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Dr. Heidi Fowler
1,998 Doctors shared insights

Losing 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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Does manstrubation causes weight loss of body?

Does manstrubation causes weight loss of body?

A tiny bit: You will lose the amount of weight that is the weight of the semen you ejaculate! ...Read more

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Does topomax cause weight loss?

Does topomax cause weight loss?

Yes: Although it is an epileptic and a migraine preventive medication, weight loss is one of a common side effect. ...Read more

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Does clonazep cause weight loss?

Does clonazep cause weight loss?

Clonazepam: Nope. This addictive sedative is more likely to cause weight gain than weight loss. ...Read more

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How do diuretics cause weight loss?

How do diuretics cause weight loss?

Increase urination: Diuretics are a class of drugs that cause the kidneys to excrete a larger volume of urine. This can be a beneficial effect in patients with high blood pressure, congestive heart failure or soft tissue fluid retention.These are not generally used for weight loss except in those individuals retaining extra fluid. Can cause dehydration and electrolyte abnormalities in normal pts trying to lose weight. ...Read more

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Does staterra really cause weight loss?

Does staterra really cause weight loss?

Yes: Weight loss in one of the side effect due to this medication. For some people, this may be a good thing. For many people, however, unintended weight loss can be a problem. For example, weight loss can be a problem in growing children. ...Read more

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Cand diverticulitis cause weight loss?

Cand diverticulitis cause weight loss?

Diverticulitis: Yes, if it is more chronic, such as c.Difficile colitis. Most forms of 'infectious colitis' are treatable and/or spontaneously get better. Crohns colitis or ulcerative colitis also can lead to weight loss. It all depends on what type of colitis you have. ...Read more

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Can ipill cause weight loss?

Can ipill cause weight loss?

Ipill would be: More likely to have temporary weight gain as a potential side effect. ...Read more

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What is the aspect of cancer that causes weight loss?

What is the aspect of cancer that causes weight loss?

Multiple causes: Cancers are cells that grow outside the bodies control system, so the cancer cells steal nutrition from the healthy cells. Cancer patients frequently don't feel well, and therefore don't eat as much as they did in a pre-cancerous state. Also, with feeling poorly people tend to be less active, and therefore lose muscle mass. I hope this helps. Good luck. ...Read more

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How would melanoma cause weight loss?

How would melanoma cause weight loss?

Cancer Cachexia: Early melanoma or any other cancer may not cause weight loss. As the tumor progresses, there are multiple ways it causes weight loss, e., g., loss of appetite, increased catabolic rate, and poor absorption etc. Consult this site for more info.
http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/3292798
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Could stopping mirtazapine cause weight loss?

Could stopping mirtazapine cause weight loss?

No: If anything it will cause weight gain. The interesting thing is that the lower the dose there tends to be more weight gain than on higher doses. It works opposite the way you would think. ...Read more

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Does sweating cause weight loss?

Yes: People do, in fact, lose weight by sweating. However, this loss in overall body weight does not directly lead to long-term body mass reduction, as sweating merely releases liquids within your body’s cells and tissues rather than eliminating fat storage. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cyst cause weight loss?

Can ovarian cyst cause weight loss?

Yes: If you have a decreased appetite or pain or the cyst is not a cyst (cancer) wt can decrease. See your doctor! ...Read more

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Can smoking marijuana cause weight loss?

Can smoking marijuana cause weight loss?

Uncertain: Two research studies that made the news in 2011 found 14%-17% of marijuana users (3 or more times/week) were obese. Presumably, many other mj users were overweight but not obese. Their findings in people who did not use mj showed 22%-25% of non-users were obese. Perhaps people who tend to become mj users are less obese to start with, or maybe mj users use mj instead of food to soothe their stress. ...Read more

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Can cerebral vasculitis cause weight loss?

Can cerebral vasculitis cause weight loss?

Yes: Malaise and weight loss are also common systemic features seen in cerebral vasculitis. Please be noted other causes of weight loss like malignancy, hyper thyroidism etc should also be ruled out. Consult your physician. ...Read more

Dr. Lonnie Smith
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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. Luis Curet
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Glyburide (Definition)

Used with diet and exercise to help control blood sugar in patients with type 2 diabetes. It is an antidiabetic drug in a class of medications known as sulfonylureas, closely ...Read more