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Sir, my problem is over weight. I am taking 2 slice Brown bread with some namkeen, after 1-2 one cup tea, in lunch I am taking 2 roti with one bowl dal and any seasonal vegetable. And I am taking dinner at 8-8: 30p. M in which there is 2 roti with vegetable and salad. I am not eating so much then why my weight is gaining too much.
Sir I'm too thin and underweight. Age 26 weight 52 kgs height 5.8",i walk 2 kms daily. Day by day decreases my stamina level. I don't drink and smoke I feel hungry always but I don't like too eat, when I eat little quantity I can't eat more, even feeling hungry. I felt like enough or stomach full, even I try to eat more felt feeling like vomiting. From last 5 years im maintaining same weight .that was my problem. I want gain weight please suggest me.
Doctor I am 21 years old. I have only 48kg weight. And height 165. I am really so worried about this. I have no other health problems. please help me to improve my height and weight. I am really so depressed about this..
I eat a balanced diet required to be healthy. But I am very thin and sometimes my classmates tease me. How can I become fit?
While doing activities i am easily tired. Especially while playing football I can play only first few minutes and then become too tired, and can not run more. I think it is due to lack of stamina. Please give me some tips to increase my stamina level.
What should I do to gain lean muscles.? Shall I go for protien supplements or daily diet can fulfill my need?
Hello sir actually I am suffering from knee pain since 3 month At morning pain much on knee movement Suggest me a right medicine.
Hi, my mother is 60 year old and is sufferring from a type - 2 since 15 years. She has severe knee pains since four years. Kindly advice.
Early morning severe pain in legs left especially and lower back difficult for few hours knee pain also diabetic. Ps advise.
Does consuming a one litre of water empty stomach early morning put additional load on your kidneys? Is it harmful in anyway?
I'm 23 years old male. Now I have current weight in 50 kg and high is 180cm. How to increase the weight?
Am a 18 years old boy. I do heavy weight lifting. Now my trainer say my body got locked. How can I free my body to promote my body growth.
Hello I am eating healthy diet daily but my becoming tired after a small work I am unable to walk also please help me.
Causes and risk factors of hunchback
Hunchback results when the vertebrae in the upper back become increasingly wedge-shaped and the cause for this can be various problems such as:
Cancer and treatment for cancer.
Risk factors: there are certain groups of people who are at increased risk for developing hunchback such as:
Adolescent girls who have a poor posture.
Boys aged between 10 and 15 are at increased risk of developing scheuermann's kyphosis.
Older patients suffering from osteoporosis are at a higher risk for spinal fractures which can contribute to hunchback.
Patients having connective tissue disorders (marfan syndrome) are more prone to developing hunchback.
Signs and symptoms of hunchback
Patient may not have any signs or symptoms if the hunchback is mild.
Abnormally curved spine.
Stiffness in the back.
Pain in the back.
Investigations for hunchback
Neurological exam to check reflexes and muscle strength.
X-rays to determine the degree of curvature and to detect deformities of the vertebrae.
Computerized tomography (ct scan) for more detailed images.
Magnetic resonance imaging (mri) to rule out tumor or infection.
Nerve tests are done if the patient is experiencing any muscle weakness or numbness to check the nerve impulses.
Lung function tests are done for severe hunchback to check if the curve is affecting the patient's ability to breathe.