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How can I lose 65 lbs?

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How can I lose 65 lbs?

Dr Brims :

Hello, welcome to the site! My name isXXXXX and I will try to assist you with your medical question, and any medical information you seek

Dr Brims :

Have you had any tests?

Customer: Yes. Thyroid is fine. Healthy other than changing jobs stress and putting on the extra weight.
Dr Brims :

What does your diet consist of?

Customer: I love fresh fruits and veggies and eat them a lot. I've even cut back on beer. I work shift work that changes my times of eating all the time and find myself hungry constantly! I'm not a sweets eater so rarely to I eat candy cake or other sweets. I drink 1 diet soda a week normally.
Dr Brims :

You should try to substitute diet soda with water, you may also try using protein bars like quest bars when you are hungry, they are healthy

Customer: What about a diet aid or supplement?
Dr Brims :

You should also have your blood sugar checked if it has not been checked recently

Dr Brims :

Those should be a last resort to avoid possible side effects

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Customer: I feel like it is a last resort. I'm very unhappy with my weight right now.
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Customer: Yes
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Customer: Where can I find a dr to prescribe them?
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You would have to see your primary physician to prescribe them

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We do not prescribe medication on this site

Customer: A primary does it? I was t sure if it had to be a specialist
Dr Brims :

No, a primary can do it as well, it does not require a specialist

Customer: Thank you
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