The Weight Loss Program that's right for you

An estimated 80 million Americans will go on diets this year. Some will succeed in losing their unwanted pounds but very few, perhaps 5 percent, will maintain their desired weight long term.

If you have ever surfed the net looking for a weight loss program that's right for you then you have no doubt been overwhelmed by the huge range of pills, potions, exercises and diets available. Which one do you choose? How do know if its going to work or that the secret ingredients are not sawdust and ground up egg shells. Yep, its scary but true! So much to consider and all you want to do is Loss Weight.

So what are the do's and don't s of Weight Loss Programs.

The Do's List:

1. If possible, it's best to go with a weight loss program that has been recommended by a friend or trusted source.

2. Check to see if it has the approval of Doctors and/or herbalists.

3. Look to see if the ingredients on supplements are listed.

4. Always go with a program that offers complete support.

5. Investigate any known side effects of supplements.

6. A good program should involve a well balanced diet.

The Don'ts List:

1. Never buy from spam mail offering unbelievable results. If it seems to good to be true it probably is.

2. Don't sign up for a long-term, big bucks program unless you're sure what you're in for. Check out what's being offered. It might not work for you at all.

3. Stay away from rapid weigh loss regimes. Losing weight too rapidly can be dangerous to your health.

Weight loss is such a huge market that it unfortunately attracts many unscrupulous profiteers. So how do you choose a program you feel comfortable with?

If you are going to spend good money on a weigh loss program it pays to choose wisely and personally I always prefer a recommendation over a cold hard sell any day.