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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julia Stanford
22 years experience in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
No data on this: Very little research has been done on the HCG diet and the risk for infertility. Because there is very little research on this diet i never recommend ... Read More

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Dr. Barbara Toppin
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely: Probably not , staph is present every on the skin. Ask your md about the possible cause of your infection.
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not related: The HCG diet would not be related to the development of a cystadenoma. At age 52 with an 8 cm ovarian mass I am hoping that you are scheduled for surg ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Haynes
36 years experience in Endocrinology
Exercise: The HCG approach to weight loss is not recommended by multiple reputable medical organizations and fda (http://www.Fda.Gov/forconsumers/consumerupdate ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Well: No, the diet, though i think no longer advised, will not increase your pregnancy risk above having unprotected intercourse and relying on emergency or ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not working?: If you are having to do a diet plan over and over again then one must conclude that this particular diet is not working for you very well. Maybe it i ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Scam: This is a very-low-calorie diet with an expensive placebo. You'll lose weight by restricting calories, and spend money for something that will do you ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frances Ilozue
24 years experience in Family Medicine
Low carb: Mostly very low carb diet, lots of non-starchy fruits and vegetables, lean protein and healthy oils (olive and coconut). Avoid sweets and processed fo ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience in Family Medicine
Starvation: It doesn't work. The diet stipulates that you are on a extremly low calorie intake. This is what causes the weight loss, but it is very difficult to m ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chuck Shaffer
32 years experience in Bariatrics
See below: The American Society of bariatric physicians does not recommend the hCG diet..most patients who follow this program gain all their weight back. Becaus ... Read More

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