Results May Vary from person to person
A study conducted by a professional panel concluded that "proper" weight loss is achieved by reducing caloric rate and/or increasing physical activity. Individuals maintaining weight losses over the long term do so by changing their diet and changing their physical activity". Causes for being overweight or obese vary from person to person. Whether genetic or environmental, it should be noted that food intake, rates of metabolism and levels of exercise and physical exertion vary from person to person. This means weight loss results will also vary from person to person. No individual result should be seen as typical.