Top
30
Doctor insights on: Ear Patch To Help You Lose Weight

Share
1

1
Does your head shrink when you lose weight?

Does your head shrink when you lose weight?

Yes. In a good way: Your head does shrink when you lose weight. But your self esteem enlarges. ...Read more

Dr. Mark Ingerman
24 Doctors shared insights

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


3

3
Can you tell me if I lose weight will my head get smaller?

Can you tell me if I lose weight will my head get smaller?

See below: Your head will not shrink but your face will look thinner as fat all over your body, including your face, chin, and neck, is burned off. ...Read more

4

4
I know a person's face can gain or lose weight, but is it possible for their head circumference also?

I know a person's face can gain or lose weight, but is it possible for their head circumference also?

In adults no, unless: The bony skull itself becomes bigger, such as in acromegaly, a rare endocrine disorder, if really concerned see your doctor / endocrinologist, wish you wellness ...Read more

5

5
I've had 2 sinus surgries & it hrts my head to exercise due to ❤️ rate elevating. How can I lose weight? Clean eating just isn't enough to lose 20 lbs

I've had 2 sinus surgries & it hrts my head to exercise due to ❤️ rate elevating. How can I lose weight? Clean eating just isn't enough to lose 20 lbs

You can burn: Calories going on a gentle hike or walk. Any physical activity can help burn calories if you can not tolerate significant physical exertion at this time. Take care. ...Read more

6

6
I have pcos my vagina is always dry, get head ached, over weight and hard to lose weight. Could it be due to low estrogen?

I have pcos my vagina is always dry, get head ached, over weight and hard to lose weight. Could it be due to low estrogen?

A Body Mechanic View: Medical system approach to problems of an embodied soul connected to a mind, fragile brain + body is to pick apart inherently complex integrated life issues. Estrogen (a derivative of cholesterol) is 1 of many signaling hormones & may be involved but far from primary control. Pcos strongly correlated with Insulin resistance, body fat, lfhc foods. Suggest study: dietdoctor, taubes, attia, nusi. Org. ...Read more

7

7
I'm 36. Cannot lose weight (healthy diet/exercise reg.) low libido, chronic constipation, dry skin on legs and my head sweats a lot! Help!

Can't lose wt: Goblue, I am sorry you are having problems losing weight. If you haven't been checked out by your physician I would suggest doing so to make sure there are no underling physical problems. Hypnotherapy has been proven very effective in weight loss. Make sure you go to a licensed and certified mental health professional who does hypnotherapy. ...Read more

9

9
Do weight loss patches help you lose weight?

Do weight loss patches help you lose weight?

An additional way: Patch will work but you would have to use additional methods too. Any one product is not effective - some patch has sea kelp which helps thyroid, some has anti- inflammatory products some have carnitine so each helps in a small way. ...Read more

10

10
Hi Doc, I am on a contraceptive method Evra patch. Is it still going to work if I use slimming products to lose weight?

Hi Doc, I am on a contraceptive method Evra patch. Is it still going to work if I use slimming products to lose weight?

Diet: Evra patch?: Most "diet pills" have some form of amphetamines to suppress appetite. The Evra patch will not be affected by these or other common "slimming products": the hormones in the patch are released through the skin. ...Read more

12

12
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

13

13
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

14

14
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

15

15
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

16

16
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

17

17
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

18

18
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

19

19
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

20

20
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

22

22
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

23

23
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

24

24
Chlorophyll plus guanava does it help you lose weight?

Chlorophyll has: Little evidence to support its use but some people claim it helps. Guarana contains caffeine and some alkaloids that may reduce hunger. Too much guarana may be harmful. Chlorophyll is in all leafy green plants and you will get plenty from consuming spinach, green beans, parsley and other leafy greens. Best regards for good health. ...Read more

25

25
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

26

26
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

27

27
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

29

29
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

30

30
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