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How does orthosiphon help in weight loss?

How does orthosiphon help in weight loss?

Yes-diuretic effect: It can aid in weight loss due to fluid loss, however, if fluids are not also taken it can cause kidney damage. Understand that any weight lost from taking orthosiphon is water weight, so this is not a permanent weight loss solution - orthosiphon called java tea. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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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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Can biotin help in weight loss?

Can biotin help in weight loss?

Supports: Biotin supports pancreas - while biotin helps the body burn fat and create energy, there has been no studies connected to weight loss. ...Read more

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Can ganoderma help in weight loss?

Can ganoderma help in weight loss?

Yes: It can help, but reading about reishi mushroom makes it a bit unclear as to safety. Some reports state that it harms the liver and others state that it protects it. My advice would be yes take some if you have no liver issues but don't overdoit. ...Read more

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Will walking help in weight loss? Please help

Will walking help in weight loss? Please help

Walking and weight: Yes, walking will help w/weight loss but it needs to be brisk walking, not simply strolling along. Start w/a physical exam w/your doc to make sure you are healthy enough to exercise. Ask him/her about a food plan such as a low carb/higher protein food plan. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Does consuming alsi (Flax ) seeds help in weight loss?

Does consuming alsi  (Flax ) seeds  help in weight loss?

The only: thing that will weight less is your wallet. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or internet scams. ...Read more

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Can garlic help in weight loss?

Can garlic help in weight loss?

Yes.: The anti-inflammatory properties in garlic help decrease the number of new fat cells. Extra weight means more inflammation and that further increases obesity. That is one of the reasons that the more overweight you are the harder it is to lose. ...Read more

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Does jogging twice a day help in weight loss?

Does jogging twice a day help in weight loss?

Yes: Of course! any type of cardio workout can help with weight loss. ...Read more

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Does fiber help in weight loss?

Does fiber help in weight loss?

Fullness in tummy: Fiber makes us feel full sooner and stays in our stomach longer than other substances we eat, slowing down our rate of digestion and keeping us feeling full longer. Due to its greater fiber content, a single serving of whole grain bread can be more filling than two servings of white bread. Fiber also moves fat through our digestive system faster so that less of it is absorbed. ...Read more

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Can regular enema help in weight loss?

Can regular enema help in weight loss?

No, not the way to: Go. 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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Is it scientifically proven that coconut oil help in weight loss?

Not really: One small study done in brazil (where cocnut oil is a big industry) suggested that it may have some benefit in weight loss. That is hardly scientific and should not be relied upon. In addition, as coconunt oil is high in saturated fat, it may contribute to heart disease so you should limit your intake. However, it is better than trans-fats for baking purposes. ...Read more

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Is an OTC body cleanser a good thing to use to filter bad stuff from body and help in weight loss?

Is an OTC body cleanser a good thing to use to filter bad stuff from body and help in weight loss?

OTC BODY CLEANSER: Not at all, it can be dangerous and can dehydrate you and in some cases patients endedup in intensive care due to side effects and dehydration.Wt loss is temporary loss of water from your body and as you get hydrated it is back. ...Read more

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Can C2 green tea help in weight loss?

Can C2 green tea help in weight loss?

I can't address a : Specific product. A study by maastricht university (holland) noted green tea has catechins ; caffeine w inhibition of o-methyl- transferase ; phosphodiesterase which effects thermogenesis ; fat oxidation. The linus pauling institute reported a study indicating that green tea can assist w glycemic control. Additionally, green tea has a diuretic effect. Calories consumed must be. ...Read more

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Does cla help in weight loss especially the fats around the waist? Is it safe ? Please more details..

Does cla help in weight loss especially the fats around the waist? Is it safe ? Please more details..

CLA: Cla is like any other diet product. It may or may not cause weight loss, is not an fda approved medication (it is fda approved as a food product), and no one knows the long term side effects. No supplement can replace eating healthy and exercise. That's the simple truth. So forget about looking for a supplement and live a healthier lifestyle. ...Read more

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Can whey protein help in weight loss?

Can whey protein help in weight loss?

Protein: Yes, any protein can help by releasing glucagon which then in turn causes fat stores to be released. ...Read more

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Can hyponid medicine help in weight loss...As I am adviced to take it because of pcos?

Probably not: From what i can find on the internet, hyponid is an herbal supplement. Like most of these supplements, there are no legitimate studies that it does anything beneficial for you, despite what they claim. Pcos is best treated through a low carb diet to promote weight loss, exercise. Medications that are proven helpful include metformin, Clomiphene (to help with fertility), oral contraceptives. ...Read more

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

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

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Is eating Bee Pollen safe? What r its benefits? Will it help in weight loss?

Is eating Bee Pollen safe? What r its benefits? Will it help in weight loss?

Safe: Bee pollen is safe but people can have allergic reactions to it. The benefits are minimal and there are no studies showing any help with weight loss. I would save my money and focus on improving your diet and exercise instead! ...Read more

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Does metformin help in weight loss with people with pcos?

Does metformin help in weight loss with people with pcos?

Sometimes: It definitely helps with Insulin use so if you eat a healthy diet and exercise many patients see a weight loss and will also start ovulating, . ...Read more

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Dr. Harinder Gill
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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