Sqwertz wrote:
>
> As the subject suggests, Tyra is throwing out the idea of using
> tapeworms to lose weight, yet she has shown no proof that people are
> actually doing this.


Even Snopes is not sure one way or the other -
http://www.snopes.com/horrors/vanities/tapeworm.asp
It lists the status as "undetermined" and not updated since 2006.