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Weight and food

Sat, September 26, 2020 9:41 AM

Hello so I've been struggling to get my weight up and trouble eating. My problem with food is I just sometimes don't feel hungry even though I should and need to eat I just can't sometimes, sometimes I get nauseous and because of this I haven't been able to gain weight and it's starting to get uncomfortable being the weight I currently am (98lbs at 21 years old) my goal weight/happy weight is around 120 lbs and I'm trying to get there but it's hard when you are a picky eater and sometimes just don't wanna eat. I'm currently on sulfazalizine and it does good for me, I'm taking tons of supplements and vitamins everyday, my poop is great no diarrhea and I'm not waking up in the night millions of times so I'm doing good overall just I can't seem to gain any weight and I'm at a loss so if anyone is out there dealing with this please let me know what you did and/or what you are doing, it would be greatly appreciated. :)

FPO KelseyShoup
Joined Sep 26, 2020

Thu, October 15, 2020 9:55 AM

Reply posted for KelseyShoup.

I 100% know what you feel like. I was diagnosed with Crohns a few years ago and started getting treatments but I still wouldn't grow. I was about 50 pounds when I started middle school. I wasn't eating very much and my mom constantly had to tell me to eat because I was never hungry. I tried writing down how much I ate and tried to reach 1,800 calories a day. I resently was perscribed by my doctor a medicine that made my appetite bigger. I have found that over these past couple of weeks I have been actually hungry and I have not felt naucious once. Next time you see your doctor I defiantly advize asking about it. 

FPO SmallGurlat14
Joined Sep 3, 2020

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