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 …
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 …
Troops are undergoing cosmetic surgery so they don't get kicked out of service. Men in the Army, Marines and Navy are turning to liposuction to pass the so-called "tape test." Brian Meade, who entered the Navy at 18, says he was in …
SAN DIEGO (AP) - 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 …
SAN DIEGO — 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 …
SAN DIEGO — 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 …
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 …