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Do braces make you lose weight?

Do braces make you lose weight?

No: Reducing caloric input coupled w increasing caloric utilization results in weight loss. When getting used to new braces teeth may be sore, resulting in less calories consumed and very temporary weight loss. Alas this is only temporary. Want to loose weight safely, see a nutritionist. Remake your body as you remake your smile! ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Stevens
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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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I got my braces 2 days ago and it's hard to eat right now. When can I eat solid/hard foods again? Because if I don't i will lose more weight..

I got my braces 2 days ago and it's hard to eat right now. When can I eat solid/hard foods again? Because if I don't i will lose more weight..

See answer: the braces are foreign to the teeth and they tight. This hurts the mouth. After about 3 days you will g Feel better and can eat more solid foods. Then when the braces have to be adjusted you start all over again ...Read more

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How much weight can I lose due to getting teeth braces?

How much weight can I lose due to getting teeth braces?

You are in control: Braces by themselves won't cause you to lose weight :( Hopefully they will encourage you to be more conscientious about what you eat. This lifestyle change can give you all the weight loss that you want. ...Read more

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Which types of foods make you lose weight faster?

Which types of foods make you lose weight faster?

Unprocessed foods: One of the keys to losing weight and keeping it off is to do it in a thoughtful and meaningful way. This includes having the right perspective on food, exercise, sleep, and stress. For food, eat mostly a plant based diet with lots of vegetables, fruits, nuts, beans, seeds, and whole graims and for protein eat wild fish like salmon every other day. Avoid processed foods. Exercise up to 45 minutes. ...Read more

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Could Alli make you lose weight?

Could Alli make you lose weight?

It can assist with: Absorbing some fat content of food you eat but to lose weight you still need to be mindful of caloric intake and remain physically active. ...Read more

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How does adderal make you lose weight?

How does adderal make you lose weight?

Amphetamines reduce : Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is an amphetamine stimulant which reduces appetite when first used. This effect wears off. Thus, not a great 'diet pill' effect for thr long term. Interesting that Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is a mixture of amphetamine salts very similar to an earlier preperation which was used as a diet pill. Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)'s grandfather, benzadrine, was the first drup used to treat the condition we now know as add/adhd. ...Read more

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Do swedish bitters make you lose weight ?

Do swedish bitters make you lose weight ?

No - they don't.: Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed if you desire to lose weight. You can mix ; match different kinds of physical exercise. This site can help you determine calories burned for over 100 activities: http://www.Prohealth.Com/weightloss/tools/exercise/calculator1_2.Cfm. ...Read more

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Can depovera make you lose weight?

Can depovera make you lose weight?

No: There is no biological or pharmacologic reason dmpa would make you lose weight. The majority of women on dmpa report weight gain, or no weight change. If you lose weight on dmpa it is for another reason. ...Read more

Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Braces (Definition)

They are used in orthodontics. The braces are put onto the teeth at precise anatomical locations, and wire runs through the braces and brings teeth into proper alignment. This is a very short answer for a very ...Read more