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Janet Jackson: Iconic New Face of Nutrisystem

Actress and singer Janet Jackson is the latest of celebrity spokespersons for a weight loss program after Nutrisystem announced on Thursday that they are teaming up with the superstar for the launch of its SUCCESS campaign. Jackson, who has always been vocal about her life-long struggle with body image, has allowed the program to showcase her weight loss journey by eating sustainable, healthy meals.

“Dieting never worked for me, counting calories never worked for me, and denying myself the foods I love never worked for me. I needed a better plan, and I found it with Nutrisystem,” reveals Jackson. “… I am seeing results already, and I am so impressed by both the thought and the nutritional science behind the program.”

In her first effort as an author, the multitalented entertainer wrote True You, which shot to number one on The New York Times bestseller list. In the book, Jackson describes her unhealthy relationship with food and her battle with self- esteem; an issue that so many women can relate to.

“There are millions of women like me who want to be successful but don’t have the tools to do it on their own. I hope I can help inspire them.”

In honor of the partnership between Jackson and Nutrisystem, True You is launching in soft cover.

About Nutrisystem, Inc.

Nutrisystem, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTRI) is the number one home delivery weight-loss company. Nutrisystem® products are sold direct to the consumer through nutrisystem.com, by phone, and at select retailers, with convenient home delivery. The Company offers proven nutritionally balanced weight loss programs designed for women, men, and seniors, as well as the Nutrisystem® D® program, specifically designed to help people with type 2 diabetes who want to lose weight and manage their diabetes. The Nutrisystem program is based on 40 years of nutrition research and the science of the low glycemic index, and offers a variety of great tasting, satisfying, good carbohydrate meals that are designed to be heart healthy. The program was named the “Least Expensive Home Delivery Program” by CBS Money Watch in January 2011. The program has no membership fees and provides weight management support and counseling by trained weight-loss coaches and online and mobile weight management tools free of charge. Nutrisystem proudly supports the American Diabetes Association in its movement to Stop Diabetes™, as well as to help in increasing awareness of the correlation between weight loss and improvements in diabetes control. For more information or to become a customer, visit http://www.nutrisystem.com or call 1-800-435-4074. For the healthcare professional, please visit Nutrisytem’s website. Follow Nutrisystem on Twitter and on Facebook.

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