HCG Weightloss System HCG System - Detox, Diet & Weight Loss, Maintenance

Home | About Us | Contact

Pounds & Inches by Dr. Simeons

A New Approach to Obesity
BY: A.T.W. Simeons, M.D.
Salvator Mundi International Hospital
00152 - Rome
Viale Mura Gianicolensi, 77

FOREWORD

This book discusses a new interpretation of the nature of obesity, and while it does not advocate yet another fancy slimming diet it does describe a method of treatment which has grown out of theoretical considerations based on clinical observation.

What I have to say is, in essence, the views distilled out of forty years of grappling with the fundamental
problems of obesity, its causes, its symptoms, and its very nature. In these many years of specialized work, thousands of cases have passed through my hands and were carefully studied. Every new theory, every new method, every promising lead was considered, experimentally screened and critically evaluated as soon as it became known. But invariably the results were disappointing and lacking in uniformity.

I felt that we were merely nibbling at the fringe of a great problem, as, indeed, do most serious students of
overweight. We have grown pretty sure that the tendency to accumulate abnormal fat is a very definite
metabolic disorder, much as is, for instance, diabetes. Yet the localization and the nature of this disorder
remained a mystery. Every new approach seemed to lead into a blind alley, and though patients were told that they are fat because they eat too much, we believed that this is neither the whole truth nor the last word in the matter.

Refusing to be side-tracked by an all too facile interpretation of obesity, I have always held that overeating is the result of the disorder, not its cause, and that we can make little headway until we can build for ourselves some sort of theoretical structure with which to explain the condition. Whether such a structure represents the truth is not important at this moment. What it must do is to give us an intellectually satisfying interpretation of what is happening in the obese body. It must also be able to withstand the onslaught of all hitherto known clinical facts and furnish a hard background against which the results of treatment can be accurately assessed.

To me this requirement seems basic, and it has always been the center of my interest. In dealing with obese patients it became a habit to register and order every clinical experience as if it were an odd looking piece of a jig-saw puzzle. And then, as in a jig saw puzzle, little clusters of fragments began to form, though they seemed to fit in nowhere. As the years passed these clusters grew bigger and started to amalgamate until, about sixteen years ago, a complete picture became dimly discernible. This picture was, and still is, dotted with gaps for which I cannot find the pieces, but I do now feel that a theoretical structure is visible as a whole.

With mounting experience, more and more facts seemed to fit snugly into the new framework, and then, when a treatment based on such speculations showed consistently satisfactory results, I was sure that some practical advance had been made, regardless of whether the theoretical interpretation of these results is correct or not.

The clinical results of the new treatment have been published in scientific journal and these reports have been generally well received by the profession, but the very nature of a scientific article does not permit the full presentation of new theoretical concepts nor is there room to discuss the finer points of technique and the reasons for observing them.

During the 16 years that have elapsed since I first published my findings, I have had many hundreds of inquiries from research institutes, doctors and patients. Hitherto I could only refer those interested to my scientific papers, though I realized that these did not contain sufficient information to enable doctors to conduct the new treatment satisfactorily. Those who tried were obliged to gain their own experience through the many trials and errors which I have long since overcome.

Doctors from all over the world have come to Italy to study the method, first hand in my clinic in the Salvator Mutidi International Hospital in Rome. For some of them the time they could spare has been too short to get a full grasp of the technique, and in any case the number of those whom I have been able to meet personally is small compared with the many requests for further detailed information which keep coming in. I have tried to keep up with these demands by correspondence, but the volume of this work has become unmanageable and that is one excuse for writing this book.

In dealing with a disorder in which the patient must take an active part in the treatment, it is, I believe, essential that he or she have an understanding of what is being done and why. Only then can there be intelligent cooperation between physician and patient. In order to avoid writing two books, one for the physician and another for the patient - a prospect which would probably have resulted in no book at all - I have tried to meet the requirements of both in a single book. This is a rather difficult enterprise in which I may not have succeeded.

The expert will grumble about long-windedness while the lay-reader may occasionally have to look up an
unfamiliar word in the glossary provided for him.

To make the text more readable I shall be unashamedly authoritative and avoid all the hedging and
tentativeness with which it is customarily to express new scientific concepts grown out of clinical experience and not as yet confirmed by clear-cut laboratory experiments. Thus, when I make what reads like a factual statement, the professional reader may have to translate into: clinical experience seems to suggest that such and such an observation might be tentatively explained by such and such a working hypothesis, requiring a vast amount of further research before the hypothesis can be considered a valid theory. If we can from the outset establish this as a mutually accepted convention, I hope to avoid being accused of

HCG Featured Products

Golden Essence Skincare Products

GOLDEN ESSENCE™ Skincare products are the ONLY HCG Diet Approved Skin Care products specifically developed to be used with the HCG Diet! Every product has been clinically tested on both men and women during the HCG Diet and carries the HCG Diet Council Seal of Approval.

More Information >>
 

Detoxification KitDiet Detox Program

Cleansing and detoxification can be extremely effective when done correctly. This Pre-Diet Detoxification Kit contains everything needed to complete the 4 week plan. People who have used our kit, report feeling younger, more energetic and better than they have in years!

The kit includes a dry body brush, exfoliating gloves and a specially formulated Citrus Body Wash, all designed to increase circulation and better lymphatic drainage. The portable infrared sauna then becomes instrumental in helping the body release toxins stored in the deep fat layer. As these toxins begin to circulate, the Total Body Detox, Para-Plex and Intesti-Plex are synergistically designed to support effective removal of toxins. The liquid ionic trace minerals and liquid electrolytes are needed to support detoxification at a cellular level. This plan reduces the risk of toxins being re-absorbed, known as the ping pong effect. Also included with the kit, is a booklet full of information, recommendations and tips.

More Information >>
 

HCG 9 Piece In-Home Diet Kit

The best HCG Diet on the Market! This 9 Piece In-Home Diet Kit includes X3Lean and products for the Diet; Grocery List; REVISED Simeons HCG Diet; Instructional Booklet, products and information for the 6 week transition after the diet. EVERYTHING YOU NEED!

More Information >>
 

STA-LEAN

#1 Choice for Keeping Weight Off!

As a dietary supplement: For the first bottle, 2 sprays under the tongue 3 times a day (lasts 23 days). For ongoing maintenance: 1 spray under the tongue 3 times a day, or more often if feelings of getting out of balance; sweet cravings; increased belly fat; or needed support for emotional eating or stress. (lasts approximately 7 weeks)

More Information >>
 

Education

Copyright ©2011-2015 HCG Weight Loss, HCG Max, Sta-Lean, All Rights Reserved

TERMS OF USE: The information presented on this site is in no way intended as medical advice or as a substitute for medical treatment. This information should be used in conjunction with the guidance and care of your physician, especially if you are taking medication, including diuretics or diabetes medication. Even if you are in good health, consult your physician before beginning any weightloss management program. No plan should be used by a pregnant or nursing woman.

LICENSE AND ACCESS: We grant you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site. You may not download or modify it, or any portion of it, without the express written consent of Weight Loss Products. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this site or its contents. This site or any part of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, or otherwise exploited for any purpose without express written consent. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by us. You may not use and HCG Weightloss System™ logo, name or other proprietary graphic or trademark without express written permission.

hcg diet, hcg drops, hcg weight, hcg weight loss, hcg for weight loss, hcg diet weight, hcg simeons, hcg weight loss diet, simeons diet, dr simeons hcg