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Unformatted text preview: obesity. What is the primary action of orlistat, a weight loss drug? It inhibits pancreatic lipase All of the following are sensible guidelines for diet plans except eat rapidly to avoid prolonged contact with food. What is a safe rate of weight loss on a long-term basis for most overweight people? 0.5-2 lbs/week As a general rule, what minimum number of kcalories per day is necessary to ensure nutritional adequacy in an eating plan for reducing body weight? 1200 The feeling of satiety from weight-loss diets is best achieved by diets rich in complex carbohydrates...
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