HCG hormone has its original functions as pregnancy hormone where it aids the release of ovum from the ovaries hence stimulate ovulation in women. Men with low sperm productions are also given HCG injections to help increase sperm production. The above functions have made the hormone to be recognized as the fertility hormone.
However, the hormone found its way in weight lose program where it has been proven with a lot of testimonials from previous users that the hormone aids weight lose up to 1 to 2 ponds per day if combined with a specific diet protocol. The users have seen effective results in just 8 weeks of using the hormone without regular exercise.
How it works
HCG injections are believed to limit your calorie intake to 500 calories a day. The injections should be administered on a daily basis depending on your doctor’s prescription under the skin or through the muscles. With the regular injections, the hormones sets your metabolic system in a way that you can only take a maximum of 500 calories a day without feeling any hunger or general body weakness. The injections plus the diet protocol ensures you only take two meals which include only lunch and dinner.Some doctors have argued that following the strict diet alone can result to weight loss without the HCG injections. As far as this could be right to some extend, the diet consisting of only two meals in a day with 500 calorie intake can make your body weak and you can also feel too much hunger. That’s why the HCG injections must accompany the diet. They help add energy to your body system and also put hunger at bay ensuring you stay strong and hunger free all day long.
The diet protocol
The online injections HCG cannot work if you don’t follow a strict diet protocol. A weight lose journey is believed to be a very difficult one which involves dedication, discipline and sacrifices. HCG protocol involves putting aside some of your favorite snacks and dishes for at least a period of 8 weeks before you can resume. Foods that contain carbohydrates, fats or dairy are eliminated from your diet for the entire 8 weeks. Proteins, vegetables and fruits are the recommended diet when you are dedicated to following HCG protocol. However, this doesn’t include all kinds of proteins, vegetables and fruit types. They are carefully selected by experts and they can change during different phases of the protocol.
The proteins allowed include lean beef, fresh whitefish, chicken, crab, shrimp and lobster. The vegetable’s list includes spinach, cabbage, tomatoes, onions, cucumber, radish, beet greens and asparagus. The fruits in the list are apples, lemons, blackberries, blueberries and strawberries. The foods are to be taken in certain amounts ensuring you don’t exceed 500 calories by the end of the day. You can remove a specific type of protein, fruit or vegetable from the list if you’re not comfortable with it but you cannot add your favorite one however.
If you follow the diet correctly with all its four phases, you are assured you will not gain back your previous weight after stopping the HCG injections and the diet.