10 Shocking Things People Do To Lose Weight

Insulin Abuse

Injecting a low dose of insulin into someone who is not diabetic is intended to lower blood sugars, which renders carbohydrates indigestible and leads to stored fat instead being broken down as a source of energy. Sounds good right? This approach can risk causing damage to the liver, bladders and kidneys. Is that worth losing the final five pounds?

Urine Injection

Urine contains the human chorionic gonadotropin hormone, which boosts metabolism and burns calories faster. The problem of course, is that people who inject urine into their bodies are basically injecting toxic chemicals into their blood stream.