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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Ensure : Ensure.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Harrington
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Both are good: Both ensure and boost have about the same number of calories (250) as well as more in the plus varieties. Both suppy good amounts of protein, and can ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Fisher
34 years experience Neurology
Please repost: Better for what?
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Padmashri Rastogi
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Multiple product: Boost and ensure are both nutritional drinks. Both have multiple products in the same brand name with adding prefix or suffix, with differences in var ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Appetite loss: Loss of appetite may be due to psychological or pathophysiological factors. Is pregnancy a possibility? If not, are there any concerns psychologically ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Gromko
48 years experience Family Medicine
A matter of balance.: To gain a single pound, you must eat 3500 calories more than you use. This would translate to an increase in calories of 500/day to gain one pound in ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: I assume you are trying go gain weight or muscle mass after a workout? Ensure plus and boost contain a large amount of calories and protein. Drink ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michel
46 years experience Family Medicine
Food: There are supplements. Not meds these are calories that can be used to supplement the amount of calories taken in and many times are used for people t ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
23 years experience Cardiology
Calories: Look at the calories. Whichever has the most, would help you gain more weight.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Do not need one: You may by ensure at a grocery store or Walmart, without prescription. However, you probably do not need ensure or boost for your health. For good hea ... Read More

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