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What are good pills to help you lose weight?

What are good pills to help you lose weight?

Weight loss meds: I'd avoid relying on "natural" weight loss supplements that you get without prescription. Qsymia is a new pill that's a combo of 2 older meds - topamax and phentermine. Qsymia can cause birth defects so we use extreme caution with women. Belviq (lorcaserin) is another new one. However, whether they're good for situation, depends on your current bmi and co-existing conditions (diabetes, high blood pressure). ...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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Is there any herb that can help you lose weight?

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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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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Is it important to exercise to help you lose weight?

Is it important to exercise to help you lose weight?

Lose weigt: It is very hard to lose weight without an accompanying exercise program-to help speed up the metabolism as well help you mentally. Good luck. ...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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Will skating help you lose weight?

Will skating help you lose weight?

Sure it does.: Skating is one of many aerobic activities that can be incorporated into a healthy weight loss program. ...Read more

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Does chromium help you lose weight?

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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Can Metamucil help you lose weight?

Can Metamucil help you lose weight?

Metamucil body wt.: Not really, Metamucil has no role as a weight loss agent. It is prescribed to make a bulk in the stool so you don't get constipation. ...Read more

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Do e-cigarettes help you lose weight?

Do e-cigarettes help you lose weight?

No: Weight loss is done by restricting calories and burning more calories.Nicotine is not a good alternative. ...Read more

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How is water supposed to help you lose weight?

Water flushes: Metabolic waste from your system. Staying well hydrate allows your digestive system to work smoothly. Your body's cells work more effectively when hydrated properly. ...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 laxatives help you lose weight?

Can laxatives help you lose weight?

No: The effect on weight of laxatives is only an illusion. You soon gain the little weight lost as soon as your bowels are full again & you regain the body water lost. The best way to lose weight is diet and exercise. Try eliminating snacks or one meal a day or reduce meal portions by 1/4 - 1/3. Add aerobic exercises (30min - 1hr) 3-5 days a week and you will lose weight. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can going vegan help you lose weight?

Yes: This can be a very healthy lifestyle provided that you supplement -- you will run low on B12 quickly, and may lack usable vitamin a, vitamin d, calcium, iodine, zinc, and iron. There is no magic -- the stuff that vegans eat isn't the stuff that the rest of us gorge on, so they stay thin. The other alleged benefits are hard to demonstrate scientifically as vegans tend to have other healthy habits. ...Read more

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Just taking cinnamon with your meals help you lose weight?

Just taking cinnamon with your meals help you lose weight?

No: I have seen studies indicating cinammon is good in controlling diabetes but I have not seen any studies showing it helps with weight loss. ...Read more

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Are there any prescription drugs that help you lose weight?

Yes. BUT for lasting: Change you need to commit to lifestyle changes. 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. This site helps determine calories burned for > 100 activities:. ...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 shouldn't 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?

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 shouldn't 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?

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

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Can getting a colon cleanse help you lose weight and is it healthy?

Can getting a colon cleanse help you lose weight and is it healthy?

Lose=yes healthy=no: Your colon may hold a few pounds of waste (stool) normally, although severely constipated people may hold more. Evacuating the colon will thus drop some pounds, but they come back as soon as you eat and make more waste, so very temporary. "colon cleansing" is frowned upon, unnecessary and likely often harmful to your body so don't do it! ...Read more