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'Biggest Loser': Who Got Kicked Out Of The Gym?

Posted 03.26.2012 | TV

In an episode of "The Biggest Loser" (Tue., 10 p.m. EST on NBC) jam-packed and shortened to one hour to make room for the "State of the Union Address,...

Iowa Police Officer Defeats Cancer, Starts Nonprofit

Ankeny Patch | Posted 01.20.2012 | Impact

Craig Phinney is a cop. He speaks with authority, people trust him. So, when Phinney gave himself an order — stop the pity party and defeat ca...

The Serious Health Perks Of Breakfast

Cheryl Forberg, RD | Posted 03.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Cheryl Forberg, RD

Aside from increasing mental and physical performance, a breakfast of champions can help you to achieve and maintain optimal weight and energy levels. Furthermore, what you put in your mouth (or don't) in the morning can also be indicative of your future health!

Open Letter From a Chef/Dietitian to Paula Deen

Cheryl Forberg, RD | Posted 03.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Cheryl Forberg, RD

Of course, there are cases of diabetes that need medication, but Paula, why don't we work together to show people that there are other ways to control it?

Two Go Home In Surprise Decision On 'Biggest Loser'

Posted 03.18.2012 | TV

Producers had a pretty intense week planned for the contestants on "The Biggest Loser" (Tue., 8 p.m. EST on NBC), with head-to-head face-offs on the s...

How to Break 10 New Year's Resolutions Immediately Solely by Watching TV

Hulu.com | Posted 03.13.2012 | TV
Hulu.com

Consider swapping your resolution this year to something that you know that you can stick to, something that you are hard-wired as a person living in the 21st century to be great at doing. This spring, watch a whole lot of TV.

'The Biggest Loser': A Crazy Gamble And Intense Elimination

Posted 03.12.2012 | TV

Only two weeks into "The Biggest Loser" (Tue., 8 p.m. EST on NBC), and it's easy to forget that these two teams are made up of people who originally c...

Sheryl's Shenanigans Disrupt 'Talk' Workout Session

Posted 01.08.2012 | TV

On a mission to help people improve their lives in the new year, "The Talk" (weekdays on CBS) wrapped up its week-long "Redo U" series with a home wor...

Why I'm Wearing Shorts This Winter

Nikki Stone | Posted 03.07.2012 | Women
Nikki Stone

I could only imagine how this woman has become an enormous role model for endless young girls -- and boys for that matter -- in Mali. My short time with her energized and empowered me.

'Biggest Loser': Broken Couples, No Excuses

Posted 03.04.2012 | TV

It may seem like they just crowned their last winner, but it's already time for a new season of "The Biggest Loser." The theme this time around is "No...

Reality TV Shows That Need To Slow Down

The Huffington Post | Maggie Furlong | Posted 01.03.2012 | TV

There's no such thing as too much of a good thing. But when it comes to reality TV, we feel we've been served an excessive amount of some very aver...

NBC Giving Season Pass Online

The Hollywood Reporter | Posted 12.19.2011 | TV

NBC has an early holiday present for those who may have not caught up with some of its new and returning series or want to re-watch them for free. ...

Santa Joins 'The Biggest Loser'

Posted 01.03.2012 | TV

A new twist is in store for fans of "The Biggest Loser" when the show comes back for Season 13. The pairs participating in the new season will compete...

'Biggest Loser' Champ Plans Marathon Victory Lap

Posted 12.14.2011 | TV

John Rhode was crowned the winner of Season 12 of "The Biggest Loser" on Tuesday night, and on Wednesday he hit the daytime TV circuit to reflect on h...

Who Is The New 'Biggest Loser'?

Posted 12.14.2011 | TV

"The Biggest Loser" Season 12 came to a conclusion last night with a nail-biting live weigh-in. Last week's grueling desert marathon whittled the con...

How To Get Back On Track After An Indulgent Long Weekend

Cheryl Forberg, RD | Posted 01.29.2012 | Healthy Living
Cheryl Forberg, RD

Overdo the holiday? Don't wait until January 1 to get back on track -- climb back on the wagon today! It's so easy to let one holiday derail you with a huge meal, a long weekend and not enough exercise.

Exercise: When Does It Become Too Much?

Maria Leone | Posted 01.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Maria Leone

There are many physical, emotional and I would even dare say, spiritual benefits to exercising. Yet, the one that motivates people to begin a program is still typically weight loss. The message pushed by the media and the fitness industry in general is "no pain, no gain."

Stick To Your Healthy Diet With These Salad Bar Tips

Rehema Trimiew | Posted 11.23.2011 | Healthy Living

Devin Alexander, celebrity chef and author of "The Biggest Loser Cookbook," applauds our efforts to stay healthy by hitting up the salad bar instead o...

Anna Kournikova Leaving 'Biggest Loser'

Posted 08.01.2013 | Entertainment

One season on NBC's "The Biggest Loser" was enough for tennis pro Anna Kournikova. She announced she's leaving the fitness show and won't return for a...

Poverty Porn? 'Remake America' Serves Up Household Struggle As TV Fare

Peter S. Goodman | Posted 12.20.2011 | Business
Peter S. Goodman

As if we needed further proof that everything is now fair game for televised entertainment, two producers behind the wildly successful weight-loss reality show "The Biggest Loser" are creating a new series that will depict the lives of ordinary Americans struggling with the wreckage of the Great Recession.

How To Eat Like A 'Biggest Loser'

Cheryl Forberg, RD | Posted 12.05.2011 | Healthy Living
Cheryl Forberg, RD

The contestants on "The Biggest Loser" know -- or rather, come to find out -- that their weight-loss journey and the path to health is not a result of a "diet" or fad, but a medically sound lifestyle modification program that includes exercise and a sensible, healthy eating plan.

Dr. Conrad Murray is Coming! Run for Your Life !!!!

Tom Gregory | Posted 12.02.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Gregory

Seven weeks ago I started running. Well, jogging actually - the runners are everyone else that pass me at breakneck speed. My run is changing my lif...

5 Health Questions You're Too Embarrassed To Ask ... Answered

Cheryl Forberg, RD | Posted 11.01.2011 | Healthy Living
Cheryl Forberg, RD

At one point or another we've all suffered from an embarrassing health issue -- be it minor or a large nuisance that we just aren't comfortable talking about in public. People ask me health- and diet-related questions online everyday.

A Little Birdie Told Me

Nikki Stone | Posted 10.03.2011 | Sports
Nikki Stone

This week I wanted to share a story that once helped give me some comfort and guidance at a time when I needed it most.

My Hour As A 'Biggest Loser' Contestant

Sara Gaynes | Posted 10.03.2011 | Healthy Living
Sara Gaynes

I was lucky enough to get invited by new "Biggest Loser" trainer Brett Hoebel to ride alongside him in a new NYC-area spinning class called Flywheel, and I developed a deeper appreciation for the show's mission and the contestants' journeys.