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Consuming 1,250 calories daily. Background burn rate estimated 1,600-1,700 online. Weigh 140 lbs, goal 125. 5'6". Feel fine—gradual weight loss. Safe?

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Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Usually

Need to see primary care physician or do Healthtap to visit for a specific recommendation

In brief: Usually

Need to see primary care physician or do Healthtap to visit for a specific recommendation
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Dr. Frank Kuitems
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Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Sounds OK

Your youth helps protect you, and a short term drop in calories of about 25% is not too severe.
Physical activity is important component of weight loss when able to add in. Good luck.

In brief: Sounds OK

Your youth helps protect you, and a short term drop in calories of about 25% is not too severe.
Physical activity is important component of weight loss when able to add in. Good luck.
Dr. Donald Alves
Dr. Donald Alves
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