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Study: GPs 'should support' patients on meal-replacement weight-loss programmes

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“Meal replacement products”? Anyone remember Slimfast et al? Brilliant success that was back in the day. And now (presumably) we’ll be expected to prescribe this rubbish? Look, it either won’t work, or any temporary effect will reverse on their next Benidorm holiday. We should have nothing to do with this short term trendy nonsense. If patients want to fritter away their own cash on such items then fine, but GPs shouldn’t touch it with a barge pole.

Posted date

27 Sep 2018

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8:13am

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