HCG Diet Acronyms and Abbreviations

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This list of hCG Diet acronyms and abbreviations was provided by Senior HDI Member, Kbj.  Please stop by the hCG Diet Forums and give her a “thank you” click for sharing!

I thought we could provide some of the more common acronyms and abbreviations used in the hCG Diet Forums and what they mean to make it a little easier to decipher some of the postings. The list is incomplete, just what happened to come to mind at the moment, so it can be updated as we go.

hCG Diet Acronyms and Abbreviations used in hCG Diet Forums

  • ACV – Apple Cider Vinegar
  • AFM – As For Me
  • DH – Dear/Dang/Damn/etc. Husband
  • Dr. B – Dr. Belluscio. Study on hcg diet: http://hcgobesity.org/research/The_O…t_Dec_2009.pdf
  • Dr. S – Dr. Simeon, the originator of the hcg diet
  • FFF – Full Fat Fage; a Greek yogurt reference.
  • hCG – Human Chorionic Gonadatropin, the hormone used as the basis of the diet
  • hhCG – Homeopathic hCG
  • IM – Intramuscular injection
  • LC – Low Carb
  • LDW – Last Drops Weight
  • LIW – Last Injection Weight
  • OP – Original Poster
  • P1 – Phase One – A phase coined by Kevin Trudeau; P1 is a cleanse he recommends.
  • P2 – Phase Two – Begins with 2 loading days, followed by the VLCD with hcg, and the 3 days of vlcd after stopping hcg
  • P3 – Phase Three – the three weeks of stabilizing while adding increased protein and calories without sugar or starch.
  • P4 – Phase Four – the three weeks of stabilizing while adding sugars and starches back in the diet
  • P&IPounds and Inches, the manuscript in which Dr. S. describes his theories, findings, and the hcg diet
  • PP – Pooping Problems (Thank the Turkeys for this one!)
  • Rx hCG – Prescription hCG
  • R1 – Round One, the first time someone has been on the hcg diet; subsequent rounds are identified as R2, R3 and so on
  • SQ or Sub-Q – subcutaneous method of giving shots into body fat, often the belly
  • Stall – four or more days at the same (or very similar) weight. Very common.
  • The Mother – the cloud of enzyme material in raw, unfiltered ACV
  • TMI – Too much Information, often referring to posts with digestive/stool descriptions
  • TOM – time of month
  • VFT – Virgin Fat Territory. You know, the weight that you haven't been below in eons.
  • VLCD1 – Very Low Calorie Day One – the first day of 500 calories after loading

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