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What are all the differences between hCG used in weight loss clinics combined w/ B12 &the hCG used to treat fertility?

What are all the differences between hCG used in weight loss clinics combined w/ B12 &the hCG used to treat fertility?

Some use pills: Hcg meds used for fertility are injections of either recombinant or ultrapurified hcg. Many 'hcg diet' clinics use an 'oral' form of HCG - a pill - which is complete nonsense, and likely does nothing at all. ...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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Are the hCG shots effective or is the doctor at this weight loss clinic just trying to get rich?

Are the hCG shots effective or is the doctor at this weight loss clinic just trying to get rich?

Yes: When done under supervision of a physician it is safe and you lose only abnormal fat. http://www.prlog.org/12249227-hcg-diet-offered-in-new-jersey.html. ...Read more

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When u receive the B12 and hCG inj weekly about2-3months @ a weight loss clinic will it make the womanmore fertile?& the man have more&faster sperm?

When u receive the B12 and hCG inj weekly about2-3months @ a weight loss clinic will it make the womanmore fertile?& the man have more&faster sperm?

No: Hcg does not make you more fertile. When you are pregnant it increases to prepare and support the endometrium for the pregnancy. Losing weight will make you more fertile. The diet does nothing to improve sperm speed. Hcg stimulates the release of grh which increases lh and fsh leading to more sperm but the doses are in the thousands iu, not 125 iu as in the diet. ...Read more

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Is hCG safe for weight loss?

Is hCG safe for weight loss?

Yes: When done under supervision of a physician it is safe and you lose only abnormal fat. <a href="http://www.Prlog.Org/12249227-hcg-diet-offered-in-new-jersey.Html" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://www.Prlog.Org/12249227-hcg-diet-offered-in-new-jersey.Html</a>. ...Read more

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Is hCG effective for weight loss?

Is hCG effective for weight loss?

HCG works: Yes HCG is effective for weight loss if you keep your calories low between 500 for females and 800 for males. It works by switching your body to burn fat when you decrease calories. Normally a 500 calorie diet would put you into starvation mode and you would lose muscle instead of fat. ...Read more

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How can smoking hookah affect your weight loss on the hCG diet?

How can  smoking hookah affect your weight loss on the hCG diet?

Increases appetite: I am assuming you are smoking marijuana in the hookah? While on the HCG diet you should not be taking drugs other than necessary medications for health reasons. ...Read more

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What other weight loss pills can I take while taking the hCG injections?

What other weight loss pills can I take while taking the hCG injections?

Find another way: Although the diet may be working for you, HCG does nothing except make someone rich off of you. It was disproven years ago. Check out: http://www.Sparkpeople.Com/blog/blog.Asp?Post=does_it_really_the_truth_about_hcg_injections_for_weight_loss if you are going to take other pills, it should be under the care of a reputable doctor. ...Read more

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What is a healthy weight loss after 60 days? What is your medical opinion of the hCG diet?

What is a healthy weight loss after 60 days? What is your medical opinion of the hCG diet?

Depends: On how much overweight you are. On its own it is healthy to lose around 1-2 lbs per week. I am a big proponent of the HCG diet when done under the supervision of a qualified physician and the original protocol for calories and doses. ...Read more

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Are HCG drops effective for helping with weight loss? Are there any natural foods that help curb cravings and control appetite?

Are HCG drops effective for helping with weight loss? Are there any natural foods that help curb cravings and control appetite?

Weight loss: Weight loss is the result of diet and exercise. See a dietitian and an athletic trainer. Natural foods cover too many items. Take a look on the web at "NuVal". You are likely to learn a lot. ...Read more

Dr. Shari Jackson
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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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