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Is anyone on the zone diet home delivery system and losing a lot?

Is anyone on the zone diet home delivery system and losing a lot?

Consult OB/GYN doc: I don't know anybody of using this diet, but i know the concept. I would be concerned if your are losing a lot of weight during your pregnancy. I would consult obstetrician to be sure that everything is ok with a fetus and get the ultrasound. You can use home delivery system if it's completely a normal pregnancy. ...Read more

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Diet (Definition)

refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more


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What is the definition or description of: zone diet?

What is the definition or description of: zone diet?

Low carb diet: The Zone diet became popular in the mid-90s as an early low carb diet. Dr Barry Sears, a biochemist, developed the diet. It was summarized in a number of his books on it. The first was aptly entitled 'The Zone Diet'. His popular summary of how to shop for the diet: stay at the outer perimeter of the supermarket and avoid the aisles, became an oft paraphrased recommendation. ...Read more

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I'm a female 19 5'5 and weigh 110lbs. To maintain weight with no/little excercise what diet works. Moderate diet, zone diet, low fat/carb diet ? Help!

I'm a female 19 5'5 and weigh 110lbs. To maintain weight with no/little excercise what diet works. Moderate diet, zone diet, low fat/carb diet ? Help!

Diet: Diet is a key in weight control but when you are so close to ideal body weight you need some exercise to maintain metabolic rate and muscle mass. Otherwise your body will simply slow metabolic rate and you will not feel or perform well and may not lose weight. More lean muscle burns more calories and makes it easier to keep weight off. If you don't build muscle you may add fat when gaining. ...Read more

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Plz can someone give me the name of one or a few great GI drs in the San Francisco area? maybe at Stanford? someone had to know something?

Plz can someone give me the name of one or a few great GI drs in the San Francisco area? maybe at Stanford? someone had to know something?

Referral needed: Your primary care doctor is the best source of information for local referrals, and if and when they're needed. GI specialists typically won't see new patients unless referred by a primary doctor or if there's a true emergency (and then only after being evaluated in the ER and/or as a hospital inpatient). ...Read more

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San francisco osteapath? Any out there? Can anyone recommend? Omt manipulation specialty needed. 

San francisco osteapath? Any out there? Can anyone recommend? Omt manipulation specialty needed. 

AOA website: Here is the website for the aoa. You can use the find a do feature. http://www.osteopathic.org/osteopathic-health/find-a-do/pages/default.aspx. ...Read more

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Where can I take an ice bath in san francisco?

Where can I take an ice bath in san francisco?

Look elsewhere: This is a site for medical questions to be answered by physicians. If you want travel and tourist information, check a site carrying that type of information. ...Read more

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How long before you die of hypothermia in san francisco bay in the summertime?

How long before you die of hypothermia in san francisco bay in the summertime?

Depends: Depends on how fast the body core temp drops. Definition: below 95 degrees: depending on the body temp: between 95-89.6 - poor peripheral circulation, shivering, apathy, lethargy, confusion and rapid heart rate; between 89.6-82.4 - shivering stops, increased confusion or delirium, slowing heart rate and irregular heart rate; below 82.4 coma, ventricular fibrillation (type of cardiac arrest). ...Read more

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My hairs fall when I am in san francisco but stops when I am in thailand. Any explanation/prevention?

My hairs fall when I am in san francisco but stops when I am in thailand. Any explanation/prevention?

Stress: This is unusual but does occur. There is something different about your environment- stress , etc that cause a temporary increased shedding. Is there any other change -diet, drugs that occur in san francisco ? ...Read more