Slim Fast FAQ?

 

 

FAQ

  • What are the benefits of losing weight?
  • Who comes to Slim Fast Clinic to lose weight?
  • What is the age of the patients you see?
  • How does the Slim Fast Weight program work?
  • Do you provide meals?
  • How quickly will I start seeing results?
  • What can I expect on my first appointment?
  • Why do I need a physician evaluation before starting the program?
  • What happens if I do not qualify for the Slim Fast Weight program?
  • I am a diabetic. Can I lose weight with the Slim Fast Weight program?
  • I just had a baby and am looking to lose weight. Can you help me?
  • I travel a lot. Can your program work with my busy schedule?
  • What are the costs of this weight loss program?
  • I have been on the Slim Fast Weight program before. Can I try it again and see results?
  • I have friends who are looking to lose weight. Are there any incentives for patients referring friends to Slim Fast Weight Center?

 

What are the benefits of losing weight?

There are many reasons an individual becomes obese, ranging from medical conditions and psychiatric conditions to lifestyle factors, cultural influences and the inability to exercise. However, the fact remains that excess weight takes a toll on your physical and mental health. Losing weight and maintaining a healthy weight affords many benefits including lowering your blood pressure; reducing bad cholesterol and improving good cholesterol; preventing and sometimes treating chronic conditions such as diabetes; and reducing your risk for numerous other health issues like heart attack, stroke and cancer. Research also indicates for those with obstructive sleep apnea, maintaining an ideal weight can alleviate the need to use a CPAP machine. In addition to improved health, overweight and obese patients who lose weight enjoy improved physical appearance, increased energy, enhanced physical ability, and more self-esteem and self-confidence.

Who comes to Slim Fast Clinic to lose weight?

Slim Fast provides straight-forward, physician-directed weight-loss solutions for men and women who are 16 years of age and older who have has a BMI above or equal to 25.

What is the age of the patients you see?

Slim Fast Weight Center treats patients ranging in age from 16 to 59 years old who are looking to lose weight and keep it off.

 

How does the Slim Fast program work?

The Slim Fast weight loss program has a two-part goal to reducing your weight: 1.) increase your metabolism and 2.) Suppress your appetite. When you are young, your metabolism is very active; but with age and other medical conditions, our metabolism decreases. The Slim Down Instantly program consists of specialized Medicine that will increase your metabolism, the Medicine that work as fat burners and clean the fat from the body, and our proprietary diet plan that guides you step by step to develop healthy eating habits from morning to night.

Do you provide meals?

Slim Fast Clinicdoes not provide meals. We provide a proven diet plan that not only outlines what you need to eat on a daily basis, but also allows each participant to enjoy fresh healthy food options that can be purchased affordably wherever they choose to shop.

How quickly will I start seeing results?

By following our Slim Fast program, you will start to see weight-loss results right away. We have patients who have lost six–eight pounds in the first three weeks of starting Slim Fast. The duration of the program varies from individual to individual based on several factors including medical history, current weight and weight-loss goals.

What can I expect on my first appointment?

On your first visit, our Slim Fast consultant/Physician will review your medical and surgical history as well as your medications and check for any interactions with our weight-loss program. Our consultant/physician will interpret all the results to determine if the program is right for you.

Why do I need a Consultant/physician evaluation before starting the program?

Our Slim Fast Consultant/physician evaluates each patient before starting the program in order to make sure they qualify for the program based on their existing and past medical conditions. If you do not qualify for the program, your consultation fee will be waived.

What happens if I do not qualify for the Slim Fast program?

If we determine during your initial consultation that your existing or past medical conditions prevent you from qualifying for the Slim Fast program.

How often do I need to come in to your Clinic?

Patients are expected to follow up with our clinic once every three weeks to monitor the progress and continue to guide you through our program.

I am a diabetic. Can I lose weight with the Slim Fast program?

Yes. Those with diabetes run a higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease, so having and maintaining a healthy weight is a high priority for living healthy. Slim Fast Clinic offers pure medical program that help people lose weight. Because the effectiveness of these Medication are dependent on how well you control your sugar levels.

I just had a baby and am looking to lose weight. Can you help me?

Yes. In addition to our proven diet, appetite suppressants and targeted exercise regime, Slim Fast offers specialized program to increase your metabolism and help you to lose weight.

I travel a lot. Can your program work with my busy schedule?

Our program requires follow-up appointments two to every three weeks, other than that, you are free to travel.

What are the costs of this weight loss program?

Our weight-loss program offers comparable services to other weight-loss programs but at a very affordable price. We believe losing weight and enjoying a happy, healthier life should not cost hundreds of dollars.

I have been on the Slim Fast program before. Can I try it again and see results?

Yes. Many people struggle to lose weight and keep it off. If you have on the Slim Fast program before, you can absolutely use it again to lose weight. Contact us to schedule an appointment.