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Honey Boo Boo Weight Intervention

Sometimes there are no words, yet there are so. many. words. It's hard to choose them. Why is this a story? Why is it relevant? Regardless of your feelings of Mama June's "parenting" for what it is -- or isn't -- (or why it is vastly different than yours or what you grew up with) this child is quite typical of an American Child. Maybe she's an American Child times twenty plus some considering her life has been under a media microscope since she was very small, and she has been brought up to act for the cameras. What we... Read more

HEYYYYY #RosieO'Donnell The View - Lap band is “antiquated” Band Bashing and Hating

Via - The View & Chris Christie in the news: The New Jersey Governor was recently seen at a GOP fundraiser showing off his 85 lb. weight loss from last year’s lap-band surgery. Whoopi said at first he said his weight was no one’s business. Nicollethinks if Chris Christie wants to run for President his health is everyone’s business as he has to have the stamina for the job. Nicolle is a big fan of Chris Christie and observed that even Republicans who don’t want him to become president should “want our field to be as populated as possible,... Read more

Read Gabourey Sidibe’s Wonderful Speech From the Ms. Foundation Gala

Read Gabourey Sidibe’s Wonderful Speech From the Ms. Foundation Gala. "How are you so confident?" "I'm an asshole!" Okay? It's my good time, and my good life, despite what you think of me. I live my life, because I dare. I dare to show up when everyone else might hide their faces and hide their bodies in shame. I show up because I'm an asshole, and I want to have a good time. And my mother and my father love me. They wanted the best life for me, and they didn't know how to verbalize it. And I get it.... Read more

This this this this this this this this this. I love this. I love you John Oliver. Watch. WATCH! "Dr. Oz is just a symptom of the problem." Yep. And yet YOU keep BUYING THE SHIT. Read more

Jillian Michaels: 'Biggest Loser' Winner Rachel Frederickson 'Lost Too Much Weight'

Jillian Michaels: 'Biggest Loser' Winner Rachel Frederickson 'Lost Too Much Weight'Related articles #thebiggestloser - Rachel at the Live Finale - Too far? A post for the WLS community. Lawsuit filed against Rachel Ray for weight loss show Read more

Miranda Lambert, you're not making friends with your target market (...Did You Notice That 70% of America is Overweight?!) with these ridiculous articles. Via Life & Style Magazine - The speculation all started when Miranda showed up at the AMA Awards showing off her extreme weight loss. She reportedly dropped 25 pounds from her 155-pound frame in a very short span of time, which led to rumors that she may have secretly gotten her stomach stapled. However, Life & Style’s report claims that Miranda is now firing back against the rumors, and claiming that neither plastic surgery nor a gastric... Read more

People Magazine - "Because of my line of work, the doctor specifically thinks this is the surgery best suited for me," he says. "With gastric bypass and other surgeries, there's some ingredients you can't eat because it will cause you to get sick. This procedure will allow me to still taste and try everything.” Not always, Graham. You shoulda coulda talked to some people first. Sleevers can dump! AND DUMP LIKE A FRIGGIN' TRUCK, DUDE Regardless, I am glad Graham is taking charge of his health and maybe he will take on a WLS Cookbook? Maybe? It could happen? I... Read more

CeeLo. Really? No, really? You eat flash-frozen diet-delivery food? Mr. Lo, you sir, are a multi-millionaire with access to personal chefs and high-end kitchens with additional access to likely The Best Healthcare in the World. I call bullshit. "You can change. You can change for the better. You can be a better version of yourself. I choose eDiets because it works." No, you just ripped off Weight Watchers slogan. This isn't about eating frozen food. Related articles People Magazine - Half Their Size - No Surgery! No Gimmicks - A Rant from a Bariatric Patient. Dieting can lead to food... Read more

Jessica Simpson has been very public about wanting to lose her pregnancy weight now that her baby is out in the world. And in her new Weight Watchers ad, she talks about the pressure to return to her slim, supermodel figure. (One would think the $4 million check she got from the company might alleviate some of that pressure). That the ad completely hides her body—to the point where WWTDD said they "can't tell if it's for a diet or a whitening toothpaste"—is a little weird, but can you blame her? The fat shaming she's getting in the YouTube comments... Read more

Hold the Press Releases, Suz! How do you go from not paying your taxes, failure to ship orders since 2011, closing your store, foreclosure, shutting down all communication to... THIS? You're quite a storyteller - teach us how to make it sound so much better! New York, NY (PRWEB) - Susan Maria Leach, the phenom that started a blog 10 years ago and has driven millions of dollars in revenue through a simple e-commerce site, tells all in her new edition. Over the past nine months competition has tried to beat her in business but she has dedicated her time... Read more

Jillian Michaels WLS is FLAT-OUT DANGEROUS.

