| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Kevin Wertman, Orlando
Height: 5 feet, 10 inches
Former weight: 295
Current weight: 192
Total lost: 103
When Kevin Wertman landed in the hospital 18 months ago, the 38-year-old got a double dose of bad news: He had pancreatitis and...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Cheryl Faulk, Orlando
Height: 5 feet 8 inches
Initial weight: 475
Pounds lost: 294
The words shot through her like a bullet. It was January of 2011, and Cheryl Faulk's 33-year-old son asked: "Are you trying to kill...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 1:09 PM
People who eat a vegetarian diet tend to have lower blood pressure than non-vegetarians, according to a new review of past studies.
Researchers said for some people, eating a vegetarian diet could be a good way to treat high blood pressure without...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 4:10 PM
March may come in like a lion and go out like a lamb, but you'll be too busy to notice if you spend your time with all of the great offerings for the month at Hall Memorial Library, 93 Main Street in Ellington.
We welcome a new business to the...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 5:05 AM
SEATTLE All you had to see were the faces of the coaches to know that one contestant had maybe gone too far in her quest to be this season's winner of "The Biggest Loser."
Bob Harper's slow claps and grim face. Jillian Michaels clearly mouthing "Oh, my...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 1:41 PM
"The Biggest Loser" producers and NBC issued a joint statement Thursday morning that addressed Rachel Frederickson's controversial weight loss at the finale by not addressing it at all:
"We support Rachel and all of the 'Biggest Loser' contestants who...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 6:04 AM
The executive director of the Eating Recovery Center of California, Jennifer Lombardi, says it was no surprise to her that a contestant on “The Biggest Loser” lost a shocking amount of weight – in this case, Rachel Frederickson dieting...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:10 AM
Most people lose weight during the week and gain weight on the weekends, a new study finds.
Yet, researchers say it's the weekday diets that are most important for maintaining a healthy weight.
The researchers at Cornell University looked at people'...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 2:16 PM
"The Biggest Loser" Season 15 winner Rachel Frederickson has heard your concerns, America, but she's not listening. And she's not answering questions about whether her weight loss went too far.
That's because she's absolutely thrilled that she managed...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Rachel and David in "The Biggest Loser" finale? Saw that one coming. But Bobby?!?!
Second chances, indeed.
Rachel was all but guaranteed to win the first-ever triathlon staged by the weight-loss reality show, given her strong swimming background....
| Jan 28, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Practicing yoga for at least three hours a week for three months reduced the fatigue and inflammation in breast cancer survivors, compared with survivors who did no yoga, researchers reported.
And the more yoga, the greater the change, the researchers,...