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Low Calorie Recipes to Lose Weight, Boost Energy and Satisfy Your Hunger by Medical Weight Loss Philadelphia

weightlossinphiladelphia As part of our medically supervised prescription weight loss program we give you the best weight loss pills and appetite suppressant medications to help eliminate your hunger, vitamin B12 injections to boost your metabolism and delicious recipes for a safe and sensible weight loss meal plan. So that you can save money and buy your own food at the supermarket. For more information about our weight loss plan call us and schedule your Free Medical Weight Loss Consultation – call 215-821-7336.

Here are 9 fantastic low calorie recipes to help you lose weight and satisfy your cravings:

Charlie’s Nachos*

Ingredients:

  • ½ pound of shredded imitation crab meat or even real crabmeat.
  • ½ pound of cooked shrimp that you are going to chop up.
  • One can, approximately 4.5 ounces of chopped green chilies.
  • 1 teaspoon of hot chili powder.
  • ⅓ teaspoons ground cumin.
  • ¼ teaspoon of salt.
  • Baked corn tortilla chips – one bag approximately 8.5 ounces.
  • Prepared salsa – 1 cup.
  • Reduced fat Monterey Jack cheese approximately 1 cup shredded.
  • Chopped black olives – ¼ cup
  • 2 sliced scallions.

This is a phenomenal recipe and we are going to start by heating our oven to 350°F. After that we are going to mix together in a very large bowl your imitation crab meat, your chilies, or hot chili powder cumin and salt and your shrimp. Then line the bottom and the sides of a baking dish that is approximately 13 x 9 x 2” with your tortilla chips. After that spoon out your crabmeat mixture evenly over the entire mass of corn chips and then after that pour over top your cheese, olives, scallions and the salsa. This is a really unbelievable recipe! You should bake this for approximately 15 minutes or until it is heated all the way through and all the cheese is melted nicely. This is definitely not a low-carb recipe. This recipe makes 6 servings each of them having 310 cal, 7 g of fat, 22 g of protein and 43 g of carbohydrates. So if you’re watching your carb intake eat this maybe once a week and only eat half of the serving just like I do.

Vegetable Pasta Bake*

Ingredients:

  • Bow-tie Pasta- 6 ounces
  • Broccoli Florets- 4 cups
  • Nonfat sour cream- 1 cup
  • Light alfredo sauce- 1 container
  • Onion (finely chopped)- 1
  • Salt- ½ teaspoon
  • Cayenne- 1/8 teaspoon
  • Ground nutmeg- ⅛ teaspoon
  • Frozen peas (thawed)- ½ cup
  • Shredded carrots- ½ cup
  • Shredded reduced-fat american cheese- ½ cup

Let’s start out cooking this dish by heating the oven to 375 degrees and spraying the casserole dish with cooking spray. Cook the bow ties in large pot until they are softened a bit.  Add broccoli for last 2 minutes. As that is boiling, stir the sour cream, alfredo sauce, onion, salt, cayenne, and nutmeg in a large bowl. Then add the bow ties, broccoli, peas, and carrots and toss everything around altogether. Pour into the prepared casserole and bake for 30 minutes or until bubbly. Cover it with a sprinkle of cheese and return to oven for 5 minutes and enjoy!

Broccoli and Cheese Stuffed Shells*

Ingredients:

  • Jumbo pasta shells- 24 from 12 ounce package
  • Low-fat cottage cheese- 1 lbs
  • Shredded Mozzarella cheese- 1 cup
  • Egg white- 1 large
  • Grated parmesan cheese- 1 tbs
  • Garlic powder- ½ tsp
  • Dried basil- ½ tsp
  • Salt- ⅛ tsp
  • Black pepper- ⅛ tsp
  • Frozen chopped broccoli- 2 10 ounce packages
  • Shredded carrots- ½ cup
  • Fat-free marinara pasta sauce- 2 cups

Start out by preheating the oven to 375 degrees, as you’re cooking the shells in a large pot until tender. Pulse together cottage cheese, ½ cup mozzarella, egg white, parmesan, garlic powder, basil, salt, and pepper until well blended and smooth. Transfer mixture to large bowl. Stir in broccoli and carrots.

Tortilla Soup*

  • Ingredients:
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • 1 finely chopped medium onion
  • 1 finely chopped clove of garlic
  • 2 peeled, seeded and chopped tomatoes
  • 2 seeded and finely chopped jalapeno chiles
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • ¾ crushed cumin seeds
  • 4 corn tortilla cut into wide strips of ¼
  • Pinch of chilli powder
  • 1 can (2 pints, 14 ounces) 5 ¾ cups of chicken broth
  • ¾ cups of Monterey Jack cheese
  • 2 tablespoon chopped cilantro (optional)

First you want to heat your oven to 400 degrees F. Then take a large skillet and heat this over top medium heat and add the onion and garlic and saute until it’s nice and soft. Next mix in your black pepper, cumin, jalapeno and your tomatoes. And cook this for approximately 10 minutes. Next sprinkle the chilli powder over top of your tortilla chips place them on the baking sheet and cook them for about 10 minutes plus or minus a few minutes until they are nice and crispy.   While your tortilla chips are baking spoon the broth to your large skillet and let this simmer on low heat for about 10 minutes. After that just set four bowls on your table and spoon in the soup and then over top of that sprinkle your tortilla chips, cilantro and cheese. This recipe makes four servings each of them has about 190 calories, 6 grams of protein and 17 grams of carbohydrates.

Crab Cakes with Corn Relish*

This is an unbelievably tasty recipe it makes six servings with two crab cakes equaling one serving. Each serving has approximately 240 cal, 3 g of fat, 24 g of protein and 25 g of carbohydrates.

Ingredients:

To make the crabcakes you will need:

  • 1 pound of crabmeat, with all of the shells and other cartilage materials removed.
  • ½ sweet red pepper with the core and the seeds removed. Cut this into small pieces.
  • 3 scallions cut into small pieces.
  • 2 carrots peeled and sliced into small pieces.
  • 2 large eggs.
  • ⅓ cup of reduced fat mayonnaise dressing.
  • ½ teaspoon of salt.
  • ¼ teaspoon of black pepper.
  • 1 teaspoon of fresh chopped tarragon.
  • 1 cup of packaged unseasoned breadcrumbs
  • Non-stick cooking spray.

For the corn relish ingredients you will need:

  • 2 ears of corn of course with the kernels removed from the cob. This makes approximately 1.5 cups of kernels were even a little bit more.
  • 2 chopped scallions.
  • ½ of a sweet red pepper with the  core and scenes removed and then chop The pepper into pieces.
  • ½ cup of cherry tomatoes sliced in half.
  • 2 tablespoons of fresh lime juice.
  • ¼ teaspoon of salt.
  • A pinch of black pepper.
  • A dash of liquid hot pepper sauce or you can put as much you like to your taste.

Now, for the crab cakes combine in a food processor the crabmeat, scallions, sweet peppers and carrots. Pulse this combination until it’s blended nicely. After that add the eggs, salt, tarragon, pepper and mayonnaise and pulse until everything is  blended together. Next we move this mixture to another bowl.  Then heat your oven to 425°F. Then stir three-quarter cup of the breadcrumbs into the crab mixture and place the remaining crumbs in a shallow dish.

