There’s no need to speed up every time you drive by a fast-food joint with a rumbly stomach. We all succumb to the siren song of fries every once in a while, and according to a recent survey on Prevention.com, 80% of you eat fast food at least occasionally. The drive-thru mantra to remember? In moderation, friend. In moderation.
But moderation wasn’t on the minds of these brave souls. In fierce (and sometimes foolish) exhibitions of brand loyalty, some people will go to extremes in their efforts to lose weight. We can appreciate the urge to simplify your diet – it sure makes deciding what to have for dinner a breeze – but go too simple and you might not be getting the nutrients you need. Take the five devoted diners in our 5 Fast-Food Diets for Big Weight Loss. Sure, their meal plans might have helped them shed pounds in the short term, but we hate to think about what havoc those McNuggets can wreak over time.
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