The 18-year-old Mayer Nava resorted to the drastic technique because she desperately wants to become the next Miss Venezuela. According to the Mirror , the girl is so determined to win the crown that she has already spent $7,000 (5,088) on plastic surgeries on her nose and breast http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/01/13/idUSnHUGdsQR+73+ONE20140113 augmentation. The patch diet consists of basically having a doctor sew a plastic mesh patch on your tongue that induces a sensation of pain every time you try to eat solids. In her own words, It makes me lose weight faster.
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A Little Weight Loss May Ease Sleep Apnea
“Our approach to treating obstructive sleep apnea is always to address any weight issues. We have many examples of when patients lose weight their snoring and apnea reduces significantly,” Liberatore said. “A proactive approach is even better. Telling and showing patients how weight gain — even modest amounts — can and will lead to sleep apnea is a powerful message.” Although the new study showed a connection between weight loss and improved sleep apnea symptoms, it did not prove a cause-and-effect link.
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