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Silly Diets, Silly Food Inventions and Other 2012 Follies

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 02.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

There were many contenders for this year's prize for stupidest diet. The desire to shed weight seems to breed an endless stream of particularly magical claims, supernatural devices and silly, dangerous plans.

The K-E Diet: Weight Loss Lunacy

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 06.23.2012 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

What makes the K-E diet truly appalling is that it transforms a medical therapy into the indulgence of a short-term, short-sighted, vanity-driven whim. It opens up a whole new world of shockingly bad ideas.

Why The K-E Diet Doesn't Work

The Huffington Post | Meredith Melnick | Posted 04.19.2012 | Healthy Living

Since it was featured in a New York Times article last week, the K-E Diet (short for Ketogenic Enteral Nutrition) has been a source of curiosity. Do s...

Why Do We Ignore the Simplest (and Best) Solutions for Losing Weight?

Gregg McBride | Posted 06.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Gregg McBride

While quickie solutions might sometimes be "quick," they aren't always "solutions." If something sounds too weird, too wacky and too outlandish, take the hint and try dieting the old-fashioned way. Your health -- and your body -- will thank you for it.