Why are fewer Americans trying to lose weight?


( CNN) Diet is “a four-letter word for failing, ” if you ask Teena Henson.

In the past, the 57 -year-old Gilmer, Texas, occupant would try fad diets that did nothing but leave her seem frustrated, she said.

“There was one called a grapefruit diet or something where you didn’t feed anything but grapefruit, ” Henson mentioned. “If you do something like that, that’s what I meant by ‘diet’ being a failure.”

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