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 …
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 …
The checks are designed to ensure troops are ready for the rigors of combat. Pentagon officials say the military does not condone surgically altering one’s body to pass the test, though liposuction is not banned. The Defense Department …
Defense officials say the test ensures troops are ready for the rigors of combat. The military does not condone surgically altering one's body to pass the test, but liposuction is not banned. The Pentagon insists that only a small fraction of …
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 …
Some military personnel are turning to the surgical procedure to remove excess fat from their waists in a desperate attempt to pass the Pentagon's body-fat test, which relies on measurements of the neck and waist and can determine their …
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 waist so they can pass …