True story: A few years ago, a fabulously fit friend of mine was paid a substantial amount of money by a popular diet pill company to use his image in their advertising. The catch? His current competition-ready state was the “after” picture—and then he had to quickly gain some weight, lose his tan, and pose pouty for the “before” shot. This kind of duplicity, along with photo retouching, misleading labeling, and other trickery is rampant in the diet supplement industry and has been for a long time. That’s why it was so surprising when the FDA came down hard on the hCG diet plan, declaring it “fraudulent,” “dangerous,” and “illegal. Human chorionic gonadotropin, or hCG, is a hormone produced during pregnancy to help the baby grow. While it has been used for different purposes in the medical community for decades, it has recently become the centerpiece of the hCG fad diet that uses hCG drops, injections, or pills to cause weight loss. The hormone gained its reputation in when physician A. Simeons published findings in The Lancet suggesting injections of hCG as a link to initial and continued weight loss. He did just that and found that while hCG alone “does not reduce weight, it does make a very drastic caloric curtailment [about calories a day for a few weeks] possible. In , a study in the Western Journal of Medicin e found that people who were taking injections of hCG didn’t lose any more weight than those taking a placebo, and that any weight loss was due to the super-restrictive calorie-a-day diet.
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Give today. I actually did that once, I think it was my first round. Is hCG safe for men? Visit now. A number of problems stem from eating so few calories per day. The claim of having only calories daily to survive is bogus. Besides being cranky and hangry, taking illegal hCG shots and pills yikes could lead to headaches, fatigue, and more irritability. For breakfast, the diet recommends coffee or tea, which can be sweetened with stevia or saccharine. If you have, say, 10 pounds to lose what you should do is plan on about 20 days of the diet. July 11,