Item Details

Losing It [electronic resource]

written, produced and directed by John Angier ; produced by the Chedd/Angier Production Company, Inc
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Follows a group of 12 persons for several months as they adopt different strategies for weight loss, ranging from online diet systems to gastric bypass surgery. Also looks at research that attempts to explain the body's complex weight-regulation systems, and to explain, among other things, why dieting is difficult.
Director
John Angier
Performers
Hosted by Alan Alda.
Release Date
2004
Run Time
57 min.
Language
English
Notes
  • Originally produced in 2004.
  • Sequel to the Scientific American frontiers program Fat and happy.
Related Title
Scientific American frontiers (Television program)
Series
VIVA PBS Streaming Video Collection
VIVA Streaming Video Collection
Credits
Editor, David Berenson.
Published
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, [2005, 2004].
Publisher no.
pbs_saf034 PBS Video
Access Restriction
Digital content license from PBS Video, [2005] ; available to 2005 VIVA member institutions.
Related Resources
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Description
1 streaming video file (57 min.) : digital, MP4 file, sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet
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