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Does cinnamon and honey help you lose weight?

Does cinnamon and honey help you lose weight?

Fantsy: If it does you've discovered a new miracle approach to weight loss. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Ginger (Definition)

Human studies suggests that 1g daily of ginger may be effective for nausea and vomiting in pregnant women when used for short periods (no longer than 4 days). Several studies have found that ginger is better than placebo in relieving morning sickness. In a small study of 30 pregnant women with severe vomiting, those who took 1 gram of ginger every day for 4 days reported more relief from vomiting than those who took placebo. In a larger study of 70 pregnant women with nausea and vomiting, those who received a similar dosage of ginger felt less nauseous and did not vomit as much as those who received placebo. Pregnant women should ask their doctor before taking ginger, and should be careful not take more ...Read more


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Does green tea actually help you lose weight?

Does green tea actually help you lose weight?

Being studied: Although there are mixed results with clinical trials, there is some promising research on the polyphenols found in green tea being associated with increased metabolism. ...Read more

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Does green tea help you lose weight?

Does green tea help you lose weight?

It can help: Green tea contains caffeine and a substance known as EGCG. Both of these can increase metabolism or basal metabolic rate. It is not, however, a magic pill. Appropriate nutrition and exercise are still the cornerstones of any weight loss regimen. ...Read more

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Will Green tea help you lose weight?

Will Green tea help you lose weight?

Minimally but can: help. It can be used as a plant based alternative for glycemic control. It is also a diuretic. ...Read more

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Does drinking help you lose weight or can it make you gain weight instead?

That depends: Drinking adequate amounts of water each day can assist with weight loss. Drinking caloric beverages may cause an increase in weight. ...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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Does drinking vinegar help you lose weight?

Does drinking vinegar help you lose weight?

Not a bit: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1775472781/1708440999?token=378a5145 might be of some interest.

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Can black tea help you to lose weight?

No: The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggest extracts from green tea can act as a plant-based alternative for glycemic control. This does not extend to black tea. ...Read more

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Will mango and ginger water help me lose weight?

Will mango and ginger water help me lose weight?

Mango SEEDS, ginger: There is evidence that an extract of the seeds of the african mango may help a bit with weight loss but this is totally different from eating mangoes, which are high in sugars- see http://www.Shape.Com/weight-loss/food-weight-loss/african-mango-miracle-weight-loss-supplement.Ginger may help a bit by boosting metabolism & reducing inflammation.But there is no substitute diet & exercise.See comment:. ...Read more

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Can coffee help you lose weight?

Can coffee help you lose weight?

Possibly: Coffee is a stimulant because of the caffeine; and though it may help your metabolism along; it is not without risk...Stomach upset/ulceration primarily among them. Best to check in with your doctor about the best way for you to accomplish weight loss...Low fat diet/exercise is usually a good way to go. ...Read more

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Is green tea help you lose weight?

Is green tea help you lose weight?

Yes: Green tea helps reset parathyroid and thyroid indirectly and helps boost metabolism. ...Read more

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Can dandelion root tea help weight loss?

Can dandelion root tea help weight loss?

Weight loss: I would not expect that you would change your weight loss significantly. It may reduce appetite somewhat but in the long term that does not help with maintaining weight loss. Lifestyle changes, dietary changes and exercise comprise a successful formula. Give that a try and good luck. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if green tea extract and cla can help lose belly fat?

Can you tell me if green tea extract and cla can help lose belly fat?

Neither of these: will cause you to lose fatty tissue specifically from your abdomen. ...Read more

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Help please! could camomile tea help you lose weight?

No: Tea has not special properties to help you loose weight, any decrease in the calories taken in with buring calories with exercise that leads to energy deficit will cause weight loss. ...Read more

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Can you tell me something I can drink that will help boost my weight loss. will green tea help?

Can you tell me something I can drink that will help boost my weight loss. will green tea help?

Green tea can help: mildly. Green tea has a diuretic effect so you lose water weight. The Linus Pauling Institute reported a study that suggests green tea extracts acts as a plant-based alternative for glycemic control. Catechins in the tea may ^ thermogenesis. 3 to 4 cups/day can have health benefits. Drinking 5 or > cups of caffeinated green tea can lead to possible side effects. ...Read more

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Does chromium help you lose weight?

No: Although chromium influences Insulin and glucose metabolism, it has not been shown to produce sustained weight loss. ...Read more

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Need doctor's help! will lipton tea do any help in weight loss ?

NO: Lipton tea has nothing special in it to cause wt loss but if part of low cal diet you may notice wt loss. ...Read more

Dr. Krishna Kumar
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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