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I have spinal muscular atrophy. (been in a wheelchair since

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I have spinal muscular atrophy. (been in a wheelchair since i was 5 , now i am 21) my muscles will get weaker. my arm muscles are very thin, but my stomach is not.

i was wondering if it would be safe for me to use "the contour abs belt". i want to use it because lately i been gaining weight and my stomach in specific keeps growing and its getting difficult for people to carry me. could this help me lose weight? i've tried to go on a diet but it doesn't seems to help.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DrThomasMD replied 4 years ago.
You can use it.
Of course check with your doctors.

the only problem is that it is not proven to really help with weight loss.

It could conceivably tone up muscles and skin.
And probably is safe to use.
good luck

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