Colon problems weight gain

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Avatar n tn I have also worked on the <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> machines--not a lot, though. Guess how much <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> I've lost....zero, zilch, nada..!! I've been to the doctor an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> had my thyroid checked. It was fine. Someone please help. I am so depressed an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> discouraged. Can anyone help me? I am at my wit's end. Thank you.
Avatar n tn just like you. i have had a huge sudden <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> i'm sure it is a 'congested' <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>colon</span> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> intestines. think of your stomachs etc...like plumbing. we all get build up.an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> its gruesome.fortunately,we can clean them. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>,its exhausting when your intestines are clogged. you'll sleep a lot an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> not know why. not to be gross but,ever seen a dog after he goes? the dog is just running everywhere an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> happy. just look at the dog before.
Avatar n tn But, can stomach issues, like gastritis, cause the bloating an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>? Can those to associated with stomach problems too? an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>, regarding your comments about an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> distension. I thought I read one time, that highly compressed gas in the abdomen can cause an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan> too. Because as my stomach gets more distended, I'll an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan> around two pounds an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> the abdomen is hard, not sloshy from water. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> my doc said it wasn’t water.
Avatar n tn This along with anemia can cause unexplained <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>. adrenal glan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> problems are the other cause. Cushing’s syndrome should be looked for. The kidney function too should be assessed. Late night snacking an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> poor sleep too can cause an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>. Polycystic ovary (in females) too causes an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>, hence has to be ruled out by an ultrasound of abdomen. Certain medications like antidepressants cause an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>. Do discuss this with your doctor an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> get yourself examined. Take care!
Avatar n tn Would this also contribute to the not being able to shed a pound an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> no matter what exercise regimen I am not able to lose but rather <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>? What about food enzymes. Could this relate to my problems? My body not producing enough amalease, protease, etc? I remember watching an infomercial about this an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> I have read a little about it. How is the testing done for this an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> food allergies?
Avatar n tn I had a hyster in 05. Same situation as all of you. I have an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>ed 23lbs after working at an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> Watchers an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> losing 52lbs in 03. I have started researching an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> hysterectomies just yesterday. I am a Christian, believer in JC.
Avatar f tn This along with anemia can cause unexplained <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>. adrenal glan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> problems are the other cause. Cushing’s syndrome should be looked for. The kidney function too should be assessed. Late night snacking an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> poor sleep too can cause an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>. Polycystic ovary too causes an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>, hence has to be ruled out by an ultrasound of abdomen. Certain medications like antidepressants cause an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>.
Avatar m tn apart from the medication, <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> can be due to several causes. also BP can rise up due to many causes. You would need to run tests like kidney function, liver function, lipid profile, thyroid, adrenal glan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> function, heart problems etc. You would need to eat healthy, exercise regularly as advised by cardiologist, maintain cholesterol an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> lipids under control. Common causes like overeating, lack of exercise, diabetes, hypothyroidism have to be ruled out in your case.
Avatar n tn I have been going through the same problem. I did every test possible to explain my <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> have not found an answer. I have also done the food intolerance test which costs over 400 dollars an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> followed it religiously an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> haven&amp;#39;t lost an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> nor did it help my tummy problems.
Avatar n tn What would cause me not to an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> or put on "fat"? I'm less than 11% body fat an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> 34yrs old, 120lbs. I excercise, but not overdoing it (4 times a week, about 1-1/2 hrs aerobics, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan>s). I could eat all I want an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> it wouldn't make a difference. I drink about 64oz of water a day. Other people can eat anything an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan>. I don't eat a lot of fat other than olive/canola oil, peanut butter an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> fish, but aren't carbohydrates also converted to fat in the body?
Avatar f tn an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> I normally have one round of prednisone each year for very severe excema problems. That makes me <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> instantly as well an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> of course I have never lost it either. But what concerns me is that even when I eat nothing or next to nothing I still an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan> a LOT. at one point I picked up 22 pounds in ten days when I was down with the stomach an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> bowel flu an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> was unable to eat anything. all I could hold down was water or juice.
Avatar n tn I think that its a good thing lowers cholesterol levels an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> cleans out your BIG <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>colon</span> which assist in fighting diseases , skin problems an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> also <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> issues.. I think this should make people loose an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> not an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>ing.. if you are an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>ing I think there is something serious wrong.. this stuff is not FaT why should it make you an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan>.. also your body is made out of water 70- 80% you shouldnt be weighing yourself.. measure you body FaT an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> see if your clothes appear looser..
