Nashville Medical Weight Loss Center at St. Thomas 

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What is HMR?

The HMR® Program is a state-of-the-art weight loss treatment that provides intensive lifestyle education, personalized attention and follow-up, with an emphasis on long-term weight management.  HMR® offers a variety of diet options for anyone wanting to loss 10-200 pounds or more.


Eat Fruits and Vegetables: Research has shown that eating fruits and vegetables, which are naturally low in calories, helps to displace higher-calorie foods from a diet. When vegetables and fruits are mixed with HMR meal replacements the result is a satisfying, filling, and extremely nutritious meal.



Use Meal Replacements:
Over 60 published studies and references conclude that, on average, three times as much weight is lost an
d maintained using meal replacements, compared with traditional diets. HMR meal replacements are delicious, low-calorie shakes, meal, nutrition bars and multigrain hot cereal that are used in place of other meals and snacks.







Do Physical Activity
:
Physical activity is essential for successful weight management, especially long-term. People who are active feel better, are healthier, and are usually more motivated to practice other healthy lifestyle behaviors. And a little bit goes a long way: Just 10 to 20 minutes of walking per day will help you reach your weight-loss goals.




Quick Start®: Research has shown that those who get a “quick start” by closely following an HMR Program, especially in the first weeks, lose more weight, are more motivated to stick to the diet longer, and are more successful overall.

More Is Better™: While it may sound counterintuitive, studies show the more meal replacements, fruits, and vegetables HMR participants eat, the more weight they lose and the more they keep off! When participants fill up on low-calorie foods, they are more likely to avoid higher-calorie foods that slow down their weight loss.  The same is true of physical activity-the more you do, the greater your success.






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See Notices and Disclaimers for more specific information about the relationship of HMR and this site and other important information.
Always consult your physician before beginning any diet or exercise program.

Always consult your physician before beginning any diet or excercise program.


Some of these pictures show fruits and vegetables with the HMR food. These are foods you will purchase and add depending on which plan you choose to follow.