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how to lose weight if you are a quadriplegic

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura Arbogast
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Maybe: Maybe you will but you're still at risk for oral, laryngeal, and esophageal cancers which if you get cancer will definitely help with the weight loss.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Mitchell
22 years experience Bariatrics
Diet and exercise: Exercise, exercise, exercise....Increase your exercise to 5-6 times per week at least 30 minutes to an hour and get your heart rate up. Once you are ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
38 years experience Pediatrics
No: What you lose is water, and may become seriously dehydrated and even collapse or seize. Please don't.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Nishi
21 years experience Bariatrics
Eat healthier: Absolutely! I am a bariatric surgeon, but i counsel my patients on healthy eating and that alone can result in significant weight loss. Of course, in ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe,maybe not: Some grow into their earlier fluffy weight & convert it to muscle & bone growth. However, a balanced dietary intake, exercise & avoiding sedentary ac ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Depends on how...: If you eat healthy most of the time you can get away with less healthy options now and then, but it depends on to what degree you cheat. If your cheat ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
No Carbs & ↓Quantity: Carbohydrates/sugar (carbohydrate/starch means sugar, both simple & complex) is the least needed food (esp. fructose) & most easily/quickly co ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Juicing: Try juicing - fresh, organic vegetable and fruit mixes. You might find it more palatable.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Weight Loss: If you don't eat enough calories to sustain health and life it can be very dangerous. Please see your doctor about a possible referral to a licensed ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No: You don't have to have readily observable sweat to burn calories.

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