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Query about suppressants for appetite - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   I am on day 3 of phase 2, and I'm starving!!! What could I be doing wrong, or what can I do?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   :0)
Doctor :   may i know if you are referring to chemotherapy ?
User :   hcg 123 drops
Doctor :   ok,
Doctor :   so u are using the HCG protocol for weight loss ?
User :   yse
Doctor :   how many days have you used them ?
User :   2 loading days, and now I am day 3 of phase 2
Doctor :   have you lost any weight as of now ?
User :   6#
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when you lose weight, it is usual for you to face hungry
Doctor :   this is a normal body response
User :   Dr Simeon book said no feeling of hunger! I was wondering why?
Doctor :   some people can have different effects
Doctor :   sometimes the facts are not completely told completely
Doctor :   you may need to take some appetitie suppresants to help
Doctor :   Drinking plenty of green tea helps as it acts as an appetite suppressant.
User :   I will try the tea, I do not do well with appetite suppressants.
Doctor :   I understand
Doctor :   try to do some workouts if possible
Doctor :   the release of testosterone can reduce the appetite
Doctor :   but overdoing it can increase your appetite
Doctor :   may i know your height and weight ?
User :   5'8' 195#
Doctor :   ok
User :   Thank you for your advise.
Doctor :   your BMI is 29.6
Doctor :   so your ideal weight would be around 165 lbs
Doctor :   so titrate your current therapy so that , you reach your goal in a safe and sound manner
User :   Again, I thank you.
Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   Factors that guarantee faster weight loss include adding/increasing vegetables such as: broccoli, cauliflower, brussel sprouts, and carrots.
Doctor :   they contain enough fibre
Doctor :   so eating such foods when u r hungry, will help
Doctor :   are u there ?
Doctor :   it seems that you have moved out of the chat session
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me here
Doctor :   bye for now
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