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For 13 seasons The Biggest Loser has helped adults from across the country shed pounds, but when season 14 debuts Jan. 6 and 7, the NBC weight-loss series will be tackling the epidemic of child obesity. "This is not their fault," returning trainer (and new mom) Jillian Michaels tells People of the one in three children who, according to national studies, are overweight or obese in the U.S. "This is about an introduction to an active lifestyle and helping them feel better about themselves." In addition to working with 15 adult contestants, Michaels - along with fellow trainers Bob Harper and Dolvett Quince - »

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