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  1. Weight Loss (Unintentional)

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    Weight Loss (Unintentional), A doctor's assessment and tests will usually be able to find the cause. Weight loss as a symptom Weight loss is often a matter of choic...

  2. Weight Loss Surgery

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    Weight Loss Surgery, When compared with diet, or with treatment with tablets to help weight loss, weight loss surgery has been shown to produce greater degrees of weight...

  3. Orlistat - Help With Weight Loss

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    Orlistat - Help With Weight Loss, Studies have shown that, on average, orlistat, plus a weight-reducing diet and exercise, causes more weight loss than a weight-red...

  4. Abnormal Weight Loss

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    Abnormal Weight Loss, Unintentional weight loss is a decrease in body weight that is not voluntary. Weight loss is a very nonspecific symptom but may be indicativ...

  5. Weight Reduction - How to Lose Weight

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    Weight Reduction - How to Lose Weight, Set clear goals with a realistic timescale Based on the recommended rate of weight loss explained above, set yourself a clear w...

  6. Memory Loss and Dementia

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    Memory Loss and Dementia, This can lead to weight loss. Driving may be dangerous and not possible for someone with dementia. How does dementia progress? , alzheimer's disea...

  7. Obesity and Overweight in Adults

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    There are also a number of commercial weight loss groups that run in the UK as well as internet-based programmes and self-help books that can help you with your weight loss. Treatment with...

  8. Orlistat (Xenical®) Healthy Eating Guide

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    It is easier to achieve results if you have a clear goal of weight loss or a clothing size to work towards. Don’t give up. Your weight loss may stop and start but keep going and t...

  9. High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

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    How can lifestyle changes help lower blood pressure? Lose weight if you are overweight Losing some excess weight can make a big difference. Blood pressure will fall as each e...

  10. Preventing Cardiovascular Diseases

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    These include not smoking; choosing healthy foods; a low salt intake; regular physical activity; keeping your weight and waist size down; drinking alcohol in moderation. Your blood pressur...

  11. Cachexia

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    Differential diagnosis There are many causes of abnormal weight loss apart from cancer and cardiac failure. See separate Abnormal Weight Loss article for a full list. , cache...

  12. Bariatric Surgery

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    The British Obesity and Bariatric surgery society (BOMSS) website has guidelines for GPs to help assess the significance of post-operative symptoms for the most common procedures in the days, weeks...

  13. Obesity in Adults

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    Fatty liver, now the most common cause of liver disease in Western countries, affects up to 90% of obese individuals. [ 19 ] One study suggests that type 2 diabetes may be associated with an increas...

  14. Dukan Diet

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    The diet consists of four phases designed to aid fast weight loss and ultimately, weight maintenance. The diet's first two phases are primarily based on high protein, low carbohy...

  15. Atkins Diet

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    During the second phase, the carbohydrate intake is gradually increased, and weight loss continues more gradually. When the target weight is reached, carbohydrate intake is gradually...

  16. 5:2 Diet

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    The proposed health effects of the 5:2 diet include weight loss, improvement in life expectancy, protection against certain cancers and protection against dementia.

  17. Obesity and Overweight in Children

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    If prescribed this medicine, the child or teenager will need regular follow-up. Weight loss surgery Surgery to help weight loss, also called bariatric surgery , is not usually...

  18. Gout Diet Sheet

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    This condition is strongly associated with high uric acid levels, which can be improved with slow, gradual weight loss. Weight loss has been shown to improve insulin resistance an...

  19. Period Blood Loss Chart

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    Period Blood Loss Chart

  20. Cough

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    Do you have a high temperature (fever), weight loss or sweats? Have you lost weight? Have you been in contact with anyone with TB or travelled abroad recently?