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The Men Who Made Us Thin
Ep: 1 "Men Who Made Us Thin; The"
Investigative journalist Jacques Peretti investigates the connections between obesity and weight loss, confronting some of those making a fortune from our desire to become thin. He examines the scientific reasons why so many diet programs fail long-term, charts the story of the fitness industry and how it has led to enduring disappointment in gyms across the nation, and looks at why an increasing number of people are turning to extreme solutions to shed pounds.

Jacques Peretti Investigates

Episodes
Ep 1
Men Who Made Us Thin; The
Watch Until May 18, 8:00pm
Ep 2
Men Who Made Us Thin; The
Watch Until May 25, 8:00pm
Ep 3
Men Who Made Us Thin; The
Watch May 2, 8:00pm
Men Who Made Us Thin; The
Jacques Peretti examines the scientific reasons why so many diets fail in the long term. (1 of 3)
Men Who Made Us Thin; The
Jacques Peretti charts the story of the fitness industry and examines the links between exercise and weight loss. (2 of 3)
Men Who Made Us Thin; The
Jacques Peretti asks why there is an epidemic of obesity spreading across the globe, despite the fact that billions are spent on weight loss every year. (3 of 3)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Tue May 2, 8:00pm