How did the weight-loss volunteers keep track of their progress?
E-mails to Alan Alda
b. Hand-written charts
c. Video diaries
d. Weekly meetings with the producers
What type of surgery did Amy and Rodney have to help them lose weight?
True or False: Dr. Walter Willett says that adding "good" fat back
into our diets will help us lose weight and be healthier.
What weight-related hormone did Dr. Jeffrey Friedman discover?
In what area of the brain are hormone signals processed?
True or False: Dr. Jeffrey Friedman believes our bodies may actually
resist weight loss.
What do people on the Weight Watchers program count each day?
During gastric bypass surgery, what organ is made smaller?
c. Large intestine
True or False: Most dieters regain their weight after losing it.
What medication was Alan able to stop taking after he lost weight?
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The selected student will receive a Walkalong
Glider, signed by Tyler
and Paul MacCready Send all correct quizzes in one envelope,
along with teacher's name, grade and course, school name and address,
where the students watched the show (home or school), and the students'
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Company, 70 Coolidge Hill Rd., Watertown, MA 02472.