1 doctor weighed in:

Is it unsafe to lose a lot of weight quickly?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

It can be very unsafe to lose a lot of weight quickly.
We recommend that people lose only 1-2 pounds per week. If you lose weight quickly to can start losing muscle instead of fat and this can cause problems.

In brief: Yes

It can be very unsafe to lose a lot of weight quickly.
We recommend that people lose only 1-2 pounds per week. If you lose weight quickly to can start losing muscle instead of fat and this can cause problems.
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Thank
Read more answers from doctors