Mold your crab mixture into 12 patties or cakes whichever you prefer using about ⅓ cup of mixture for each. Then coat to cakes with the remaining crumbs. Next coat the baking sheet with the cooking spray and placed the crab cakes onto your sheet. Lightly coat the tops with the additional spray. Then bake the crab cakes for approximately 8 minutes just make sure that you turn them over halfway through so that it cooks evenly.

You can even place the crab cakes under broiler for 1 – 2 minutes per side to make it a bit more crispy. To make the corn relish all you have to do is stir together the corn, sweet pepper, scallions, cherry tomatoes, salt, black pepper and lime juice and season with the hot pepper sauce. Serve this relish with the crab cakes. I hope you enjoy this recipe just remember that two crab cakes combine for a total of approximately 25 g of carbohydrates. So if you are watching your carbohydrate intake just don’t eat too many of these.

Mustard Caper Chicken Extravaganza*

The Ingredients:

  • 6 boneless skinless chicken breast sliced in half – approximately 2 pounds overall.
  • Salt – ¼ teaspoon
  • Black pepper – ⅛ teaspoon
  • Chicken broth – 1 can approximately 14.5 ounces.
  • Dreams capers – ¼ cup
  • Dried rosemary – ½ teaspoon
  • Dried thyme – ¼ teaspoon.
  • Dijon mustard – 2 tablespoons
  • Honey – 1 tablespoon
  • Cooked hot couscous – 4.5 cups

Start this recipe by coding or skillet with the cooking spray. Place the skillet over medium – high heat and season the chicken on both sides with the salt and pepper. Next add the chicken to the skillet and cook this for about 5 – 6 minutes on each side or for as long as it takes until the chicken is cooked all the way through. When your chicken is thoroughly cooked removed from the skillet and place it on a platter to keep it nice and warm. The next step is to add the broth, capers, rosemary and thyme to a skillet and cook this over medium – high heat for approximately 5 minutes. Then remove the skillet from the heat and stir in your mustard and the honey. Serve the chicken with the couscous. This makes 6 servings each of them having about 320 cal, 5 g of fat, 36 g of protein and 30 g of carbohydrates.

Honey Mustard Chicken and Vegetables*

This is a really awesome recipe it makes 6 servings each of them has about 340 cal, 12 g of fat 32 g of protein and 30 g of carbohydrates.

The ingredients for this recipe are:

  • 4 small carrots that you were going to peel slice them in half lengthwise and cut them crosswise.
  • Three medium-sized parsnips that you are going to peel and slice them in half. And then cut them crosswise into 1 inch thick half-moon slices.
  • Two heads of Belgian endive that you were going to trim and cut them into 1 inch pieces.
  • 2 tablespoons of vegetable oil.
  • 1 teaspoon of salt.
  • ½ cup of honey mustard.
  • 2 tablespoons of fresh lemon juice.
  • ½ teaspoon of dried thyme.
  • Three large skinless chicken breast that you are going to slice in half. This is going to equal approximately 2 ½ pounds of chicken meat.
  • 4 medium-sized zucchini approximately 2 pounds in all you’re going to cut them into 1.5 inch pieces.
  • 2 cups of chopped broccoli rabe.

This is a really really good recipe and first we’re going to preheat our oven to 400°F. Place the carrots, parsnips, endive and onions into a very large bowl and then add your oil and toss everything nicely together. Next we are going to pour this mixture into a large roasting pan and season it with the ½ teaspoon of salt.

 Next in a small cup stir together the honey mustard, lemon juice and thyme. Then put the chicken in the pan on top of the vegetables. Sprinkle the chicken evenly with the remaining ½ teaspoon of salt. Then brush evenly with the 3 tablespoons of the  honey mustard mixture.  We are going to roast this for approximately 25 minutes and then remove the pan from the oven and add this zucchini. Increase the heat to 450°F and roast for approximately 10 minutes.

Remove the chicken and place it on your dishes and cover it with foil to keep it warm. Stir the remaining honey mustard mixture into the vegetables in the roasting pan and roast this for approximately 10 minutes. Then just divide the vegetable mixture between your blades and copies of them with a piece of chicken. While the vegetables are roasting you can steam the broccoli rabe until it’s nice and tender. This normally takes about somewhere between 2 – 3 minutes and then serve it on the side of the chicken and vegetables.

Lemon Chicken*

This is an awesome recipe that makes 6 servings each of them having 320 calories, 9 grams of fat, 30 grams of protein and 36 grams of carbohydrates. The ingredients are:

  • 1 quarter cup of fresh lemon juice this is approximately the juice from one whole lemon.
  • 1 tablespoon of finely chopped fresh ginger.
  • 1 tablespoon of soy sauce.
  • 1 tablespoon of sugar.
  • 1 tablespoon of cornstarch.
  • 6 skinless chicken breast that you were going to slice in half, approximately one and a half pounds in total.
  • 6 ounces of linguine.
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil.
  • 2 sliced garlic cloves.
  • 1/8 teaspoon of red pepper flakes.
  • 3 quarter pound of cherry tomatoes.
  • 1 quarter teaspoon of salt.
  • 6 cups of shredded romaine lettuce.

To make your garnish you’re going to need

  • 2 finely chop scallions.
  • 1 quarter cup of finely chopped cilantro.
  • 6 cups of steamed green beans.

In a steam proof dish or glass pie plate stir together with the lemon juice, Ginger, soy sauce, sugar and cornstarch. Add the chicken and stir to coat it. Let this stand at room temperature for about 20 minutes. Place the dish with the chicken and the marinade on a rack over 1 inch of water in a wok or a very large skillet with a deep lid. Heat the water to simmer over medium heat. Cover this tightly and steam for about 5 minutes. Uncover and then with the tongues turn the chicken over and then cover it and steam over medium heat until the chicken is a opaque. This usually takes about 5 minutes. Meanwhile cook the linguine in a large deep pot of lightly salted boiling water until it’s al dente.

In a large Skillet heat oil over medium heat then add the garlic and saute this for about 1 minute. Next add the red pepper flakes and tomatoes and cook until the tomatoes just start to break apart, this takes about 3 minutes normally. Next add the linguine and salt.

Place your lettuce on top of the plates and spoon the chicken and sauce over top. Divide the linguini amongst your plates and garnish with scallions, cilantro and green beans.

Lettuce Wraps – Chicken Asian Style*

Ingredients:

  • shredded chicken – 2 cups
  • coleslaw mix of carrots and cabbage – 2 cups
  • one medium carrot cut up
  • Diced onion – 2 cups
  • unsalted peanuts – 2 tbsp
  • minced fresh ginger – 1 tsp
  • Asian salad dressing – one third cup
  • crushed pineapple – one third cup
  • bib lettuce – 12 leaves

This recipe is great for the summer time especially now but it’s very hot outside. This recipe makes approximately 4 servings each of them having about 220 cal, 12 g of carbohydrates and a grams of sugar. Put all of the above ingredients (except the pineapple and salad dressing) into a blender or food processor.

