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    Armando Gonzalez, who did his dissertation on Biggest Loser contestants, says he too found they struggled to keep off the pounds they lost so quickly.

Armando Gonzalez, who did his dissertation on Biggest Loser contestants, says he too found they struggled to keep off the pounds they lost so quickly. Sammy Caiola The Sacramento Bee
Armando Gonzalez, who did his dissertation on Biggest Loser contestants, says he too found they struggled to keep off the pounds they lost so quickly. Sammy Caiola The Sacramento Bee
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