I know this picture is shocking, but that's what some people are willing to do to their body in order to lose weight. With more pressure than ever, more and more of us, weight losers, are turning to extreme and dangerous ways to shed the pounds.
But is it really worth it? Here are the 9 Most Dangerous Ways to Lose Weight I found and their actual chances of success.
1. Stomach Stapling ...
Estimated Time: 1 -2 days
Level of Danger: High
Chance of Success: Medium
This is what you see in that disturbing picture above. Stomach Stapling involves creating a pouch in the stomach that can only hold an ounce of food. This restricts eating, and leads to immediate weight loss. However, it is a surgery only given to the very obese, and this is because it is very, very risky. Stomach infections are common in people who have this surgery, and it is a very extreme way to lose weight. Unless you are severely overweight, it’s much better to try other, less invasive methods first.