I was told that it was to swell/open the fat cells open, so that the HCG then can get in and flush out the fat. Of course it is more complex than this but pretty much the bottom line. They say if you don't do it, the diet wont work as good, or not at all.
In Seattle there is a weight loss clinic called Hcg diet center that i go to. This Hcg diet program is really easy to do. I made it through just fine and I lost 45 pounds in a month. This Hcg weight loss program made me feel healthier. They do the shots for you and everything is safe and clean which I believe is very important. The weight loss center in Seattle is addressed at this site www.hcgslimxpress.com visit and call and all lot of questions will be answered. This weight loss clinic surely did for me. Oh and their phone number is 1-866-275-4424.
You want the body to think that it has plenty of food available when the Hcg finally gets fully into the system( takes a couple of days of injections before this happens- load days). This is of course counterintuitive but if you do not do this then instead of just taking energy from the breakdown of what Simeon's called "abnormal fat" the body will do what it usually does when it thinks it is starving. That is it breaks down muscle and structural fat and abnormal fat. In a sense the load days are a slight of hand to fool the hypothalamus. You must read "pounds and Inches" Dr Simeon's short piece on the protocol. It is very fascinating and when it makes sense to you you will then be entusiastic to start. Just google simeon's and ponds and inches and you will get scores of sites offering free download of the short book.
Also the best way to get first hand reports is to go to youtube and search hcg or hcg diet you will see lot's of people keeping video logs of ther experience. it is a very helpful community but read the book it's free.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.