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What is a pill that helps you gain weight?

What is a pill that helps you gain weight?

Cannabinoids: Pills containing cannabinoids like Dronabinol as well as some anti-depressants like Remeron (mirtazapine) have been used to assist with weight gain but both are prescription meds and need to be managed under supervision of a physician. ...Read more

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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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Is the raspberry ketone diet pills healthy for a person that is in a diet? Will it increase the amount of weight that is lost?

Is the raspberry ketone diet pills healthy for a person that is in a diet? Will it increase the amount of weight that is lost?

Do not waste your $: Do not waste your time with "weight loss supplements". Rasberry ketones are yet another in a long line of "miracle" weight loss supplements that are pure hype. If you want to achieve weight loss, reduce your carbs to a bare minimum, drink only water, eat lots of low starch veggies and increase your activity levels. ...Read more

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What percent of body weight is safe to lose when dieting?

What percent of body weight is safe to lose when dieting?

Lose only fat: So for weight loss, you are made of fat, muscle & water. Muscle must stay stable otherwise whatever you lost is coming back!. You want to lose only fat and that comes by increasing water percent. The more water you have, the less fat you have (think olympic athlete with no body fat). So you can lose alot of weight but monitor to make sure it is only fat, not muscle with physician guidance. ...Read more

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What is in Shakeology that helps you lose weight?

What is in Shakeology that helps you lose weight?

Lower calories with : It is a great shake but it is a certain amount of calories and replaces a meal. It has the balanced nutrients so replace one or two meals a day will let you lose weight. There is no magic ingredient but just helping you feel full and healthy ...Read more

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What is the most unhealthiest way to lose weight fast? Is it laxitives, bulemia, water pills or a combination of all three?

What is the most unhealthiest way to lose weight fast? Is it laxitives, bulemia, water pills or a combination of all three?

There is none: Successful, long lasting weight loss is difficult and cannot be done quickly, at least outside of medical care. None of the remedies you suggest will safely result in long term wieght loss. ...Read more

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Is running before breakfast healthy? I heard it helps men lose weight effectively. . Is it the same for females?.

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Jogging: Compared to other times of the day, for general health & fitness it is great, but not so great if specifically for more weight loss, compared to other times in the day. ...Read more

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What is the number one weight loss/diet pill for women?

What is the number one weight loss/diet pill for women?

None: The best way to lose weight is eating a healthy, low-glycemic index (lean protein sources and colorful/green vegetables, avoiding starches and beverages with calories) diet and increasing your physical activity until you can exercise for 30 minutes a day. If you do this and maintain this change you should see steady weight loss. ...Read more

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With the Depo-Provera birth-control most side effects are weight gain.what does it mean for your body when it makes you lose weight?

With the Depo-Provera birth-control most side effects are weight gain.what does it mean for your body when it makes you lose weight?

Depo-provera: Depo-provera is progesterone (long acting) and can cause increased fluid to accumulate in your body, which raises one's weight. It does not cause increased fat nor does it cause loss of weight. Weight loss can be caused by increased stress and many other disorders, so see your healthcare provider if this continues. ...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 most effective treatment for obese women with PCOS in order to reduce weight and start ovulating regularly? What kind of diet is best?

What is the most effective treatment for obese women with PCOS in order to reduce weight and start ovulating regularly? What kind of diet is best?

Fasting & LCHF food: combined. Obesity, PCOS & Infertility ALL driven by LFHC foods. Study: http://goo.gl/k8x9LF, https://goo.gl/SYJzWh, https://goo.gl/URQBQQ, http://goo.gl/GWev0g, https://goo.gl/rCKP68, http://goo.gl/02iz6i, https://goo.gl/71BiUT, http://goo.gl/0zGMvn, http://goo.gl/gGXn9f, http://garytaubes.com, http://goo.gl/ynq0BZ, http://goo.gl/foDTU0, etc. Food choices/quantity=crucial; avoid meds, weigh daily. ...Read more

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What exactly is the healthiest amount of weight to lose in a month?

What exactly is the healthiest amount of weight to lose in a month?

That depends on : Your size. If you are morbidly obese you can likely lose more quickly that someone who is more slender. However, in general 1 to 2 pounds per week is recommended for the average individual. ...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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Is there any pills to lose weight while breastfeeding, if not what is the most efficient way. Also I have thyroid as well?

Is there any pills to lose weight while breastfeeding, if not what is the most efficient way. Also I have thyroid as well?

The old fashioned: way (: But would keep you pace slow & steady regarding weight loss. Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar & junk carbohydrates. Avoid alcohol, sweetened juices, soda & caffeinated beverages. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories ...Read more

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What is the best weight loss supplements (ones that actually work)?

What is the best weight loss supplements (ones that actually work)?

Weight loss: The best "supplement" for weight loss is exercise. If time or health does not allow this please go on-line to "NuVal" and learn much of the good and bad things for diet and weight loss. You are likely to be very surprised. ...Read more

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Is the 'venus factor' diet genuine? As in it says the hormone leptin is why women retain weight/fat. Due to having me, i can no longer excercise

Is the 'venus factor' diet genuine? As in it says the hormone leptin is why women retain weight/fat.  Due to having me, i can no longer excercise

Leptin is a hormone: That mediates long-term regulation of energy balance, suppresses food intake and thereby induces weight loss. Resistance to leptin can cause obesity. Venus factor is a rigorous program. Seek individualized plan relevant to your situation with physical therapist and/or nutritionist, and improve sleep hygiene as good sleep increases leptin. Consider leptin resistance diet and lifestyle changes. ...Read more

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Does anyone know of a birth control pill that will not cause extreme weight gain?

Does anyone know of a birth control pill that will not cause extreme weight gain?

Depends: In average the weight gain while taking birth controll pills averages around 5 pounds. So is not that bad. It is very important to have an active lifestyle and adequate diet while taking birth controll pills. ...Read more

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Which is the best exercise for women trying to lose weight?

Which is the best exercise for women trying to lose weight?

Cardio Mix: The best way to lose weight is 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 running, biking, swimming, or circuit training. Ultimately you need to burn more than you consume. Exercises such as crunches, planks, sit-ups, etc are good for toning the abdominal muscles, but cardio is best for weight loss. ...Read more