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Dr. Pamela Pappas
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Can i lose weight using enema?

Can i lose weight using enema?

No: No, this would not be a good or healthy method of weight control. You might clean out some stool, but in the long run this does not weigh much. Best to work with your doctor on a long-term healthy food and exercise plan. Nutritionists and trainers can help you also. ...Read more

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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


Dr. Anna Flor Salcedo
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Can i lose weight using enemas?

Can i lose weight using enemas?

Temporarily : You would loose wt as you have multiple bowel movements however this is only temporary, this is also a non- healthy way to do wt loss as you loose fluids , electrolytes that need to be replaced in our body. ...Read more

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Dr. William Forsythe
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Is there any herb that can help you lose weight?

No: You need motivation and discipline. Minimize carbohydrate intake and control portion size. Do not snack between meals. No bread, pasta, sweets, desserts, junk food, fast food, etc. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Killian
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Dr. Shiroko Sokitch
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Can there be anything in food that if you eat a lot of it it will help you lose weight?

Can there be anything in food that if you eat a lot of it it will help you lose weight?

Vegetables: If you eat a lot of low carbohydrate vegetables, you can lose weight. I think a diet of 50-80% vegetables is the best way to lose weight. ...Read more

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Dr. Chuck Shaffer
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Do all exercises help you lose weight fast?

Do all exercises help you lose weight fast?

Cardio is best: Walking , jogging bike riding all help..Fast weight loss is related to what you eat more than what you do! ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Can eating just collard greens help you lose weight?

Can eating just collard greens help you lose weight?

That would be a: Mighty unbalanced nutrition plan. The person would likely lose a lot of weight initially but then their metabolic rate would start to slow - making it easier to gain weight. ...Read more

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
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Are there any eating programs that can help you lose weight fast?

Are there any eating programs that can help you lose weight fast?

Yes and no: No such thing as an "eating program". Most americans have an appalling diet. Get rid of all forms of sugar, beer, alcohol in other forms, desserts, cookies, baked goods, candy, ice cream even commercial fruit juice. Stick to god made food. I know it is hard but that is an answer that you accept or reject. Neither is it a matter of "cutting back". Only "cold turkey"works. ...Read more

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Dr. Tony Ho
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Can cell food help you lose weight?

Can cell food help you lose weight?

No: None of the holistic/naturalistic/homeopathic food supplements have any proven benefit in weight loss. It comes down to diet and exercise. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Can pure garcia cambodia extract help you lose weight. If yes, how do know the kind to purchase. I am currently thinking of buying but not sure how.

Please don't count: On this to lose weight. If you want to lose weight it requires work. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio ; weight training. You can mix ; match different kinds of physical exercise. ...Read more

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Enema (Definition)

An enema is the introduction of liquid into the rectum to evacuate the bowels[ principly the colon/ large ...Read more


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