In the short run yo-yo dieting will work, but eventually it makes it nearly impossible to lose weight.
Fasting, skipping meals, and overly restrictive diets will enable you to lose weight in the short run.
spillover ' effects of the crisis, at least in the short run.
Archival documents, however, reveal the negative ' spillover ' effects of the crisis, at least in the short run.
The goal is to fail-fast in the short run to succeed in the long-term.