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This Dieting Century: how we’ve lost weight in the last ten decades

For our ancestors dieting wasn’t really a concern, most people worried about not having enough to eat and being chased by dinosaurs [RESEARCH THIS LATER] rather than the reverse. It wasn’t until the twentieth century that this began to change, so here’s one hundred years worth of diet crazes that takes us from Fletcherism to 5:2 1910-20 Aside from the Great War, the most notable single event of the decade happened