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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Epsom Salt: that is not an effective weight loss method. Bug bites will have no effect on bath it may actually help them.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
EPSOM SALT BATH?: THE ANSWER IS NO! ALMOST EVERYONE CAN TAKE EPSOM SALT BATHS.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ted Saha
Dr. Ted Saha answered
42 years experience Palliative Care
EPSOM SALT: Epsom salt has been used for centuries. They have many beneficial properties; used in gardening, household cleaning and 'detoxifying' body ! it may in ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
NO: Of course not!
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Food myths: It doesn't! this is a false myth that is 100% untrue.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sherri Tenpenny
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Blood sugar: Cinnamon can help to balance your blood sugar which can indirectly help with weight loss, but by itself, cinnamon is not a weight loss product.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Honey: Check how much calories are you consuming from the honey. If too much calories you can gain weight.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Epsom salts: I would be surprised if bathing in epsom salts would have any effect on your weight. I would like to hear opinions from other doctors.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Caroline Cribari
22 years experience Psychiatry
Likely.As.It.IsWater: Neem boiled water has antiseptic, antifungal properties and helps gastric ulcers and skin lesions. I could not find studies indicating its value in w ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Poleszak
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Not proven so far: As above.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terri Washington
15 years experience Endocrinology
Not by it's self: If you are using this to replace high sugar beverages such as juice and pop then you are likely to loose weight but just drinking water with lemon by ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Yes: It softens them.
A female asked:
Dr. Sylvie Stacy
9 years experience Preventive Medicine
Effects are minimal: Lemon water with cayenne pepper is very low in calories compared to sugar-sweetened drinks such as soda. So, if you're drinking it instead of calorie- ... Read More
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A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Doug Mason
32 years experience Podiatry
Not directly...: Our bodies are made up of 66% water. It takes exercise or energy deprivation to burn off fat. You can't drink it away. What the water will do is keep ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nimish Gosrani
32 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Hot water: Plenty of water is important as part of a weight loss program, as long as there is no sugar in it.Focus on foods that are not sugary to start to achie ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sherer
36 years experience Anesthesiology
Helps: Helps to keep you feeling full, but calories burned must exceed calories eaten or drunk to lose weight.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Doubtful but...: I never heard this & it seems unlikely but i researched it.2 types are claimed to help- epsom salt baths increase magnesium levels. It's claimed dr. O ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Reasonable to try: There is not much research on this topic, but epsom salt baths are a proven way to get magnesium into our bodies, which most people need more of. Baki ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
By filling stomach: Which produces a feeling of being full & so one can reduce further intake of food. Drinking a glassful with a salad before the main course, and with ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
Salt/water loss only: diuretics (water pills) cause your body to lose salt and water, not body fat. The weight loss is related to water loss only, and will return once you ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Soak away. There should be no problem at all with your soaks.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
If it has no sugar: Helpful weight loss diets have natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Examples include carrots, celery, and iceberg lettuce (l ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Changed personality makes you consume that.

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