weight loss

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

Quickies: Lady Gaga’s Ex Must Be Feeling Really Stupid & Lose Weight Through Terrible Pain

Lady Gaga dates some doozies, too. Her ex told her “she’d never succeed.” How epically wrong can you be? [Us Weekly]
Seth Green, one-time “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” werewolf and…

Erica Maxwell | February 25, 2010 - 10:00 pm

Trailer For “Kirstie Alley’s Big Life” Is Another Gem In The Actress’s Weight Loss Oeuvre

I know what you’re thinking: AGAIN?!?! Oh, yes! Kirstie Alley, the woman behind “Fat Actress” and oh so many weight loss commercials, has let reality TV cameras into her…

Jessica Wakeman | February 17, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Jenny Craig Ends Ad Campaign After Its “Major Study” Is Called Fake

It’s a weight-loss company smackdown! Score one point for Weight Watchers, which convinced a judge last week to ban Jenny Craig from broadcasting its latest commercial because it contained —…

Jessica Wakeman | February 8, 2010 - 4:50 pm

A Skinny Waist Does Not Always An Athlete Make

If you’re training for a marathon with the intention of losing weight, you may find yourself engaged in a complicated battle. According to The New York Times, having a lower…

Leonora Epstein | February 4, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Worry Yourself Thin

Looking for a psychologically unhealthy way to lose weight? Think berating yourself will make you eat less? Fishs Eddy Worrisome Pattern plate does the trick for you. Its rim is…

Susannah Breslin | January 21, 2010 - 12:40 pm

With A Doormat Scale, You May Get Far Fewer Guests

Don’t like guests? Want to give people a reason to never come over and visit you? The Doormat Scale is the perfect solution! When potential visitors are forced to find…

Susannah Breslin | January 11, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Girl Talk: I’ve Become The Woman I’ve Always Hated, The Calorie Counter

I used to hate women on diets. They look at your frosted brownie, then at your waist, then at your cookie again. Women on diets whine, “I can’t eat that…”

Jessica Wakeman | January 4, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Breaking News! Taco Bell Will Make You Skinny!

Goddamn do I love Taco Bell’s 7 Layer Burrito. Cheese and beans and beef and sour cream and hot sauce and oh-so-much-more wrapped in a nutritionless flour tortilla … mmm…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 29, 2009 - 7:45 pm

Do You Remember What You Weighed In 9th Grade?

According to E! News, Kim Kardashian is thanking Quick Trim supplements for her recent weight loss (which she celebrated by posting this photo on her Twitter) and now “only tips…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 4, 2009 - 6:10 pm

Frisky Rant: Enough Already With The Reality TV Weight Loss Shows!

Just when I thought no one could exploit her struggle with weight any more than Carnie Wilson, Kirstie Alley is fat again and eager to capitalize on it. Rumor has…

Ami Angelowicz | November 5, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Japanese “Beauty Cushion” Helps You Lose Weight While You Sleep

And now for the latest in crazy Japanese products: the Beauty Waist Cushion, an ergonomically designed pillow which will give you a rockin’ bod just by sleeping on it. The…

Leonora Epstein | October 27, 2009 - 3:10 pm

Eat Cookies And Lose Weight!

Want to eat cookies and lose weight? Sure ya do. According to Dr. Siegal’s Cookie Diet, it’s entirely possible. With a $59 per week purchase at CookieDiet.com, you’ll receive a…

Bianca Posterli | October 22, 2009 - 6:44 pm

Tongue Patch Makes Eating So Horrific You Get Mad Skinny

Just can’t stop yourself from eating the three solid meals a day that are totally making you F-A-T? Can’t afford costly stomach stapling and/or Courtney Love’s favorite detox spa? Have…

Erin Flaherty | September 24, 2009 - 1:30 pm

The Future Is Here: Doctors Allow Us To Telepathically Control Electronics, Get Skinny Sans Effort

It often seems like the future is never coming. I mean where are our hover boards and why haven’t Dippin’ Dots caught on yet? But scientists are coming up with…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 5, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Would You Wear Your Gym On Your Arms?

Want a neato way to lose weight without going to the gym? Introducing Banglz Bracelets, the accessories with 1/2-pound weights in them that allow you to sculpt your muscles and

Leonora Epstein | August 24, 2009 - 2:50 pm

New Physique 57 DVDs Bring Luxury Fitness Home

Physique 57 is an exercise studio in New York City where people walk in with their too-many-donut butts and come out looking like Heidi Klum. No, seriously. Physique 57 has…

Leonora Epstein | August 5, 2009 - 6:20 pm

What’s The Deal With Probiotics And Weight Loss?

Everyone knows that there are good bacteria and bad bacteria. And we know that touching and ingesting yucky things is how we pick up most bad bacteria. But how exactly…

Annika Harris | August 5, 2009 - 12:59 pm
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