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    Coeliac disease is caused by intolerance to gluten which can be found in wheat, rye and barley and affects the bowel. Read more →

    I have the same issue but i am 14 and just over 12 stone - my advice is not to take any weight loss pills, teas, pathces or other sorts because they can have bad effects on the body but instead visit a doctor about it because they can put you on a course that helps you loose weight (: i will be seeing my doctor soon so dont worry, you are not alone x

    go to the experience project and onto personal trainer101's profile and I will post weight loss exercise routines.

    Hi I need some help in losing 1 stone . I just can't stop eating!. I'm constantly hungry . Everyday I say tomorrw il go on a diet but I fail! And it is really affecting me. If anyone please could help or either suggest any weight loss pills that work , thanks





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    I am 13 years old. I'm 5ft 3in and I am 12 stone 9 pounds. I am overweight and am finding weight loss very difficult. Nomatter what I do I don't seem to lose anything. I have confidence and self esteem issues, I don't like going out or even dressing up any more, my friends are all much skinnier than me so I even feel uncomfortable around them. Do you know what I can do and any help I can get? Plz help.





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    same here im 13 yrs old and most of my friends are like 8stone 7 and im 10 stone. i sometimes feel really embarrased because i just dont feel the same like them i sometimes dont want to eat my food so i can lose some weight but it never works i just really want to lose it. :(

    I have the same issue but i am 14 and just over 12 stone - my advice is not to take any weight loss pills, teas, pathces or other sorts because they can have bad effects on the body but instead visit a doctor about it because they can put you on a course that helps you loose weight (: i will be seeing my doctor soon so dont worry, you are not alone x

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    hello im 15 years old i am 10 stone i hate it its really wierd how im like this i hardley eat anything but im this sort of weight it doesnt show the weight i am but im just what i am people like me shouldnt hate what they are or what they look like, if they want to try to lose the weight go and see the doctor and they can help with the problem

    Hi I'm 15 and "5,3" I have recovered from a eating disorder and have gained too much weight I'm am between 12-13 stone and it sucks I have a lot of stretch marks and they are some of the worst I have seen they cover my tummy and I've started to get them higher up on my front as well I have them on my belly button ,back hips boobs,bum arms and thighs it embarrasses me so much because I'm used to being quite thin then all od a sudden I gained all the weight and before people are like they are there because of the weight well I know but I can't loose the weight because I can't exercise properly because I have a problem with one of my knees where it comes out of the socket and goes back in so I just can't shift god damn any thing so any advise for a girl ?. Thanks.





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    Im 14 and weight 10st but i have really big thighs and bottom and dont know how to lose weight. Help!





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    this is normal I think cause I am about the same weight as u and my thighs are really big as well and my hips sick out

    try and do some light walking, its good for legs, ot swimming :) x even if you are sat on a sofa try to move your legs alot it helos :) hope this helps

    My daughter is 9 years old and weighs about 7 stone I have taken her to the doctor as she has been putting on weight for some time she is active but the weight stops her sometimes as she gets tired quick and complains of sore legs. my main concern is the cellulite all over her body and legs and stretch marks on her inner thighs. the doctor says for her height she is above average for weight obese they have refered to a diatrition but she eats loads of fruit and likes veg and her sister is the total opposite she is being teased by other kids especially when swimming and she notices the way her body is herself and asks questions i'm concerned if she has cellulite now it may get worse and over the summer with being even more active every day she put on weight not lost it as i thought she would and so did the doctor.





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    My two year old girl has a loss bit of skin on her bum she has had it since she has been born but she has always got a sore bum all the time iv taken her to the doctors but they dont look at her they just give my cream he bum is never right..... Please help me

    Hi my son is 13 and I am worried about his weight, He has always been quite skinny but over the past 7 months he has gone from 7 stone 2 pounds to 10 stone 1 pound , is it normal for a child to gain weight so quickly





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    Pls am 16 years old I am upset that am gaining weight everyday. I am trying to loss weight but my body is still the same am now experiencing knee problems I do feel like my knees are breaking I can't work properly now PLEASE HELP





