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Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa Offer New FDA-Approved Weight Loss System, Obalon

Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa Offer New FDA-Approved Weight Loss System, Obalon

Dr. Daniel Ritacca, Medical Director of Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa says, “I'm excited to offer a safe and effective weight loss system to our patients this is a different approach to weight loss; patients learn to lose weight and keep it off by making the right food choices with the assistance of the … Continue reading Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa Offer New FDA-Approved Weight Loss System, Obalon

Riverdale's Camila Mendes Is 'Done Dieting' After Eating Disorder Struggles

Riverdale's Camila Mendes Is 'Done Dieting' After Eating Disorder Struggles

Mendes shared how with the help of a naturopath, she was able to see how distorted her view of dieting was. She continued: [My naturopath] phrased a pivotal question in such a way that struck a chord with me: what other things could you be thinking about if you didn't spend all your time thinking about … Continue reading Riverdale's Camila Mendes Is 'Done Dieting' After Eating Disorder Struggles

Katherine Heigl Shows Off Her Incredible Post-Baby Weight Loss

Katherine Heigl Shows Off Her Incredible Post-Baby Weight Loss

The 39-year-old actress posted a before-and-after collage of photos yesterday to celebrate her amazing post-baby weight loss with an inspiring ” and honest ” message about how she did it. “It's been almost 14 months since Joshua Jr. was born and it has taken me about that long to really get back in … Continue reading Katherine Heigl Shows Off Her Incredible Post-Baby Weight Loss

Disney misery to selfie queen: Mum uses unflattering photo in incredible transformation

Disney misery to selfie queen: Mum uses unflattering photo in incredible transformation

I couldn't even look at the photo because I knew I'd be bigger than the mouse! That's when I finally snapped. Shawnee, 27, mum to Amir, now eight, Esa, five, and Zaara, two, joined Slimming World and the weight fell off. She started making healthy home-cooked meals, swapping pizza and takeaways … Continue reading Disney misery to selfie queen: Mum uses unflattering photo in incredible transformation

When Does 'My 600-Lb. Life: Skin Tight' Come Back? Season 3 Gets Premiere Date

When Does 'My 600-Lb. Life: Skin Tight' Come Back? Season 3 Gets Premiere Date

Stephanie underwent weight loss surgery and dropped almost 200 pounds, determined to change her life for good. But before long, the weight and embarrassment of her excess skin kept her from working out, playing with her child and finding a lasting relationship. Skin Tight “My 600-Lb. Life: Skin … Continue reading When Does 'My 600-Lb. Life: Skin Tight' Come Back? Season 3 Gets Premiere Date

Weight Watchers' New and Improved Freestyle Program Gives You More Freedom

Weight Watchers' New and Improved Freestyle Program Gives You More Freedom

For some, that's a personal trainer who'll make you do burpees and make you stop eating foods that make you burp. For others, it's a weight-loss program, one of the most popular being Weight Watchers, the famous program that Oprah Winfrey constantly boasts about. Weight Watchers has been ranked … Continue reading Weight Watchers' New and Improved Freestyle Program Gives You More Freedom

'My 600-lb. Life' Star James "LB" Bonner Is an Amputee Who's Determined to Beat Obesity

'My 600-lb. Life' Star James "LB" Bonner Is an Amputee Who's Determined to Beat Obesity

Life, was spoiled by his parents and other relatives ” a lifestyle that turned his love of eating junk food into a habit, which snowballed into his rapid weight gain. Scroll down to learn more about L.B. and his struggle with his body. As a kid, L.B. spent a lot of time at his Uncle Sam and Aunt Dora's house, … Continue reading 'My 600-lb. Life' Star James "LB" Bonner Is an Amputee Who's Determined to Beat Obesity

USA's Adam Rippon Reveals Heartbreaking Struggle With Body Image And Extreme Diets

USA's Adam Rippon Reveals Heartbreaking Struggle With Body Image And Extreme Diets

While Rippon prepares to compete at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, he finally up about his personal battle with body image issues and how it's plaguing his sport. According to E! Online, Rippon revealed that he has dealt with extreme dieting and body image problems ever since he started training … Continue reading USA's Adam Rippon Reveals Heartbreaking Struggle With Body Image And Extreme Diets

Opinion: Fad diets are detrimental to your body

Opinion: Fad diets are detrimental to your body

Fad diets don't work because they promote miracle foods or focus on cutting carbs, fats and/or sugars completely out of your diet. These methods promise rapid weight loss, and while during those few weeks of intense dieting you may notice pounds dropping like magic, you are causing intense … Continue reading Opinion: Fad diets are detrimental to your body

Let's talk common misconceptions about weight loss and why you can't shed those pounds

Let's talk common misconceptions about weight loss and why you can't shed those pounds

There are other factors outside of diet and exercise that play into weight loss as well. Sleep isn't just necessary for your brain to function well, but lack of sleep can also be linked to weight gain. Hormones like leptin and ghrelin play a big role in appetite, and things like insulin are affected by our sleep. Continue reading Let's talk common misconceptions about weight loss and why you can't shed those pounds