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Dr. Alan Heldman
32 years experience in Cardiology
Heart failure: Heart failure means that the heart is not pumping effectively enough to meet the body's needs. There are many reasons this happens, including heart at ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Calorie creep: We plateau because we are human and get tired of dieting! then we nibble just a little bit more than we think we're eating because we're hungry! tr ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience in Cardiology
In certain very: Advanced cases like critical aortic valve stenosis but this generally rare.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience in General Surgery
Not alone: Good diet low cholesterol exercize is key.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
No: Hashimoto's is more commonly associated with slow heart rate and weight gain if untreated. You get fast heart rate and weight loss if you are overtre ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Medications???: Certain medications such as steroids, antidepressants, antipsychotics, antiseizure medications, diabetes medications, high blood pressure medicati ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Heart: Most likely both, if wt. Loss is rapid & beta blocker dose high enough to slow your heart beats & lower your blood pressure.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience in Cardiology
Weight loss: figure out your ideal BMI analyst your daily caloric intake vs expenditure and drop your intake 200-500 calories per 24 hr and you will lose weight. P ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
No: Lipozene is a dietary fiber supplement. Taking it is equivalent to eating a bowl of All-Bran. It does not cause rapid heart beat. However, paroxysmal ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Co enzyme Q10: Many people take coenzyme q 10. There is insufficient data for me to recommend it. Niacin is used to lower cholesterol and raise HDL ("good") choles ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Klein
20 years experience in Family Medicine
Both of course!: While cardio has always been associated with weight loss, the advantages of strength training are increasingly becoming known. Strength training incr ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Diet: Mediterranean diet with only 2 to 3 grams of salt.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience in Integrative Medicine
Not safe: Rapid weight loss has the following risks - gallstones, which occur in 12% to 25% of people losing large amounts of weight over several months. Dehyd ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
Trick question.: They're both important. Cardiovascular exercise burns calories and weight training builds metabolically active muscle.
A 75-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Exercise: You need both kinds of exercise. At least half hour daily of cardio and at least 3 weight sessions a week.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francis Uricchio
37 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: One particular type of weight loss medication, pen/fen (fenfluramine/phentermine) is no longer on the market. When it was available, this medication ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Stress: If you try to change metabolism quickly, your body gets stressed out, and your hormones follow. Aim for one or two pounds per week, slow and steady wi ... Read More
A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Cardiac cachexia: Read this for information: http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/heart-failure/tc/cardiac-cachexia-topic-overview
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience in Cardiology
It surely : Can
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
One you don't eat: They won't help you lose weight, gain muscle or anything positive, although your wallet will lose weight. Save your money, and your health. Learn to e ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience in Internal Medicine
There is no best: Weight loss shake as ideally you'd stick to natural unprocessed foods as best as you can. Remember that motility wise, liquids pass through the stoma ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rodney Del Valle
35 years experience in Anesthesiology
Target zones: For fat loss 70-75% of maximal heart rate for 45 to 60 min is good. For endurance, without loosing muscle mass, 85-90% or more with 1-2 mins sustain, ... Read More
A 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Stern
45 years experience in Cardiology
No: No unless you are undernourished or malnourished.

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