And pulse until it’s finely chopped. I usually do this by just using the pulse mode on my blender or you might just have to turn it off and on several times. My food processor is small so I have to process this in 2-3 batches , one at a time.

You may next add the salad dressing and pineapple into our mixture and toss everything nicely until it’s well combined. When you are ready to serve spoon about 1/4 cup of the chicken mixture onto each lettuce leaf and enjoy.

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Eliminate Pounds and Inches w/ Our Diet Pills and These 9 Medical Weight Loss Diet Recipes

medicalweightlossphiladelphia dietdrs 2In our medical weight loss program most people lose 2 to 5 pounds a week because our diet weight loss pills do a really great job of decreasing your appetite and eliminating your hunger and cravings. The vitamin B12 injections help boost your metabolism and we give you lots of recipes that turn your body into a fat burning machine. These are the same recipes that helped me lose over 80 pounds last year; and I have still kept it off.

So here are 9 delicious recipes to help you lose weight. In our medical weight loss program we help you eat great to look great.

Weight Loss Recipe Version for Crispy Chicken and Garlicky Collards*

  • Ingredients:
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 tablespoons of Dijon mustard
  • 2 cups of bran flakes cereal, crushed
  • ½ teaspoon of black pepper
  • 1 pound of collard greens with the stems removed and the leaves cut into bite sized pieces
  • ½ teaspoon of garlic thinly sliced 1 lemon cut into wedges
  • 3 cups of mashed potatoes

Preheat the oven to 400°F. Then in a  place the chicken and mustard in a large bowl and coat nicely. In another bowl, mix the cereal, 1 tablespoon of the olive oil and ¼ teaspoon of black pepper. We then apply this mixture to the chicken and coat it well and bake on a baking sheet until golden and cooked all the way through; this should take approximately 45 – 50 minutes. As the chicken is cooking we should cook the collards in a large pot of boiling salted water until they are tender; this should take approximately 10 minutes. Then drain, rinse and squeeze out the excess water. Heat the remaining oil in a skillet over medium heat and add the garlic, collards and ¼ teaspoon of black pepper and cook for approximately 2 – 3 minutes. Serve this with the chicken and lemon and your mashed potatoes. This makes approximately 4 servings each with about 392 calories.

If you need help losing weight call us for your free medical weight loss consultation call us now at 215-821-7336.

Under 400 Calorie Chicken Breast Cacciatore*

  • Ingredients:
  • 1 cup of onion sliced
  • 6 boneless chicken breast
  • 12 ounces of no salt added tomato paste
  • ¼ teaspoon of black pepper
  • ½ teaspoon of garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon of dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon of dried basil
  • ¼ cup of dry white wine
  • ¼ cup of water
  • 4 ½ cups of broccoli florets steamed until they are crisp and tender
  • 4 ½ cups of cauliflower florets steamed until they are crisp and tender
  • 12 ounces of whole-wheat pasta

Place the onions in the bottom of a slow cooker and place the chicken on top. Combine all of the other remaining ingredients and pour over top of the chicken. We then cook on low for approximately 8 – 10 hours and serve with the steamed broccoli and cauliflower and pasta. This makes approximately 6 servings each with about 385 calories.

Pesto Chicken and Pasta – Weight Loss Recipe – Low Calorie Version*

  • Ingredients:
  • 8 ounces of whole-wheat pasta
  • 1 teaspoon of minced garlic
  • 30 cherry tomatoes – halved
  • 2 cups of cooked chicken breast
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • ½ cup of pine nuts
  • 1 cup of chopped basil

Cook your pasta and then sauté the garlic, tomatoes and chicken in olive oil for approximately 3 – 5 minutes until it’s warm and the chicken is cooked all the way through. We then add the cooked pasta, pine nuts and basil. Start everything to mix it nicely and continue cooking for a few minutes longer until the basil is soft. This makes approximately 4 servings each with about 378 calories.

Greek Salad – Super Weight Loss Recipe*

  • Ingredients:
  • ⅓ cup of red wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon of fresh oregano chopped
  • 1 teaspoon of garlic powder
  • ¼ teaspoon of black pepper freshly ground
  • 6 cups of romaine lettuce chopped
  • 2 ½ cups of chopped cooked chicken breast
  • 2 cups of chopped tomatoes
  • 1 medium cucumber – peeled seeded and chopped
  • ½ cup of finely chopped red onion
  • ½ cup of sliced ripe olives
  • ½ cup of crumbled faded cheese
  • 2 whole wheat pita breads – approximately 6 inches

First let’s whisk the vinegar, oregano, oil, garlic powder and black pepper in a large bowl and then add the lettuce, chicken, tomatoes, cucumber, onion, olives and feta cheese and mix everything nicely so the lettuce is totally coated with the dressing ingredients. We then toast the pita bread and serve with the salad. This makes approximately 4 servings and each serving has approximately 413 calories.

Low Calorie Cajun Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya Recipe*

  • Ingredients:
  • 1 pound of boneless chicken breast
  • 4 cups of water
  • 2 cups of chopped onion
  • 1 tablespoon of minced garlic
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • ½ pound of turkey sausage
  • 3 tablespoons of chopped green bell pepper
  • ¼ cup of green onion
  • 2 cups of no salt added tomatoes
  • 2 tablespoons of worcestershire sauce
  • ¼ teaspoon of dried sign
  • ¼ teaspoon of cayenne pepper
  • 1 ½ cups of brown rice

In a very large saucepan combine the chicken breasts, water half of the chopped onion, half of the chopped celery and one third of the garlic and bring this to a simmer over medium – high heat. Reduce the heat to medium – low and cook, partially covered until the chicken juices run clear when pierced with a fork, approximately 20 to 25 minutes. We then remove the chicken breasts from the cooking liquid. In a sieve set over a large bowl train and to cooking liquid. Should have about 4 cups of the liquid, add water if necessary. Chop the chicken breast meat and set this aside. Heat to the oil in a 5 quart Dutch oven. Add the sausage and cook over medium heat stirring often until lightly browned this should take about 5 minutes or so. Then stir in the remaining ingredients, breaking up the tomatoes with the spoon. Cook over medium – low heat, tightly covered until the rice has absorbed all the liquid; this should take approximately 45 minutes. Remove the Dutch oven from the heat, stir in the reserved chicken, cover and let stand for 5 minutes. This makes approximately 6 servings in each serving is approximately 416 calories.

Cajun Chicken and Rice*

This is a really fantastic recipe it’s almost like a quick jambalaya it has lots of amazing flavor and is a low-calorie meal that can be prepared quickly.

