Losing weight is easier with a doctor’s help, like deciphering drug prescriptions written in haiku or gathering disguises with which to infiltrate the set of Doogie Howser, M.D. Look svelte in scrubs with this Groupon
- $119 for a four-week medically supervised weight-loss program with four B12 injections ($413 value)
The weight-loss program comes with a body-composition analysis, blood test and lab work, and a custom diet created by a physician with an eye toward steady and safe weight loss. To help foster results, the participant also receives vitamin and mineral supplements, one-on-one behavioral guidance and counseling, full-body measurements, and a choice of B12 injections injections.
Physicians Weight Loss Centers
Physicians Weight Loss Centers peppers the nation, doling out slim-down tips honed during the course of three decades in business. Each center staffs a physician who, in tandem with a team of skilled counselors, selects one of six weight-loss and lifestyle programs to guide each client toward his or her desired results. The center’s sextet of plans are tailored to those who prefer not to exercise, those who travel often, those who cook at home, and those who cook in nonfunctional stage kitchens. Patients chat with their counselors often, soaking up the tips the staffers have learned from continual training programs. Clients are encouraged to build a bond with their counselor, as camaraderie not only eases the process but also improves one’s chances of finding a lifelong three-legged-race partner.