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My daughter's stomach is very bloated and very uncomfortable for her.  It causes her great anxiety and I think it is a roadblock for her when considering eating 'more food'.  I keep insisting that it is temporary and will go away with time.  Last night she took a selfie with her shirt pulled up to show me and she looked pregnant.  Just wondering what else I can say to her, how I can help soothe her frustrations and worry.

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Hi sunshine1974,
try something like LEFAX it helped us a lot. And you can tell her that the body gaines weight first at the stomach because there are the life saving organs. When the body knows the hunger times are gone he will spread the weight all over her body and she will have a wonderful, sexy and really nice figure. It takes some months in recovery before everything finds "the right place" again.

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Yes, there will be weight redistribution with time...right now, your d's body is compensating for starvation, & the weight near her middle is protecting the internal organs.

If she is having physical discomfort, a hot water bottle or warm blanket may help after meals.

Calm reassurance that this will ease with time may help.

Sending warm support,

It is good to not only hope to be successful, but to expect it and accept it--Maya Angelou
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