Abandoning common sense

February 14th, 2012  |  Tags: , ,

I was in the “sports nutrition and quackery” aisle at Target last night buying Kind bars and was dismayed to notice that the “hCG diet” craze has apparently made its way out of email spam and on to store shelves. Certainly, the desire for weight loss often causes people to abandon common sense, but I can think of few things I would want in my bloodstream less, even if we’re merely talking about some proteins that mimic it.