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Weight-Loss Supplements

Find out which, weight-loss supplements may best fit your needs, have been shown to be the most effective for others, as well as possible side effects. For more information, you can also go to Diet & Nutrition, or Superfoods, or Weight Loss Programs!

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Qysmia: Is The New Weight Loss Drug Right For You?

Qysmia: Is The New Weight Loss Drug Right For You?

Qysmia is a combination of two other drugs, Phentermine (one of the Phen’s in the former weight loss drugs known as Fen-Phen) and Topiramate which is also known as Topomax for epilepsy. Learn more about the weight loss supplement and how it can help with losing extra pounds.

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Green Coffee and Green Tea Supplements

Green Coffee and Green Tea Supplements

You’ve heard of the health benefits of green tea and its potential as an aid to weight loss. But, now tea has a reason to be “green with envy” of its “metabolically hot” rival green coffee beans.

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Health Tip: Qnexa May Help Where Other Diet Pills and “Natural” Methods Fail

Health Tip: Qnexa May Help Where Other Diet Pills and “Natural” Methods Fail

If you are someone who is seriously overweight and has obesity-related disorders, you may want to ask your doctor about Qnexa, a diet pill that is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for short-term weight loss.

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Alli—Does this Drug Help Us Lose Weight and If So, are the Side Effects Worth it?

Alli—Does this Drug Help Us Lose Weight and If So, are the Side Effects Worth it?

While some weight-loss medications need to be purchased through a prescription from your physician, most can be purchased over-the-counter at your local supermarket or drug store. Take a closer look at what Alli is and how it works.

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Hydroxycut—What it is, How it Has Changed, and Can it Help With Weight Loss?

Hydroxycut—What it is, How it Has Changed, and Can it Help With Weight Loss?

Hydroxycut is a weight loss formula that claims to help suppress hunger while also boosting metabolism. It also is supposed to increase our energy levels while keeping our blood sugar on an even keel.

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Meridia—How This Drug Works in the Body, and Will it Help Us Lose Weight?

Meridia—How This Drug Works in the Body, and Will it Help Us Lose Weight?

Meridia is a drug that physicians sometimes prescribe in order to help very overweight and obese patients lose weight. Its generic name is sibutramine.

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Jillian Michaels QuickStart Rapid Weight Loss System—Helpful or Hype?

Jillian Michaels QuickStart Rapid Weight Loss System—Helpful or Hype?

Jillian Michaels is definitely staying busy these days. From her television appearances to books and DVDs, she also promotes some weight loss supplements that are supposed to help speed up how quickly people can drop pounds.

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Can Acai Berries Help Us Lose Weight?

Can Acai Berries Help Us Lose Weight?

Acai is rich in anthocyanin, an antioxidant that may help ward off certain health conditions like cancer, diabetes, inflammation, and bacterial infections. It has also been touted for its apparent ability to help us lose weight.

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Trimspa—Will its Combination of Ingredients Lead to Weight Loss?

Trimspa—Will its Combination of Ingredients Lead to Weight Loss?

Dietspotlight suggests that Trimspa has three key advantages: you can get it without a doctor’s prescription, both men and women can take them, and they are all easy to purchase through the Trimspa website.

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Dexatrim—The Diet Supplement That Keeps On Changing; But Does it Work?

Dexatrim—The Diet Supplement That Keeps On Changing; But Does it Work?

I remember hearing one of my girlfriends in high school talking about how she went to the local drugstore to purchase Dexatrim. Dexatrim has been around for well over 25 years, and it doesn’t seem to be going away any time soon. But does it work?

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Anonymous

Wow. I am glad I saw this page. I was about to share another article regarding ten ingredients to avoid in prepared foods but I am not going to do so now. I do think there should be information that objectively evaluates diet supplements. However, this page appears more like a series of advertisements, or a list of methods for people with Body dymorphia to become obsessed about, and as a path to anorexia. If you have experience helping someone with anorexia, or watching a loved one suffer, or die, as a result - during the most significant years of their lives. i find this page highly highly objectionable, and now, I must go make sure I opt out of receiving the Empowher emails that I have been reviewing for over a year now. Very disappointed.

May 22, 2014 - 10:15pm
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Anonymous

I find this post really helpful too. I'm not really a fanatic of using pills for weight loss but recently, I realized that exercise and dieting no longer works for me so I decided to make a switch and try some pills. I'm aware that there are lots and lots of diet pills in the market and some of them are really harmful so I took your word of asking an expert. I have been given this Prescopodene and by so far, it has been very much effective with no side effects to date. Thanks again.

June 18, 2013 - 5:31pm
EmpowHER Guest
Anonymous (reply to Anonymous)

I also have the same weight loss problem. I can not lose weight even when I exercise. Limiting my food intake or portion sizing isn't really feasible because my work requires me to be entirely alert all the time. I can't afford to feel dizzy as a cause of hypoglycemia. I'm considering diet pills but to be honest, I'm not sure what to take. I do know, that I have to ask my doctor first to assure my safety, of course. I have known a couple of friends using this Prescopodene of yours. They seem to be doing fine with it. It's a good option I think.

June 30, 2013 - 5:48pm
alexajeri

A great article with lots of weight loss tips. Thanks for your contribution on the subject.
I have found this one to be very helpful, I have personally been helpful in using it and was totally surprised and happy with the magnificent results. See it here for yourself

May 14, 2013 - 12:57am
Proteinsforhealth

Different kinds of weight-loss supplements on the market worked.I am given some supliment names it is useful to your time,money,healthy and no side effects.
Calcium:plays a rule in regulating a hormone that influences body fat storage.
Creatine:While it’s generally considered a muscle-building supplement and is mostly used by athletes in strength and speed sports, creatine can be useful to endurance athletes seeking to improve their body composition.
Fiber:Fiber takes up space in the stomach and promotes satiety without actually contributing any calories to the body’s metabolism.
Green Tea Extract:Green tea contains a class of antioxidants known as catechins that, among other effects, increase fat burning. Studies show that green tea extract slightly increases fat loss resulting from a reduced-calorie diet.

February 5, 2013 - 11:55pm
EmpowHER Guest
Anonymous

Really information given It helps to increase your metabolism so you can burn more energy when you are either at rest or exercising.As it is used for weight loss and fat loss by boosting your metabolism.It can help improve your body's ability to burn fat whilst also improving your exercise performance which, in turn, can help you burn more calories.

October 19, 2012 - 1:34am
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