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I've tryed EVERTHING to Lose my unneeded weight.... But always seem to fail. Should Nutrisystem work for a person...?

I've tryed EVERTHING to Lose my unneeded weight.... But always seem to fail. Should Nutrisystem work for a person...?

Devise own diet: Must rule out medical causes of over wt- hormonal etc
Make your own diet after reading paleolithic diet & salmon/salad diet- The principle is high protein, nuts, EVOO. Veg & fruits of the season. Cut down white rice, potatoes, pasta & bread.$-6 small meals/day. No meal after 6PM except snacks. Drink a glass of filtered water before each meal & in AM.
Regular exercise as per your agility- 30 min/day ...Read more

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Nutrisystem, ediets, jenny craig- which one best and balanced home delivery diet?

Nutrisystem, ediets, jenny craig- which one best and balanced home delivery diet?

Program recommends: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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Nutrisystem ads claim lose 5 pounds in one week. What is actually being lost: fat, water, or muscle tissue?

Nutrisystem ads claim lose 5 pounds in one week. What is actually being lost: fat, water, or muscle tissue?

Weight loss claims: When one of the thousands of weight loss products puts out an ad claiming a patient will lose 5 or more pounds in one week, a doctor usually thinks "pounds sterling" or "British pounds", as in money. It's marketing. It's advertising. To lose > 5 pounds a week (it would be fat plus its related water), one can exercise all day and limit intake to 1000 calories a day... but it is not healthy to do. ...Read more

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Is there anything like nutrisystem for someone who has diabetes and needs a low salt diet?

Is there anything like nutrisystem for someone who has diabetes and needs a low salt diet?

Yes: Nutrisystem has a diet plan for cardiac disease that is low is salt and cholesterol for a heart healthy diet to lose weight. ...Read more

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Is there something similar nutrisystem for someone who has diabetes and needs a low salt diet?

Is there something similar nutrisystem for someone who has diabetes and needs a low salt diet?

Any nutritionist....: Or weight program, like nutrisystem, have diets that be adapted to patients needs for both diabetes and low salt needs. ...Read more

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If I wanted to diet... And have a meal delivery service. Which one do doctors recommend the most... Nutrisystem, bistro md, jenny craig delivery.?

If I wanted to diet... And have a meal delivery service. Which one do doctors recommend the most... Nutrisystem, bistro md, jenny craig delivery.?

NoneBestLearnReality: Despite all the commercials, they are not selling health but convenience ; reduced quantities, for a price! None of them have done large clinical trials (exempted by dshea act 1994) to evaluate their efficacy; instead hiring well-paid "celebrities" to sell their wares. While they do occasionally work for some, none have any long term success. Best study issues yourself ; learn what works for you! ...Read more

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What are the health risks of using public restrooms, if any?

What are the health risks of using public restrooms, if any?

Bad bugs...: There are many bugs that are transmitted fecal-orally. In other words, when another person wipes then touches something in the bathroom, they could spread a bug. Wash your hands well after every trip to the bathroom, dry with a paper towel, and use the towel to turn off the water and open the door on your way out. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of lobster?

What are the health risks of lobster?

Sodium Load: Shellfish are high in sodium and can be adverse in individuals at reisk for heart failure. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of Parkour?

What are the health risks of Parkour?

Parkour: Common Parkour injuries – Knees are at risk with ACL & PCL injuries. Ankle twisting is also a risk. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of taking xolair?

What are the health risks of taking xolair?

See below: I've seen a lot of patients on this and have never seen a side effect. Of course there's always a chance of anaphylaxis, but have never seen it. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of being overweight?

What are the health risks of being overweight?

Overweight: Many health risks:
Diabetes
Hypertension
High levels of multiple liver problems.

The list goes on!
Please see your doctor about this as soon as you can. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of outdoor wood smoke?

What are the health risks of outdoor wood smoke?

Not much: Life is meant to be lived and (I would hope) to be enjoyed. Staying away from a nice bonfire because you're super-scrupulous about inhaling a tiny amount of smoke just isn't worth it. You can't go through life shunning everything that might contain something that might irritate you or have some nasty something in it. Embrace life. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of foreskin restoration?

