Archive for April, 2012

Diet Fad Spotlight: Perspective on the HCG Diet

April 13, 2012 — From Your Weight Matters magazine, Spring, 2012: A history as old as man? Losing 60 pounds per month and keeping it off? The HCG Diet sounds phenomenal. Unfortunately, the thing you’re most likely to lose is weight from your wallet. 

Citizens Medical Center in Texas Rescinds Employment BMI Requirement

April 12, 2012 — Citizens Medical Center in Victoria, TX, ended a requirement it rolled out in March, 2012, that all new employees have a BMI of 35 and under. After Texas law prohibits hiring discrimination based on race, age and religion, but BMI status is not protected. The policy had come under fire in the media and from […]