  • Ingredients:
  • 1 teaspoon of Cajun seasoning
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 teaspoons of olive oil
  • ½ teaspoon of minced garlic
  • 1 cup of chopped onion
  • 1 cup of diced green bell pepper
  • 1 cup of sliced celery
  • 2 tablespoons of no salt added tomato paste
  • A few dashes of Tabasco sauce, more or less to your taste
  • 4 cups of cooked brown rice
  • Sprinkle the cajun seasoning  on the chicken and bake or grill. Add oil to the skillet and sauté the garlic, onion, green bell pepper, celery, tomato paste and tobacco sauce for approximately 2 – 3 minutes and the already cooked rice and sauté for 5 more minutes and finally serve chicken over top of the rice. This makes about 4 servings. Each serving is approx 352 calories.

Low Calorie Cantonese Chicken Stir-Fry*

This is a fantastic recipe with a very nice sauce. It doesn’t have the usual soy sauce so it does not contain all of the sodium that will cause you to retain water and is loaded with good healthy vegetables that will fill you up and help eliminate your appetite and make your belly flat at the same time.

  • Ingredients:
  • 2 tablespoons of oil
  • 1 cup of sliced carrots
  • 2 cups of broccoli florets
  • 1 cup of chopped onion
  • 8 ounces of sliced mushrooms
  • 1 cup of chopped bok choy
  • ¼ teaspoon of ground ginger
  • ¼ teaspoon of garlic powder
  • ¼ teaspoon of black pepper
  • 3 boneless skinless chicken breast sliced thinly
  • 1 tablespoon of Sherry
  • 1 tablespoon of no salt added chili sauce
  • 1 cup of low-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 tablespoon of cornstarch
  • 1 cup of brown rice
  • In a wok we are going to heat the oil and add the carrots, broccoli, onion and half of the spices and stir-fry for approximately 2 minutes or so. Then add the mushrooms and  bok choy and stir-fry one additional minute. Remove the vegetables and add the remaining oil and heat and then add the chicken and remaining spices and stirf-ry until the chicken is no longer pink. Then return the vegetables to the wok and stir together the sherry, chili sauce, broth and cornstarch. Add to the walk and he until the mixture thickens and begins the bubble. Serve over brown rice that you have already cooked. This makes approximately 4 servings each containing approximately 375 calories.

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Chicken with Snow Peas and Broccoli*

  • Ingredients:
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 1 pound of sliced boneless chicken breasts
  • ¼ cup of egg substitute
  • ¼ cup of cornstarch
  • 1 ½ cup of sliced onion
  • 1 cup of sliced green bell pepper
  • 12 ounces of snow peas
  • 1 ½ cups of broccoli florets
  • 2 tablespoons of honey
  • ½ cup of low-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 tablespoon of cornstarch
  • 2 tablespoons of slivered almonds

Heat 1 tablespoon of the oil in a wok. Dip half the chicken in the egg substitute and dust with the cornstarch. Stir – fry until just cooked for approximately 4 – 5 minutes. Remove and repeat with remaining chicken. Remove and add the rest of the oil to the wok. Stir – Friday onion until it begins to soften. Add the green bell pepper, snow peas and broccoli and stir – fry until crisp cooked this should take approximately 4 minutes. Stir together the honey, broth and cornstarch. Add to the vegetables and cook until slightly thickened. Add the chicken and toss until coated and heated through. Sprinkle the almonds over the top. This makes approximately 4 servings each with about 379 calories.

Skinnylicious Stir Fried Rice Weight Loss Recipe Weight Loss Recipe*

Yes! You can eat rice and still lose weight. Just remember the portion sizes I recommended for you during our nutrition diet consultation.

  • Ingredients:
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 4 boneless skinless sliced into strips chicken breast
  • 1 cup of chopped red bell pepper
  • 1 cup of sliced water chestnuts
  • 2 cups of broccoli florets
  • ½ cup of chopped green onion
  • 3 cups of cooked brown rice
  • 1 tablespoon of rice wine vinegar
  • ¼ cup of low sodium soy sauce
  • 1 cup of bald frozen peas

Let’s start this recipe by heating a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add 1 tablespoon of oil. Add the chicken, red bell pepper, water chestnuts, broccoli and green onion and cook this for about 5 minutes until the chicken is cooked thoroughly. Remove to a plate. Heat the remaining tablespoon of oil in the skillet and add the rice and cook for approximately 1 minute. Stir in the soy sauce, vinegar and peas and cook this for approximately 1 minute. Stir in the chicken and vegetable mixture. Then enjoy! This makes approximately 4 servings. Each serving has about 395 calories.

If you need help losing weight call us for your free medical weight loss consultation call us now at 215-821-7336.

*These recipes are taken from the book “500 400 cal recipes by Dick Logue. It’s a fantastic book I highly recommend that you take a look at and purchase it for your home cookbook library.

Eat Bread To Lose Weight by Medical Weight Loss Philadelphia

weightlossphiladelphia dietdoctorsYes in our medical weight loss program you can eat bread and lose 2 to 5 pounds a week! In our weight loss program you can eat almost everything and still lose weight.  

For most of our weight loss patients eating everything in moderation is perfectly fine and they lose lots of weight.  

In fact most of our patients tell us that they eat more food now that they are doing our weight loss program than they ever did; and that now they’re finally losing pounds and inches.

Of course when you come into our office the doctor will review with you the proper diet that you should be following.  And we give you lots of great tasting recipes here at our website. We have recipes for cakes, pastries, smoothies, appetizers, main course dinner entrées, dessert and even snacks that will all help you lose weight.

So in our program not only do you get the best  appetite suppressant medications available but you also get a totally inclusive program where we tell you exactly what you should be eating.

If you need help losing weight call us and schedule your free weight loss consultation. Call us now at 215-821-7336

Here are 3 more great recipes to add to your cookbooks.

Elyse’s Cheesecake

Okay,  I know that if you are one of our weightless patients you are saying not a another  cheesecake recipe from Dr. Kenny but the truth is that I absolutely love cheesecake. So here is another cheesecake recipe.

  • 4 ounces of Philadelphia cream cheese
  • 1 cup of Stevia
  • 1 teaspoon of vanilla  extract
  • ⅓ cup of sour cream
  • 4 eggs

We are going start by preheating are our oven to 350°F and then we are going to whip the cream cheese until it’s fluffy, for about 4 minutes. Next we will combine the Stevia, sour cream and vanilla extract and mix this for about 4 minutes.  Next we will add the eggs one at a time mixing until everything is creamy for about a minute or so after each egg.  After this we grease a 9 inch springform pan and put the springform on a baking sheet and then pour the filling into it. We are going to bake this for approximately 50 – 55 minutes, plus or minus a few minutes until it’s lightly brown around the edges and fluffy. When it’s done you definitely want to let it cool down for a bit. I usually like to let it cool for approximately 2 hours. This makes about 10 servings.  I have tried eating it after only letting it cool for about 30 minutes but believe me it tastes much better if you let it cool for 2 hours. When my wife makes this for me she will usually make 2 at a time. Because I will always start eating one as quickly as possible and she lets the other one cool overnight. And it does taste much better the next day.

Blueberry Yogurt Bars

  • 1 cup  of full fat Greek yogurt
  • ½ cup of Stevia
  • ¼ cup of blueberries 

Mix the Stevia and yogurt together and pour this into a freezer safe dish. We are then going to put the blueberries over top of the yogurt and stevia mixture and then place it in the freezer and let it freeze until the yogurt is nice and solid. This may take anywhere from 2 – 3 hours. After its solid take it out of the freezer and let it just sit for about 10 minutes and finally break it into pieces. You can enjoy this immediately or you could put in freezer bags and save it for later.

