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Offline MYSTERY

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Treatment for belly fat
« on: July 29, 2009, 12:38:21 PM »
http://wcco.com/health/freeze.away.fat.2.1105237.html.

Check the above artical out. I think this might work great for people that suffer with belly fat or any other areas of the body to which HIV meds have affected.
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Re: Treatment for belly fat
« Reply #1 on: July 29, 2009, 01:16:30 PM »
Mystery,

This treatment might work for subcutaneous fat, but I doubt it would work for abdominal fat caused by hiv meds. This type of fat isn't under the skin, it's deep inside the abdomen, in-between the vital organs.

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Offline MYSTERY

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Re: Treatment for belly fat
« Reply #2 on: July 29, 2009, 02:43:55 PM »
Ann,
 
You are probably right, but every little inch helps.  ;D :D
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Offline newfie_man67

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Re: Treatment for belly fat
« Reply #3 on: August 17, 2009, 10:09:42 AM »
so is there anything..any specific supplement or exercises that will reduce belly fat (without taking it off my face) ??
I am at wits end looking for some info!
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Re: Treatment for belly fat
« Reply #4 on: August 18, 2009, 12:51:06 AM »

There's not a lot that I know of in this area, but here are a few suggestions.

You might want to keep an eye on the new drug application for tesamorelin.  See here: http://www.drugs.com/nda/tesamorelin_090603.html

There is also a clinical trial investigating the use of leptin for treatment of lipodystrophy.  You can find that link here:  http://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00025883


A very small leptin study has shown that there is significant benefit in terms of reducing visceral fat.  You can find that paper here:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19174500

Sorry, none of it is exactly news, but it's the best I can do.

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