Phoenix, AZ, Nov. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The hCG diet plan and its rumors of quick weight loss success has made many dieters curious about how this hormone can help their weight loss efforts. Most women first hear about hCG (human chorionic gonadotropin) after a doctor’s visit or trip to the lab since the hormone is produced during pregnancy. In fact, pregnancy tests are used to detect hCG in the bloodstream. hCG is also used clinically, to treat fertility issues.

If you’re wondering how a pregnancy hormone became associated with weight loss, it all started in the 1950s when Dr. Albert Simeons created the hCG diet protocol for obese patients. This controversial discovery utilized hCG injections in conjunction with a very low-calorie dieting regimen (only 500 calories consumed per day) to produce quick weight loss. In theory, this combination removes excess fat from the body’s stored fat reserves, aiding in rapid fat loss. These days, medical weight loss experts like Diet Doc, the nation’s leading telemedicine weight loss program, discourage hCG diet plans for two main reasons:

Interested in what medical weight loss can do for you? New Diet Doc patients can call or easily and effortlessly visit https: to complete an initial comprehensive, yet simple, health questionnaire and schedule an immediate personal, no-cost consultation. DietDoc’s’s physicians all received specialized training in nutritional science and fast weight loss. DietDoc reviews each patient’s health history to create a personalized diet plan geared for fast weight loss, or that addresses life-long issues causing weight loss to slow down or stop.  Nutritionists work personally with each patient and use their own algorithm to craft meal and snack plans that are compatible with each patient’s age, gender, activity level, food preferences, nutritional needs and medical conditions. They combine these state-of-the-art diet plans with pure, prescription diet products that enable their patients to resist the temptation to reach for sugary snacks, eliminate fatigue and curb the appetite. Over 97% of DietDoc patients report incredible weight loss results with the majority losing between 10-15 lbs. or more pounds per month.

At Diet Doc, all patients gain unlimited access to the best minds in the business. Their staff of doctors, nurses, nutritionists and coaches are available six days per week to answer questions, offer suggestions, address concerns and lend their professional guidance and support. Because of this, more and more people are turning to Diet Doc for their weight management needs. Diet plans are tailored to be specific to the needs of those of any age, gender, shape or size and for those who are struggling to lose that final 10-20 pounds to those who must lose 100 pounds or more. Call today to request a private, confidential, no-cost online consultation.  

About the Company:

Diet Doc is the nation's leader in medical, weight loss offering a full line of prescription medication, doctor, nurse and nutritional coaching support.  For over a decade, Diet Doc  has produced a sophisticated, doctor designed weight loss program that addresses each individual specific health need to promote fast, safe and long-term weight loss.   

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