WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-red01, ww color red

Local

Man Loses Weight With Beer And Sausage Diet

View Comments
(credit: Joerg Koch/Getty Images)

(credit: Joerg Koch/Getty Images)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. Tornado Touches Down In Northwestern Minn.
  2. HSSR: Sept. 19, 2014 - Coach Of The Week – Bill Weiss
  3. HSSR: Sept. 19, 2014 - Tyrone Carter's 1-On-1 Coaching
  4. An Alligator On The Loose In Minnesota?
  5. Mike's Mix: The Big Easy

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Fad diets come and go, but the guys out there should be able to get behind this one: An Arizona man is shedding pounds by eating sausages and drinking beer.

Evo Terro is celebrating Oktoberfest by eating only sausage and drinking up to six beers a day. It comes out to about 15,000 calories a week.

Terro first started the unusual diet three years ago.

His doctor is keeping a watchful eye to make sure his October diet isn’t compromising his health.

“He blew everything out of the water, the first year he did this, he lost fourteen pounds,” said Dr. Terry Simpson, a weight loss specialist. “Most of it was body fat. His cholesterol went down by a third.”

Not to worry, with all the beer consumption, Terro isn’t getting behind the wheel to drive. His son drives him around town.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,866 other followers