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Could any product you eat/drink actually make you lose weight?

Could any product you eat/drink actually make you lose weight?

To Lose Weight: It is NOT what you eat, IT IS, what is eating you! Understand the stresses in your life- eating due to sadness, frustration, loneliness, boredom: concern about your appearance and desire to have approval of family and friends. Have Balanced Diet with Protein, Fat, carbohydrates, Minerals, and Vitamins. Start with 1500 Calories/day and daily exercise to lose weight. See a Nutritionist. ...Read more

Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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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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I'm 19. Wanna get on birth control that doesn't make you gain weight but helps lose it. Ideas?

I'm 19. Wanna get on birth control that doesn't make you gain weight but helps lose it. Ideas?

IUD: Hormonal therapies may cause weight gain. A non-hormonal intrauterine device would be less likely to cause weight gain. In any case, you should discuss the options with your OB. ...Read more

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What are some pills that make you lose weight fast?

What are some pills that make you lose weight fast?

Weight loss: The following are FDA approved: Alli, Xenical (orlistat),Meridia (sibutramine), Adipex-P (phentermine) and Sanorex (mazindol). However, I recommend exercise and food control with healthy diet if you want to lose weight. ...Read more

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Will that make you gain weight if you don't eat the recommended amount of calorie intake while losing weight?

Will that make you gain weight if you don't eat the recommended amount of calorie intake while losing weight?

Maybe: If you constantly eat too little your body can go into a survival mode thinking that food is not avialble and reduce your metabolism. Generally when on a weightloss program, the set calories are an average per day (you may go over one day & under one) but try to stay close to the suggested amount so your body does not think it is being starved. ...Read more

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Are negative calorie foods a real thing? Does eating them make you lose weight faster?

Are negative calorie foods a real thing?  Does eating them make you lose weight faster?

???: Not real so far. Cucumbers and red beet and a lot of other vegetable are very very low on calories. But never negative. Does not exist so far. I would love to invent them and get a patent on it. Therefore this is all money making stuff so far. ...Read more

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Are there any pills that make you lose weight fast?

Weight loss meds: I can’t personally make recommendations for weight loss products but the following are FDA approved: Alli, Xenical (orlistat),Meridia (sibutramine), Adipex-P (phentermine) and Sanorex (mazindol). ...Read more

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Can the progesterone pill make you gain weight?

Can the progesterone pill make you gain weight?

Not usually: For most women, the weight changes seen with the progestin-only birth control pill (if that's what you are referring to) is minimal. Some women say that they are very sensitive to any birth control pills, but each individual's experiences are to be noted and respected. ...Read more

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Does consuming sweetener instead of sugar make you lose weight faster?

Does consuming sweetener instead of sugar make you lose weight faster?

It's a better choice: You'll lose weight faster than if you had chosen sugar, but using the artificial sweetener does not make you lose weight by itself. ...Read more

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Lipozene claims their pills will cause one to lose body fat w/o exercising or changing eating habit. Is this false advertising?

Lipozene claims their pills will cause one to lose body fat w/o exercising or changing eating habit.  Is this false advertising?

Lipozene NotHelp FaT: Overcounter supplements like lipozene make all kinds of false claims. YUou cannot lose weight without changing exercise/and or diet. The best combination is aerobic exercise coupled with a low carb diet. ...Read more

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Does acne medication make you lose weight?

Does acne medication make you lose weight?

Acne meds: A person might experience decreased appetite, nausea or vomiting on Accutane which could impact weight. But this is not considered a significant side effect of this medication. If you were referring to a different medication then please clarify and re-ask question. ...Read more

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Does the raspberry ketone pills really make u lose weight and is it safe?

Does the raspberry ketone pills really make u lose weight and is it safe?

Unproven remedy: It probably does nothing. Do yourself a favor and get with your personal physician and/or a physician who's open to holistic medicine / supplements and talk about what will really work -- it'll be mostly about lifestyle, fitness, and even getting over the idea that health comes from a pill bottle. I'm very glad you want to lose weight. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What over-the-counter diet pills can I take that works fast burns fat gives energy also is safe? I have did weight lost programs different diets

What over-the-counter diet pills can I take that works fast burns fat gives energy also is safe? I have did weight lost programs different diets

NONE WORK: No over the counter pill sold as fat burner or weight loss pill does not work only way to loose weight is eating less and properly and exercising. ...Read more

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Number one food that makes you lose weight?

Number one food that makes you lose weight?

There isn't just one: There isn't a magical food that makes you lose weight. However, if i was pressed to pick one, i would say water since most of us are dehydrated anyway. Drinking water (rather than sugary fruit juices and soft drinks -- including "diet" ones!) will help our metabolism work more effectively. Also, replacing grains and starches with non-starchy, multicolored vegetables would be useful too. ...Read more

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I really want to lose my weight fast. Is there any diet pill or any remedy that you use to lose weight fast?

I really want to lose my weight fast. Is there any diet pill or any remedy that you use to lose weight fast?

No: I don't think its wise to take drugs to try to lose weight fast. But just changing your diet drastically can help. I just saw a diet - the "virgin diet" which says if you stop eating 7 foods, for 7 days, you will lose 7 pounds. The foods to stop are - dairy, gluten, eggs, peanuts, sugar, soy, corn. These are common allergens, which contribute to weight gain. ...Read more

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I want to lose weight, although i can not work out. What is a natural weight lose pill that works well?

I want to lose weight, although i can not work out. What is a natural weight lose pill that works well?

I wouldn't use the : Words 'natural' & 'weight loss pill' in the same sentence. If your health does not permit you to move then focus on your nutrition. To lose weight insure that calories burned > calories consumed. Drink at least 8 - 8 oz glasses of water per day. Aim for at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 servings of fruit per day. Use whole grain when possible. Avoid sodas, alcohol & junk carbohydrates. ...Read more

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What is the best prescription weight loss pill that also give you heaps more energy?

What is the best prescription weight loss pill that also give you heaps more energy?

Avoid, avoid, avoid: You are playing with fire by taking such supplements. They offer no long term benefits and may actually prove harmful to your health. There are no genuine shortcuts to healthy weight loss. Avoid such pills. ...Read more