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A 32-year-old female asked:

why is it safe for the biggest loser contestants to lose a lot of weight fast and bad for the rest of us? i want fast results as well.

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Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 24 years experience
"Pit crew": They are intensely monitored by a physician, work daily with physical trainers, nutritionist and have temporarily stopped most of their lives to participate in program. You can do the same thing--if your finances would allow it, as very few health insurance programs cover this without significant pre-approval process--but can be worth trying contacting them and seeing what option(s) there are.

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