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NutriSystem(R) Weight Loss Plan Chosen for No. 1 Reality Makeover Show, 'The Swan'
Wednesday October 27, 12:09 pm ET

HORSHAM, PA--(MARKET WIRE)--Oct 27, 2004 -- NutriSystem (AMEX:NSI - News) is pleased to announce it has been chosen as the official weight loss program of "The Swan," to help the newest flock of contestants attain their weight loss goals. The hit reality show's second season premiered on Monday, October 25 at 8:00 PM on FOX . The groundbreaking show, with average ratings of 9.5 million viewers per week is produced by Swan Productions, Inc., and offers women the opportunity to undergo complete life transformations to achieve their dreams.

Contestants participating in the second season of "The Swan" will have the opportunity to lose weight with the easy-to-follow NutriSystem Weight Loss Plan, which uses an integrated approach to dieting based on lower Glycemic Index "good carbs," optimal amounts of fat, protein and fiber, and proper portions. They also will receive personalized counseling and support on and off the air from NutriSystem nutritionist Delphine Carroll.

"We are pleased to be able to be a part of this exciting production," says Carroll. "We believe 'The Swan' contestants will find it easy to lose weight with NutriSystem, while they enjoy a wide variety of delicious foods."

"We needed to provide our Swans with a nutritionally balanced diet that would work. We knew that the better the food tasted, the more likely it was that the girls would be successful," says Nely Galán, creator and co-executive producer of "The Swan." "We know that NutriSystem is the right partner to help our Swans lose weight."