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Sometimes, weight gain is disproportionate in nature and avoiding it can have severe consequences on your health. Emily Bartley suffered from extra fat in legs and failed to find the reason for years. When Emily turned 10-year-old, she began to weigh more than 20-30 pounds than her friends.
Emily's weight gain was shocking as she was an athlete and active girl from her childhood itself.
Read on to know the reason behind sudden weight gain of Emily Bartley.
She had no clue about her extra fat in legs.
Even after losing 30 pounds, her weight seemed to be at a standstill.
She noticed extra fat in legs which became disproportionate with time.
After years of suffering, Emily consulted Dr. David Amron for diagnosis of her illness.
Symptoms of lipedema include column-like legs with bruises that are considerably larger than the upper part of the body.
This rare disorder generally affects women and causes hormonal imbalance during pregnancy or puberty.
This genetic disorder causes storage of fat excessively in legs and arms.
Liposuction is the only solution which is not covered by insurance.
However, she was unable to get full result for a few months.
Emily is now inspiring other women to understand the reason behind their weight gain.
She shares her workout and diet snaps with her friends and followers.
If you're also suffering from sudden weight gain, then it is time to know the reason.
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