Supersize vs Superskinny Kids

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Dr Christian Jessen and dietician Ursula Philpot tackle the nation's over and under weight kids, giving families nutritional advice as they confront the truth about their diets

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Dr Christian Jessen and dietician Ursula Philpot tackle the nation's over and under weight kids, giving families nutritional advice as they confront the truth about their diets

Series 1 Summary

Supersize vs Superskinny launches a campaign tackling the UK's over and under weight kids as Dr Christian Jessen and dietician Ursula Philpot work with parents and their children to deliver life-saving nutritional advice.

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    Episode 1 - Ieuan and Jess

    Kicking off the mini series is 15-year-old Ieuan Rosser, who weighs 17 stone, and his mum Kay, and 13-year-old Jess, who weighs six and a half stone, and her dad Dave. Ieuan consumes a shocking 4000 calories a day while super-fussy Jess's dad Dave is urged to finally put his foot down when it comes to his daughter's unhealthy diet.

    Dr Christian delivers the first of four hard-hitting lectures to groups of junk-loving school kids explaining the strain eating too much or too little puts on the heart.

    In these four films Supersize vs Superskinny launches a campaign tackling the nation's over and under weight kids as Dr Christian Jessen and dietician Ursula Philpot work with parents and their children to deliver life-saving nutritional advice.

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    Episode 2 - Caitlin and Declan

    Dr Christian Jessen scrutinises the eating habits of 12-year-old ballet dancer Caitlin Anstis and 11-year-old Declan Garner, who's been bullied at school because of his supersize frame.

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    Episode 3 - Aiyesha and David

    Dr Christian Jessen and dietician Ursula Philpot meet 11-year-old Aiyesha, who weighs almost 12 stone, and 9-year-old David, who weighs a miniscule 3 stone 12 pounds.

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    Episode 4 - Cameron and Aled

    In the final episode of the series 11-stone Cameron, who grazes on sugary snacks all day, meets 15-year-old Aled, who's is literally too scared to eat.

Supersize vs Superskinny Kids synopsis

Dr Christian Jessen and dietician Ursula Philpot tackle the nation's over and under weight kids, giving families nutritional advice as they confront the truth about their diets

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