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side effects of slim fast

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fernando Garcia
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Weight control: There many factors that contribute to an unhealthy body weight distribution. Notice i emphasize the body composition not weight. Lower body fat should ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
45 years experience Family Medicine
I think so: But if you want to lose weight is possible for you to take exercise and eating low carb diet.
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Doctor recommended?: Did a physician actually recommend slim fast for you? Starvation diets do not work. In fact they often lead to rebound weight gain more than was init ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Rahimi
9 years experience Hepatology
Don't use it: Garcinia cambogia is in most weight loss supplements, and can cause liver failure.It was also used in Hydroxycut which was taken off the market as peo ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Agree w Dr. Rahimi: garcinia cambogia - no well documented scientific evidence.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Sometimes: Here is a great way to check how many calories you may be burning (roughly) depending on your weight and time spent breastfeeding: http://www.Weight- ... Read More
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
24 years experience Integrative Medicine
Yes, but..: Slim fast has horrible ingredients, and I would not feed it to my dog if I had one..From their website, they list Hydrogenated soybean oil, High Fruct ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
24 years experience Pediatrics
Try it and see: Gastritis is a term that refers to inflammation of the stomach lining due to any cause. Gastritis may come on suddenly (acute) or develop and persist ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Cain
36 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
yes,: Read the label to see what is in there. It really is food with calories and all.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
No; Mostly Marketing: If you are really serious, esp. Considering dm, eat hifat (only of natural origin; not processed vegetable fats), moderate protein foods. Eliminate al ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Archer
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Usually nausea: I see you have the component of OCD involved so you are likely to worry more than others. Foul smelling milk is usually spoiled, if it hasn't caused y ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
36 years experience General Practice
Diet not safe: Its not a good idea to diet while breastfeeding. The baby on its own will be taking in anywhere from an additional 500-1000 calories a day. If your in ... Read More

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