Diets Through History: The Good, The Bad And The Bizarre

By Lesley Rotchford

Fad diets come and go, but the idea of dieting itself has been around for centuries. From President Taft to Victoria Beckham, and the Grapefruit Diet to Slim-Fast, here's a look at some of the most famous (and infamous) moments in dieting history.

Diets Through History

"Diets Through History: The Good, Bad, and Scary" originally appeared on Health.com