For more details on The 50 Million Pound Challenge, also visit 50millionpounds.com (http://www.50millionpounds.com/).
About The 50 Million Pound Challenge:
Dr. Ian Smith's 50 Million Pound Challenge is a national health initiative encouraging people to come together and take control of their health by getting fit, losing excess weight and turning back the deadly toll of weight-related diseases that threaten nearly half of Americans and hits the African-American community especially hard. The Challenge, a free campaign supported and endorsed in name and deed by national civic and health organizations, is sponsored by State Farm.
About Dr. Ian Smith:
Dr. Ian is a diet expert on VH1's Celebrity Fit Club and author of the NY
Times #1 best-sellers Fat Smash Diet and Extreme Fat Smash Diet, and other
works of fiction and non-fiction. He hosts his own TV and radio shows, BET's
Meet the Faith and HealthWatch on American Urban Radio Network. Dr. Ian is a
contributor to The View and Men's Health Magazine. He has filed reports and
written for NBC Nightly News, Today Show, Essence, Ebony, People, Cosmopolitan
About State Farm: State Farm insures more cars and homes than any other
insurer in the U.S., is the leading insurer of watercraft and is also a
leading insurer in Canada. State Farm's 17,000 agents and 68,000 employees
serve more than 78 million auto, fire, life and health policies in the United
States and Canada, and more than 1.9 million bank accounts. State Farm Mutual
Automobile Insurance Company is the parent of the State Farm family of
companies. State Farm is ranked No. 32 on the Fortune 500 list of largest
companies. For more information, please visit statefarm.co
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