HMR in the News

HMR’s Director of Nutrition Services Receives 2016 Excellence in Weight Management Practice Award

Christine Weithman, RD, LDN gets one of the Highest Honors from Dietetic Practice Group

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HMR Program Named a No. 1 “Best Fast Weight-Loss Diet” and No. 2 “Best Weight-Loss Diet”

U.S. News & World Report rated HMR a No. 1 "Best Fast Weight-Loss Diet," and the No 2. "Best Weight-Loss Diet" in its Best Diets of 2016 rankings. Click here to read the news release.

Michigan Couple Loses 110 Lbs., Works towards an Additional 90

(January 21, 2015)  Click here to read the story of a couple who decided to lose weight together using the HMR Program.  

Missouri Teacher Inspires Others with a 350 lb. Weight Loss

(January 7, 2015) Two years ago, Ryan tipped the scales at 550 lbs. After losing 350 lbs. with the HMR Program, he “often has to show his former students his driver’s license to prove it’s him.” Click here to watch a newscast highlighting his story.

HMR Diet Named No. 2 Best Weight-Loss Diet in U.S. News & World Report's Best Diets of 2015

(January 6, 2015) HMR Weight Management Services (HMR), a subsidiary of Merck, announced today that the HMR Diet was named the No. 2 Best Weight-Loss Diet in U.S. News & World Report's Best Diets of 2015 rankings. The ranking was based on both short and long-term weight loss ratings.

HMR's program focuses on integrating diet, physical activity and healthy lifestyle skills through weekly coaching. This is the first time that HMR has been included in the annual rankings list. HMR was also evaluated against 34 other diets in categories including easiness to follow, ability to produce short and long-term weight loss, nutritional completeness, safety, and potential to prevent and manage diabetes and heart disease.

Always consult your physician before beginning any diet or physical activity program.


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