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Over long term, lifestyle intervention supports weight loss

For the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) multicenter clinical trial, individuals (N = 5,145) between 45-75 years of age with Type 2 diabetes and a body-mass index of 25 or greater were randomly assigned to a four-year Intensive Lifestyle Intervention group (weight management and increased physical activity) or a Support and Education group (general health information and social support).

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