• obese
  • If enough weight is gained due to increased body fat deposits, one may become overweight or obese, generally defined as having more body fat (adipose tissue) than is considered good for health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other factors beside energy balance that may contribute to gaining weight include: A study, involving more than 12,000 people tracked over 32 years, found that social networks play a surprisingly powerful role in determining an individual's chances of gaining weight, transmitting an increased risk of becoming obese from wives to husbands, from brothers to brothers and from friends to friends. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the meantime, Cartman becomes extremely obese after constantly eating a bodybuilding supplement called Weight Gain 4000. (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • The human body can change to a limited extent through weight training and increased food intake, but drastic changes to body shape usually are not healthful or sustainable. (eatright.org)
  • The results demonstrated that when estimating the body weight of women, participants apparently disregard or ignore the provided height information and focus solely on the width of the model. (psychcentral.com)
  • In these studies specifically, participants estimated body weight based on the model's shape even though height information was provided in the photographs or directly available with live models. (psychcentral.com)
  • Extra fluid will increase body weight. (cancer.ca)
  • They matched the volunteers perfectly for body weight, fat distribution and social factors such as educational level to ensure that any differences they saw were linked to FTO, and not to other physical or psychological characteristics. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Weight gain is an increase in body weight. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Body Mass Index (BMI) measures body weight in proportion to the square of height and defines optimal, insufficient, and excessive weight based on the ratio. (wikipedia.org)
  • He concludes that a 3500 calorie excess or deficit for a person meeting his assumptions, would lead to the gain or loss, respectively, of one pound of body weight. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ghrelin and synthetic ghrelin mimetics (growth hormone secretagogues) increase body weight and fat mass by triggering receptors in the arcuate nucleus that include the orexigenic neuropeptide Y (NPY) and agouti-related protein (AgRP) neurons. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mild and transient constipation and xerostomia (dry mouth) Dizziness Weight gain of over 15% of one's initial body weight. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • For those who need to, gaining weight can lead to overall better health and functionality. (eatright.org)
  • She is also the creator of The F-Factor DietaC/, an innovative nutritional program she has used for more than ten years to provide hundreds of her clients with all the tools they need to achieve easy weight loss and maintenance, improved health and well-being. (foxnews.com)
  • Gaining a large amount of weight may affect your health and well being. (cancer.ca)
  • Talk to the healthcare team or a registered dietitian for suggestions on how to lose weight for health if you need to, once cancer treatment is finished. (cancer.ca)
  • VanZant says weight cutting has affected her overall health -- and has vowed not to go down that road ever again. (tmz.com)
  • I have other health problems and I don't want to gain weight. (drugs.com)
  • Even though there are several beverages/drinks that have sugar in them, some beverages, such as milk, fruit juice, and diet drinks, fall into a "gray" area because of different contributions to health and weight gain is more complex. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • While the med works I can't help but wonder how I've gained almost 50 lbs. in a year and I've followed cardio and weight lifting (Power 90) and eat primarily a vegan diet. (drugs.com)
  • Will taking Zantac with quetapine (Seroquel) help counteract the weight gain effects of Quetapine? (drugs.com)
  • Try the following to help you manage weight gain. (cancer.ca)
  • NNSs have shown to help short-term weight loss initiatives, but they don't show significance in the long-term. (wikipedia.org)
  • muscle
  • Part of the weight gain can also be from muscle gains. (drugs.com)
  • Cartman becomes extremely fat from the product, although he believes he is in excellent shape and the excess weight is strictly muscle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Usually appetite enhancement is considered an undesirable side effect of certain drugs as it leads to unwanted weight gain, but sometimes it can be beneficial and a drug may be prescribed solely for this purpose, especially when the patient is suffering from severe appetite loss or muscle wasting due to cystic fibrosis, anorexia, old age, cancer or AIDS. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • The studies done on early parkinson's patients before the drug was released (I am well aware it can be used for other things but this is just what the study was done on) showed 2% chance of weight DECREASE. (drugs.com)
  • HOWEVER, since the product has been on the market aka the drug is now on much bigger scale there have been reports of weight gain due to increased eating (hyperphagia), there is no percentages on this since it was not an actual study done but just people reporting it on their own. (drugs.com)
  • lose
  • I gained about 30lbs and Zolof and Welbutrin and it's hard to lose-so I wonder if I'm fighting a losing battle. (dailystrength.org)
  • Quetiapine - In your opinion, can most people usually be able to lose weight while taking Seroquel? (drugs.com)
  • I have spent about £1000 in the last month with personal training to lose weight I am doing everything right but I haven't lost an inch. (drugs.com)
  • intake
  • The effect that eating has on weight gain can vary greatly depending on the following factors: energy (calorie) density of foods, exercise regimen, amount of water intake, amount of salt contained in the food, time of day eaten, age of individual, individual's country of origin, individual's overall stress level, and amount of water retention in ankles/feet. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result, sleep deprivation over time may contribute to increased caloric intake and decreased self-control over food cravings, leading to weight gain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Due to its ability to dissociate the sensation of sweet from caloric intake via hormonal changes, NNSs may increase appetite and promote larger food consumption and weight gain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Based on the impact of free sugars intake and its effects on weight gain and dental issues the WHO has taken action on such problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • back
  • Just know that if you stop taking YAZ you will gain all the weight back, which also happened to me. (drugs.com)
  • Now 2yrs later am back on YAZ and hoping to loose the weight again but its not happening fast enough for me. (drugs.com)
  • Last
  • To note, I was around 220 last year (I was 206 in 2011), also around the time I got on lisinopril/hctz but gained almost 30 lbs. in a year and it's frustrating. (drugs.com)
  • The UFC star has previously told Ariel Helwani about how she was "killing" herself to make weight for her last few fights -- and claimed she even passed out in her bathroom during the process. (tmz.com)
  • changes
  • Bale's famously gone through extreme weight changes -- for instance, "The Machinist" and his 'Batman' roles. (tmz.com)
  • diet
  • For instance, I've been sticking to a 1000 calorie diet, low in carbs and fat and high in lean protein, no snacks, no cheating, keeping meticulous records of everything that goes into my mouth, and after an initial minor loss, my weight started climbing again. (drugs.com)
  • I have been wondering why I have been gaining weight without changing my diet. (drugs.com)
  • He then critically analyzes the relevant literature and applies a number of additional assumptions, including that the diet contains sufficient protein and that the person is in glycogen and nitrogen (protein) equilibrium, leading to most weight loss stemming from the catabolism of fat. (wikipedia.org)