(UPI) -- Members of the military desperate to meet fitness standards are turning to extreme measures, even surgery, to beat the so-called "tape test." The test involves measuring a soldier's waist and neck. Too big a waist-to-neck ratio gets …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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. La Jolla plastic surgeon Richard Chaffoo said he …