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30 Nov 2004

Diet Programme
I am 23 yrs old weighing 74kg, I am overwieght. I used Juromines, Bioslim fat attack, went on a protein diet, used herbalife, ect, but nothing happens instead i seem to be gaining weight day by day.

I do exersise, now i dont know what to do, please help me with a diet programme that you think might be appropriate.
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DietDoc
DietDoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Reader
It is possible that you are suffering from insulin resistance and that this is hampering weight loss. To lose weight you need to basically change your lifestyle. Reduce your energy intake by eating an energy-reduced, low-fat, high-fibre diet (click on 'Diet' at the top of this page, 'Weight loss' , ‘The right approach' and then on 'Slimming Diet' for a copy of such a diet), and increasing your energy output by doing regular exercise (running, jogging, skipping, cycling, swimming, join a gym or Walk for Life). It may be a good idea to have a medical checkup and to ask the dr to monitor your blood glucose and insulin levels, your thyroid function and your levels of sex hormones as an imbalance of any of these could be responsible for your problems.
Best regards
DietDoc
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