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Overeaters Anonymous celebrates 48th anniversary

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DETROIT LAKES -- Every year, when New Year's Day comes around, people start making resolutions to start fresh, get healthy, get fit, eat better, and ultimately, to lose weight.


And yet, obesity rates continue to soar, as that January zeal to get in shape gives way to old, ingrained habits. Why is it so difficult for some people to stick to a diet, while others seem to have no difficulty at all?

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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