Man loses 37 pounds by eating exclusively at McDonald's for 90 days

A man lost 37 pounds and his cholesterol level dropped from 249 to 170 by eating exclusively at McDonald's for 90 days. He ate everything: from Big Macs to salads to sundaes to shakes to quarter pounders. It's the antithesis of Supersize Me, the pseudo-documentary of a man who did the same—with two crucial differences: » 1/08/14 7:50am 1/08/14 7:50am

If Electroshock Therapy Could Stop Your Binge Eating, Would You Do It?

We've read about a number of extreme weight-loss measures lately: form an elective feeding tube to an intragastric weight-loss balloon, seemingly nothing is to drastic for those desperate to lose weight. » 6/26/12 9:40pm 6/26/12 9:40pm

Would You Pay to Walk Around With a Feeding-Tube Down Your Nose?

Another day, another ridiculous weight-loss scheme. Brides-to-be are now paying $1,500 to have a feeding tube inserted through their nose, from which they will live for 10 days off a slow-drip slurry of protein and fat. » 4/16/12 10:20pm 4/16/12 10:20pm

Weight Loss Sunglasses Make Your Food Look Gross so You Won't

If diets have just never worked for you due to your lack of self-control and your love of all things buttery, maybe it's time for some stupider methods of weight loss. Enter the Weight Loss Sunglasses. Yep, these guys are tinted blue, the "least appetizing color of the spectrum," sure to make that ice cream sundae… » 3/24/08 4:10pm 3/24/08 4:10pm