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For fat loss -weight loss- easy and home made remedies -for a vegetarian -any medicine to fast weight loss?

For fat loss -weight loss- easy and home made remedies -for a vegetarian -any medicine to fast weight loss?

No fast weight loss: Medication can be used for weight loss, but meds are not intended for fast weight loss. Recent studies show that most people who lose weight with meds will regain weight, as if they had never taken the meds, once the medication is stopped. You will need to make long term changes in your diet & exercise routine to lose weight AND keep it off. Eat veggies, protein, healthy fats. Avoid sugar! ...Read more

Dr. Michael Rothman
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Weight Gain (Definition)

Weight gain is an increase in body weight. This can be a result of increases to muscle mass, increases in body fat, or increases in body fluids like water. Occasionally, weight gain can be a symptom of ...Read more


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Loosing weight home remedies?

Loosing weight home remedies?

Exercise diet: Nothing makes you lose wt, it takes 3600cal for every pound you want to lose. Reduce intake and increase exercise to burn more calories and condition the body. No magic here, its all about calories in and out. Home remedies often make you urinate or diarrhea and are not healthy to use in general. ...Read more

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What are the natural home remedies for weight loss?

What are the natural home remedies for weight loss?

No - you have to: Work at it. To lose weight insure that calories burned exceed calories consumed. Drink at least 8 - 8 ounce glasses of water per day. Aim for at least 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day. Use whole grain when possible. Avoid sodas, alcohol & junk carbohydrates. Get in a good mix of aerobic & weight lifting exercises. ...Read more

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Any effective suggestions for losing weight pls?

Any effective suggestions for losing weight pls?

Calories and burn: If male - 2000 cal/day, female 1700 cal/day. Balanced diet, low carb, high protein. Good 300-500 cal/day burn 4 days/week. After 3-4 months of being consistent, weight should come off. Stay diligent. It works. ...Read more

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What can I do for safe rapid weight gain ?

What can I do for safe rapid weight gain ?

You weight what?: 1 kg = 2.2 pounds. You would have to be as tiny as a premature baby to only weigh 1 kg. It would be best to work with a nutritionist. ...Read more

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Iam 30 pounds over weight is there any way to lose weight fast to avoid health problems?

Iam 30 pounds over weight is there any way to lose weight fast  to avoid health problems?

Fast isn't Best.: Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar & junk carbohydrates. Avoid alcohol, sweetened juices, soda & caffeinated beverages. 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. ...Read more

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Weight loss advice plus exercises i can do at home?

Weight loss advice plus exercises i can do at home?

Eat less : And do any kind of exercise you can to burn up 3500 calories to the pound. Walking is excellent exercise and doesn't require special equipment, but make sure you have good shoes, stretch, do warmup and cool down. ...Read more

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How to avoid extreme weight gain after anorexia cure?

How to avoid extreme weight gain after anorexia cure?

Anorexia: I do agree with dr. Kuhn, but i believe it is very important to know that anorexia is not really "cured".I believe there is a genetic predisposition to eating disorders, just like alcohol and drug addiction but, with eating disorders, it can be even more difficult because one "could completely stop alcohol and drugs" but a patient must learn to live with "eating" and see expert drs. And therapists. ...Read more

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What weight should I start in for dumbbells for home weight training?

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What weight should I start in for dumbbells for home weight training?

Strength training: Start 2-5 pounds in each hand. Once your body becomes stronger, you can choose to gradually increase the amount. Ideally, a strength workout should include 8 to 10 exercises targeting the major muscle groups. Take care. ...Read more

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Do the pills for healthy weight loss work?

Do the pills for healthy weight loss work?

No such thing: There are no weight loss pills that work and are also "healthy". Only prescription drugs work and they all have significant potential side effects. Check w/your doctor. Don't get you medical advice from tv or the internet. ...Read more

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What are some tips for weight loss without exercise ?

What are some tips for weight loss without exercise ?

Daily activities: Make your daily activities more difficult - take the stairs, park further away, bike/ walk to work/ store, sit on a swiss ball/ at your desk and stand up every time you answer the phone, or lunge/ hop/ jump from place to place in your house. Things like these may seem small and silly, but the increased calorie burn can add up over time. Don't forget a healthy diet! ...Read more

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Please describe a good weight loss supplement to use and any ideas for losing weight before summer?

Please describe a good weight loss supplement to use and any ideas for losing weight before summer?

None: There are no good weight loss supplements. They are a total waste of money. You lose weight by eating less and exercising more, not by putting unknown chemicals into your body! don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Can medicines cause extreme weight gain?

Can medicines cause extreme weight gain?

Steroids mostly: Steroids (prednisone, decadron, (dexamethasone) etc) can cause rapid increase in weight due to increased hunger. Some antidepressants cause mild increase in weight. Basic testing by your doctor might also check for deficiencies in thyroid, iron, b-12, as metabolic causes for weight gain. ...Read more

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Do raspberry ketones work for weight loss?

Do raspberry ketones work for weight loss?

Why?: Green coffee bean extract and rasberry ketones are of no value for any know medical condition.. They will not help you lose weight, except in your wallet. Save your money and spend it on good food and exercise. Don't get your medical knowledge from friends, tv, the internet, or dr. Oz - he's rarely correct. ...Read more

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What are tips for weight loss ?

What are tips for weight loss ?

Just be sensible.: The real key to weight loss is to just watch the size of your portions at meals, eat healthy, and exercise regularly. There's no radical diet or exercise plan or pill that will magically give you meaningful and sustained weight loss. The ol' fashioned way is still be best way to lose weight for the long term. ...Read more

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How serious are bananas for weight loss?

How serious are bananas for weight loss?

They're good...: Bananas are best known for containing large amounts of potassium, magnesium and vitamin b6 and are low in calories and are low in fat. Bananas are high in fiber which makes you feel full longer, and they have a low glycemic index, which means it's less likely to cause a spike in blood sugar. So, go ahead and eat a banana. :-). ...Read more

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Extreme Weight Gain (Definition)

Extreme weight gain is a clinical finding in which a person has gained a significant amount of weight, and may be due to diet changes, drugs, hormone diseases, or diseases ...Read more