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Is it possible to lose weight after being big your whole life?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes anytime if you are committed.

In brief: Yes

Yes anytime if you are committed.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

With careful diet modifications and exercise it is possible to lose weight even if you have been heavy for years.

In brief: Yes

With careful diet modifications and exercise it is possible to lose weight even if you have been heavy for years.
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes.

The larger issue is why did you not correct the "ship of state" earlier. One of the best predictors of obesity is not weighing oneself regularly, missing breakfast, and getting little exercise.
Low glycemic diets full of protein and fiber are your best options.

In brief: Yes.

The larger issue is why did you not correct the "ship of state" earlier. One of the best predictors of obesity is not weighing oneself regularly, missing breakfast, and getting little exercise.
Low glycemic diets full of protein and fiber are your best options.
Dr. Thomas Namey
Dr. Thomas Namey
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