A 36-year-old member asked:
How much time will it take me to lose 10 pounds with an 800 calorie diet?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Psychiatry 25 years experience
800 calories per day: is very low. You might actually slow your metabolic rate with this type of intake - this could negatively impact weight over the long run.
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Last updated Oct 4, 2016
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