Avatar f tn Since then I have continued monitoring what I eat, I do not eat out, I drink a significant amount of water daily, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> I remember my meds. The problem? I've an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>ed right at 15 pounds more in just one month. The <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> was totally uncontrollable. Then I remembered that when I first graduated highschool, the doctor informed me that my colon was 3/4 of the way blocked an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> I needed to do something about it.
Avatar n tn I'm all torn up inside about this serious <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> I have experienced. I look at the pile of pants i have that i can't wear anymore an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> cry. I'm currently being treated for migraines, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> am on a ton of meds (Topomax, Inderal, alesse, Flexerile, Tramadol,) When the doctor put me on Inderal I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>ed aprox. 35 pounds in 2 weeks.
Avatar n tn I'll be 46 at the end of this month &amp; just moved to a new state so I don't have the luxury of knowing any doctors. In the last 1-2 months I suddenly an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>ed 40 + lbs &amp; look pregnant. That seems to be where the an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> all is. a urinalysis proved negative for pregnancy on Monday &amp; with my 3 grown kids I did not an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan> this much an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> &amp;/or so fast. I just look pregnant &amp; feel "full - heavy - tired &amp; short of breath" most of the time.
541465 tn?1219431486 Methadone is awful to come off of. I have been off about 1 1/2 months an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> still have some problems. I did <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> some <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>, but only about 10 pounds, but it messes your whole system up. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> from what I hear, it takes forever to get back to normal. My advise, don't take it. In the long run, it's not worth what it does to your body, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> what you have to go through to get off it. Good luck.
Avatar n tn Two years ago, I had 2 feet of my intestines removed, but afterwards have dealt with a lot of constipation an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> a LOT of unexplained <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>. I drink 80-120 ounces of water daily, eat lots of fruit an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> as many vegetables as possible, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> try to work out. I take an all-natural psyllium husk fiber supplement an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> some cod liver oil gelcaps daily. (Regular prescriptions medicines, Metamucil, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> Citrucel don't work well for me.
Avatar m tn Hi. We have FaP in our family so I can relate to all of this. You don't need to have your rectum removed an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> it's good that you have gotten more than one opinion on this. aFaP rarely involves the rectum. You have the attenuated form which is better than FaP, it allows you more time before needing the inevitable surgery. My sons had their colons removed at 12, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> 16, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> my gran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>son at 10. are you working with a geneticist?
Avatar f tn I got on it weeks after my son was born 10 years ago an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> had no problems (no <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>, depression, cramps, it was awesome not having a period). I was 110 pounds an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> no matter what couldnt an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>, which I didnt mind. I got off the shot 5 years ago to have another baby an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> it took 9 months to get pregnant. after he was born immediately got preg aan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan> (by choice) an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> got back on the shot. I have since an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>ed 30 pounds in the last 3 years, mood swings, cramping, hot flashes, etc.
Avatar n tn It sounds like hemorroids to be - was the blood bright red? Have you had significant <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> loss? are you tired? <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>colon</span> cancer is slow growing an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> pain is seldom a factor until the late stages. Relax, ask your doctor about it.
Avatar n tn Some people actually eat less as an adjustment to their defecation problem subconsciously. But if you do eat much as you say an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> yet are failing to <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>g<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> any <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>, then an invasive evaluation may be best to get a diagnosis so as to expedite necessary treatment. If you really have no finances for medical care, then you could consider charity services, this is usually available in training institutions funded by the government.
Avatar n tn can anyone tell me if you have heard of this new combo that is supposedly supposed to help you lose <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> fast an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> has it worked for anyone? it is all over the web but I am very skeptical of it because there are all these stories out there but they are all the same just different names? they say to take the accai Berry supplement in the morning an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> at night an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> then the colon Cleanse supplement at night? they say they are shedding like 30 pounds in a month to a month an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> a half. anyone? thanks!
Avatar f tn Pills that clean your <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>colon</span> allow you to lose <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>weight</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> but it's not the fat that you are losing. Other pills allow you to lose about five pounds in water an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> wich you will an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan> back after going off the pills. In my experience, after trying every diet known to man, losing an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan>, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gainan>ing it all back plus some, I have a new outlook on an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>weightan> loss which might help you as well. I want myself to be healthy.