Researchers studied nine years of data from more than 150,000 obese and morbidly obese adults to see how many of them were able to regain normal weight. That’s a huge study, over a time period that allows for lots of potential variables. The result? Virtually no one managed to regain a normal weight, after almost 10 years.
The new normal. If you are overweight, researchers say you are likely to remain that way, no matter what you do to change things.
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