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How do you lose weight while in a foot cast?

How do you lose weight while in a foot cast?

Eat less : Being in a cast in an indication that your doctor doesn't want you working out. The doctor is trying to protect your surgical sight. My recommendation is to eat fewer carbohydrates and if you work out, work out your upper body. Remember if you get to sweating, that cast is going to absorb the odor and that can be an irritant given enough time. Your weight gain is also only temporary. ...Read more

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Dr. Ana Adelstein
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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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I want to lose weight, as dr said eat less exercise more.If i eat less, isn't my body get weak?

I want to lose weight, as dr said eat less exercise more.If i eat less, isn't my body get weak?

Losing weight: Your body requires a certain amount of caloric intake to survive, but anything extra is stored as fat. Track your food so you know exactly what you're eating (calories, protein, fat, etc) and start cutting out the extra. Adding exercise means you can eat more and not gain weight, or you can lose weight faster. You have to eat less than you burn in order to lose weight, period. ...Read more

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Can't lose weight or stretched out skin after having a child how do I get my body back I've been dieting and exercising and no luck?

Can't lose weight or stretched out skin after having a child how do I get my body back I've been dieting and exercising and no luck?

Skin tightening and: Skin tightening with lasers are possible. We also can remove fat with SmartLipo Triplex. It is a surgical procedure that is done awake with local anesthesia. 10 -12 lbs of fat can be removed in one sitting. ...Read more

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How close do I need to be to a normal body weight to be a good candidate for liposculpture? Can i get liposculpture if i'm about 40 lbs. Overweight, or do I have to lose weight first? .

How close do I need to be to a normal body weight to be a good candidate for liposculpture? Can i get liposculpture if i'm about 40 lbs. Overweight, or do I have to lose weight first?

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Stable: The ideal candidates for liposuction are their goal weight or at a stable weight. Liposuction is not a weight loss tool, but rather it helps contour stubborn fatty deposits. http://www.dassmd.com/liposuction/index.html. ...Read more

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I used to be a jogger/weight lifter when i weighed 185lbs. Im 247 now and fat but i really want to get my body back. How do I quickly lose weight?

I used to be a jogger/weight lifter when i weighed 185lbs. Im 247 now and fat but i really want to get my body back. How do I quickly lose weight?

Just be sensible.: The real key to weight loss is to just watch the size of your portions at meals, eat healthy, and exercise regularly. There's no radical diet or exercise plan or pill that will magically give you meaningful and sustained weight loss. The ol' fashioned way is still be best way to lose weight for the long term. Shoot for two pounds per week of weight loss. ...Read more

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Should i be drinking half my body weight in water in order to lose weight? I weigh 262 and 5'7 now @ 55? I have to get this weight off, so confusing!

Should i be drinking half my body weight in water in order to lose weight? I weigh 262 and 5'7 now @ 55? I have to get this weight off, so confusing!

Drinking: Water is dangerous a very high volumes; i see no need to drink more than 1.5-2 liters of fluid per day unless you are in high heat and are losing water via sweating to a large extent. ...Read more

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Is it possible that a tumor can cause your body not to lose weight? I've been dealing with a body issue. My fat tissues can't decrease, i could be a size 7 and weigh 147lbs. And i can lose 20 lbs get to 127 lbs and still be a size 7. My hips, face, arms e

Not a tumor: During diets, the weight loss may not be uniform and you lose weight in areas like your extremities but not the torso. If you have a sustained weight loss, than over time your body will decrease the torso or waist area and you can decrease your size. Sustained duration of weight loss will be best for the results of decreasing your body circumference. ...Read more

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Dr. Raj Singh
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Cast (Definition)

Children's bones will usually heal and remodel themselves, if they are kept in the correct position. Immobilization casts are one effective way to do this, while also protecting ...Read more