After ‘The Biggest Loser,’ Their Bodies Fought to Regain Weight

"Contestants lost hundreds of pounds during Season 8, but gained them back. A study of their struggles helps explain why so many people fail to keep off the weight they lose."

Research is showing that people who lose significant amounts of weight quickly can't keep it off long-term because their bodies adjust and burn fewer calories during the day. Personally as someone who lose 75lbs in their late teens/early twenties, slower is better combined with healthy eating and exercise. It's more about lifestyle change than going crazy for short periods of time.


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