Phantom claim: Claudia Lopes was told by doctors at a hospital in Alto Paranaiba, southeast Brazil, that she'd imagined the pregnancy after waking up from a C-section. Members of the armed forces have resulted to …
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 …
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 of Defense's stringent standards, according to a new report by The …
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 …
Service members who are concerned about facing discharge because they do not meet weight and body-fat standards increasingly are seeking liposuction, according to an Oct. 28 report by the Associated Press. The …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …