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The other is from researchers and scholars at the University of Pennsylvania, using sibutramine for overweight adolescents. Their study showed that those adolescents who dieted, increased their activity and took the centrally-acting (read: brain chemical modifying) medication lost twice the weight as those who simply dieted and exercised. Unfortunately, it was only a 6 month study—those kids will need new habits to go along with their new medication. But it’s a good start–get started with new habits with your family, get more information and action.