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A 39-year-old male asked:

just how fast does slim fast work? would slim fast have to be drunk everyday to start seeing results?

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Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
Family Medicine 45 years experience
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
General Practice 28 years experience
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 initially lost. There is no proof that slim fast will lead you to any real or lasting weight loss. Perhaps you should discuss your diet plans with your physician.

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