Snack Bars

  • 1 cup of peanut butter
  • ½ cup of Stevia
  • ½ cup of flax seed meal
  • ½ cup of almond meal
  • ½ cups of sugar free chocolate chips
  • 2 eggs
  • ½ teaspoon of Chia seeds
  • ½ cup of almonds
  • ½ cup of cashews

Preheat our oven to 350°F and line 8 x 8 or baking dish with parchment paper. Then mix everything together until it’s totally combined. Pour this into the 8 x 8 pan and flatten it. Next we bake this for approximately 10 – 15 minutes and let it cool for a bit and then refrigerate for at least one hour. Then all you have to do is cut it into bars and enjoy. You can also keep whatever you have left over in the refrigerator so that it stays fresh.

I hope you enjoy these recipes. If you or a friend need help losing weight call us now for a free weight loss consultation at 215-821-7336

7 Recipes for a Flat Belly by Medical Weight Loss Philadelphia

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In our medical weight loss program we help you lose 2 – 5 lbs a week with a total program that includes the best diet – weight loss pills and appetite suppressant medications, vitamin B12 injection therapy and a nutrition diet plan made specifically for you. 

And with our weight loss program you eat real food so you don’t have to spend tons of money on soups and shakes that taste like chalk.

If you need help with losing weight call us for a Totally Free Medical Weight Loss Consultation at 215-821-7336.

Here are 7 great recipes that are big on portion sizes but small in calories. Each recipe ranges from 300 to 400 calories per serving size.

Hungry Man Sized Breakfast Casserole*

Ingredients:

  • 24 ounces of frozen hash browns
  • 1 cup of skim milk
  • 1 cup a big substitute
  • ½ cup of diced onion
  • ½ cup of red bell pepper diced
  • 4 ounces of diced green chilies
  • ¾ cups of swiss cheese grated
  • 6 slices of bacon that’s cooked and crumbled

Spray a 9×13” pan with nonstick vegetable oil spray. Add the hashbrowns and cook in 300°F for about 20 minutes. Next mixed all the remaining ingredients and pour over potatoes and cook for 30 minutes. This makes approximately 6 servings each with 414 calories.

Ham and Egg Casserole*

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons of unsalted butter melted
  • 1 pound of low-fat Monterey Jack cheese shredded
  • 2 ½ cups of egg substitute beaten
  • 2 tablespoons of all-purpose flour
  • 16 ounces of fat-free cottage cheese
  • 2 cups of ham that you cut into cubes
  • ⅛ teaspoon of Tabasco sauce
  • 1 teaspoon of baking powder
  • 1 cup of shredded zucchini
  • 8 ounces of sliced mushrooms
  • 1 cup of chopped red bell pepper

we are going to preheat an oven to 400°F and put butter in a 9 inch pan and melt this in the oven. Next combine all the other ingredients and put them in the pan and bake this at 400°F for approximately 15 minutes and then at 350°F for another 15 to 20 minutes. This makes 6 servings and each with the calorie count of 413 calories.

Asparagus Omelette and Citrus Salad*

omelette ingredients:

  • 10 ounces of asparagus
  • 1 ½ cups of egg substitute
  • ⅓ cup of Parmesan cheese finely grated
  • ¼ teaspoon of black pepper
  • ¼ cup of scallions thinly sliced
  • salad ingredients:
  • 6 ounces of mandarin oranges
  • 2 grapefruits cut into sections
  • 3 cups of bib lettuce
  • 6 tablespoons of poppy seed dressing

Steam the asparagus until crisp and tender, approximately 5 minutes and then drain. Whisk the egg substitute, grated Parmesan cheese and black pepper in a large bowl to blend. Spray a skillet with nonstick vegetable oil. Sauté the sliced scallions for 3 minutes or until softened. Add the cooked asparagus and sauté until heated through. Reduce the heat to medium and spread the asparagus mixture in a single layer in the skillet. Next pour the egg mixture over the asparagus and cook until the eggs are softly set tilting the skillet and gently running a rubber spatula around edge to allow uncooked egg to flow underneath, for about 4 minutes. Slide the omelette onto a plate folding it in half, cut the omelette into wedges and serve. While the omelette is cooking combine the Mandarin oranges, grapefruit sections and lettuce in a large bowl and toss lightly with dressing and divide onto salad plates. This makes approximately 3 servings with each having 388 calories.

Spicy Omelette*

Ingredients:

  • 1 large potato
  • ¾ pound of turkey sausage
  • 1 small chopped onion
  • 1 teaspoon of chili powder
  • ¼ teaspoon of cayenne pepper
  • ¾ cup of egg substitute
  • 6  whole-wheat 8 inch tortillas
  • ½ cup of reduced fat Monterey Jack cheese
  • ½ cup of salsa
  • Cook the potato in boiling water for about 35 minutes until it’s tender. You can cook the potato in the microwave if you prefer. When cool, peel and cut the potato into cubes. Brown the sausage in a frying pan and add chopped onion, chili powder, and cayenne pepper. Cook this for about 10 minutes. Drain and discard any fat. Add the cubed cooked potato. Beat the egg substitute and add to the pan, stir until the eggs are set. Spoon the mixture into the center of the warm tortillas and then top with the shredded cheese and roll up the tortilla. Then place on a plate and serve with the salsa. This makes 6 servings each with 409 calories.

Breakfast Enchiladas Family-Style*

Ingredients:

  • 12 ounces of finely chopped ham
  • ½ cup of chopped green onions
  • 2 cups of chopped green bell peppers
  • 1 cup of chopped onion
  • 1 ½ cups of low-fat grated cheddar cheese
  • 8 whole-wheat 8 inch true tears
  • 1 ½ cups of egg substitute
  • 1 tablespoon of all-purpose flour
  • ¼ teaspoon of garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon of Tabasco sauce
  • 1 avocado

Preheat our oven to 350°F. Mix together the ham, onion, green bell pepper and cheese. Divide the mixture among the tortillas and roll them up. Place the seam side down in a greased 12 x 7 x 2” pan. In a separate bowl beat egg substitute, skim milk, flour, garlic and Tabasco sauce. And pour this over the enchiladas. Place in the refrigerator overnight or for a few hours then cover with foil and bake for 30 minutes.  uncover for the last 10 minutes and then top with the slices of avocado to finally serve it. This makes approximately 8 servings each with about 385 calories.

Full Comfy  Tummy Breakfast Extravaganza*

Ingredients:

  • 1 pound of turkey sausage
  • 2 cups of egg substitute
  • 10 slices of whole wheat bread cubed
  • 3 cups of skim milk
  • 1 cup of low-fat shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup of chopped onion
  • 1 cup of chopped red bell pepper
  • 10 ounces of  chopped broccoli
  • 2 tablespoons of all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon of dry mustard
  • 2 teaspoons of dried basil

In a large skillet brown the sausage then drain. In a large bowl beat the egg substitute  then add the remaining ingredients and mix well. Spoon into a greased 13 x 9” baking pan. Cover and let this refrigerate for 8 hours or so. Then preheat the oven to 350°F and bake this for about 60 – 70 minutes or until it’s cooked all the way through. This makes about 8 servings each with approximately 391 calories.

