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I am underweight. I eat but don't put on. Am I suffering from thyroid related disorder? My father was also thin at this age but unlike me he was better. I have migraine issue for which I consume Naproxen sodium (250 mg)when I experience the pain. I am a PhD student and sometimes I am irregular in taking meals. Regards.
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Dr. V.S.V.Prasad
Diabetologist 22 yrs exp Dhanbad
You could be underweight because of poor diet habits,and inadequate meals.Genes could be playing a role as you said your father was thin.However, you should undergo a evaluation by a Physician and get tests done including Thyroid function tests.
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Dr. Abhyudaya Verma
General Endocrinologist 10 yrs exp Indore
Hi you should get a complete body check n then meet a good Dietician if the tests are normal.
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