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What's the craziest diet you have ever been on?

I have been on the cabbage soup diet. I lost 6 - pounds gained 20.

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emilysmom1966

Asked by emilysmom1966 at 9:41 AM on Jul. 25, 2010 in Diet & Fitness

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  • A four day diet...first day 7 bananas
    second day 7 Hot dogs
    third day 7 Oranges
    Fourth day 7 hard boiled eggs
    Needless to day I got sick lol so weak I crawled on the floor out to the refrig to get an orange.
    Cochise

    Answer by Cochise at 9:43 AM on Jul. 25, 2010

  • I think the only "diet" I ever tried was the special K challenge thing, but I didn't stick with it.
    DarkFaery131

    Answer by DarkFaery131 at 9:45 AM on Jul. 25, 2010

  • LOL, - that used to be called the Dolly Parton diet.
    emilysmom1966

    Comment by emilysmom1966 (original poster) at 9:49 AM on Jul. 25, 2010

  • my parents were o atkins for a while so, my brother and i were too, hated it. Cholesterol levels were through the roof and i was only 16 thanks mom and dad
    katiekruschke

    Answer by katiekruschke at 10:15 AM on Jul. 25, 2010

  • I did gerbil-life about 25 years ago; sure, I lost weight, but I didn't learn from it. It wasn't until I learned about nutrition, that I choose a healthy lifestyle.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 1:38 PM on Jul. 25, 2010

  • i tried the dr dukan (sp) diet for a while.
    lost a bunch in the first week, but it was too hard to stick to in the other phases.

    i was also moody and sick.
    mckomet

    Answer by mckomet at 3:24 PM on Jul. 26, 2010

  • 5 grams of fat a day or less. I didnt count calories, I counted fat grams and ate less than 5 a day. I lost 62 pounds in 6 weeks. Its NOT easy to do this as nearly everything has fat in it. Ate allot of beans to get protiens and lots of fruit and raw veggies and fat free rice cakes, but it really worked.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 8:59 AM on Jul. 27, 2010

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