More than half of the respondents in a Today39s Dietitian survey said that the Paleo diet would be the most popular diet fad for 2014 Photo by Thinkstock

More than half of the respondents in a Today's Dietitian survey said that the Paleo diet would be the most popular diet fad for 2014. Photo by Thinkstock.

How to Talk to Members about Diet Fads

With an increasing amount of information on diet fads, many members are looking to their health clubs' staff, including trainers, to get advice about which trends are effective and which are not.

From Paleo to liquid cleanses, your members are constantly on the hunt for the latest diet trends. They might see the success stories from a TV talk show, a Google search or even their friends' Facebook posts.

As interest in diet fads grows, consumers are finding an abundance of information that may or may not be correct. Sixty-six percent of 500 registered dieticians surveyed said that consumers' interest in nutrition and weight loss will only grow in 2014, according to a rep

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