Struggle to Lose Weight
Highlights: dLife talked to "Biggest Loser" Erik Chopin and the experts, to find out more about weight loss challenges and success strategies for people with type 2. Plus, a senior who discovered weight lifting is a big benefit to his diabetes control. And dLife's Jim Turner speaks out on why marijuana and diabetes don't mix (parental discretion advised).
Special Guests: Erik Chopin
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