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The pros cons of the slim fast diet

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
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Nutrition 38 years experience
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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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Dr. Jan Lei Iwataanswered
Ophthalmology 28 years experience
You need to work with : A doctor. The type of medications you're on and the fact that you have a medical history of OCD means that it would be wise to consult your doctor, or... Read More
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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Slim fast: The Slim Fast diet program is pretty good. They were one of the very first to recognize that calories intake to lose weight depends on height. The dr... Read More
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Dr. Karen Dantin
Family Medicine 39 years experience
?: Slim fast is really high carbs. I always seem to get hungry quickly doin it.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samer Kafelghazal
Bariatrics 33 years experience
High protein diet: Most likely you are having some hypoglycemia si you should try a small fruit like an apple or a small banana and that should resolve the problem , als... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
Sports Medicine 47 years experience
I think so: But if you want to lose weight is possible for you to take exercise and eating low carb diet.
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
Integrative Medicine 26 years experience
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
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 26 years experience
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 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Archer
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Rahimi
Hepatology 11 years experience
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
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
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
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Guerra
Pharmacology 9 years experience
Yes you can: Yes taking Metformin and drinking Slim Fast is fine. I know there are a variety of Slim Fast drinks out there and their nutritional facts vary, but in... Read More
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