Low-calorie diet plans are increasingly popular—just last month Rocco launched his 800-calorie-a-day weight loss program—so we asked Anthony Fabricatore, Phd, vice-president of Research and Development at Nutrisystem, about the safety of this sort of calorie restriction. Here, his thoughts on the trend including where Nutrisystem’s new low-cal jumpstart week, a 7-day accelerated plan called Fast 5—which in-house trials suggest can lead to a loss of 5 pounds in one week—fits in.
Says Fabricatore: (more…)
The meal-delivery diet company just launched NutriSystem Jumpstart, a special offer in which you receive two weeks of NutriSystem meals free.
Here’s how it works: You order a 28-day auto-delivery of one of their four plans – Basic NutriSystem, NutriSystemVegetarian, NutriSystem-D or NutriSystem Silver – and you get an extra two weeks of food absolutely free. The Jumpstart offer is not valid for the NutriSystem Flex or NutriSystem Select programs. (more…)