A service member who failed the so-called “tape test” struggles doing situps during a workout at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego. (Full-size photo) SAN DIEGO – Soldiers often call plastic surgeon Adam Tattelbaum in a panic. …
As shrinking budgets force the Pentagon to thin its ranks, troops engaging in their own belt-tightening increasingly are turning to liposuction to meet stringent physical standards and remain in the military. Calling it “military lipo,” doctors …
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The soldiers often call Dr. Adam Tattelbaum, a plastic surgeon, in a panic. They need liposuction, and fast. A number of military personnel are turning to the surgical procedure to remove excess fat from around the …
The US soldiers often call Dr. Adam Tattelbaum, a plastic surgeon, in a panic. They need liposuction, and fast. A number of military personnel are turning to the surgical procedure to remove excess fat from around the waist so they can pass …
SAN DIEGO -- Soldiers often call plastic surgeon Adam Tattelbaum in a panic. They need liposuction -- fast. Some military personnel are turning to the surgical procedure to remove excess fat from their waists in a desperate attempt to …
Faced with a body fat test that many experts call unfair, some members of the U.S. military are turning to liposuction to meet the Department ... the Marine Corps Times offered troops at Camp Pendleton free dunk tests to measure their …
SAN DIEGO - Soldiers often call plastic surgeon Adam Tattelbaum in a panic. They need liposuction - fast. Some military personnel are turning to the surgical procedure to remove excess fat from their waists in a desperate attempt to pass …
A number of US military personnel have turned to liposuction in an attempt to pass the Pentagon's body fat test, doctors say. Some service members say they have no other choice because the Defense Department's method of estimating …
Doctors say a number of military personnel are turning to liposuction to remove excess fat from around the waist so they can pass the Pentagon's body fat test, the Associated Press reports. Special Section: San Diego's Military News La …