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Robbie Williams 'proud' to be new face of Weight Watchers

Robbie Williams 'proud' to be new face of Weight Watchers

Entertainment
Robbie Williams has been revealed as a brand ambassador for WW, formerly known as Weight Watchers, alongside Oprah Winfrey and Kate Hudson. The X Factor judge will use his personal weight journey to encourage others to be healthier in 2019.He is one of several ambassadors in the Every Body Matters campaign. Image: Robbie poked fun at his weight with his 2013 song No One Likes A Fat Pop Star Weight Watchers rebranded as WW, dropping the 'Weight' reference, in September and now aims to focus on wellness and health.Williams will be sharing his "wellness journey" on social media, using the hashtag #MyWhy.He said: "WW is the first programme that truly feels like it fits with my life."After my back injury last year, I defini...

Has Weight Watchers Stock Peaked?

Finance
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Weight Watchers International NYSE WTW may be the biggest turnaround story in the last few years In 2015 the stock traded below 4 per share as Weight Watchers cut its profit forecast 50 below analyst expectations and instituted an 100 million cost cutting plan In October Latest Articles in
Diabetes remission after weight loss linked to improved pancreatic cells

Diabetes remission after weight loss linked to improved pancreatic cells

Health
Aug. 2 (UPI) -- Researchers have figured out why some patients' type 2 diabetes goes into remission from aggressive weight loss -- improved functioning of pancreatic beta cells. Researchers at Newcastle University in England built on their Diabetes Remission Clinical Trial, in which 46 percent of individuals with the diabetes no longer were diabetic on year later if they underwent intensive weight loss. Their new findings, which were published Thursday in the journal Cell Metabolism, challenge the previous belief that beta-cell function is irreversibly lost in type 2 diabetes patients. "This observation carries potentially important implications for the initial clinical approach to management," senior author Dr. Roy Taylor of Newcastle University, who also oversaw the trial, said in a pre...
Disney star turned wild child Emma Ridley kickstarts weight loss journey for wedding no4

Disney star turned wild child Emma Ridley kickstarts weight loss journey for wedding no4

Entertainment
Before the internet, Insta and selfies, Britain had its very own Kim Kardashian socialite who ruled the roost in the 80s, 90s and noughties.Her name was Emma Ridley and she's still just as wild as ever.Squeezing her curves into a pair of bright pink leggings and plunging low-cut top, the 45-year-old Return to Oz star was spotted out in LA working up a sweat alongside her Belarusian trainer and Dancing with the Stars pro, Dzianis Marsian.The busty blonde looked hard at work as she was put through her paces for the gruelling workout in Studio City, just days after vowing to shed 30lbs after piling on the weight in recent years.Despite being renowned for her rebellious nature and partying ways – which saw her smoke marijuana at just 11-years-old and elope to Las Vegas at age 15 to marry...
This Is the 10-Day Cleanse Kim Kardashian Is Doing to Lose Weight for the Met Gala

This Is the 10-Day Cleanse Kim Kardashian Is Doing to Lose Weight for the Met Gala

Health
Kim Kardashian is going to be drinking a lot of smoothies over the next few days, as she gets ready for the Met Gala on May 7.Earlier this week on her app, the reality star wrote that she's doing the Sunfare Optimal Cleanse, a 10-day detox that involves a mix of pre-planned meals and shakes. "I have the Met Gala coming up and I've worked so hard working out, but I started eating a lot of sweets and I wanted to just change my food patterns to eat healthier and cut sugar out of my life as much as I can," she explained. "We always have sweets around and it's really hard when there are temptations everywhere."Sunfare doesn't provide nutritional information about its cleanse on its website. But at first glance, the plan looks ... kind of doable? Dishes like chicken primavera, Ita...