Diet fads on Dec. 26 On Call The Dec. 26 edition of On Call looks at diet fads.
�We�ll give tips for picking a diet that�s right for your lifestyle. We�ll also explore which fad diets actually work. And we�ll tell viewers about the dangers of diet pills,� said On Call producer and host Lindsey Meyers. �After the holiday season many of us will probably want to lose excess holiday weight. We�ll look into several popular diets and give you advice for losing weight effectively.�
Meyers and �On Call� medical editor Dr. Rick Holm will explore the topic with guests Dr. Kevin Weiland from the Rapid City Medical Center and Dr. Roger Shewmake from the University of South Dakota�s School of Medicine.
On Call is a weekly program about medicine on South Dakota Public Television. The South Dakota Cooperative Extension Service produces the program.
On Call is the only medical program endorsed by the South Dakota State Medical Association and the South Dakota Department of Health. It is made possible by major underwriter support from Avera Health. Additional sponsors include The South Dakota Foundation for Medical Care, Dakotacare, Brookings Hospital, Rapid City Regional Hospital, Swiftel Communications and Friends of SDPB.
The program is broadcast at 4:30 p.m. on South Dakota Public Television.