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    Hi I really need some support first of all I'm not that over weight I need to lose 1 stone. But the problem is I over eat am constantly hungry and can't stop eating . Everyday I promise my self tomorrw il go on a dirt but I still can't and every day I fail! Is there anyone who can give me any ideas or may be suggest any weight Loss pills that work?i would really appreciate it . Thank you





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    Hi Rosalie. I am an adult with alopecia areata and have had the condition since I was 4.Fortunately my hair loss was relatively brief as a child (but painful for my mom) however I am now suffering 80% loss. I want to thank you posting the information regarding extensions. It's very helpful.

    i have stretch marks on my legs and hips too but still wear a bikini. you should definatly do it, think of somethings your freinds complain about that you hadnt even noticed? everything seems worse when its on yourself. dont worry about it noone will notcie you will just be complimented on your weight loss. which is very good by the way well done!

    Her main symptoms were sickness nearly everyday, massive weight loss and a really bloated stomach. (the usual symptoms are toilet problems) She was diagnosed after being refered to the hospital by the GP which took a very long time. If I look back now I wish we had been a bit more pushy with the GP. We were dismissed a lot too. She got really poorly before anyone listened!

    Im 14 years old.I seem to try & lose weight all the time but it never really works the more i dies & do exercise i some how still gain weight. Id do anything to lose weight quickly but somehow it seems impossible. I get called fat a lot of the time at school so i just want to show i can lose weight & feel happy in my own body. I dont want to try surgery or tablets i just want an easy way of losing weight fast!





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    i'm 13 and i weigh 11st i walk to and from school every day and i do sports at school i have 3 healthy meals a day and don't usually snack. i have stretch marks along my hips, at the top of my legs and by my armpits, it really gets me depressed and i've been in a lot of trouble for seeking solace on the internet and getting myself into bother with an older man because he made me feel loved. i look at myself and i am horrified at what i see, in the changing rooms at school i see all the other girls whoa re really skinny with boyfriends and rich parents and im in the corner trying to show off as little flesh as possible, it really makes me upset! i went through a period where i was really ill so i didn't eat a thing for days and i lost so much weight, i felt more confident about myself so i tried to keep eating at a minimum but i put ALL the weight back on. i realise that to be healthy you need to exercise but i just don't have the time or the money to do anything that will even make a dent. i want to be fitter but i don't want to sacrifice my studies for it though. i'm at a loss, i don't know what i can do anymore, it literally feels like the end of the world!





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    My Grandaughter has a rash that covers her whole body.The Doctors are at a loss to what it is. There are 2 parts to this rash it started with what was first thought to be ring worm, she had a very large raised rash that was the size od a small teacup, this then became infected and the other rash has now covered her completly. It does itch she is 7 and very upset, her eyes are like little slits on her face. There is a 20 week wait to see a consultant, she was so bad yesterday took her to A&E they were also at a loss to what it was and took a blood test to rule out other symptoms. Please can you help her.





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    Hi, I'm 12 - 5ft and I weigh 10 stone and I've done everything to try to lose weight. I went on a course a couple of months ago called BeeZee Bodies. I actually gained weight.Also, I am being bullied at school about my weight. can anyone help me?!?!





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    My daughter who is nearly two has just had a positive result for coeliac disease. We are lucky to have had a relatively quick diagnosis. Doctors did keep saying it was just constipation and prescribing laxatives but then the consultant did a test. Her symptons were constipation, very bloated tummy and then sickness every few days and some weight loss. I would urge anyone to get a test as I was beginning to think I just needed to accept it was just constipation which she will grow out of (as the doctors were telling me) but it turned out to be coeliac disease.

    I am also 13 and have astma. I weight 9 and a half stone. I have found that loosing weight is hard but what has reall helped me is wii fit plus. It helps you loose weight in fun games and really does help. I can garentee that it will help you and it is best to buy a wii and wii fit plus now as they are at there lowest price.

    My brother was just average weight, but he did 50 sit ups a night for about 2 months and he lost alot of weight, it works to lose weight if you just eat healthily and exercise like cycling and stuff, good luck x

    Im a 14 year old female and within 9months ive lost ALOT of weight, i used to weight alot due to personal reasons where i was on a drip causing me to gain lots of weight, anyway im 5'7 and 9st 8pounds (134pounds) i feel really overweight everyday and i am fat i know,is this normal to feel like this? Im alot lighter than most of my friends also taller but i just feel really fat, also im losing weight now without trying,up to 0.5pounds A DAY!Im terrified of gaining weight now and only have 1400-1500 calories a day, i have an eating disorder/an anorexic mind so my friends tell me but i feel TOO fat!





