Weight Loss

Weight loss is a common problem in the United States. It is estimated that about two-thirds of adults are overweight or obese.

Weight loss

Weight loss management is the process of achieving a healthy weight and maintaining that weight. This includes any combination of eating right, exercising, reducing calorie intake, and medications.

Q. Who is qualified for prescription weight loss medicines?

  • BMI of 30 or greater
  • BMI of 27 or more and you have a disease or condition that may be related to your weight

Q. What are some important questions to ask the Doctor?

  • What is my BMI?
  • Do I meet the qualifications for weight-loss medicines?
  • Which medicine is the right one for me?
  • What are the side effects?
  • Are there benefits of taking the medicine worth the risks and side effects?
  • Will my insurance cover it?
  • How long will I take it?
  • Will I gain weight when I stop taking it?
  • What can I do to prevent gaining weight?

Q. How can I lose weight without taking weight-loss medicine?

  • healthy eating habits
  • focus on what you’re eating
  • slow eating,
  • low-calorie
  • low-carb diet
  • stay physically active
  • aerobic exercise
  • walking, jogging, cycling

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