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Obesity and Weight Management

Lost weight without trying.

08/13/2007

Question:

i have lost 90 pounds in six months without trying something ios wrong and i dont know what kind of doctor to go to have this checked out.

Answer:

I would probably go to someone specializing in internal medicine, but your health insurance may be set up to have you go to your primary care physician first and he/she gives you a referral. Your family doctor may sometimes help you rule out some causes of unexpected weight loss before referring you on to a specialist.

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Sharron   Coplin, MS, RD, LD Sharron Coplin, MS, RD, LD
Former Lecturer
Food & Nutrition
College of Education and Human Ecology
The Ohio State University