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I was told by the doctor to eat provision foods for my iih to loss weight, since then i've being eating cassava, would i loss the weight?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Cassava is starch: Cassava is tapioca and is a starch, which means carbs or carbohydrates. People usually don't lose weight by eating carbs, unless they are eating just a little bit of carbs. Eating carbohydrates makes people hungry for more, a short while later. Not sure what "provision foods" are, as that doesn't sound like an american term.

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