The Weight of the Nation

2012, TV Show

A documentary series examining the obesity crisis in the U.S. looks at the health risks of being overweight, weight-loss ideas, childhood obesity and efforts to improve the public health.

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Ends 12/31/15. Curtailing the obesity epidemic for the next generation is the focus of this documentary that offers ideas on early intervention. Watch 'Weight/Nation 01: Consequences' on HBO on xfinityTV.com

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Ends 12/31/15. Explore the whys of weight gain and loss and the inner workings of the human metabolism in this documentary. Watch 'Weight/Nation 01: Consequences' on HBO on xfinityTV.com

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Ends 12/31/15. Dr. Donald Lloyd-Jones delves inside cardiovascular disease, including how it begins early in life and its relationship to weight gain. Watch 'Weight/Nation 01: Consequences' on HBO on xfinityTV.com

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Ends 12/31/15. Renowned geneticists answer the most frequently asked questions about whether or not we inherit our weight problems. Watch 'Weight/Nation 01: Consequences' on HBO on xfinityTV.com

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Premiered: May 14, 2012, on HBO
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: A documentary series examining the obesity crisis in the U.S. looks at the health risks of being overweight, weight-loss ideas, childhood obesity and efforts to improve the public health.

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