What are the health risks of foreskin restoration?

Here are some..: First, one always has to consider it you need it after circumcision after balancing medical necessity & professional possibilities. Risks may be frustration with deep mental and severe physical suffering with imperfect success at most. The answer to this Q could not be delivered in a 400-letter space. Hence, please take time to review article in https://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Foreskin_restoration. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of low hemoglobin levels?

What are the health risks of low hemoglobin levels?

Find the cause: Very low hemoglobin levels will restrict your exercise tolerance, but the greatest danger of anemia is that it warns of an underlying problem. While the cause is often a woman's loss each month or during pregnancy, or non-supplementing vegetarianism, anemia may warn of cancer, ulcers, B12 deficiency which can cause brain damage, and a host of other bad things. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of living in the basement?

What are the health risks of living in the basement?

Basement.: Claustrophobia, poor ventilation iwth increase mold, allergen and bacterial content. A lot de[pends on the basement itself. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of having high iron levels?

What are the health risks of having high iron levels?

Liver; diabetes: Hemochromatosis, having too much iron, can cause liver problems and pancreas problems (= diabetes). Persons with hemochromatosis should see a hematologist and undergo regular phlebotomy (blood letting) ...Read more

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What are the health risks from a diet high in arginine?

What are the health risks from a diet high in arginine?

Arginine: Arginine has been associated with being a causative agent in herpes infections. It can also cause low blood pressure if overconsumed as well as gout. ...Read more

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What are the health risks associated with being a donor?

What are the health risks associated with being a donor?

Depends on what?: What are you donating? Blood/semen no significant risks. Egg/marrow/organ/tissue--procedure related (anesthesia, infection, recuperation time, etc.). ...Read more

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Please help! What are the health risks of early marriage?

Please help! What are the health risks of early marriage?

Marriage: There are no known health risks other than divoroce is higher among young marriages adn thus can create more stress, which in turn can compromise health if in excess. Best. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of having high bilirubin levels?

What are the health risks of having high bilirubin levels?

Cause of lesion: Some people have slightly elevated bilirubin, less than 5.0 mg/dL and are none the worse for it. It depends more on why your bilirubin is elevated rather than the level per se. The reasons can be hemolytic anemia, hepatitis, gall stones, cirrhosis and some cancers. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of not masturbating for a long time?

What are the health risks of not masturbating for a long time?

See comments: There are no real health risks.
The prostate when congested can contract and we have the phenomemon "wet dream" ...Read more

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What are the health risks of not being circumcized as a child?

What are the health risks of not being circumcized as a child?

Problems: Much higher risk of infection, higher apparent risk of sexually transmitted dieases such as hiv, and rare possibility of developing cancer of the penis. ...Read more

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What are the health risks involved in sleep on a used mattress?

What are the health risks involved in sleep on a used mattress?

Bed bugs: Make sure there are no problems.

Otherwise sleep on the floor which is the healthiest anyway.

If you care about your back. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of using public swimming pools, if any?

What are the health risks of using public swimming pools, if any?

Minimal: In a properly maintained public bathing facility, the biggest health risk is athletes foot from the locker room. However, if someone in the pool has bad diarrhea, for example, it is possible to get a nasty e. Coli infection from drinking the water. Similarly, if you are immunocompromised, it's possible to get things like legionarres disease from the moist air. But generally it's really safe. ...Read more

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What are the health risks associated with losing too much weight?

Weight loss: Too much of a good thing is no good for anyone!

If you are overweight, or think you are, aim for about 2 pounds down a month until you are more satisfied with your weight.

DO NOT OVERDO IT! ...Read more

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What are the health risks for someone with tourette's syndrome and takes ecstasy?

What are the health risks for someone with tourette's syndrome and takes ecstasy?

Depends: Any "street" drug is never what it seems. Unless you are 100% certain that what you are taking is "extacy, x, etc., ". ..That is, pure mdma... No answer any doctor can give would be accurate. Unless what you are taking is from a medical professional, you have no idea of what it really and truly is. ...Read more