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.READ MORE: COVID In MN: Masks No Longer Required For Student-Athletes Competing In Outdoor Sports, Practices
Terro first started the unusual diet three years ago.READ MORE: 'It Could Be A Different Place': How Climate Change Could Affect Lake Superior's Future
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.”MORE NEWS: TurnSignl App Aims To Help Everyone Get Home Safely After Traffic Stops
Not to worry, with all the beer consumption, Terro isn’t getting behind the wheel to drive. His son drives him around town.