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Our Cabbage Boats make A great HCG Diet Meal

May 18, 2019 6:17 pm Published by Comments Off on Our Cabbage Boats make A great HCG Diet Meal

At The Natural Path, we have spent the last decade gently evolving Dr. Simeons original HCG Diet protocol. Life has changed since the 1950’s and we like to merge the latest in the science of weight loss with our HCG Diet protocol, as well as, continue to conduct clinical trials with different foods.  In 2012,... Read More

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Make the HCG Diet Your Last Diet

May 12, 2019 6:02 pm Published by Comments Off on Make the HCG Diet Your Last Diet

At the Natural Path, our two Naturopathic physicians have co-designed an amazing hcg diet & weight management program that has helped thousands of patients to lose that extra weight they have been working on for years.  As I have told many of you before, I was very skeptical of this program many years ago.  Then,... Read More

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Testosterone Pellet Therapy in Portland!

May 6, 2019 5:48 pm Published by Comments Off on Testosterone Pellet Therapy in Portland!

What is Testosterone Pellet Therapy?   Dr. Robert Madda N.D. and Dr. Cara Phillipo N.D. have a strong passion for helping their patients feel like the very best versions of themselves!  One of the beat ways that we have found to increase vitality as people age is by balancing hormone leves in patients who have... Read More

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The Effects of the HCG Diet Protocol go far Beyond Weight Loss

April 30, 2019 5:28 pm Published by Comments Off on The Effects of the HCG Diet Protocol go far Beyond Weight Loss

About twenty years ago, I was very skeptical of the HCG Diet program. In fact, I thought it was kind of crazy and did not come across as “safe.”  A few years later, I was working with a patient named Lucy helping her to improve her fertility as she had just gotten married at 40... Read More

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Chia Seeds are Nutritional Powerhouses for Phase 3 of the HCG Diet

April 24, 2019 5:15 pm Published by Comments Off on Chia Seeds are Nutritional Powerhouses for Phase 3 of the HCG Diet

Chia seeds are really quite small.  However, do not let the small size of these common little seeds fool you, as they have quite the nutrient profile.  They come from the plant Salvia Hispanica or Chia that is often found growing in the desert. The ancient Aztecs used chia seeds for energy as well as Native... Read More

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The Amazing Benefits of Intermittent Fasting

April 18, 2019 11:30 am Published by Comments Off on The Amazing Benefits of Intermittent Fasting

What is the Hype about Intermittent Fasting ? Intermittent fasting could also be called “time restricted eating.”  IF involves abstaining from food or caloric beverages for a set period of time.  Most people who will choose a 16-20 hour fasting window with a 4-8 hour eating window. Intermittent fasting was first used in the 1900s... Read More

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The HCG Diet as a Cleanse and Detox!

April 12, 2019 4:36 pm Published by Comments Off on The HCG Diet as a Cleanse and Detox!

  The HCG Diet is a wonderful cleansing program with the side effect of losing weight.  It is amazing what happens when you narrow down your food choices and eat simply for 21 + days.  When patients choose to use the HCG Diet as a cleanse, I put them on our body composition analyzer to be... Read More

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The History of the HCG Diet for Weight Loss

April 6, 2019 2:59 pm Published by Comments Off on The History of the HCG Diet for Weight Loss

I am very thankful to the amazing Dr. A. Simeons MD who was a British physician, practicing in Rome.  Dr. Simeons specialized in the treatment of young boys with Froelicks syndrome. These boys were not developing their secondary sexual characteristics and had a “female” pattern of weight distribution. He was using HCG (an FDA approved... Read More

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A Patient Experience with the HCG Diet Program

March 31, 2019 1:34 pm Published by Comments Off on A Patient Experience with the HCG Diet Program

“Dr. Madda & Dr. Phillipo are amazing doctors and incredible facilitators of the HCG Diet & weight loss program.” After many years of struggling to lose weight, a friend told me about the HCG Diet that a friend of hers had just completed. The more information I gathered and learned about this HCG Diet and weight loss process the... Read More

The Most Common Errors Made on Phase 2 of the HCG Diet

March 26, 2019 1:14 pm Published by Comments Off on The Most Common Errors Made on Phase 2 of the HCG Diet

The HCG Diet is a bit finicky and truly does need to be followed as outlined to have the magnificent and lasting results had by so many.  I have worked hard over the past decade to conduct many clinical trials with my patient population to be able to expand on the Phase 2 food list... Read More