Donahue, Peggy Jo
February 1990
Prevention;Feb90, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p55
Looks at Nutri/System, a comprehensive weight-loss and weight-maintenance program. Role in helping people to move from an inactive to an active lifestyle; Two phases of the Nutri/System program; Importance of a high-carbohydrate, low-fat, low-sodium diet regimen; Advantages of the Nutri/System diet; Examples of Nutri/System foods. INSETS: STEWART AND JACQUELINE WERLEY, MINUS 82 POUNDS.;JANET MOYER, MINUS 30 POUNDS.;NUTRI/SYSTEM FACT SHEET..


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