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Please tell me how long does it take to lose weight?

Please tell me how long does it take to lose weight?

One lb per week: The type of weight you lose is important. You can lose the wrong type of weight (muscle bone and water) or the right type of weight (fat) depending on your program. Healthy weight loss (mainly fat) is usually about 1lb per week, but consult your doctor to figure out what's healthy for you. Your age, sex, current weight, and any illnesses you have factor into your goals. ...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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How long does it take for an anorexic to lose weight?

How long does it take for an anorexic to lose weight?

Anorexic: Depends on perception of ideal weight, dietary habits, general health. ...Read more

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Can you lose weight on water pills? If so how long does it take?

Can you lose weight on water pills? If so how long does it take?

Yes, but. . .: All you lose on water pills is water weight. Actually not just water but body fluids and certain mineral electrolytes which if not replenished can cause you health problems. You do not lose body fat which should be the aim of any weight loss program. Consider paleolithic style eating. ...Read more

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How long does it take to lose weight from lexapro (escitalopram)?

How long does it take to lose weight from lexapro (escitalopram)?

Lexapro (escitalopram): Lexapro (escitalopram) is not a diet pill. Some weight loss is reported but also some report slight weight gain. Overall, weight changes are slight to none. ...Read more

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How long does it take the body to replace massive blood loss. I want to start working out and lose weight but doc says I will be weak for 2 weeks?

How long does it take the body to replace massive blood loss. I want to start working out and lose weight but doc says I will be weak for 2 weeks?

If you had...: "massive" blood loss the last thing you should be worried about at this stage is when you can work out. Give yourself full time to heal and recover before you stress your body more. Start slow! ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how long will it take to lose weight if I diet, exercise etc.?

Can someone tell me how long will it take to lose weight if I diet, exercise etc.?

Cardio Mix: This varies from person to person. If you have adipose tissue to lose (not everyone does), then consider an increase in cardio and a balanced diet. However, do not always do the same exercise or you will increase your risks for stress injuries. Mix things up with walking, running, biking, swimming, or circuit training. Consult a nutritionist for your diet needs. Best of luck! ...Read more

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I decided to lose weight. I'm currently at 181and I want to get down to 145 to 150. How long would it take?

Think Math: At 181, your current maintenance required calories is about 12 calories per pound or 2170 cal per day. Try to limit your daily calorie input to 1200 cal per day. That is a reduction of almost 1000 cal per day. 3500 cal = 1 pound. So, you might expect to lose a pound every 3 1/2 days (about 8 pounds a month). So, be patient, be committed. Have a plan to do this for about 4 months to reach goal. ...Read more

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How long should it take for me to lose weight on atkins?

How long should it take for me to lose weight on atkins?

You may see: Some immediate loss during induction phase because with lack of carbs- your body will burn glycogen which stores a lot of water. Please remember that many people are not able to sustain this type of eating plan because it does require a lifestyle change. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for an anorexic person to lose weight?

How long is it supposed to it take for an anorexic person to lose weight?

We Try 2 Do No Harm: U are asking how long it takes someone who is starving him/herself 2 lose weight. This reminds me of cruel "medical experiments" [read: torture] performed on some prisoners in world war ii. From those so-called experiments, we learned things like how low body temperature can drop before a person dies. >> for help with ur fears about weight contact neda: http://bit. Ly/158io3p they'll understand. ...Read more

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If somebody becomes bilimic, how long would it take to lose weight?

If somebody becomes bilimic, how long would it take to lose weight?

Forever: A person with bulimia nervosa may not lose weight at all. In fact, he or she might eve be overweight. It is easy to confuse bulimia nervosa with anorexia nervosa, the latter of which always involves being underweight. ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for to lose weight on a raw food diet?

Please tell me how long it takes for to lose weight on a raw food diet?

Wrong Direction: Loss of weight has nothing to do with raw or cooked foods. It is only a matter of the amount of calories you intake in a day. Cooking food was started to disinfect the food even though some vitamins and minerals may suffer degradation. ...Read more

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İ have a diet program and now I am 87 kg and I want to be 65kg. How long it takes? İ want to lose weight in a short time

İ have a diet program and now I am 87 kg and I want to be 65kg. How long it takes? İ want to lose weight in a short time

For lasting results: Slower is better. Aim for 1/2 up to 2 pounds per week. It takes 3, 500 calories burned per pound. The rate that you lose will be determined by how much you consume compared to how much you burn. Take care. ...Read more