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I cant afford food, should I take diet pills?

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June 27, 2019 / By Durward
Question: I live off of a monthly budget and food isn't on the list. I can afford to cook dinner but as far as lunch and breakfast, I simply can not afford to eat. I can afford Mcdonalds daily but it's so unhealthy like a burger is $1.25 so I can eat it for breakfast, lunch, and dinner; but it's just plain gross. I know beggars can't be choosers but I'd rather starve before I go that route. I was thinking maybe if I cook dinner for the week, buy a box of cereal bars, and every time I feel hungry take my diet pills with the cereal bar. Would that Fill me up. That budget would be roughly around $30 per month. I think that should do it. Would it be healthy? I was denied food stamps because I am single with no kids and make too much money Dr Frank, I do not have a problem with my weight in fact I am 5'5 115 lbs I am simply trying to be survive and not starve throughout the day PersonalTrainer-AdonisXComplex, Thanks your answer was extremely helpful however I can not buy that to last me throughout the month the food would then spoil. In hindsight it was really bright of you to consider I re-do my budget. I do not want to live paycheck to paycheck so I save a lot of my money in fear of being broke. I am going to dismiss my cable bill but still continue with Netflix. I am searching for a part-time job but that is really hard considering I am in college on top of working an already full time job. I don't want to overwhelm myself.
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Bryant Bryant | 6 days ago
$30.00 a month on food is not a sustainable option in a western country. If you live in a third world country then you can survive and still live a decent life.If the food stamp is saying you make too much money then you are above threshold income and need to reconsider your spending options You have a couple of options to choose from. 1. Cut costs on other things that you spend such as clothing ,entertainment and utility bills. 2. Find another job or work 2 or more jobs this will increase your budget. 3. Get rid of diet pills asap those those things do more harm then good in the long run. 4. You can eat healthy food twice a day and still be in good shape. You can also instead of eat in one large sitting eat 3 to 4 small meals each day. 5. You can borrow money from friends and tell them you will pay them back. 6. Use the internet for cooking recipes im sure yahoo answers and youtube already have many recipes.They should be cheap and easy option. You budget should be minimum $200 to 250 a month(and thats being reasonable) if you want to survive in the long run.
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Bryant Originally Answered: What is the BEST way to shed 70 lbs when you don't have exercise equip and can't really afford a gym ?
It's going to take time- don't do it too fast or the loss won't stick. Just start running and jogging, or even walking daily and only eat when you feel hungry. Low impact exercise is the best way to loss weight. You really need to work out for an hour a day to get good fat burning results- if you don't have time for that then AT LEAST a half hour. Weight training is important because that is how you get your body to efficiently burn calories ALL THE TIME- even at rest. And also, DO NOT crash diet. Your body will slow way down to compensate for the lack of calories and any food you do give it will immediately be stored as fat- especially belly fat.
Bryant Originally Answered: What is the BEST way to shed 70 lbs when you don't have exercise equip and can't really afford a gym ?
Obviously you need to eat healthy because that's 80% of the weight loss fight. Since you can't afford the gym or equipment, you have two choices: 1. You can create your own cardio program by running, riding a bike, or playing sports regularly throughout the week and use your own body weight as resistance in doing strengthening moves like push ups, pull ups, crunches, and squats. 2. You can purchase low-cost workout DVDs so you can workout at home. www.collagevideo.com You can purchase dumbbells are barbells if you have some money to spend but not enough for big time equipment. Good Luck!

Albin Albin
1st ask yourself, what can you live with and what can you do without. FOR EXAMPLE: you know that 100/month cable bill? you can cut that...a smart phone 100/month cut that. snacks and unhealthy food, cut that...ect ect ect. to be a real survivalist means to live with as little luxury as possible. an example is, I buy all my stuff off brand (dollar store), I make all my meals at once and conserve money on buying impulse food. I also catch rain for my plants and to wash my dog. I turn off all unnecessary utilities during the day and night ect. now for the food part. you could go to the food pantry at your local community center or there are many churches that have weekly/monthly drives. they can save you in times of need until you can get on your feet again. (do not make this a lifestyle it's unsightly) second. buy $30 worth of food and split them up into meals right away. a loaf of bread some cheese and ham can make breakfast lunch and dinner easy. a can of tune celery mayo and a loaf of bread can do the same. now for the diet pill. the diet pill suppresses hunger but does nothing to ease the pain of hunger. actually if your body is already starved beyond the pills ability to suppress hunger you'll just end up with ulcers and the ravenous urge to eat
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Sydne Sydne
Bad news not only do diet pills not work, but so called dieters like you who try for the quick fix have a 2 in 3 chance of ending up heavier in the long term! Do you see the box near the top of the page? The one labelled 'Search for questions: '? Well type in 'lose weight'. You will find over 518,682 pre-existing questions. Try the misspellings 'loose weight' and there are another 119,033 In all there are over 637,715 Health section questions requesting solutions to being or thinking you might be overweight. On average these each yield 6 answers, that is nearly 4 million answers. (Without searching for any other variations on the question!) I can usefully summarise these answers in 4 words: EAT LESS DO MORE. Are you desperate enough to try this???
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Sydne Originally Answered: I am trying to lose weight, but I can only AFFORD to eat 3 meals a day. What should I do for the other 1 or 2?
Here are some tips to help you keep in mind. 3500 calories = 1lb. the sedentary body, [moderately active] burns on average, 2,270 calories a day. our metabolism will automatically adjust to the amount of calories we consume which is why a lot of people do the metabolic diet. I will offer you some tips that will get you on your way, the rest is up to you. SEASONINGS: Mustard has 0 calories, yet it is good for you and speeds up your metabolism. Salsa is a great addition to meals, since it is spicy it will boost your metabolism and it is very low in calories -10 per 2 tbsps. If you are not a vegetarian, and you get enough protein already, stay away from peanut butter. 2 tbsps =200 calories alone. DRESSINGS? Ditch the ranch and go for the italian dressing, and if you even want to go a step healthier, fresh olive oil and a pinch of vinegar. Vinegar is very good for your stomach. The whiter the food, the less likely it is healthy for you, such as breads, dressings, soups, cheese and noodles. this is because they have added bleaching agents to your food, and it will be addictive to your brain, and will even result in food cravings from time to time. KICK IT IN GEAR: Start out your day with breakfast, no matter what. Grapefruits, cereals high in fiber and low in sugar. Switch your milks from 2% to skim. Apples and a glass of water is very good for you, in the morning. NEGATIVE CALORIE FOODS- APPLES- CELERY- CANTELOPE- KIWI. Make sure to get in some cardio, at least 30 minutes a day, it will keep your metabolism active. <33 and the best of luck to you!

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