fad diet

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a reducing diet that enjoys temporary popularity

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TV host Amanda Byram has told of how she was "jeopardising her health" with fad diets when she was a model.
I don't want to fluctuate all my life as I've done every fad diet under the sun and as soon as you start eating properly again, you put it all back on.
Losing weight and keeping it off forever takes a permanent change of lifestyle and not a fad diet.
Despite experts warning of the dangers of fad diets, more than half of the women polled have little or no knowledge when it comes to weight loss and one in five prioritises a diet that promises quick weight loss.
Nonas, director of obesity and diabetes programs at North General Hospital in New York City, does not object to most of the fad diets her patients embrace.
But you don't have an impact if you insist that a fad diet be supervised by a doctor.
So we see why any such fad diet as grapefruit and the others--or even a T-bone steak or cheesecake diet, should someone come up with that--can cause you to lose weight.
According to a paper published by the US-based University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, there are easy steps to decipher if a diet is healthy or just another fad diet that has temporary results, which are unhealthy in the long run.
NICOLA tried every celebrity fad diet going as a teenager.
A lot of people who jump on the fad diet wagon are people who know they won't work but try them hoping they will.
In an open letter to editors of women's, men's, health, celebrity and gossip magazines, Swinson noted that many magazines focus on irresponsible, short-term solutions and encourage readers to jump on fad diet bandwagons.
Yvonne tried every fad diet but kept piling weight on until the gastric band.
Industry observers believe the fad diet contributed to a 7pc decline in the annual UK consumption of milk and cream.
And last, if the fad diet addresses the dreaded issue of regular exercise, it does so in passing or as an afterthought.