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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


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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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Can eating frruits only for aweek help you lose weight?

Can eating frruits only for aweek help  you lose weight?

Fruit only diet: will raise your blood sugar and that is not good. You can get sick and gain weight. Balance your fruit w/carbs,good fats, and protein. Try to have some of each at each meal. See your doc or a nutritionist for a safe and healthy food plan. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can B12 help you lose weight?

Can B12 help you lose weight?

Probably Not: B12 is a great vitamin to have in your diet, however, it alone wont help. Stick to a diverse, vegetable rich diet and make sure you get regular exercise. ...Read more

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Does molly help you lose weight?

Does molly help you lose weight?

Molly is not: The way to go - stay away from dangerous drugs. ...Read more

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Hi docs, would cardio help you lose weight ?

Hi docs, would cardio help you lose weight ?

Absolutely: A combination of cardio workouts ; weight training and nutritious diet with portion control is optimum. ...Read more

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Is journaling an effective way to help you lose weight?

Is journaling an effective way to help you lose weight?

To keep track: Journaling helps you keep track of your progress and can be a good tool. ...Read more

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Wil phetermine help you lose weight?

Wil phetermine help you lose weight?

Yes: Phentermine can help with weight loss, to be used for short period of time, however, tolerance to the drug happens so you will not see further wt loss after prolonged use. ...Read more

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Does garncinia cambogia really help you lose weight?

Diet Products: Nope. Notice not one physician recommended this product. It, like all of the products before it, will not lead to any real or lasting weight loss. If there were truly an effective weight loss product all of us would be advocating for it. ...Read more

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Will peeing help you lose weight?

Will peeing help you lose weight?

Urine and Obesity: Nope. Thus the old myth that diuretics can help is a false and dangerous myth. Urine will be expelled from your body as your kidneys do their normal function of cleaning waste from the blood. ...Read more

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Can drinking water help you lose weight?

Can drinking water help you lose weight?

Yes!: Especially if drunk before and with a meal. It fills you, and you eat less. Also, there may be some truth that your body must boost metabolism, if you drink "cold, " water. This is controversial, but the first statement is not. However, we all should drink two quarts per day! and it will help a diet. This question is the easiest nutritional support advice i can give! ...Read more

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Will taking vitamins help you lose weight?

Will taking vitamins help you lose weight?

Takes more than that: Best bet is nutritional weight loss diet with aerobic exercise. No vitamins will help you loose weight however while loosing a good once a day vitamin will help keep your diet balanced, better yet get a diet program that is highly nutritious and not just crash (and burn) and you shouldnt need one. ...Read more

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Can magnesium citrate help you lose weight?

Not on its own: It will definitely help you have bowel movements. You need a comprehensive program to help you lose weight. That is the right good choices, the right exercise program, nutraceuticals and pharmacological medications as determined by a qualified doctor in weight loss. ...Read more

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Can drinking black tea help you lose weight?

No: You may be thinking of green tea. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggest extracts from green tea can act as a plant-based alternative for glycemic control. Black tea is not associate with the same health benefits as green tea. ...Read more

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Could counting calories help you lose weight?

Could counting calories help you lose weight?

It can help: 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 exercise. ...Read more

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How much drinking water help you lose weight?

2 quarts...: Drinking cold water (8 oz) perfore you eat can help lose weight, particularly if you drink another glass with food. Fills you up. No calories. An important part of a diet to lose weight! ...Read more

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Could drinking laxatives help you lose weight?

Temporarily: Because you will loose lots of water weight. Long use is not recommended and could be dangerous. ...Read more

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Which vitamins are good to help you lose weight?

Which vitamins are good to help you lose weight?

Takes more than that: Best bet is nutritional weight loss diet with aerobic exercise. No vitamins will help you loose weight however while loosing a good once a day vitamin will help keep your diet balanced, better yet get a diet program that is highly nutritious and not just crash (and burn) and you shouldnt need one. ...Read more

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Can this new hCG diet really help you lose weight?

Can this new hCG diet really help you lose weight?

Yes: You must follow the diet originally created by dr. Simeon. If you are getting hungry than you are not on real HCG or the proper dose. The only way to do this diet is under supervision of a qualified physician and strict adherence to the original 500 calorie diet. When done the right way, you will not be hungry. The wrong nuts have high fat content which is counter to the diet. ...Read more

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Does drinking water help you lose weight at first?

Does drinking water help you lose weight at first?

Hunger vs thirst: Drinking more water may help you realize that you are more thirsty than hungry which would cause you to eat less. It may also fill you up so you don't want to eat as much. Just be careful not to overdo it and deplete your electrolytes which would make you feel fatigued and faint. ...Read more

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Does complan meal replacement help you lose weight ?

Does complan meal replacement help you lose weight ?

Lose weight: If you are concerned about weight I strongly recommend you make an appointment with a Dietitian!

Hope things go well - please let me know! ...Read more

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Can push ups and jumping jacks help you lose weight?

See below: Any exercise that increases the heart rate will help to lose calories and weight. ...Read more

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Will drinking water help you lose weight? If so, why?

Will drinking water help you lose weight? If so, why?

No, I think it can.: No, i think it can help. Most people don't drink enough water, but water (a full glass), before each meal has been shown to help create a sense of fullness. Therefore people eat less. It has also been shown that drinking ice water before a meal helps delay gastric emptying, leaving you "full" longer. There is a cult diet that says your body burns more calories if you drink cold fluids. Not! ...Read more

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Will starving help you lose weight or is this a bad idea?

Bad idea: You will definitly lose weight if you starve and don't eat, but you will lose muscle weight more than fat weight making you weak (and still overweight). It can damage your kidneys, cause mineral imbalances that can trigger heart problems. Once you go back to your current bad diet you will gain all the weight back. The correct way to lose weight is through a balanced low calorie diet and exercise. ...Read more

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Is it safe to put cinnamon in tea to help you lose weight?

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Is it safe to put cinnamon in tea to help you lose weight?

Cinnamon in tea: Doubt it would help with weight loss. ...Read more

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Does garcinia cambogia extract really help you lose weight?

Does garcinia cambogia extract really help you lose weight?

I don't think so: And you're on several medications, so it's better not to complicate with an herbal that could have many effects. ...Read more

Enema (Definition)

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