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how can i slow down my metabolism?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
You can't control it: You have no way of controlling your metabolism. Only food intake and exercise are under your control. So eat more or less depending on your daily needs and exercise more if you need to and you will do fine.

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