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Why The Biggest Loser Transformed was Doomed To Fail

Revamped! Revitalised! Transformed!

Gushing media releases and transparent name changes cannot hide the sad reality that a television show promising to change people’s lives is focussed more on achieving ratings success than the well-being of its contestants. 484 more words


Biggest Loser Contestant Under Fire For Not Being Heavy Enough

Great, The Biggest Loser is back on TV:  I love the show, it always gives me something to blog about (LOL).  However, I must say it did not watch the first episode last Wednesday night BUT I did read the controversy in the news the next day about the contestant who is apparently ‘too light’ to be on the show.   407 more words

Weight Loss

The Measure

I wanted to write a quick post mainly because The Biggest Loser kicks off tonight on Australian screens. If you’re not familiar with the show, a quick introduction: people apply/audition to be on the show based on their weight and wanting to change their lifestyle. 474 more words


This is MY YEAR

I’ve been working on the mummakate blog for over a year now and this is the most challenging thing I have written. For a while there I focused more on working on a baby so the blog took a bit of a back seat. 371 more words


'This Is Us' Star Chrissy Metz Said She'd Love To Do 'The Biggest Loser'

This Is Us star Chrissy Metz sat down with MarieClaire.com recently to talk weight loss. The actress revealed she’s an emotional eater who’s tried many diets and exercise plans in the past. 109 more words


Fat Shaming is Serious as a Heart Attack

To echo Chastain’s intro in her post on Dances with Fat, I take no pleasure in Bob Harper’s health problems. I’m glad he’s getting the care he needs, and hope he has a successful recovery. 34 more words

Bob Harper from "The Biggest Loser" Recovering From Heart Attack

Bob Harper, one of the trainers on “The Biggest Loser”, had a heart attack a few weeks ago while he was working out.

He’s only 51 and in great shape, but he says genetics are working against him, because his mother died of a heart attack. 138 more words