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Overweight, working night shifts. Gall bladder removed. Tips to lose weight?

I am 44 years old i weigh 230lbs im big boned and alot of musle but i need to loss about 55 lbs to be where i want to be at right now i work 3rd shift in factory and i sleep in day time i get about 4 hrs sleep a day because i cant sleepand i recantly had my gal-blatter removed i have been watching what i eat but i am not lossing any weight i walk avaeage 3-4 days a week about 1.5 miles any help you can give me is appreceated
Asked On : Sun, 5 Aug 2012
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Psychiatrist 's  Response
Jun 2013
Hi there ~

There are two ways to lose weight.
1. Eat healthy, eat right - consult a nutritionist.
2. Exercise right - at lease 4 times a week for 1/2 hour to 40 min each day with half of them being cardio and half being weights.

There is not easy way to lose the weight you have gained. No amount of supplements or weight loss agents will help. Even if they do they will spoil your general health. I also think that a psychiatrist will help with the condition of shift work disorder. I would appreciate if you could see a counselor who could refer you to a psychiatrist. I hope this works.

Take care and have a lovely day!
Answered: Sat, 13 Apr 2013
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