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I am 5'3 and weigh appx 136 lbs. What types of diets would
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I have PCOS and have the slimband in as well. I have not
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I am 5'4 and weighed over 200 pounds. I recently got down to
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I have had a gastric bypass, lost 100lbs, but have gained
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I would like to lose some weight but mainly get rid of my
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I am a 38 year old female who weighs 181 lbs and I am 5ft
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I have a weight issue that is not due to anything physical.
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I had a lap band on 4/15. my weight was 190 5'3". age 55,
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Why is the only solution to weight problem is surgery, even
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