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Weight gain

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NameChangeDrama Fri 28-Oct-16 22:01:46

I used to be a healthy size 6, but my drugs have pushed me up to a large 10/small 12.

Constantly starving and suffering from non diabetic hypoglycaemia.

Any tips on losing weight?

BecauseIamaBear Fri 28-Oct-16 22:18:32

Is the non diabetic hypo a known side effect of your meds?

Turn down the central heating... Your body uses a huge amount of energy maintaining its temprature.

NameChangeDrama Fri 28-Oct-16 22:29:21

I was pre non diabetic. However weight gain is a known side effect.

I'm also Breastfeeding.

My heating is only on for child, I'm always super hot.

BecauseIamaBear Fri 28-Oct-16 22:37:16

Serious q...
should you be feeding baby on the milk bar if you are taking strong meds? We never had children so have no experience of such things but I thought to ask.

Will be a bummer for weight if you should stop.. you are kicking out hundreds of calories every day without any effort.

NameChangeDrama Fri 28-Oct-16 22:40:57

Absolutely. Been through this with a Psych. I'm also a doctor

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