Archives

  • Weight Loss Study: Skip That Mid-Morning Snack!

    By Marjorie Cliff Picard ‘, showCounts: ‘top’, shortURLs: ‘never’, operationMode:’multiSelect’, userAction: act } If you’re trying to stick to a weight-loss program, grabbing that piece of fruit, toast, or even that cup of coffee at mid-morning can slow your progress. A recent study conducted by researchers at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has pointed […]

    Nov 30th, 2011 | Filed under Weight Loss
  • Ways to enjoy the holidays without weight gain

    OGDEN — The holiday season is upon us and with it comes an array of parties filled with cookies, candy, cake, pie, wine and … weight gain. During this time of year, many people resign themselves to the fact they’ll probably gain five to 10 pounds, but that doesn’t have to be the case. “You […]

    Nov 30th, 2011 | Filed under Weight Loss
  • Weight Loss for Athletes: Sports Nutrition and Fitness

    For some athletes, the time will come to lose weight or reduce body fat. Depending on the sport and what is required of you, then you may find yourself in this position. Sometimes weight loss is important for success in your required sport. Sometimes it is necessary in order to reach your maximum potential and […]

    Nov 30th, 2011 | Filed under Weight Loss
  • Jeremy Scott, Fashion’s Last Rebel

    Then a cowboy element appeared. A male model in green leather chaps and a jockstrap garnered an ovation. (It was unclear whether the cheering was directed at the outfit or how amply the young man filled it out.) At the end of the show, Mr. Scott didn’t just peek out from backstage to wave but […]

    Nov 30th, 2011 | Filed under Fashion
    Tags:
  • The Fashion Shows Must Go On

    By WSJ Staff Associated Press This afternoon, Italy’s fashion chamber, the Camera Nationale dell Moda Italiana, issued its latest proposal with regard to the Fashion Week Scheduling Scandal of 2011. The brouhaha, which bubbled up in early October, started when Italy  announced it would move up the dates of Milan Fashion week, overlapping with London […]

    Nov 30th, 2011 | Filed under Fashion
    Tags:
  • Christmas is back — see CBS’s ‘Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show’ and ‘Rudolph …

    Supermodels celebrate at the end of the annual “Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.” (Jeffrey R. Staab – CBS) Christmas is back! CBS has the proof. While financial navel-lint pickers prognosticate in re whether Black Friday and Cyber Monday’s sales increases are mere blips, the CBS Christmas indicator says strongly that the holiday is back, in all […]

    Nov 30th, 2011 | Filed under Fashion
    Tags:
  • Kelly Preston Calls Kirstie Alley’s Scientology-Friendly Weight Loss System …

    Losing baby weight is tough, especially when you’re nearing 50. Kelly Preston recently (and publicly) struggled with it–but she had a little help from her friends. Namely, the Church of Scientology and a  weight-loss system  called Organic Liaison, co-created by fellow church member Kirstie Alley. Preston recently People that the controversial supplement, diet, and exercise plan helped her […]

    Nov 30th, 2011 | Filed under Weight Loss
  • Breaking the Cycle: A Weight Loss Success Story

    PARSIPPANY, NJ, Nov 30, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — According to a recent study in the American Journal of Preventative Health, obesity is almost as much of a public health threat as smoking(i). Being overweight and concerned for your health can be hard at any age, but especially if you face the same health risks […]

    Nov 30th, 2011 | Filed under Weight Loss
  • Hopkins weight-loss study shows phone support as effective as face time

    Baltimore resident Doug Howard lost 100 pounds taking part in a Johns Hopkins study that could change the way people approach the daunting task of dropping pounds and keeping them off. For the two-year study, Howard, like other participants, was referred by his doctor. He then received coaching, both in person and over the phone. […]

    Nov 30th, 2011 | Filed under Weight Loss
  • Fashion photo airbrushing exposed by software

    In the latest development in the ongoing hue and cry over image retouching, researchers at Dartmouth have come up with a new tool that could enable you to see exactly how much airbrushing is going in most fashion ads and magazine spreads. Inspired by recent proposals in Europe that recommend mandatory labelling on ads and […]

    Nov 30th, 2011 | Filed under Fashion
    Tags:
Archive for November, 2011