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WEIGHT CYCLERS PRONE TO GALL STONES

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GallstonesIn their great zeal to be thin many dieters put their health in jeopardy by trying to lose too much weight too fast .eating too few calories and rapidely shedding kgs can be unsafe.A multi center study[including National cancer Institute,US]published in the November 27 issue the Archievs of Internal Medicine has reported that weight cyclers- a common term for people who continuously put on weight and shed it off- are much more likely to develop gall bladder stone than others. WEIGHT VARIATION---------RISK FOR GALL STONE upto2.25kg --------Nill 2.25 to4.05kg --------21% 4.5 to 8.55kg --------38% 9kg or more --------76% source:TIMES OF INDIA

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WEIGHT CYCLERS PRONE TO GALL STONES