Dr. Oz and the HCG diet controversy

What happens when you get a two-time Emmy Award-winning host talking about HCG diet plans & weight loss? Answer: You get an unprecedented spike in media attention since obesity now kills over 300,000 Americans per year.

If you have yet not heard of Dr. Oz you may have been vacationing on the Soyuz space station. We mean that nicely!

Dr Oz is one of the biggest names in health care having authored over 400 books and performed more than 100 heart surgeries.

But over the last several months his comments on HCG diet programs have been circling the web in the form of viral videos and online commentary.

His website now has dozens of articles on HCG weight loss, including videos, q & a and other facts about this diet plan which is not without controversy.

It has almost reached a point where many visitors to HCG Clinics near Aventura,Sunny Isles, Hallandale, Pembroke Pines and Hollywood have started their research by FIRST watching a Dr. Oz video or reviewing his conclusions.

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