I am losing weight even after eating a lot

Patient

Q: I am loosing weight even eating healthy. lost around 5 to 10 pounds in 3months

Symptoms:  Sneezing sometimes in the morning after a head bath
Doctor

A:   Thank you for your question. A weight loss of 5-10 pounds over a 3 month period is not a dramatic drop in body weight. If you have been trying to lose weight, then gradual weight loss of around 1-2 lbs per week is considered healthy weight loss. Please be guided accordingly.

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