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What is the best weight loss pill?

What is the best weight loss pill?

Choices: As of 4/11/12, the only two drugs currently approved for weight loss in the us is orlistat and phentermine. There are pros and cons for both drugs. I would focus on lifestyle changes first before thinking about these choices. They won't do much unless you also work on your diet and exercise regimen. ...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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What is the best weight loss pills? I need results fat!

What is the best weight loss pills? I need results fat!

No quick fix here...: Sorry to let you down, but your best bet is a diet high in vegetables, fruit, whole grains, and low fat sources of protein. Exercise is critical to maintaining weight loss. Looking for a quick answer will get you only short-term results. Good luck. Lgromko md. ...Read more

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What is the best caffeine pill for weight loss and energy?

What is the best caffeine pill for weight loss and energy?

Caffeine weight loss: I don't recommend caffeine supplements for weight loss for my patients. At 45, you may have some degree of unrecognized elevated cholesterol, borderline diabetes, or high blood pressure. Some risks of large amounts of caffeine on the heart and other organs shouldn't be ignored. There is not, and likely will never be, a magic pill for weight loss. It takes a dedicated diet and exercise plan daily. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way i can lose weight and is weight loss surgery the only way?

What is the fastest way i can lose weight and is weight loss surgery the only way?

Weight loss: Well, the goal should not be to try to lose weight as fast as possible. The goal should be to lose it in a healthy way, and keep it off for the rest of your life. If you starved yourself, you would lose weight rapidly, but that isn't healthy. With a gastric bypass, if you were 100lbs overweight, you would lose about 65-70lbs in about 1 year. With exercise, you can lose much more. ...Read more

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What is the number one weight loss pill to take?

What is the number one weight loss pill to take?

None: There are no totally safe effective diet pills, particularly the otc garbage that's sold in local stores, by your friends, advertised on tv or on the internet. Why look for pills, why not get on a regimen of diet and exercise instead. It actually can work and won't harm you. ...Read more

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What is the best over-the-counter weight lost supplements?

What is the best over-the-counter weight lost supplements?

Weight loss: The key to weight loss is not a pill; it is reduced caloric intake (especially sugars & starches) & increased caloric use (=exercise). Controlling portions, avoiding unhealthful snack & fast foods & sugary drinks reduce calorie intake. Walking, swimming, pool aerobics, activities involving large groups of muscles burn off extra calories. These measures work long term. ...Read more

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What is the best diet plan for losing weight?

What is the best diet plan for losing weight?

HCG/epigenetics: Hcg diet is the best way to acieve weight loss and epigenetic modification is best for keeping the weight off permanently. There is a new epigenetic modifier scheduled to launch this october. You can google gamma and nuskin. ...Read more

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What is the best weight loss pill or diet out there to help lose weight fast?

What is the best weight loss pill or diet out there to help lose weight fast?

Weight Loss: The mediterranean diet is regarded by the world health organization as the most effective diet for weight management and health. The closer you stay to a plant based diet the better in all regards. ...Read more

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What is the best plan for loosing weight?

What is the best plan for loosing weight?

Weight loss: 3500 calories equal a pound. To lose weight is to cut the amount of calories you take in and increase the amount of calories you burn off with exercise. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what is the best weight loss pill no exercise?

Can you tell me what is the best weight loss pill no exercise?

Weight Loss: 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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What is the most effective weight loss pill available?

What is the most effective weight loss pill available?

Can't rely on a pill: Over-the-counter diet pills decrease one's appetite a bit (they are related to stimulants). A person's desire to eat can be much stronger that a diet pill's power to decrease his appetite, so he will likely continue to eat too many calories. Also, diet pills don't increase one's desire to exercise. If something as simple as a diet pill actually worked, we would not have so much obesity in america. ...Read more

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What is the best weight loss medicine for 102 kg weight?

What is the best weight loss medicine for 102 kg weight?

Don't recommend : Pills to take off weight. Healthy weight loss entails healthy lifestyle. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio ; weight training. ...Read more

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What is the best pill or liquid to lose weight?

What is the best pill or liquid to lose weight?

No good choices: Even the most effective weight loss pill doesn't help a person lose many more pounds than just eating wisely. The best and most long-lasting way to weight loss is cutting down on portion sizes, cutting out empty calories like sweetened beverages, and eating more fruits and vegetables, whole grains, and lean protein. If you need help, check out these sites: eatright.Org or choosemyplate.Gov. ...Read more

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What is the best solution for weight loss?

What is the best solution for weight loss?

See Dr., and then...: Helpful weight loss diets have natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Examples include carrots, celery, and iceberg lettuce (little/no salad dressing). When shopping for fruits, buy small ones no bigger than a tennis ball, because fruits have sugar. Drinks without calories include water and green tea. A calorie is a calorie, but surely avoid sugar & simple starch calories. ...Read more

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What s the best diet for weight loss longterm?

What s the best diet for weight loss longterm?

Lifestyle: Study after study shows that short-term diets are not effective in maintaining weight loss. What you need is lifestyle changes and eat in a healthy way from now on. Fewer carbohydrates and fats along with increased reliance on vegetables will be very helpful. Activity is also important so a regular exercise program is recommended. Make healthy lifestyle changes and avoid the yo-yo dieting. ...Read more

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What is the best method for losing subcutaneous fat?

What is the best method for losing subcutaneous fat?

Yes by: Healthy diet regular daily exercises , couple of hrs not 10 mnts , cut the calories or by liposuction at unwanted area .. ...Read more

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What is the best advice for weight loss?

What is the best advice for weight loss?

Eat less, exercise: The only way to lose weight is by burning more calories than you consume. Any diet is designed to make you take in fewer calories. In the us, most people are more successful restricting carbohydrates in the diet in order to lose weight, so i advise a low carb/low starch diet. Exercise is a must if you want to increase your metabolism and sustain any significant weight loss. ...Read more

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What is the best way to lose weight during menopause?

What is the best way to lose weight during menopause?

Paleo lifestyle: My favorite nutrition guidelines are from the paleo lifestyle. Paleo diets are based on a meat and vegetable diet. No grains and no sugars. This is not extreme. This is not a "diet" for a quick fix to weight loss. This helps your overall metabolism and will help with weight loss. I think this diet also provides improvements / protection for heart disease, diabetes and other chronic disease. ...Read more

Dr. Janice Alexander
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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