretched, especially that of my buttocks and stomach (which are currently the most distended by the excess weight). Accordingly....
  • 3 days ago

    Urine leaking issues.

    I am a 53 year-old female having an urine leaking issue often even when I laugh or cough, how do I prevent it from happening without any medical surgical procedures?
  • 6 days ago

    Not losing it

    In the last 6 month's I have gained 25 pounds, I went from weighing 115 to almost 140 now. I'm a 45 yr old female 5' tall and also 7 yrs onto menopause which happened prematurely I was told by my Dr, also in the last yr I was diagnosed with hbp. 2 month's ago I started exercising and eating a more balanced diet consisting of protein, low carbs and adding more fruit and vegetables. I don't eat junk food and my night time snack is always fruit yet I'm not losing weight and each....
  • 4 days ago

    inquiry regards a condition of my wife

    What is the name of the condition that a person's words sound like jibberish?
  • 4 days ago

    where did all go?

    where did it go? i have had to use fleets a few times in the past and never had any problem. but yesterday something wrong happened, nothing came out. like my body somehow just absorbed it. a few hours later i tried again and it happened again!! what is going on?
  • 4 days ago

    Meal plan request

    I am 5'9 obese at 260 pounds. I exercise in the pool 3 times a week for 30 to 45 minutes. I also do minimal weight training 2 times a week. I am 58 years of age and I am losing weight but it is very slow. I have knee issues and can't do aerobics outside of water. It took me 4 months to lose 7 pounds and keep it off. I eat small amounts of food as I eat slow and get full fast. I am trying to find a meal plan that would work for me. I love fruit and most veggies. I eat chicken, fish and some....
  • 4 days ago

    How can i lose weight after thyroidectomy?

    Hi, My thyroid was removed after cancer, how can i lose weight? Thank you.
  • 5 days ago

    Calling All Zucchini Bread Fans

    I’m always looking for different ways to get more veggies in day-to-day. Zucchini is one of my favorites -- I love it roasted, sauteed, grilled, as noodles, and especially in bread form. Any time I can sneak veggies into my breakfast (or dessert) I count that as a win. So to celebrate National Zucchini Bread Day, here is a recipe for zucchini-walnut loaf that could make a good breakfast bread: http://wb.md/2pvNTjw Feeling more like dessert? Check out this zucchini bread with chocolate chips: http....