Weight Loss Strategies
- Q How can caffeine and nicotine patches help with weight loss?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineWhen many people quit smoking, one of the first things they'll do is complain about the weight they've gained after quitting. There's something to that. While cigarettes are bullets to your lungs, they do seem to help people control... Full Answer
- Q What are the side effects of the HCG diet?
Dr. Sheri Emma, Nutrition & DieteticsNutritional Medicine specialist Dr. Sheri Emma discusses the side effects of the HCG diet. Watch Dr. Emma's video for information on the HCG diet and overall nutritional health. Full Answer
- Q Is it safe to use human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) for weight loss?
Dr. Kent Holtorf, Endocrinology, Diabetes & MetabolismSafety has not been a significant concern because human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) is normally produced in large quantities by the placenta during pregnancy. In comparison, the doses used for weight loss are very small. There are over 1,000,000... Full Answer
- Q Can human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) help me lose weight?
Dr. Kent Holtorf, Endocrinology, Diabetes & MetabolismPhysicians are using human chorionic gonadotropin, known as HCG, to help individuals lose weight. Interestingly, this is not a new therapy. It was originally used for weight loss in the 1950's after a study demonstrated its effectiveness. There... Full Answer
- Q How does the HCG diet work?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, CardiologyThe HCG diet uses a pregnancy hormone to control hunger. In this video, Dr. Oz and Dr. Peter Cohen discuss what the diet supposedly does for the body. Full Answer
- Q How does HCG affect metabolism?
Dr. Edward Pearson, Genetic MedicineThe proper use of hCG (most commonly used improperly in America) mobilized fat cells in the body. This allows for not only the removal of excess fat, but more importantly the release of the majority of our increasing toxicity issues that are stored in... Full Answer