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Maggie says she's thrilled when friends, coworkers, or her students notice she has lost weight.

"One of the (motivators) for me was all the praise and comments people have made to me. My students will comment, 'Gee, you really eat healthy.' They notice that I get the salads and the fruits and the vegetables. I don't eat junk. That feels good. Other people will say, 'How did you do that, Maggie?' "

Maggie's story reflects her experiences as told in an interview. The photograph is not of Maggie, to protect her privacy.

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