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Extreme Weight Pushes People to Undergo Risky “Miracle Patch” Tongue Surgery Despite Health Dangers

Vienna, VA (PRWEB) June 14, 2013

A recent weight loss procedure in which a patch is stitched to the tongue has been promised by its proponents to help individuals, mostly female clients, trim more than 30 pounds within a month. The procedure was described in detail in an article in the Sydney Morning Herald on June 10, 2013. The creator of the procedure, Dr. Nikolas Chugay, told the Herald that “With six stitches, the irreversible procedure makes chewing of solid food very difficult and painful, limiting the patient to a liquid diet.” The article reports that Dr. Chugay charges about $2,000 for the procedure. This surgical procedure and others like it target the insecurities of people who have problems losing weight. People are willing to undergo this surgery despite the fact that, as the Sydney Morning Herald reported on June 8, 2013, it is not approved by the Food and Drug Administration.

Los Angeles is not the only destination for plastic surgery. Caracas, Venezuela is becoming a hot destination for visitors seeking to undergo aesthetic-surgery. Here, “Miracle Patch” procedures can cost as low as $150. Dr. Brian Evans, who operates Beverly Hills plastic surgery clinic, told Time magazine that the procedure has not passed any rigorous testing. Dr. Evans commented that: ”Adding a foreign substance to the body comes with the risk of infection or rejection, which means swelling, pain and discomfort.” Another doctor from Beverly Hills told Time in the same article that “No matter how creative we get with these insane mechanical barriers, nothing replaces discipline” (Time Magazine, June 4, 2013). offers a product that can help to lose weight without painstakingly costly procedures that carry health risks. The weight loss product, PhenObestin 37.5, is a non-prescription alternative to the popular weight loss drug phentermine, and is ideal to manage weight loss in the long run. This product is sold over the counter and does not need a doctor’s prescription, and has been on the market for more than 3 years. offers up to 20 percent discount on the original price. PhenObestin 37.5 consists of Yohimbine HCL that actuates significant weight loss. This ingredient responsible for energy boost for those who wish to pursue strict discipline. This product can be purchased either online or by calling the customer service department at 1-800-935-6512.

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