What type of cancer causes weight loss?

The types of cancer that cause weight loss include:

Breast cancers

Lung cancers

Skin cancers

Neoplasms

Can I lose belly fat if I’ve had a tubal ligation?

The surgery to remove the baby’s uterus usually will not affect your stomach or your weight, although you may have some weight loss.

The risks of having a tubal ligation are very low. It is rare that a child ever is born with a large amount of weight loss in the uterus or in any area of the abdomen. The main risk for fat loss after the surgery is that you may not be able to eat much.

If you are concerned about weight loss, talk to your health care provider for help. They will help you figure out what works best for you, including diet and exercise.

How do I choose my doctor?

The best doctors for fat loss are those whose patients are overweight or obese. But, these doctors can also be good at treating other conditions, some of which may cause weight loss.

Here are a few general guidelines about where and what you can or can’t do to lose weight:

Obese people who try to lose weight:

Should not eat too much to prevent bloating

Don’t have too much weight around the midsection, lower body, or other body parts

Eat more vegetables and other sources of fiber, fruits and low-fat dairy

Worry about their weight rather than their health

Can’t lose weight, other than by quitting smoking

Obese women who want to lose weight have to give up smoking for one year.

Obese men who want to lose weight have to give up alcohol for one year.

Obese men who want to lose weight have to give up protein for one year.

Obese women who want to lose weight have to give up the use of sedentary activities for one month.

Obese women have to give up dairy products and other sources of fat for one month.

Obese women should not go down below their target weight for one month after the surgery.


If you are obese and can’t get a fat-loss surgery:

Think carefully about how to eat and how much to drink, even if you are not sick

Be patient. You are not likely to be able to lose weight quickly. You have to be patient and persistent, and you can lose the