Posts tagged "weight loss"

Girl Talk: Falling In Love After Losing 100+ Pounds

In my early 20s, I wore size 24 jeans and my enormous boobs demanded an H-cup bra, a letter no woman should have to associate with lingerie sizing. I couldn’t…

Jen Curran | August 31, 2010 - 3:00 pm

The Latest Diet: Drink Beer! (No Problem!)

I feel like I’m always reading some new study about the best kind of alcohol to drink to help maintain your figure or even lose a few pounds. Last I…

Ami Angelowicz | August 4, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Here She Comes, Italy’s 375-Pound “Miss Chubby” Beauty Pageant Winner

Beauty queens are not known for being an especially diverse group in the size department. Whether their skin is alabaster white or coffee brown, usually they’ve got legs up to…

Jessica Wakeman | August 3, 2010 - 6:45 pm

A 600-Pound Woman Wants To Gain Weight

Meet Donna Simpson, a 600-pound woman who wants to gain weight. This 42-year-old woman, already the Guinness World Record holder for “World’s Fattest Mom,” is on a mission to bulk…

Ami Angelowicz | July 26, 2010 - 3:40 pm

I Lost 10 Pounds By — Well, I’m Not Entirely Sure

Every so often, I’ve written a post here and there on The Frisky about wanting to lose weight. Most recently, I wrote about how I have a big butt, and…

Susannah Breslin | July 20, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Girl Talk: My Mom Wants Me To Lose Weight

It had been a bleak year. I started taking anti-depressants and was slowly putting on weight, as the side effects had warned. This alone was not a problem: guys always…

Jessica Wakeman | July 14, 2010 - 1:59 pm

“Huge” Recap: Fat People Were On TV And, Whaddya Know, The World Didn’t End

When the opening shot of a TV show is a scale, one thing is clear: this show will be about weight. But true to what actress Nikki Blonsky told me…

Jessica Wakeman | June 29, 2010 - 2:20 pm

For Her 30th Birthday, Jessica Simpson Gives Herself The Gift Of Thin

Where has Jessica Simpson been hiding out for the past month? I know we’ve all been twiddling our thumbs dying to know. We last saw her at the Gracie Gala…

Ami Angelowicz | June 24, 2010 - 4:40 pm

We Tried It: ShaToBu, Calorie-Burning Shapewear

I’ll just come out and say it: I wear really ugly underwear. We’re talking, like, epic granny panties here. As a basic type of girl, I’m just not into the…

Leonora Epstein | June 22, 2010 - 12:10 pm

Restylane Injections And Painful Radio-Frequency Therapy = Cost Of 2 Tickets To The Gun Show

People, what ever happened to the gym? It’s really quite simple. If you want hot arms, just do a crap ton of push-ups and call it a day. OK, easier…

Leonora Epstein | June 15, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Chew On This: French Grazia Recommends The Chocolate Diet

Crazy idea #2,384 from the folks at the French version of Grazia magazine: the chocolate diet. Oui. The principle behind this regime isn’t so much about a diet (what, you…

Leonora Epstein | June 11, 2010 - 11:20 am

Did Queen Latifah Get Photoshopped Thinner In Her “Just Wright” Poster?

I was poking around on Apple’s iTunes Movie Trailers site this weekend, when I noticed the poster for Queen Latifah and Common’s new movie, “Just Wright,” looked a little, well,…

Susannah Breslin | May 10, 2010 - 12:10 pm

What’s The “Socialite Silhouette” Treatment?

Socialites are thin because they have nothing else to do but work out and boss their chefs around and make them prepare macrobiotic meals. Or, as one New York Times

Leonora Epstein | April 28, 2010 - 6:40 pm

KROQ Asks, Is Christina Hendricks Full Figured Or Fat?

Radio station KROQ has just a brilliantly creative content creation department: A poll on their website, by someone named “Psycho Mike,” is just aching to generate outraged page views by…

Jessica Wakeman | April 22, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Even Women With “Normal” Weight Are Worried About Getting “Fat”

Even women of “normal” weight with no history of eating disorders have a fear of getting fat, according to a study to be published in the journal Personality and

Jessica Wakeman | April 19, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Jennifer Hudson Decided To Lose Weight For Her Son

Weight Watchers is winning the spokesperson battle with its competitors by signing an Oscar and Grammy winner. Jennifer Hudson announced today that she’s been losing the weight she gained during…

Catherine Strawn | April 1, 2010 - 3:20 pm

New ABC Family Show “Huge” Stars Nikki Blonsky … At Fat Camp

Those of us who got a kick out of John Waters’ “Hairspray” remake have been wondering just what breakout star Nikki Blonsky is up to. The good news? She’s been…

Jessica Wakeman | March 24, 2010 - 12:20 pm

Weight Loss Ad Turns The Overweight Into Target Practice

If you’ve been looking to lose a few pounds lately, one Brazilian weight loss company may have just the final motivational push you need: a higher likelihood of being shot…

Lily Q | March 16, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Gabby Sidibe Offered A Year’s Supply Of Diet Pills From A Bunch Of Jerks

Drop what you’re doing! Yes, put … the muffin … down. Before you do anything else today, you simply must read Kate Harding’s kick-ass takedown at Broadsheet of the Hollywood…

Jessica Wakeman | March 16, 2010 - 11:30 am

How Stars Starve Themselves For The Oscars

Ever wonder how celebs look so svelte for major red carpet events? Thanks to a revealing new interview with nutritionist to the stahs Oz Garcia, we now know the answer:…

Erin Flaherty | March 9, 2010 - 7:10 pm