“This is a really tricky question because there are a lot of people who feel that they couldn't have done it without these surgeries,” Jillian says. “But I couldn’t disagree more. I don’t want to take away from the fact that there are people who have lost a good amount of weight from these surgeries, but that said, if you’re somebody who’s on the fence about it, it’s dangerous. Flat-out dangerous. Completely, 100-percent dangerous.” Shit. I'm on that fence. WHAT DO I DO NOW?! Jillian. Must you say things like this? Related articles Carnie Wilson on her 2nd WLS -... Read more

"This is what success looks like." -Janet Jackson on nutrisystem Ms. Jackson if you're nasty? Not so much. Ms. Jackson if you're chubbylikeMM. Damn it if she doesn't persuade ME. Janet Jackson's Nutrisystem campaign Spoke To Me. Really. Example of a nutrisystem day How's the food? No, really, I am curious. Until I read this and started chanting, It's Not About Numbers, It's Not About Numbers... "At her heaviest, Jackson, who stands 5 feet, 4 inches tall, weighed 180 pounds." I assume THIS is "the highest" wrapped in a corset. *dance* WTFWHOCARES? Dance! Pfffft. Okay. I get it, because this... Read more

Star Jones' Decision to Undergo Gastric Bypass Surgery

Star Jones' Decision to Undergo Gastric Bypass Former co-host of The View Star Jones reveals how a close friend's intervention and the death of music legend Luther Vandross helped her decide to undergo gastric bypass surgery. Plus, Star reveals why she's thankful she took control of her health. Related articles Star Jones Returns to The View, Recalls 'Ugly' Departure ( Star Jones Returns to The View ( Star Jones Returns To The View To Set The Record Straight On Her Exit! ( Star Jones Admits to Being a Big Fat Liar [Video] ( Read more

Paula. Paula. Paula. Did you know that weight loss surgery, particularly the roux-en-y gastric bypass, is a widely-used treatment for Type II Diabetes? /end ad How did we not see this coming? The Associated Press- Celebrity chef and Food Network star Paula Deen is teaming with drug maker Novo Nordisk to launch a program that aims to help people live with Type 2 diabetes and promote a Novo diabetes drug. Deen, a paid spokeswoman for Novo Nordisk, says she was diagnosed three years ago, but kept quiet about her condition until she had advice to offer the public. "I wanted... Read more

This morning I saw Michael Jackson's daughter, Paris on an Ellen show clip, and just now I saw this, Janet Jackson, Michael's baby sister is now the face of the Nutrisystem diet. Its a Jackson mediapalooza lately -- Janet Jackson is bringing her weight loss to the limelight as the new face of Nutrisystem and a book chronicling her shifting weight journey over the years. In her new book, "True You: A Journey to Finding and Loving Yourself," 45-year-old Jackson explores weight loss and gain in a candid account using her own experiences. Well there's that, we know what happens... Read more

From HuffPo If for no other reason than we are celebrity weight loss photo whores. Wow. She's done it again. I didn't see this on TV, but was following keywords BACK from "kirstie alley weight loss surgery." She says - "I haven't had plastic surgery but here's the reason: People do plastic surgery to make you look younger," she said. "I don't think it makes you look younger. I like it can make you look weirder." Gossip? Read more

Aretha Franklin Gastric Bypass Complication Rumors and Video

I've been following this story loosely for months, because, OMG ARETHA! And, if it turns out she's been bypassed, I wanted to know! So? SO? Gossip is what it is! I love this woman! Sing with me! FoxNews - In an appearance on theWendy Williams show Wednesday, music legend Aretha Franklin revealed that she has shed a remarkable 85 pounds after deciding that she was But according to one expert, given her age and the amount of weight she has to lose, simple diet and exercise alone are not enough to have brought on such drastic results. Beverly Hills-based surgeon,... Read more

Weight Watchers Is Full Of Can't.

"Before Weight Watchers? My world was can't." BULLSHIT. J-Hud. (Please don't take it personal. And, I've said this on Facebook and Twitter already, when I first saw the commercials, because they made me SPIT FIRE.) You were NOT MORBIDLY OBESE. I bet you didn't have trouble tying your shoes or wiping your ass. Don't get me wrong. I completely understand losing weight. Obviously I do. However. You were beyond successful, amazing and beautiful before the Weight Watchers campaign. Jennifer, somehow, I am not seeing the Fail that this commercial is making you out to be: Jennifer - you are amazing... Read more

Minus Plus, exercise. (Uh-huh. Sure.) But, DAMN HE LOOKS GOOD! US - The Roseanne star estimated that he was "pushing 400" pounds at his heaviest. His battle of the bulge has been an annual ritual, he explained. "I'd lose 60 pounds every spring." His weakness: beer. "I got too fond of the corn and barley and just started missing it too much, and that screwed everything up. I just gained it all back and then some every year." Read more

Rumor has it. Mo'nique's Weight Loss Surgery!

Yes, I totally posted about "Mo'nique's Weight Loss WITHOUT Surgery" not too long ago, from my previous post: Because it's a title in the making. The overweight comedian has been known for her size, and now she's losing weight, OMG! Good for her. Source: “I was very comfortable at 262 pounds,” she says. “I’m in the bathroom mirror one day admiring 262. And Sid says to me when he comes out of the shower, ‘Mama, how much do you weigh?’ I said, ‘262.’ And he said, ‘Mmm.’” Mo’Nique says she knew something was coming next. “He said to me... Read more