Lose weight safely and effectively
- 12-week medically managed weight management programme
- Doctor approved
- Programme designed to your needs by dietitians
- No gimmicks
A 10% weight loss can result in the following benefits:
- 10 mmHg reduction in both diastolic and systolic blood pressure
- 50% reduction in blood glucose levels in newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes patients
- 40-60% reduction in the incidence of new cases of diabetes, in those at risk of developing diabetes
- 19% reduction in Total Cholesterol
- 15% reduction in LDL (“bad” cholesterol)
- 30% reduction in triglycerides
- 8% increase in HDL (“good” cholesterol)
Further benefits in
- Reduced occurrence of sleep apnoea
- Improved joint function
- Reduced osteoarthritis pain and inflammation
- Improved sense of well-being and self-confidence
- Improved fertility
- Reduction in severity or reversal of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
3 simple steps to get started
LivingLite™ is a medically-supervised weight management programme designed to suit patients in Asia. Backed by the Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society of Singapore, this intervention programme is designed to optimise patient success in overcoming weight loss challenges. It is one of a series of clinically supported chronic disease management programmes designed for this region by MyDoc, the leader in value-based digital healthcare. LivingLite™ on MyDoc is created in partnership with iNova Pharmaceuticals, Vista Health and Guardian Health & Beauty. LivingLite™ is a 12-week programme which includes curated material and personal support from a team of healthcare professionals to kickstart behavioural change to result in 10 percent weight loss.
LivingLite™ Medical Weight Management Programme is an all-inclusive 12-week programme that is priced affordably at a lump sum of S$270 per patient to make the programme more accessible to anyone who is keen to receive medical support to manage their weight. An invoice will be sent to you by email after your first consult with a doctor and a decision is reached between you and your doctor to sign you up for the programme. Upon successful sign up of the programme, you will be assigned to a multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals comprising of an accredited dietitian, locally-licensed doctor and pharmacist to ensure a coordinated care management of your wellbeing throughout the programme.
MyDoc’s panel of healthcare professionals consists of accredited dietitians and health coaches with experience in weight management, licensed pharmacists by Singapore Pharmacy Council, and doctors registered with the Singapore Medical Council.
The MyDoc platform is a secure website that stores data on behalf of the user. Users own their medical data and control its access. Users manage the sharing of their medical record with any healthcare providers and is able to see who they have shared their personal health record with, within the platform. MyDoc complies with data privacy protection requirements in Singapore.
Go to https://join.md/livinglite to join the LivingLite™ group. Register for your MyDoc account, if you are new to MyDoc; or simply login to your existing MyDoc account to join the group. Download the MyDoc app, available on both iOS and Android devices. Chat with our health concierge to learn more about the programme and how you can get started on the LivingLite™ Weight Management programme.
A doctor will assess your suitability before you can be officially enrolled in the 12-week programme. If you are suitable for the programme and keen to take on the 12-week challenge, an invoice will be sent to you via email for payment of the programme fee. Upon receipt of payment, your medication will be coordinated for you to collect at a panel pharmacy and your personal health coach will be assigned to you to start the programme.
The LivingLite™ Medical Weight Management Programme includes Duromine as the oral prescription therapy during the 12-week period. Our doctor will assess your health and medical condition, and decide if this medication is appropriate for you.
Based on the Duromine PI, phentermine treatment is contraindicated in patients with the following conditions or history:
- Pulmonary artery hypertension
- Existing heart valve abnormalities or heart murmurs
- Moderate to severe arterial hypertension
- Cerebrovascular disease
- Severe cardiac disease
- Known hypersensitivity to sympathomimetic drugs
- Agitated states or a history of psychiatric illnesses
- History of drug/alcohol dependence
Every patient’s case is unique and a consultation with our doctor would be required to determine suitability of prescription.
Should you foresee yourself encountering any challenges during your 12-week programme, this should be mentioned to the health coach and/or doctor during your initial consultation, and anytime during the programme. If you request to withdraw from the programme within 7-days from your date of payment, you will receive a 50% refund of the programme fee. No refund is available after the 7th day of payment receipt. Upon termination, you will be disengaged from your care team for the LivingLite™ programme. Your MyDoc account will remain active and all its to-date contents will remain accessible to you.