With active lives put on hold by the pandemic, many people stuck at home have put on unwanted weight, and doctors say it could take more than just diet and exercise to shed it; CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.

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Doctors Say Patients May Need More Than Diet, Exercise To Shed Unwanted Pounds Gained During COVIDWith active lives put on hold by the pandemic, many people stuck at home have put on unwanted weight, and doctors say it could take more than just diet and exercise to shed it; CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
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Huntington Promotes Town Diet To Combat 'Quarantine 15'By now, chances are you’ve heard of the "COVID 10" or "Quarantine 15." Maybe you’ve gained the pounds. To help their neighbors get healthy, a group of professionals from Huntington wants to put the whole town on a diet. CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
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'The Cruise Control Diet' ExplainedSummer is right around the corner and many people are trying to lose weight just in time for beach season.Not sure what the right diet and exercise plan for you?Jorge Cruise, New York Times bestselling author and celebrity trainer, joined CBS2's Andrea Grymes to talk about his new book, "The Cruise Control Diet."
NYPD Cop Hopes To Inspire Others With His Weight Loss StoryAfter an actual nightmare inspired him to make some changes, he now wants his story to do the same for others. CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
Study Finds Link To Stubborn Fat In GenesCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on a study explaining why some people's genes are to blame for making it harder to lose weight.

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