Morning Sun Veggie Quesadilla*

Ingredients:

  • 1 slice of  turkey bacon
  • ¼ cup of chopped onion
  • ½ cup of chopped red bell pepper
  • ¼ cup of egg substitute
  • 2 tablespoons of black beans
  • 1 ounce of fat-free sour cream
  • 3 tablespoons of salsa
  • 1 whole wheat 6 inch tortilla
  • 3/4 ounces of switch cheese

Cook your bacon and then set it aside bring a medium large pan sprayed with nonstick vegetable oil spray to medium heat and add the red bell pepper and onion and cook until it softened, this should  should take about 3 minutes or so. Then add the egg substitute and scramble until fully cooked. Transfer the mixture to a bowl and set the pain aside to cool. Add the bacon, beans, 1 tablespoon of sour cream and 1 tablespoon of salsa to the egg scramble bowl and lightly mixed this and set it aside. Clean and dry the pan, spray with nonstick vegetable oil spray and bring to medium-high heat. Place the tortilla flat in the pan and sprinkle evenly with cheddar cheese. Spoon the egg mixture over half of the tortilla and  and then fold the other half of  Tortilla over top of the eggs. Make sure you press this down evenly with the spatula to seal everything and cook until both sides are crispy. This should be approximately 2 minutes per side. And then you could top this with the remaining salsa and sour cream. This makes one serving with approximately 400 calories.

I hope you and your family enjoy these recipes.

Remember if you need help with your weight loss plan, if you need just a jump start or if you can’t lose weight no matter what you do call us for your Free Weight Loss Consultation at 215-821-7336.

*These recipes are from the book 500 $00 Calorie Recipes by Dick Logue. It is a great book and has lots of really good recipes. You should add it to your cookbook library.

Oprah Winfrey and Weight Watchers By Medical Weight Loss Philadelphia

 Unless you have been living under a rock, without a television or a smart-phone you have probably seen one of Oprah Winfrey’s commercials endorsing weight watchers.  And in my opinion, it’s about time! And that’s because our Philadelphia Medical Weight Loss Program is similar to Weight Watchers, except that our program is a medically supervised weight loss program and we give you a diet plan Plus we give you weight loss pills and appetite suppressant medications that help eliminate your hunger and cravings and a vitamin B12 injection. 

When you come in you are:

  • Evaluated by a M.D. 
  • Given weight-loss pills – appetite suppressant medications to help control your hunger and cravings.
  • Given a vitamin B12 injection that will help boost your energy levels.
  • Given a diet plan that has been designed specifically for you.  

And we have support materials like this website and our YouTube channel where we are constantly giving you lots of delicious recipes that range from: smoothies, appetizers, entrées, desserts etc. 

We now have over 380 recipe videos on youtube. In our weight loss program you see a medical doctor that will evaluate you and make sure that you are doing the right type of program to help you lose weight. 

And in order to design the most perfect weight loss nutrition plan for you we also have you fill out a metabolism profile questionnaire and take into consideration your age, overall health and level of physical activity. Your plan is designed specifically for you.  

Because of our medical training we realize that for you to lose weight it’s not just about counting calories, points and portion control.  All of the other things that I mentioned above like your age, level of physical fitness  and any health issues that you might have  all need to be taken into consideration in order for you to effectively lose weight and keep it off.

Most people, (even most other weight loss programs) do not realize that people with certain type of health issues like diabetes, hypothyroidism, polycystic ovarian syndrome, menopause, perimenopause, postmenopause all require a very specific type of diet program if they want to be successful at losing weight.  So really that’s another major benefit of coming to our medically supervised prescription weight loss program.

No one understands this better than me, because I am a diabetic.  And as a diabetic there are lots of foods, that my wife can eat, but I can’t eat them, because they will just make me fat and make my diabetes worse.

So I am happy that Oprah is finally doing a weight loss program that allows her to eat real food and is similar to our program except that we are Doctors and give our patients weight loss pills, vitamin B12 shots, etc…

In fact, we have lots of patients that come to us either while they are doing or after they have tried programs like Weight Watchers, Nutri-system, Jenny Craig, Dr. Oz’s rapid weight loss plan, Medifast or any type of weight loss or diet plan. 

And the reason they come to us is because the appetite suppressant medications make it very easy for them to lose weight. 

The weight loss pills help control your appetite, cravings and binging and enable you to make sensible decisions about what you are eating.  

And often-times because of our medical training  when someone comes to us while they are doing another weight loss program and they are not totally happy with the results we usually tweak that program and then BAM  they start losing weight again.

So in conclusion with our local weight loss program you are: 

  • Evaluated by a Medical Doctor
  • Given Weight Loss Pills Appetite Suppressant Diet Medications
  • Given a Vitamin B12 Injection
  • Given a Specific Diet Nutrition Plan
  • Given an Exercise Plan if You are Able To Exercise

Oh, I almost forgot to tell you that we do not charge you a new member fee or a new patient fee like so many other weight loss programs now do.  

We do not have any contracts either. 

We are here for you as long as you need us, and that’s it.  

Some people might see us once or twice over a month or two and others might see us a bit longer, it all depends on how much weight you need to lose.

And if you are doing a weight loss program like Weight Watchers, Nutrisystem, Jenny Craig, Dr. Oz’s rapid weight loss plan, Medifast or any type of weight loss or diet plan it’s usually perfectly fine for you to work with us and even take the weight loss pills and appetite suppressant medications.  

Of course when you see the medical doctor he will only give you weight loss pills if he believes they will be safe and effective for you.

Call us now and  schedule a totally free medical weight loss consultation call us at 215-821-7336.  

3 Tips to Avoid Holiday Weight Gain by Medical Weight Loss Philadelphia

 

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It always seems that from October all the way through the end of January it’s the most difficult time of year to not gain weight. Here are 3 tips to help you lose weight during the Holidays.

It’s an especially difficult time if you’re trying to lose weight. I hate to admit it but I even gained a few extra pounds over the Thanksgiving holiday. Why did I gain weigh? Because I am NOT able to resist my wife’s wonderful cooking and baking. Honestly, now just while writing this article I am thinking about the totally delicious banana bread with chocolate chips and peanut butter chips that she made.

And of course I cannot forget the pumpkin pie, coffee cake, sweet potato pie and chocolate pudding and banana pie that she made for our Thanksgiving feast. I must confess that I had more than one slice of each of these yummy goodies. And yes I did gain weight. But because I have my weight loss program in place, (the same program that I give to all of our weight loss patients), I was able to get back to my normal weight after a few days. So I decided to write this article and share a few tips that will hopefully help you avoid gaining weight during this holiday season.

