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Overweight Twins Battle the Bulge and Gain A New Lease on Life in National Body Challenge: Twins Edition on Discovery Health
Date:12/11/2007

- Starting January 7, Discovery Health Presents Five Nights of Active Viewing with NATIONAL BODY CHALLENGE: TWINS EDITION and Dr. Pam Peeke's

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SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Viewers will be seeing double when the National Body Challenge-Discovery Health's fifth annual weight loss and general wellness campaign-launches with a four-part television event following four sets of identical twins with an identical problem-obesity. Premiering Monday, January 7, at 8 PM (ET/PT) and airing four consecutive nights, NATIONAL BODY CHALLENGE: TWINS EDITION chronicles their 15-week journey to unload the fat, get fit and conquer the National Body Challenge.

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Many experts believe that individuals eating habits are influenced by those closest to them-and these twins are proof positive of that theory. Their food-addicted, sedentary lifestyles have left them at greater risk for high blood pressure and diabetes, and years of sensitivity about their weight have wreaked havoc on their self-esteem. Now, with guidance and inspiration from the National Body Challenge, they will acquire the tools for a lifestyle makeover that will leave them both happier and healthier.

Led by Discovery Health's health and fitness experts Drs. Pamela Peeke and Lydie Hazan, along with a variety of fitness trainers, dieticians and nutrition consultants, the twins are placed on a strict weight-loss regimen in an effort to lose at least 10 percent of their body weight. With the tools and inspiration provided by the National Body Challenge team-and more important, support and encouragement from each other-these twins learn and implement life-saving diet and exercise changes that will help them reach and maintain a healthy weight and active lifestyle.

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