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Does Garcinia cambogia help in weight loss?

Garcinia cambogia does it help weight loss? I am type 2 diabetic with a pituitary tumor removed and some left in. Tried Victoza injections reacted to medication and stopped. trying to bring sugars and weight down...On diabetic mediation pill form.
Mon, 8 Apr 2019
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Hello,

No, not really. This is a fundamental misconception. Weight loss is about NOT doing something--refraining from eating. Refraining from the habits underlying overeating.

It is not a problem in which taking something additional or taking a different food is going to fundamentally address the problems.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Matt Wachsman, Addiction Medicine Specialist
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