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can a person with hyperthyroidism use the hcg diet

A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Accurate information: You might not be aware, but physicians and dieticians are not recommending the hCG diet. I realize the diet is popular and sometimes it's done under s ... Read More

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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doesn't sound safe: The HCG diet has a person eating 500 calories a day for more than a month. That's just one big slice of pizza a day. A 4-month old baby eats 500 calor ... Read More
Dr. Michael Sinclair
37 years experience Family Medicine
Its probably safe: It will raise testosterone levels in men. The HCG diet has had side effects, but those are due to rapid weight loss (gall stones) and eating only 500 ... Read More
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Dr. Emil Shakov
16 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
No: When done under supervision of a physician it is safe and you lose only abnormal fat. <a href="http://www.Prlog.Org/12249227-hcg-diet-offered ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Kaufman
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Weight loss: Most people try to use human growth hormone for weight loss and for metabolism. It has never been proven to be effective when taken orally. Most of th ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Rothman
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: The HCG diet was originally developed by a.T.W. Simeons M.D. During the 1940's -1950's. It has been used all over the world for over 50 years. This me ... Read More
Dr. Emil Shakov
16 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Won't work: Drops are worthless. You need a qualified physician to administer correctly the injection HCG and the original 500 calorie diet with strict adherence ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
??: If you google HCG diet in britain you may be able to find providers who do it.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Insufficiency : The diet is really a starvation diet and can cause problems with heart and other organs because you aren't getting enough nutrition and can see conse ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Don't know: I went to their website and can't really determine what is in it. I would recommend that you not continue with this medication. Try weight watchers a ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Not supposed to and u should do it under doctor supervision.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Lipman
54 years experience Diabetology
Yesif no Sugar: You can drink any drinks that have no sugar such as crystal light, diet soda, sparkling waters etc.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience Integrative Medicine
Depends: There is nothing good about the 500 cal HCG diet. Do not do it. Check my webpage: drfairchild.Org on advice on diet.
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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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