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Meteorologist Responds to Fat-Shaming Email: ‘If You Don’t Like Something on TV, Change the Channel’

Meteorologist Responds to Fat-Shaming Email: ‘If You Don’t Like Something on TV, Change the Channel’

Carrie Duncan, a meteorologist at local South Mississippi channel WLOX, is hitting back at a viewer who sent her a mean-spirited, body-shaming email. Duncan — who gave birth to a baby boy last
Drinking Coffee Can Help You Lose Weight

Drinking Coffee Can Help You Lose Weight

Good news coffee lovers — your daily indulgence can have some major positive effects on your health. Studies have shown that drinking coffee can lower risk of death as well as the risk of heart

Kerry Washington’s Go-to Pregnancy Workout Was ’70s-Style Water Aerobics: ‘It’s Harder Than You Think’

Kerry Washington swore by pool workouts when it came to staying in shape throughout her pregnancies. The mom to daughter Isabelle, 3, and son Caleb, 8 months, said on The Ellen DeGeneres Show that she
Aly Raisman Encourages Fans to Wear Whatever They Want: ‘Be Proud of Your Body’

Aly Raisman Encourages Fans to Wear Whatever They Want: ‘Be Proud of Your Body’

Aly Raisman is taking a moment to remind her fans that they should be confident in who they are and wear anything they want with pride. “Wear whatever makes you feel happy and confident,” Raisman, 23,
Ciara Reveals 20 Lbs. Weight Loss 4 Weeks After Giving Birth to Daughter Sienna

Ciara Reveals 20 Lbs. Weight Loss 4 Weeks After Giving Birth to Daughter Sienna

Four weeks after giving birth to daughter Sienna Princess, Ciara has seen the first of her pregnancy weight disappear. The singer, 31, shared her current weight by stepping on the scale and documented
Why Roxane Gay Turned to Overeating After Being Gang-Raped at Age 12

Why Roxane Gay Turned to Overeating After Being Gang-Raped at Age 12

Growing up in suburban Nebraska, Roxane Gay was a happy, straight-A student from a loving family. But at age 12, she was gang-raped by a boy she adored and a group of his friends — and her life was
Woman Who Lost 150 Lbs. Runs Naked 5k: I Went from Being ‘Disgusted with My Body’ to ‘Learning to Accept It’

Woman Who Lost 150 Lbs. Runs Naked 5k: I Went from Being ‘Disgusted with My Body’ to ‘Learning to Accept It’

Naomi Teeter remembers using eating as a way to cope with negative emotions as early as the third grade. “I started to sneak food to numb the feelings I had about my parents fighting, the

Tarek El Moussa Had a Testicular Implant Put in After One Was Removed Due to Cancer Diagnosis

Tarek El Moussa openly speaks about it now, but at the time of his testicular cancer diagnosis in 2013, the HGTV personality kept things very private. Four years ago, the Flip or Flop star was
Couple Who Lost a Combined 578 Lbs. on Finding Love: ‘It’s Such a Dream Come True’

Couple Who Lost a Combined 578 Lbs. on Finding Love: ‘It’s Such a Dream Come True’

First comes weight loss, then comes marriage! Ronnie and Andrea Brower — the couple who met at the gym where they lost a combined 578 lbs. — wed May 13, and are now experiencing the joys of newlywed
Playboy Recreates Iconic Covers with Playmates Now in Their 40s, 50s and 60s

Playboy Recreates Iconic Covers with Playmates Now in Their 40s, 50s and 60s

The models are back! Playboy invited seven models who previously graced the magazine’s cover to recreate their iconic photos from the 70s, 80s and 90s. Lisa Matthews, 47, who starred on the June 1991

This Woman’s Super-Fit Husband Helped Her Learn to Love Her Shape: He Has Loved ‘Every Roll and Every Stretch Mark’

Jasmine “Jazzy” Owens has only recently accepted her body, but she says her super-fit husband has loved it for a long time. “Over the years this man has loved every curve, every roll and every stretch
Mom-of-Two Loses 109 Lbs. by Using Exercise to Get Her Through Depression After Birth Complications

Mom-of-Two Loses 109 Lbs. by Using Exercise to Get Her Through Depression After Birth Complications

Brittany Greenslit had reached 236 lbs. by the time she was pregnant with her first child at age 21. “The weight gain was not the result of my pregnancy, actually,” she admits. “The weight gain was a
Hear from the Victim Who Was Photographed Nude by Former Playmate Dani Mathers

Hear from the Victim Who Was Photographed Nude by Former Playmate Dani Mathers

The 70-year-old victim who was photographed in the nude by former Playmate Dani Mathers is choosing to maintain her privacy, but her attorney, Mike Feuer, is speaking on her behalf, and says the
Roxane Gay on Being a ‘Fat’ Woman – and Reaching 577 lbs: ‘The Pain Can Be Unbearable’

Roxane Gay on Being a ‘Fat’ Woman – and Reaching 577 lbs: ‘The Pain Can Be Unbearable’

By the time Roxane Gay was a teenager, her once-lanky body had become something she barely recognized: fat. Overeating as a way to cope with the shame and trauma of being gang-raped at the age of 12

Woman Who Lost 70 Lbs. Says Having a Partner with Parkinson’s Inspired Her to Be Her Best Self

Marie Byrne used to deal with her unhappiness by eating. “I was an emotional eater — happy, sad or angry, I ate,” the Gloucester, U.K.-based nursery manager, 42, tells PEOPLE. “Plus, my husband at the

Padma Lakshmi Shows Off 'Rounder' and 'Thicker' Figure in Bikini During Top Chef Filming

The Top Chef diet looks good on Padma Lakshmi. As the host and judge of the Bravo show for 14 seasons, Lakshmi has previously told PEOPLE that all of those quickfire and elimination challenges add up
Khloé Kardashian’s Nutritionist Reveals Why She Eats 7 Meals a Day

Khloé Kardashian’s Nutritionist Reveals Why She Eats 7 Meals a Day

There’s no doubt Khloé Kardashian‘s “revenge body” is a result of hard work in the gym, but she also shows serious dedication in the kitchen as well. The reality star’s nutritionist, Dr. Philip
Transgender Principal Comes Out to His School to Be ‘My Most Authentic Self’

Transgender Principal Comes Out to His School to Be ‘My Most Authentic Self’

As his medical transition to male progressed, Asa Sevelius, a Boston-area school principal, could no longer hide the truth from his students. On Wednesday, he made the decision to come out as
Pregnant Transgender Man Feels ‘Profoundly Blessed’ to Expand His Family with His Partner

Pregnant Transgender Man Feels ‘Profoundly Blessed’ to Expand His Family with His Partner

As a transgender man, Trystan Reese feels “profoundly blessed” to be able to carry his first biological child with partner Biff Chaplow. Reese is 35 weeks pregnant, and says the experience “has been
Mom Goes from Weighing 425 Lbs. to Being an Avid Runner: ‘I Run to Respect My Body’

Mom Goes from Weighing 425 Lbs. to Being an Avid Runner: ‘I Run to Respect My Body’

Abby Lutz had been battling her weight for most of her life, but it got really out of control when she gained 200 lbs. while pregnant with her second daughter. “I had developed diabetes and high blood