, Establishing good health is a concern for many. In 2016, more than 57 million Americans held memberships at gym facilities . Industry analysts estimated that health club revenues, in the year 2015, stood at $25.8 billion, in part due to the health goals held by patrons . At any given point in time, more than 50% of women are dieting and almost 90% of teenagers report doing so regularly . Yet, almost as common as possessing a health goal is the inability to successfully see it through. Currently, over two-thirds of Americans are either overweight or obese, and these numbers are rising.
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