About the Show
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.
Episode 1 - Ieuan and Jess
Kicking off the series are 15-year-old Ieuan, who weighs 17 stone and consumes 4000 calories a day, and super-fussy 13-year-old Jess, who weighs six and a half stone
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.
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.
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.