Are Weight Loss Pills Safe?


Why don’t more people take the weight loss medications currently on the market?

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The video I mentioned is Brown Fat: Losing Weight Through Thermogenesis (

Stay tuned for Are Weight Loss Pills Effective? (

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In the meantime, you can find more on weight loss in:
• Eating More to Weigh Less (
• How to Prevent Prediabetes in Children (
• Nutrient Dense Approach to Weight Management (
• How Much Exercise to Sustain Weight Loss (
• Keep Your Waist Circumference to Less than Half Your Height (
• Does Apple Cider Vinegar Help with Weight Loss? (
• Can Morbid Obesity Be Reversed through Diet? (
• The Weight Loss Program that Got Better with Time (

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Thanks for watching. I hope you’ll join in the evidence-based nutrition revolution!
-Michael Greger, MD FACLM

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