Real Life. Real News. Real Voices.
Help us tell more of the stories that matter from voices that too often remain unheard.
Join HuffPost Plus
thinner_close_xCreated with Sketch.

Next Time You're Thinking About Going On A Diet, Remember This

Here's a cold, hard truth: Diets don't work.

That's right. The forced rules and restrictions we understand to make up a "diet" are much more difficult to sustain than small, realistic lifestyle changes.

Our readers certainly understand this concept. We asked our Facebook fans to tell us how they feel about being on a diet in just one word. The most common answers just go to show dieters are in for a rude awakening.

How would you describe being on a diet in one word? Tell us in the comments below!

Weight Loss Success Stories