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    Default Herbal Supplements Ineffective For Weight Loss

    Marlene Busko
    March 2 2020

    Herbal supplements don't work for weight loss, new research shows.
    In the first global review of herbal weight-loss supplements in almost two decades, investigators found there was insufficient evidence to recommend any of these "medicines" for this purpose.
    "There was no evidence to suggest people should be taking herbal medicines for [clinically meaningful] weight loss," study investigators Erica Bessel, MND, and senior author Nicholas R. Fuller, PhD, both from the University of Sydney, Australia, told Medscape Medical News via email.


    Read more: https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926081

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    Default Re: Herbal Supplements Ineffective For Weight Loss

    I don't intend to be sarcastic… But I have only one response to this topic: "Thank you, Captain Obvious!"
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    Default Re: Herbal Supplements Ineffective For Weight Loss

    Well yes, but it maybe needed a study to prove it. Some people will go on believing they work anyway. What worries me are the many reports that herbal supplements are useless. When you read the full report it often refers to weight loss supps. But hey, who reads down to the bottom. Not journalists it seems!

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