Weight Loss Tip Number 1:

Skip eating breakfast. Yes you did read it right. I said do not eat breakfast for a day. On a day like Thanksgiving when you know you are going to be eating a humongous feast, it’s probably best to not eat breakfast that day. This is similar to the Protocols of intermittent fasting. With intermittent fasting you give yourself approximately 16 – 18 hours between your dinner and your lunch. The theory is that during this period of time your body will be burning all of your extra body fat. For example if you start your dinner at 7 p.m. at night you should finish around 8 p.m. Then you don’t eat until 12 noon the next day so you will be fasting for approximately 16 hours or so.

It’s really remarkable that when you do not eat for 16 to 18 hours that your body will actually increases its production of growth hormone and anabolic hormones. And these hormones increase your body’s ability to burn fat.

Simply stated when you do not eat for about 16 to 18 hours your body turns into a super efficient fat burning machine.

This will also decrease your body’s blood sugar levels. And it will even decrease your body’s cortisol levels. High levels of Cortisol in our body is known to be one of the major causes of most diseases that we suffer from.

So what I plan to do for the next holiday is to wake up have a nice cup of decaffeinated coffee with some heavy cream or half and half a packet of stevia for breakfast. After this I will try not to eat until dinner time, when I can almost eat as much as I want. I just have to be careful not to eat too many starchy carbohydrates and desserts that will turn into sugar.

We don’t want too much sugar in our bodies because when there is too much sugar in our body – insulin levels spike and this causes everything we have eaten to be stored as body fat.

Now if I get hungry and I really need to eat something at lunch time I try to keep it to healthy proteins like chicken, beef or fish and lots of leafy green vegetables like romaine lettuce and spinach. The easiest thing for me to eat would be a Cobb salad with some chicken and a very nice olive oil and vinegar dressing with oregano, salt, pepper, garlic etc.

Then after I finally eat dinner I will try not to eat for at least 12 hours. This way I give my body time to digest everything properly and help balance out my blood sugar levels. This should also help my body burn all of the excessive calories from the food that I consumed from overeating at the holiday dinner. Every time that I have done this I did not gain any weight during the holidays.

But this past Thanksgiving not only did I eat a humongous amount of food at dinner time but for breakfast I enjoyed some more of my wife’s delicious cakes and pastries. But like I said I just got back into the program the following day and I lost the weight in a couple days.

Weight Loss Tip Number 2:

Go for a walk after dinner. If you go for a nice walk after your big holiday dinner or if you play a game of football or basketball with the family your body should burn up all of the extra sugar and calories that you have eaten from your holiday meal. The more you move the better it is.

Just remember after the big feast you want to be active because the more active you are the less weight you will gain. If you are too stuffed to be active after dinner all you have to do is wake up a little earlier the next morning and go for a walk – walk outside, on a treadmill or even in the mall or ride a bike. This will also help you burn sugar, calories and fat.

Weight Loss Tip Number 3:

Eat 4-5 vegetables a day. This includes at least 2 cups of leafy green vegetables a day. This will help stuff your tummy with healthy food so there is no room for foods that make you fat.

Leafy green vegetables contain lots of nutrients to improve our overall health, decrease our appetite and help us live a skinnier, healthier and happier life. 

I hope you enjoyed these weight loss tips and if you need help losing weight I invite you to call us for a free medical weight loss consultation.

Call us at 215-821-7336 and schedule your free weight loss consultation now.

Guilt Free Holiday Pumpkin Pie and Cheese Cake Recipes by Medical Weight Loss Philadelphia

PhilaMedicalWeightLossWith our Philadelphia Medical Weight Loss Program there is no need to sacrifice and suffer by dieting and not eating during the holidays. SO if you are looking to lose weight and enjoy the holidays here are two delicious recipes that will help you lose weight while enjoying the holidays.

  • Blueberry CheeseCake Smoothie
  • 2 ounces full fat Philadelphia cream cheese
  • 3/4 cup full fat cottage cheese
  • 1/2 cup of blueberries
  • 1/4 cup of unsweetened nondairy milk – almond or coconut
  • Stevia to taste
  • Vanilla extract to taste – I like approx a 1/2 teaspoon
  • Combine all of the ingredients into a blender and blend until creamy smooth.
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  • Pumpkin Pie Weight Loss Smoothie
  • 1⁄4 cup flax seeds
  • 1⁄4 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1⁄4 cup of unsweetened almond milk
  • 1⁄4 cup unsweetened pumpkin purée
  • 1 tablespoon powdered Stevia
  • 6-9 drops of liquid Stevia
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon pumpkin spice mix
  • Blend everything together then refrigerate for at least 20 minutes.

I hope you enjoy these recipes and they make your holiday season a bit sweeter. If you need help with losing weight – call us and schedule your FREE Medical Weight Loss Consultation in our offices located in Philadelphia and Bucks County. 215-821-7336

Call 215-821-7336 and set up your FREE Consultation now.

Bye Bye Belly- New Ways To Lose It by Medical Weight Loss Philadelphia

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Here are a few of the tasty recipes that I was able to enjoy while losing weight.

Creamy Berries Ginger Cinnamon Sensation

  • 1 cup of unsweetened almond milk
  • 3 tablespoons of heavy cream
  • 1.5 cups of water
  • 7 – 8 raspberries
  • 1 cup of spinach or kale
  • 1 teaspoon of chia seeds
  • 1 teaspoon of grated ginger
  • 1 teaspoon of cinnamon
  • combine all the ingredients into a blender and enjoy.

Chocolate Raspberry Dream Smoothie

  • 1 cup of coconut cream or Greek yogurt
  • 1 cup of water
  • 2 tablespoons of heavy cream
  • 5 – 10 drops of liquid chocolate stevia
  • 4 tablespoons of raspberries
  • 2 teaspoons of cocoa powder
  • combine all of the ingredients into a blender and enjoy.

So there you have it some delicious recipes that will tantalize your taste buds, satisfy your hunger and cravings, fill your tummy and say bye bye to your belly.

I hope these recipes help make your losing weight  easier, tastier and more enjoyable. If you need assistance with your weight loss please call us for your totally free medical weight loss consultation at 215-821-7336.

As of July 12, 2015 these free medical weight loss consultations are being offered for a limited time. Call 215-821-7336 and schedule your free consultation now.

The appetite suppressant pills helped decrease my cravings and my appetite and the vitamin B12 injection gave me a controlled boost of energy. The combination of the weight loss pills, vitamin B12 injections, sensible eating plans and a walking program helped make my losing weight a reality.

We even have weight loss plans designed especially for people who have  diabetes, hypothyroidism and polycystic ovarian syndrome.

So if you’re looking to lose weight or just become more healthy call us and let us see how we can help you.

In our weight loss program there are no gimmicks, no tricks and no magic diet fads but rather a medically sound blue-print with step by step instruction on how to achieve your goals.

So call us now at 215-821-7336 for your free consultation.

Lose 2-5 lbs a Week Eating Cake by Philadelphia Medical Weight Loss Diet Doctors

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Yes it is possible to lose 2 – 5 pounds a week in our medical weight loss program while eating delicious cakes and other goodies like I have pictured here in this article.

