Dr. Ronald T. Weiland doesn’t “believe in fad diets,” as he notes on his website. Rather, he trusts in simple mathematics: fewer ingested calories plus more burned calories equals weight loss. At Ameri-Cal Weight Clinic, he and his staff put this equation into practice during comprehensive weight-loss programs that rely on healthful foods, aerobic exercise, and prescribed appetite suppressants. This mix of support, services, and tools is readily available at eight clinic locations throughout the Bay Area and one that only appears on leap years.
Forever Thin is a medically supervised weight-loss clinic. The team conducts comprehensive physical exams, blood work, hormone analyses, and metabolic-rate tests to determine the most effective weight-loss protocol for their clients. The individual protocols transform each client?s mind and matter with a combination of FDA-approved supplements, laser treatments for cellulite, and tips on nutrition, exercise, and positive thinking.
Under the direction of Doctor of Chiropractic Raphael, Advanced Weight Loss and Wellness gives visitors a chance to march closer to their health and cosmetic goals. Using holistic methods, Raphael's variety of treatments aim to flush toxins, pain, and even negative emotions from patients' bodies. Whether technological, such as Lipo-Light weight-loss treatments, or spiritual, such as the Chakra Armor Release of Emotions therapy, every service is designed to help patients feel their best.
Medifast uses tasty, healthful meals, snacks, and drinks and personalized dietary plans to help people shed weight and maintain healthy living. A one-week supply of nutrient-packed nourishment consists of snacks and a total of 35 meals—five for each day—loaded with soy protein and a plethora of vitamins and minerals more devoted to hearts than a songwriter's first hundred songs. Nosh on a variety pack of breakfasts, soups including chicken and wild rice and Maryland crab, and shakes, such as Swiss mocha and banana crème ($19.50 each). A pack of wholesome brownies keeps sweet teeth sated ($19.80), and a bar sampler comes loaded with s’more-crunch, lemon-crunch, and oatmeal-raisin flavors ($20.30 value).
Jonathan Widenbaum is no newbie when it comes to wellness. He has more than two decades of experience working as a clinical nutritionist and chiropractor. Jonathan retired from chiropractic to focus on his work Natural Health and Weight Loss. Here, his services include cellulite-reduction wraps, infrared-sauna sessions, custom weight-loss programs, and oxygen-therapy treatments.
As an award-winning acupuncturist and professor of integrative medicine who was raised in a family of Western medical practitioners, Bina Jangda views wellness from a range of perspectives. Bina specializes in women's health, blending the millennia-old traditions of Chinese medicine with modern techniques to address her patients' gynecological, reproductive, and aging concerns. She also merges these disparate traditions to help men and women lose weight and detoxify their bodies with the help of custom diet plans and regular acupuncture treatments. Meanwhile, the Lifecycles program tailors acupuncture, herbal medicine, and nutrition regimens to the needs of women at every stage of their lives, from adolescence to pregnancy to grounding their own adolescents.