Weight Loss

  • Sonakshi Sinha: Was a strong child, looks never mattered to me 04-04-2014 04:37 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha has unveiled the latest edition of Women's Health magazine, displaying her slender figure on its cover. The actress admits achieving the slim and trim look wasn't easy for somebody like her who hates the gym. The actress, whose weight has been the point of concern for...
  • Six-pack abs are not important, health is: Arjun Kapoor 31-03-2014 03:16 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor was almost 140 kg before he forayed into acting, but leading a "balanced" lifestyle helped him lose excess weight. He laments how fitness has become more about the number of pack of abs that one has. "It's unfortunate that now fitness has become about how many...
  • Haven't slimmed down in a jiffy, working out since November: Sonakshi Sinha 12-03-2014 04:19 PM

    Mumbai: Sonakshi Sinha, who flaunted her newly-acquired svelte figure at the Lakme Fashion Week summer-resort 2014 here, says her consistent workout regime has contributed to her fitter frame. Sonakshi looked resplendent in a midnight blue ensemble when she glided down the ramp for designer Manish Malhotra at the opening show...
  • Won't lose weight for role again, says Jared Leto 10-02-2014 08:18 AM

    Los Angeles: After following extreme diet for "Dallas Buyers Club", actor Jared Leto says he will never lose weight for a film role again. The 42-year-old admits that diet plan began to "take its toll" on his body after he shed pounds to play an AIDS victim and a drug...
  • The Weight Loss Club: The lives of the women of Nancy charted with gentle humour and a keen eye

    Women at work |  Nirupama Subramanian
    Novels about women and their lives, usually tend to be worthy tomes, the narratives laced with suffering and struggle. Most of the men are weak...

  • Web-based programmes for weight loss 29-04-2013 10:31 AM

    Washington: Web-based programmes are the new effective measures in weight loss and weight management, according to a study. Weight loss is a topic of concern for nearly 36 per cent of Americans who are considered obese. There are many barriers that can interfere with weight loss. For those attending face-to-face...
  • Woman tracks 43 diet plans to lose weight 09-01-2012 10:01 AM

    New Delhi: In an age where people tend to be judged for their looks and weight as well, how hard is it to be fat in India? How hard is to come back from what media professional Kalli Purie calls the dark zone? At the first glance, it's hard to...
  • Kim Kardashian plans to lose weight for wedding 22-06-2011 12:31 PM

    London: Socialite Kim Kardashian says she will start using a weight loss supplement in order to get in shape for her wedding. Kardashian - who will marry basketball star Kris Humphries later this summer - will be taking QuickTrim, the supplement that helped her shed 6.8 kg in the past,...
  • Good night's sleep can help reduce weight 30-03-2011 02:16 PM

    London: Struggling to shed those extra kilos? If yes, try to have a good night's sleep besides sticking to your diet and daily exercise, scientists suggest. Researchers have found that those who get between six and eight hours of sleep a night are twice as likely to reduce their desired...
  • Bring on the food, says Kareena's nutritionist 22-02-2011 05:08 PM

    New Delhi: Everytime you say no to calories, you say no to energy. Celebrity nutritionist and fitness trainer Rujuta Diwekar, who coached the likes of Kareena Kapoor into fabulous bodies is back with a new guide that shows women what and how to eat from puberty to marriage and from...
  • Diet programs may not help dodge disease risk 26-01-2011 05:37 PM

    New York: Losing weight is often touted as a way to improve health, but many weight-loss programs may not help stave off disease since people tend to gain the weight back, Australian researchers say. In a report in the International Journal of Obesity, they note the focus of such programs...
  • Friendly bugs to help you shed weight 17-01-2011 07:35 PM

    London: Food scientists have created friendly bugs that can help you shed pounds when added to yogurt. They found they could alter a gut bacteria to produce a type of molecule that has been shown to reduce levels of fat tissue in the body. The scientists from the Irish Agriculture...
  • Big breakfast means big weight gain: study 17-01-2011 04:04 PM

    London: Far from ensuring weight loss, a hearty breakfast could be a sure recipe for piling on the pounds, say researchers. The study, which contradicts the dieting mantra that a big breakfast takes the edge off appetite, found that those who gorge in the morning continue to eat heartily throughout...
  • Dieting at 28 key to successful slimming 06-01-2011 05:54 PM

    London: The key to successful slimming is to begin dieting at the age of 28. Women in the late 20s shed weight faster because they have more time and willpower than those of other ages, a survey said. Twenty-somethings are also more concerned about their weight and so remain focused...
  • Tea can prevent weight gain 20-12-2010 12:52 PM

    London: Taking tea may prevent weight gain caused by junk food, according to a new study. Researchers found regular consumption of tea also suppressed damaging changes in the blood linked to fatty foods that can lead to type-2 diabetes, reports dailymail.co.uk. They said the research on mice could signal another...
  • U S advisers back first new diet pill 08-12-2010 04:09 PM

    Silver Spring Maryland: The first new weight-loss pill in a decade moved closer to US approval on Tuesday, when a panel of expert advisers backed Orexigen Therapeutics's Contrave despite heart risk concerns. It was the third new weight-loss drug to come before U.S. regulators this year, the Food and Drug...
  • Watch: Battling weight loss 05-09-2009 05:39 PM

    People talk about their experiences with weight loss. ...
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    Here's the story of a girl who survived racial and sexual abuse. ...
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    Life is always throwing curve balls at us, but our reaction to them is what matters. ...
  • Surviving The City: Divorce not end of the world 27-06-2009 06:37 PM

    Marriages today are breaking up more than ever before. ...
  • Living It Up: He faced death and survived to tell the tale 20-06-2009 08:08 PM

    When life is no longer an act of living, then its time to re-look at options. ...
  • Mistaken Identity: Tariq Dar, who wasn't a terrorist 13-06-2009 05:08 PM

    The young Kashmiri Muslim boywas branded a terrorist. ...
  • Post Diwali lose those extra calories 29-10-2008 01:00 PM

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  • Writing, the new way to lose weight 02-10-2008 03:19 AM

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