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The Paleo Diet is part of the Diet plan test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Diet plan models like the Paleo Diet are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Reader Score: A score of 100 means all respondents were completely satisfied; 80 would mean very satisfied, on average; 60, fairly well satisfied; 40, somewhat dissatisfied.

Initial weight loss: Satisfaction with how quickly after starting the diet respondents began to lose weight

Maintenance: Satisfaction with how well the diet helped respondents maintain weight loss