How do I gain weight and what kind of doctor do I need to see?

i am a 54 yr old post menopausal women. i breastfed 3 children with no problem. two of them for 15 months+. eight years ago (december23 2008) my 19 yr old son died from hantavirus. i went from a good 126 lbs to 93 lbs. i’ve always been small busted but now i look like one of those old women in the national geographic magazine. i have been dealing with severe diarrhea since a month after my son died. i quit eating or drinking anything with high fructose corn syrup and the diarrhea is now mostly gone, but i can’t gain any weight and i feel like a boy worst part also look like one except for my hair which is mostly white and down to my waist, the only thing that makes me a woman. help me please! what do i do where do i go what kind of doctor do i need to see or should i just get used to it?


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Dr Ahmed Fawzy
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Dr Ahmed Fawzy

He is called nutrution doctor
You should focus on carbohydrates in diet , you can use triactin or mosigor twice daily (every 12 hours)
, Growth formula 2 spoons twice daily on a cup of milk
You will gain 1 kilogram per day

Notice: you should do thyroid , CBC, stool tests to role out any pathological reason for weightloss

Dr. Ayman Darrag
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Dr. Ayman Darrag

Nutrition specialist can help you and I am giving you some tips.
Get 7daily meals with high protein content .
Start your day with a high carbohydrate meal.
Foods like sweet potatoes ..hummus ..pumpkins and soya products can help you gain some breast tissue increase.
Ensure powder 2-3times daily on milk or juice.
Mosegor tablets before 3 main meals and digestin tablets during meal .3times..

Dr Mahaveer
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Dr Mahaveer

hi,
you need to get blood checked for complete hemogram and hormonal assay.
high protein diet,with milk and dry fruits will help achieve your target.
protein powder supplements are available in various formulations and you can use them for atleast 3 months.
thanks

shw12
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shw12

HI
A NUTRITIONIST / DIETICIAN CAN HELP YOU GAIN WEIGHT.
HEALTH SUPPLEMENTS IF TAKEN DAILY CAN HELP U GAIN WEIGHT IN CONSIDERABLY LESS TIME.
AVOID STEROIDS

mrsshalini14
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mrsshalini14

hello there
such doctors are called nutritionist.
have meals 3 times a day in divided doses.
take milk twice daily. bananas and sweet fruits like apple,bananas help gain weight.

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