In our medical weight loss program we believe we give you the best appetite suppressant medications and weight loss pills that will help decrease your appetite and get your hunger and cravings under control.

Lots of our patients tell us that they were never hungry and that losing weight on our program was the simplest and easiest weight loss program that they have ever done.

They also have told us that our weight loss program was not only simple and easy but it was the most fun because we gave them lots of recipes for delicious foods like a chocolate bomb weight loss shake, sugar-free blueberry ice cream, fat burning lemonade, espresso and ricotta cheese desserts and a multitude of of recipes for entrées, appetizers, desserts and even snacks.

One of my favorite recipes is for cheesecake that is sugar-free. And because yesterday was my birthday my wife made me my favorite sugar-free blueberry cheesecake. If you are already one of our patients you know that a few months ago I was diagnosed as having type II diabetes and that I have been trying to follow a sugar-free diet as much as humanly possible. And this sugar-free blueberry cheesecake recipe fits right into my new sugar-free diet plan because it has no extra sugar in it.

(If you are presently not one of our patients you can read all about my personal story about being diagnosed with diabetes in an another article that I have on this website titled “Confessions of a medical weight loss Dr.”)

And even though I am a weight loss doctor  I actually ate quite a few slices of this delicious cheesecake yesterday and when I weighed myself this morning I actually weighed a half pound less.

So I know you can’t wait to try this recipe for yourself so here it is:

Sugar Free Blueberry Cheesecake*:

Ingredients:

  • 8 oz. of cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup of sour cream
  • 4 eggs, beaten
  • 1 tablespoon of stevia
  • ¾ cup of xylitol
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • frozen blueberries (if desired)

Directions:

Beat the cream cheese until smooth. Mix in the sour cream, eggs, stevia, xylitol and vanilla. If you want a crust: Wrap foil around the bottom of a 10 inch spring form pan. Butter the bottom of the spring form pan and sprinkle ground walnuts or pecans on top. Pour the cream cheese mixture on top. Place the cheesecake in an oven safe dish that is larger than 10 inches. Pour hot water in outer dish so it reaches half way up around cheesecake. Bake at 350 degrees for 45 – 60 minutes until center is nearly set.

After removing it from the oven you can open the bag of blueberries and place them over top of the cheesecake. You can use blueberries or any other berry of your choice.

Then cool for 15 minutes. Scrape the sides of pan with a knife and release spring. Cool 30 minutes. Remove spring and refrigerate for approximately 4 hours. You can also make it in small ramekin dishes with no crust for individual servings. Make sure to reduce the baking time if you reduce the size of your pan.

*This recipe was taken from one of my my mentors Dr. Daniel Pompa from his website.

I hope you enjoy this recipe as much as I do. And from the picture that you see posted above you can see that I really did enjoy this cake LOL. But it was my birthday so I was allowed to cheat a little bit more than usual.

If you need help losing weight or achieving better health I invite you to call us for a free consultation. Call us at 215-821-7336

Lose 2-5 lbs a Week Satisfying Your Sweet Tooth by Philadelphia Diet Doctors

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In our medical weight loss clinics in Philadelphia and Feasterville Bucks County PA we believe that knowing what to eat is one of the main secrets to successfully losing weight. That is why we are are constantly giving you skinnylicious recipes that are delicious and conducive to you losing weight.

Chocolate Chip Strawberry Muffins*
This recipe makes 9 muffins. These muffins are very similar to the big products you can find in many high end coffee shops. They are deliciously chocolate , moist and studded with jewel like berries. You can also add 2 tbsp of good quality cocoa powder to the batter to create a double chocolate treat. Dark chocolate is actually very good for you because it contains antioxidants and is heart friendly.
Ingredients:
We will need coconut oil for greasing the muffin tin.
2 cups of almond flour
1/2 cup of mini dark chocolate chips
1/2 teaspoon of baking soda
a pinch of sea salt
3 large eggs
1 quarter cup of maple syrup or honey
2 tablespoons of coconut oil melted
1 tablespoon of fresh lemon juice
1 teaspoon of pure vanilla extract
1 cup of fresh strawberries trimmed and sliced

Directions:
Preheat the oven to 325 degrees Fahrenheit. Then lightly grease 9 muffin cups with coconut oil. Line the bottom of the cups with parchment paper and grease the parchment. In a large bowl stir together the almond flour, chocolate chips, baking soda and salt. In a small bowl whisk together the eggs, maple syrup, coconut oil, lemon juice and vanilla until well blended. Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and stir to combine. Fold the strawberries and spoon the batter into the prepared muffin cups. Bake for 20 to 25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center of one of the muffin comes out clean. Remove from the oven and let it cool on the rack for about 5 minutes in the muffin tin then turn out onto the rack let it cool and serve.

Chocolate Raspberry Donuts*
Ingredients:
Coconut oil for greasing the donut pans.
2 cups of find almond meal
1/4 cup of unsweetened cocoa counter
2 teaspoons of coconut flour
1 teaspoon of baking soda
a pinch of sea salt
4 large eggs
1/4 quarter cup of honey
1/4 cup of coconut oil
1 teaspoon of pure vanilla extract
1 cup of fresh raspberries
1/3 cup of dark chocolate chips.

Directions:
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit and lightly grease a donut pan with coconut oil. In a large bowl stir together the almond meal, cocoa, coconut flour, baking soda and salt until well combined. Then in a medium bowl whisk together the eggs, honey, coconut oil and vanilla. Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and stir to mix well. Carefully fold in the raspberries and chocolate chips. Spoon the batter into the donut pan and tap lightly on the counter to remove air bubbles. Bake for approximately 20 to 25 minutes until firm. Let it cool before serving.

Banana Vanilla Pancakes*
Vanilla and banana go together splendidly in this recipe and using a vanilla bean creates very rich flavor. Vanilla beans contain some B complex vitamins and traces of many minerals such as calcium, potassium, iron and zinc. This means that the vanilla can help regulate the body’s metabolism and normalize heart rate and blood pressure.

Ingredients are as follows:
3 large eggs
2 large ripe bananas seeds from one vanilla bean
1 teaspoon of pure vanilla extract
3 tablespoons of coconut flour
1/4 teaspoon of baking soda
1/4 teaspoon of ground cinnamon
a pinch of sea salt
coconut oil for greasing the skillet and fresh fruit for topping. Directions:
Place the eggs, bananas, vanilla seeds and vanilla extract in a food processor and pulse until very smooth. Then add the coconut flour, baking soda, cinnamon and salt and pulse until smooth. Let this sit for about 10 minutes so the coconut flour can absorb the liquid.
Pulse again a few times. Place a large skillet over medium heat and brush with a bit of coconut oil.

When the skillet is hot add about one quarter cup of the batter and cook until bubbles appear on the top this should take about approximately 3 minutes.
Flip the pancake and cook until browned on the second side and cooked through. Repeat this process until all the batter is used. You can serve just topped with fresh fruit.

*Recipes are from the book paleo For Beginners by Fall River Press

If you need help with your weight loss call us for a Free Consultation at 215-821-7336