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Is A Feeding Tube A Bride's Best Friend?: They're using what's called the KE Diet, which involves running a feed...

Is A Feeding Tube A Bride's Best Friend?: They're using what's called the KE Diet, which involves running a feed...

It makes sense that every bride wants to look her best on her wedding day. But some brides-to-be are going to extreme measures to lose weight. They’re using what’s called the K-E Diet, which involves running a feeding tube through their nose and subsisting on an 800 calorie liquid diet until they reach their target weight. The diet promises to help dieters lose 20 pounds in just 10 days. (For comparison, most doctors recommend around 2,000 calories a day for the average woman.) In March, Jessica Schnaider, 41, of Surfside, Florida , was preparing to shop for a wedding gown by doing just this: she spent eight days on a feeding tube. The diet, under a doctor’s supervision, provided her 800 calories while she went about her business, with a tube in her nose. 800 Calories Of Protein And Fat Dripped Into The Stomach From ABCnews : “I don’t have all of the time on the planet jus...

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