Female Weight Gain

Studies show that women—compared to men—are more prone to weight gain. This is not because females eat more than males. But it is believed that female weigh gain has certain link to their hormones, which are prone to certain imbalance. Experts believe that this imbalance in hormones can be caused by aging or menopausal, taking…

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Factors that Affect Thyroid Weight Gain

Thyroid weight gain is basically the effect of the thyroid gland not working properly. It is through this gland that the thyroid hormone is being produced. This hormone acts as the body’s counterpart to a car’s cruise control. It is the cruise control that allows the car to maintain a constant speed. And just like…

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Causes of Unexplained Weight Gain

Unexplained weight gain happens when people undergo or experience substantial accumulation of added pounds that cannot be attributed to dieting or overeating. This can actually happen both ways, unexplained weight changes can either see one losing or gaining a considerable amount of weight. For both cases, there may be certain factors involved. Unexplained weight gain…

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Winter Weight Gain – Why Does It Happen And What Can We Do?

Winter Weight Gain – Why Does It Happen And What Can We Do? Winter weight gain is a common complaint of many people. It seems that every winter we add a few pounds, and come summer we don’t lose them all again either. A few of them always stick around, making us a little heavier…

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Menopause Symptoms can cause weight gain.

Menopause Symptoms can cause Weight Gain

Menopause Symptoms Can Cause Weight Gain Weight gain is caused when a woman increases her body mass. The increase of body mass may be the result of fat deposits, increased muscle tissue, or extra fluid. Between the ages of 45 and 55, when menopause symptoms start, women gain an average of 12-15 pounds. These extra…

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Avoiding the Holiday Bulge

Avoiding the Holiday Bulge

Avoiding the Holiday Bulge Avoiding the holiday bulge can be tricky with all the temptations surrounding us.  As we enter the holiday season, it is important to allow yourself a few of your favorite traditional treats and set your goal on managing your current weight.  My mother always says, everything in moderation. Focusing on portion…

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Does Low Estrogen Lead to Weight Gain?

Does Low Estrogen Lead to Weight Gain?

  Does Low Estrogen Lead to Weight Gain?   Women have been told that menopause and weight gain go together, and there is nothing you can do about it. During the menopause transition period, the average woman gains two to five pounds. It is true that women do become weight resistant during perimenopause, but they…

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