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    Hello, I'm 16. I Think I'm Obese, When I Look At My Stomach In The Mirror I Wish I Was Thinner. I'm a Really Confident Girl, But I'm Not Confident Enough To Go To a Gym By Myself. I Don't Want People Knowing I'm Trying To Loose Weight, People Say I'm Fine The Way I Am But I'm Not Comfortable With My Weight. I Think My Hight Is 5ft 7inches, and I'm 11 Stone. Is This Normal Weight For a Girl Of My Age and Hight? Now That I'm On My Summer Holidays and Have Spare Time I'm Looking For Tips On How I Can Loose Weight At Home? Help?





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    I'm not confident with my wieght. I would recomend slimming world if your looking for a diet. At first its abit tempting to eat fatty foods, but after a while you get used to it and instead of fatty foods you just fancy friuts:)

    My brother was just average weight, but he did 50 sit ups a night for about 2 months and he lost alot of weight, it works to lose weight if you just eat healthily and exercise like cycling and stuff, good luck x

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    Have a talk with him about it sit down quietly and follow these steps 1. Pull up his shirt and give his belly a jiggle 2. Say (name) You are getting a little chubby I think its time that we try and help you lose some weight 3. Weigh him make sure you know his exact weight 4. Talk about goals and how much he wants to lose 5. Privately notify the rest of the family many children find weight issues embarrassing and prefer only one person to help them out. By notifing the rest of the family they know to non obviously help him along. 6. Asses progress regularly, eg. Take him into his room and say lets see how that belly is going today. If he has lost weight reward with something (NOT FOOD). I hope he can lose the weight he needs. Enjoy the bulge battle. Don't stress

    I'm 13, 5ft 6ish and 9st 4lb or around about. Am I over weight because I really feel it and it is playing on my mind constantly. I don't eat school dinners or breakfast but when I get home I eat normally. At school I just live with a few drinks to get me by. I don't know why I put weight on because I used to be really thin as a younger child. Is this fat just a phase with me being a teenager, or do I need to lose weight? P.s. I'm watching supersize vs super skinny... Wow





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    hi i'm 16 and i weigh between 15.5 and 16.5 stone. no matter what i do i can't seem to lose any weight at all:/ i am very active for my weight + i exercise everyday and my diet is healthy. i'm embarrassed as everyone else is slimmer and cuz summers coming up everyone will wear summery clothes. my friends don't mind my weight. i get insulted a lot at school and even complete strangers in the street. its at the point i dont want to go out anymore. can anyone help please ? xxx





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    Well im 13 and im 5stone and also a very fussy eater I do try eat what I can but I don't wan't be fat or too thin I want be normal and when I was 11 I was 4stone is this any good? If not please help me gain my weight because I need my body back to normal and I hate been under weight, I get called names and bullied and want it all to stop! I used be a normal weight when I was a baby till 6 then my eating when down the drain. Help please!





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    well im 13 and im always thinking about my weight, i love food and i eat alot when im bored but at school i dont bother with food. i dont want to get too fat or too thin.

    Hi, I'm just like you. Im 16 and weight 106kg. This is really uncomfortable for my looks, and having people make fun of me. I don't mind now because my friends don't really see my weight as a problem. Try to get out more and try and eat a little less. I weighed 106kg in January and in that time people have told me I've lost some weight and look thinner. Hope this helped you.

    I'm 15 and i weight nearly 17 stone. I've tryed everything to help loose weight and nothings helped. I'm ashamed and i'm insecure about my body. I dont go out because of what people think. I just wanna change. I hate going to school because of my weight and i know that people are talking about me i just want to change i need help. !!





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    Hi, I'm just like you. Im 16 and weight 106kg. This is really uncomfortable for my looks, and having people make fun of me. I don't mind now because my friends don't really see my weight as a problem. Try to get out more and try and eat a little less. I weighed 106kg in January and in that time people have told me I've lost some weight and look thinner. Hope this helped you.

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