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    Off topic - WeightWatchers - how they make their money

    Monday, Channel 4, 8 pm

    Should be interesting!

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    Oh thanks P. I've set this to record :-)

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    I certainly think I've added to their profits over the years!

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    Me too!!! Given them loads of money - thanks P gonna watch that :-)
    Oh how I wish I'd found dr d years ago he could have saved me a fortune!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by kellmo View Post
    I certainly think I've added to their profits over the years!
    Me too. And slimming world.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Neonic View Post

    Me too. And slimming world.
    Me too but I lost over 3 stone doing weight watchers
    I will get there again in the end... you'll see

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zoesastar View Post

    Me too but I lost over 3 stone doing weight watchers
    Me too. Then packed it back on :-(

    THEN couldn't get it off again!

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    Quote Originally Posted by kellmo View Post

    Me too. Then packed it back on :-(

    THEN couldn't get it off again!
    I put about 21lbs of it back on and couldnt lose any for about 2 years, then did Dukan on and off to get back to what i am now
    I will get there again in the end... you'll see

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    Its on now and if Lol if this programme doesn't ruin weight watchers I don't know what will!!
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    They've already posted their response online!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Paulinegin View Post
    They've already posted their response online!!
    Where is it P?

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    Quote Originally Posted by dukannotsofatty View Post
    made me laugh when it said that they found no evidence that members put weight back on when the course was finished..........RUBBISH!!!!! We have all been there, done that, bought the sweets and gained it all back plus more.
    Not the fault of WW that though! You can't blame a diet cos you regain the weight. Any diet works if we stick to it I lost on WW and regained because I went back to my old habits. Can't blame WW for that it was my own fault

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    Quote Originally Posted by Laurab21 View Post
    Its on now and if Lol if this programme doesn't ruin weight watchers I don't know what will!!
    Not a chance a company the size of WW can with stand one programme. Bet it makes not one iota of difference to them

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