weight loss

‘Break Free’ with Bipasha for fitness


September 4th, 2012 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Bipasha Basu has zeroed in on the name of her second fitness DVD -- it is called "Break Free". The actress, who aims to ... Read more...

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Nicole Eggert engages in battle of the baby weight


August 1st, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nicole Eggert has been known to have the most enviable figure and this was evident from 1992 to 1994. Her body shape was inspiring to many ... Read more...

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Hitting the gym boosts your libido


June 27th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) Middle aged men who exercise get a boost to their sex drive, a higher sperm count and stronger erections, a study has found.Losing weight reduces the ... Read more...

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Simpson wants to lose 50 pounds in five months


June 24th, 2012 - 8:25 am ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS) Singer Jessica Simpson has a new mission - she wants to reduce 50 pounds, and get down to 130 pounds before year-end.The 31-year-old was seen arriving ... Read more...

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Alec Baldwin drops pants on TV show


June 22nd, 2012 - 2:26 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 22 (IANS) Actor Alec Baldwin indulged in a surprise striptease during an interview on "The Late Show With David Lettrman".With this act, he shifted attention away ... Read more...

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Human body needs fluid balance, not just water (Lead)


June 6th, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 6 (IANS) Drinking lots of water alone is not necessarily good or won't get you to lose weight. Fluid intake through other beverages can be equally beneficial, says ... Read more...

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Simpson signs $4mn deal with Weight Watchers


May 31st, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) Singer Jessica Simpson, who recently gave birth to her first child, has been roped in as the brand ambassador of Weight Watchers, a company that offers ... Read more...

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Chocolates may help you stay slim


March 27th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) People regularly eating chocolate tend to be thin, suggests a new study.The findings have been made from a study of nearly 1,000 people in the US ... Read more...

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China to check inferior food products


February 22nd, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 22 (IANS) China will tighten measures to stop the production of substandard health food products, authorities said."With inadequate control measures many substandard products exist in the health food ... Read more...

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Dawn French talks about weight loss on ‘This Morning’


February 8th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dawn French is speaking about her new weight. The comedienne told This Morning that since she shot the last series of Roger and Val Have Just Got ... Read more...

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James Corden’s weight loss:- 5 stones


January 27th, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor James Corden has showed his new figure after losing five stones of weight. He plans to return to the stage later this year and reports ... Read more...

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Jennifer Hudson turned down ‘Precious’


December 27th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Hudson, who recently shed 36 kg, turned down the title role in "Precious" because she was not interested to play an over-weight single mother.The ... Read more...

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Pen removed from woman’s tummy after 25 years


December 22nd, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 22 (IANS) An elderly woman in Britain had a pen stuck in her stomach for 25 years. The 76-year-old accidentally swallowed the felt-tip pen in the 1980s when ... Read more...

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Jackman’s weight-loss secret


November 30th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman's musical Broadway show is helping him shed a few pounds every night.The "X-Men" star is currently starring in his own musical, "Back ... Read more...

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Forgetting to eat can thin out Alzheimer’s victims


November 22nd, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 22 (IANS) Old people afflicted with the Alzheimer's may forget to eat and eventually lose weight, a new study reveals.Being fat in middle age could bring on ... Read more...

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Dr Oz: 7 Days to Boost Weight Loss & Cut Carb Cravings


October 11th, 2011 - 4:06 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On today's 'Dr Oz Show', the doctor, along with Personal Trainer and Transformation Specialist from the television show 'Extreme Makeover-Weight Loss Edition', Chris Powell tackled weight loss and ... Read more...

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Hudson launches weight-loss centre


September 29th, 2011 - 9:14 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 29 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Hudson, who became the face of Weight Watchers last year, has now opened her own weight-loss centre in her native Chicago.Hudson, who she ... Read more...

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Victoria on weight-loss regime


September 22nd, 2011 - 5:15 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 22 (IANS) Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham, who recently gave birth to her fourth child Harper Seven is walking seven miles a day to shed her baby weight."Her ... Read more...

