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Diet Doc Weight Loss

August 30, 2016 01:00 ET

Diet Doc Advises That High-Protein Diet Plans Be Individualized in Order to Reduce Health Risks

PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwired - August 30, 2016) - The Scarsdale diet is a 1970s based diet centered on the consumption of proteins, carbohydrates and fats. Portions break down into a diet which consists of: 43% protein, 22.5% fat and 34.5% carbohydrates. The Scarsdale diet claims an average weight loss of one pound per day by consuming lean meats, fruits and vegetables in three meals per day with no snacking in-between. It is similar to the highly popularized ketogenic or Atkins diet in that it is high in protein, is low in carbohydrates, is low in caloric intake and tends to lead to quick weight loss within a short amount of time.

Recommended for a period of only two weeks, the Scarsdale diet was created when the risks of eating a high protein diet had not been fully researched. Since that time, the Scarsdale diet and others like it have drawn criticism due to the stress that high protein dieting places on certain critical areas of the body. Though high protein diets have been shown to give dieters a feeling of fullness and satiety, Diet Doc -- a medical weight loss program, suggests that individuals be aware that a diet which is higher in protein may negatively impact those who are prone to kidney disease and osteoporosis. Medical weight loss program -- Diet Doc, strongly advises that a high protein diet be supervised in order to ensure that the body is receiving the proper nutrition and vitamins such as B-12 which will minimize any negative effects that can result as the body adapts to an increase in protein intake.

Also, low-calorie dieting, such as the Scarsdale diet can have negative consequences such as fatigue, headaches, and irritability as well as increase the desire to binge eat. It is important that such diets be monitored by medical experts to ensure that weight loss occurs safely and with no negative long-term consequences. Dr. Rao, Medical Director of Diet Doc states that, "Weight loss goals in particular can be met by the development of specific nutrition plans, dietary supplements and guidance to ensure that body composition changes are optimal for each individual."

To find out more, new Diet Doc patients can call or easily and effortlessly visit https://www.dietdoc.com to complete an initial comprehensive, yet simple, health questionnaire and schedule an immediate personal, no-cost consultation. Diet Doc Physicians all received specialized training in nutritional science and fast weight loss. Diet Doc reviews each patient's health history to create a personalized diet plan geared for fast weight loss, or that addresses life-long issues causing weight loss to slow down or stop. Nutritionists work personally with each patient and use their own algorithm to craft meal and snack plans that are compatible with each patient's age, gender, activity level, food preferences, nutritional needs and medical conditions. They combine these state of the art diet plans with pure, prescription diet products that enable their patients to resist the temptation to reach for sugary snacks, eliminate fatigue and curb the appetite. Over 97% of Diet Doc patients report incredible weight loss results with the majority losing 20 or more pounds per month.

At Diet Doc, all patients gain unlimited access to the best minds in the business. Their staff of doctors, nurses, nutritionists and coaches are available 6 days per week to answer questions, offer suggestions, address concerns and lend their professional guidance and support. Because of this, more and more people are turning to Diet Doc for their weight management needs. Diet plans are tailored to be specific to the needs of those of any age, gender, and shape or size and for those who are struggling to lose that final 10-20 pounds to those who must lose 100 pounds or more. Call today to request a private, confidential, no-cost online consultation.

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