Crash Diet

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A general term for a semi-starvation fad diet of various formulations; in general, CDs may be followed for a short time by a person wishing to rapidly lose weight
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Sunderland fans will get the chance to see the results of Birmingham boss Steve Bruce's crash diet tomorrow night when the Black Cats head to St Andrews for their FA Cup fifth-round replay.
He said he went on a crash diet of salads, orange juice and the pills, which sent his health plummetting.
One 22-year-old modern dancer I know went on a crash diet and began to show signs of glycogen depletion, including feelings of sluggishness, excessive fatigue, and "heavy" legs.
Though she hasn't gone on any crash diet, the once-husky Davenport has shed so much weight through workouts that she could fairly be described as slender.
A friend has suggested a crash diet which promises weight loss of half a stone in a week.
I meant to lose weight on a crash diet before summer but didn't.
This is not a fad or crash diet book; there is no magic pill or quick fix to combat obesity- but a wealth of tips, tricks, and techniques (such as reducing the size of one's meal plate, and assigning half of it to fruits or vegetables) help make the gradual transition to wellness easier to achieve.
This should be combined with a healthy approach to eating, but not a crash diet," said Mustansir.
Children who may lose weight to earn the gold will probably be motivated to achieve the results by going on a crash diet and might do so for the period the scheme is on and then bounce back to their original or more weight as they will find it difficult to keep up with a crash diet.
Dr Mirey Karavetian, a nutrition lecturer at Zayed University, said that a sudden crash diet can help patients who have lost hope that they will ever get rid of their flab.
Going on a crash diet may seem like a quick fix, but it does not work in the long run.
He begins with a crash diet made famous by Beyonce.