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Pauline Quirke speaks about her weight loss


September 14th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Pauline Quirke has admitted that being overweight greatly affected her confidence levels. She subsequently tried to avoid award shows and photographers as much as she could. ... Read more...

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Socialising with friends can help you slim


September 7th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 7 (IANS) A busy social life with lots of friends could be helpful in being slimmer than spending hours on a treadmill, scientists have found.According to scientists, who ... Read more...

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Chaz Bono expects some weight loss to happen during ‘DWTS’ show


September 6th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chaz Bono is counting on his preparation towards the ABC hit show Dancing With The Stars to shed some weight. Chaz will be the partner of ... Read more...

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Jennifer Hudson achieves size zero


August 7th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Hudson, who recently shed 36 kg and went down a massive five dress sizes, has finally achieved a US size zero.On Friday's edition ... Read more...

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Smaller plates, bowls key to weight loss


August 7th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) You can shed unwanted pounds just by eating from smaller plates and bowls. "People don't think that something as simple as the size of a bowl ... Read more...

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Is Shane Warne addicted to diet shakes?


August 5th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
St Kilda footballer Steven Baker has spoken about the surprise weight loss of Shane Warne. The Spin King was recently spotted with a much slimmer figure compared to his shape about four ... Read more...

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Russell on weight loss spree


July 12th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) Actor Russell Crowe is trying to lose weight by following a tough diet and exercise regime."First ride in quite some time. Sore legs, sore ass, ... Read more...

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Inspiration behind Segel’s weight loss


June 26th, 2011 - 3:17 am ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) Actor Jason Segel was motivated to lose weight after his publicist secretly snapped unflattering photos of the star during one of his worst moments.The "Forgetting Sarah ... Read more...

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Alley offers organic weight loss programme


June 23rd, 2011 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) American actress Kirstie Alley has created an all-organic weight loss programme titled Organic Liaison.The former "Cheers" star lost 40.9 kg in a dramatic health overhaul and ... Read more...

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Ramdev being taken to Dehradun hospital (Second Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Haridwar, June 10 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev, whose fast against corruption entered its seventh day Friday, is being taken to Dehradun for a check-up after his health deteriorated, said ... Read more...

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Ramdev loses 1.5 kg, doctors say health deteriorating (Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Haridwar, June 10 (IANS) With Baba Ramdev's condition further deteriorating Friday, doctors monitoring him stated that his "weight loss" and "low pulse rate" were causing concern."Baba (Ramdev) has lost ... Read more...

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Ramdev’s health deteriorates


June 10th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Haridwar, June 10 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev's health deteriorated Friday as his fast against corruption continued for the seventh day, his doctors said."The team has observed his situation. He ... Read more...

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Lowering fat intake can prevent diabetes


May 23rd, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 23 (IANS) Lower fat or carbohydrate intake can stave off diabetes, even without weight loss, new research says.In this study, 69 people were placed on diets with modest ... Read more...

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Cameron Diaz to play fitness instructor?


May 7th, 2011 - 4:03 am ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) Actress Cameron Diaz is reportedly in talks to play a fitness instructor in new movie "What to Expect When You're Expecting".Diaz may play the role ... Read more...

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Pistachios, not pretzels, are weight-loss snack!


May 4th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 04 (ANI): Nutrition researchers at UCLA have indicated that choosing to snack on pistachios rather than pretzels as part of a healthy diet not only supports your body mass index ... Read more...

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Jill Scott looks to porn star for weight-loss motivation!


April 21st, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 21 (ANI): Grammy-winning singer and actress Jill Scott has revealed that she was motivated to lose 60 pounds so she could dress like a porn star."I'm just trying ... Read more...

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Diet and exercise ‘more effective for weight loss when combined’


April 15th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 15 (ANI): A new study has found that diet and exercise are most effective for weight loss when done together as compared to either strategy alone.The majority of women ... Read more...

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