Each of the participants eat the diet of the other. At the end of the experiment, they have a better idea of how extreme their consumption looks to another person. Every episode I saw had the participants sharing an experience that gave them empathy for other that usually didn't exist before. At the follow-up after the end of the experiment, they were true friends who relied on each other for encouragement. I can think of only one show where a participant had gained weight. All of the others were successful in following their program.
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Dr. Christian wants to shock Gary into seeing what his future could become if he keeps eating at his present rate. So he's sending him across the Atlantic to Farmington, Missouri, to meet ex-security guard, Narry.
My name is Narry Britton, I'm 36 and a half stone.
After years of binging, Narry's weight had ballooned to 50 stone, when he had an accident that changed his life.
I was going to the restroom one morning and I fell, it broke my back, I was in a coma for 3 days. When I come out of it, ...