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Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
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Lose Weight (Definition)

Many people resolve to lose weight in the New Year for different reasons. For those who are overweight or obese, there are many health benefits to losing weight. It can help decrease your chances of developing diseases including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, osteoarthritis, and even certain types of cancer. Low-calorie diets combined with increased physical activity are thought to be most effective long term. The healthiest weight loss regimen, therefore, is one that consists of making lifestyle changes that incorporate a balanced diet ...Read more


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What are good pills to help you lose weight?

What are good pills to help you lose weight?

Weight loss meds: I'd avoid relying on "natural" weight loss supplements that you get without prescription. Qsymia is a new pill that's a combo of 2 older meds - topamax and phentermine. Qsymia can cause birth defects so we use extreme caution with women. Belviq (lorcaserin) is another new one. However, whether they're good for situation, depends on your current bmi and co-existing conditions (diabetes, high blood pressure). ...Read more

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What else is there besides pills that will help you lose weight?

What else is there besides pills that will help you lose weight?

Cardio Mix: If you adipose tissue that you'd like to lose then consider an increase in cardio and a balanced diet. However, do not always do the same exercise or you will increase your risks for stress injuries. Mix things up with running, biking, swimming, or circuit training. Ultimately you need to burn more than you consume. ...Read more

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Are there any pills to help you lose weight faster that are safe?

Are there any pills to help you lose weight faster that are safe?

The only way to use: medication safely for weight loss is w/the help of a special doctor called a bariatrician. Lifestyle changes including food plan an exercise w/family/doc guidance is good. See Mark Hymnan's book "The Blood Sugar Solution" ford a natural approach. Peace and good health.. ...Read more

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Do weight loss pills really help you lose weight?

Do weight loss pills really help you lose weight?

Yes/depends: Depends on the type but if you get the correct one for your need it works. ...Read more

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Its known that water pills can help you lose weight soo im asking can a doctor give them to a person to help them lose weight?

Its known that water pills can help you lose weight soo im asking can a doctor give them to a person to help them lose weight?

Not real weight loss: Wallaby, while water pills may cause you to lose weight in the first few days, this is not considered true weight loss, and in fact the continued use of diuretics (or water pills) for weight loss can be dangerous. The best way to approach weight loss is through altering the diet, and exercise. For some people who are extremely obese, specific weight loss medications may be helpful. ...Read more

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Is there a pill that will help you lose weight and give you energy and burn fat?. Every week on doctor oz, there seems to be a new miracle pills.

Is there a pill that will help you lose weight and give you energy and burn fat?.  Every week on doctor oz, there seems to be a new miracle pills.

Avoid miracle pills: Use tried & true techniques for weight loss: healthful diet (lean protein, good fats, low gycemic carbs, fruits & veggies, whole grains, low-fat dairy. Avoid sugary foods & drinks; avoid chemical sweeteners (equal, etc; stevia ok). Avoid fast foods. Exercise 30 min a day. Control size of portions. Choose diet u can follow for life. ...Read more

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What dite pills can I take to lose weight?

What dite pills can I take to lose weight?

I would avoid them: Other than alli, which most patient don't like because of side effects (greasy stool), these agents are generally not approved for long term use because of unknown safety. And in my experience, everyone who takes them and then stops gains the weight right back. They are just not a good solution in the long run. I would make common sense changes in diet and exercise to safely lose weight. ...Read more

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How can I lose weight without taking pills?

How can I lose weight without taking pills?

Eat less ; exercise: The key to losing weight is not pills or a temporary diet but permanent changes in diet. Sugars ; simple carbs from grains esp. Cause weight gain. It's also wise to avoid fried foods. I like dr. Furhman's diet: http://bit.Ly/1dhw9ht dr. Weil has useful info: http://huff.To/19ygs8y ; http://bit.Ly/1btzrp7 exercise is also important! it's also best to choose organic foods: http://bit.Ly/1dhw9ht. ...Read more

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Are there any pills that make you lose weight fast?

Are there any pills that make you lose weight fast?

Weight loss meds: I can’t personally make recommendations for weight loss products but the following are FDA approved: Alli, Xenical (orlistat),Meridia (sibutramine), Adipex-P (phentermine) and Sanorex (mazindol). ...Read more

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How can.I lose weight fast is there any pill you would recomend?

How can.I lose weight fast is there any pill you would recomend?

Control-IT: Control-it program by biotics has pills that will help weight loss. ...Read more

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At my age...What's the easiest way to lose weight without taking pills.

At my age...What's the easiest way to lose weight without taking pills.

Calories: Start by keeping a daily calorie count for about one week. After you see what your average calorie intake is per day....Just cut out 500 calories per day and you will loose 1lb per week. If that is too hard, then try and walk about 20-30 minutes per day...That will burn about 250 calories and all you have to cut from your diet is about 250 calories to loose that same 1 lb/week. ...Read more

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Is it possible to lose weight without eating slimming pills of any sort?

Is it possible to lose  weight without eating slimming pills of any sort?

Eat less and exercis: Eat less and increase activity and you can lose weight. Eat healthy with low fat, protein rich foods which contain ample fruits and vegetables. Keep moving and walk for 30-60 minutes daily and you will lose weight... Slowly but surely. Be patient and continue this discipline round the year.Good source of proteins are soy and tofu, eggs, nuts and fish. ...Read more

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What is the best pill or liquid to lose weight?

No good choices: Even the most effective weight loss pill doesn't help a person lose many more pounds than just eating wisely. The best and most long-lasting way to weight loss is cutting down on portion sizes, cutting out empty calories like sweetened beverages, and eating more fruits and vegetables, whole grains, and lean protein. If you need help, check out these sites: eatright.Org or choosemyplate.Gov. ...Read more

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I want to go off the pill and lose weight or stay on?

Not for weight loss: It's doubtful that going off the pill will result in much weight loss. Typically only 5-10 pounds are attributable to the pill. Better idea to decrease refined sweets and increase activity ...Read more

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Is it possible to lose weight without diet pills?

Is it possible to lose weight without diet pills?

Absolutely: Daily exercise, portion control, increasing protein in your diet and limiting fats and sugars are just some of the ways to lose weight. See a nutritionist for great advice for a balanced diet that is right for you. ...Read more

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What diet pills worked the best for you to lose weight?

What diet pills worked the best for you to lose weight?

Diet pills: Hi, rx diet pills are not the first steps in managing weight loss, neither is bariatric surgery. I believe you know to monitor your food intake by writing a journal, increasing activity levels etc.In my experience, at this time, phentermine, has the best success. This medication should only be prescribed by a physician who specializes in wt loss and monitors patients at least monthly. See asbp web. ...Read more

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What's the best diet pill u can take to help u lose weight?

What's the best diet pill u can take to help u lose weight?

Depends: If you are healthy and not using other stimulants, appetite suppressants you can use are phenteramine (generic so not expensive), low dose topamax (topiramate), (topiramate) meredia ( I am not a fan of), or the new one qysmia which is topamax (topiramate) and phenteramine together but expensive. This has to be in conjunction with proper calorie restriction, hydrations and exercise. ...Read more