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Wedding Diet

The Smother-In-Law: Standing Up for Your Health and Food Choices

Carlene Thomas R.D., L.D. | Posted 11.09.2013 | Weddings
Carlene Thomas R.D., L.D.

There are times we feel smothered by another person's food and health philosophy, or we may even be guilty of this ourselves. Marriage is about coming together with patience and love, but it should never mean feeling belittled for your health and positive body image efforts.

Should You Do a Wedding Juice Cleanse?

Carlene Thomas R.D., L.D. | Posted 09.29.2013 | Weddings
Carlene Thomas R.D., L.D.

Girl gets engaged. Girl goes on juice cleanse. It seems like these days the first piece of wedding wisdom given is related to weight loss. A popular question I've been asked by brides is "Should I do a wedding juice cleanse?". So I dug down and separated fact from fiction.

5 Beauty Secrets Every Bride Should Know About

Carlene Thomas R.D., L.D. | Posted 08.12.2013 | Weddings
Carlene Thomas R.D., L.D.

They are legit solutions that for some reason, are never shared with brides. From day one, my goal has been to make a confident, sexy bride who loves the way she looks and is crazy excited for her wedding. Who knew it started with breakfast?

From Fat to Hot Without Losing a Pound

Daylle Deanna Schwartz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Daylle Deanna Schwartz

As my weight increased a little, I stayed unhappily married, thinking I was too fat to be single. My wardrobe reflected my fat armor -- brightly colored clothes, often baggy. My extra pounds were all I saw in the mirror and I let it define me.

Lady Gaga, Naso-Gastric Tubes, and My Commitment

Shannon Cutts | Posted 06.30.2012 | Celebrity
Shannon Cutts

I have tried so hard to keep quiet in the recent spate of news headlines targeting the use of feeding tubes for pre-wedding diets, Lady Gaga's controv...

The K-E Diet: Weight Loss Lunacy

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 06.23.2012 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

What makes the K-E diet truly appalling is that it transforms a medical therapy into the indulgence of a short-term, short-sighted, vanity-driven whim. It opens up a whole new world of shockingly bad ideas.

Why The K-E Diet Doesn't Work

The Huffington Post | Meredith Melnick | Posted 04.19.2012 | Healthy Living

Since it was featured in a New York Times article last week, the K-E Diet (short for Ketogenic Enteral Nutrition) has been a source of curiosity. Do s...

You Told Us: How Far Is Too Far With Pre-Wedding Dieting?

Posted 04.16.2012 | Weddings

While pre-wedding diets may not be new to the wedding world, brides are now resorting to horrifyingly extreme measures to shed pounds quickly before t...