(Closed) Recent weight gain.

posted 6 years ago in Full Figured
Post # 3
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Honey bee

Every time someone mentions they’ve gained weight unexpectedly, I always have to ask… Have you had your thyroid checked? Hypothyroid is a very common, very treatable cause for weight gain. The medication is a PITA, but it usually does its job, 

Post # 4
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

This happened to me two years ago on Depo Provera. It sucks.

I’m sorry it’s happening to you!

 

Post # 6
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

I’d definitely get my thyroid checked again. Even with medication, that’s a big jump to make. Definitely go to the doctor!

Post # 7
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

How much weight are we talking? And how old are you?

Post # 8
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Honey bee

Have you changed your eating habits? If not, rapid weight gain is a concern and I would go see a doctor and try to figure out what’s happening.

Post # 9
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2011

yep go back to the doctor and see if you can switch to a different medication

Post # 10
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Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: June 2010

@littlegreenleaf:  this happened to me when I got on BC and its just gotten worse over the years. Sorry that you are going through this. 🙁

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