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ask: Is there such a thing as a diet doctor? Not a nutritionist.

I am looking for some one who can help me understand why I fail at diets, emotionally is there something wrong. I've had weight issues for 45 years. I have tremendous will power when I am dieting but something always comes up to bring failure.

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Losing weight isn’t about hunger, misery and crash dieting! By learning to make, delicious, easy-to-prepare, nutritious food your body needs and will enjoy – losing weight becomes exciting and energizing.
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April 6, 2012 - 10:56am
restfulrefuge

thankyou for the great idea. RR

July 16, 2011 - 2:53pm
Maryann Gromisch RN Guide

Hi,
Yes, there are physicians who promote themselves as diet doctors. However, there is no special training or board certification for this area of medicine, For example, a gastroenterologist is an internist with special training (usually 3 additional years of training).
A weight management program that is staffed with an internist, psychologist or counselor and a registered dietitian along with a support group might work best for you. Try an internet search for such a program. Some such programs focus on bariatric surgery. Bariatric surgery is not for everyone. Hopefully, this will get you started in the right direction.

July 15, 2011 - 4:30pm
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