Alec Baldwin showed off his new son Leonardo with wife Hilaria Baldwin, and his maintained 35-pound weight loss. Baldwin credits a sugarfree diet and his wife Hilaria's yoga and good example for his extreme makeover. As for Hilaria, folks wonder if she will drop baby fat as fast as she did with son Rafael. Mrs. Baldwin shed an eye-popping 18 pounds in just 10 weeks postpartum with baby number 2. Here's more on the Baldwins' healthy lifestyle regimen. Alec Baldwin weight loss still wows as he and wife Hilaria Baldwin welcome baby Leonardo
When first lady Michelle #Obama spoke to Ellen DeGeneres recently, she appeared to have lost weight. In fact, she seems to have gotten steadily thinner since the first inauguration of President Barack Obama in 2008. Did she heed the advice of Dr. Keith Albow who in 2014 famously suggested she shed a few pounds? He claimed the first lady's "Let's Move" and healthy school lunches initiative would seem less hypocritical if she wasn't overweight. Mrs. Obama, who advocates cleaning up kids' diets, has shared some rather shocking weight loss ideas of her own. Michelle Obama surprising weight loss tips: FLOTUS says health not weight trump obesity
Comedian #Chevy Chase went back to rehab for "tune-up" work on his alcohol addiction. The "Community" actor is still showing signs of morbid obesity that shocked everyone at the SNL 40 reunion in 2015. His weight gain (or bloating as it appeared) was so startling that one doctor suggested Chase was on steroids or had Cushing syndrome. His extreme obesity in connection to booze prompts a discussion substance abuse, recovery, and weight loss. Chevy Chase goes back to rehab for 'tune-up'--Obesity down to drugs, alcohol addiction?
In on-going Kardashian tabloid wars, Khloe Kardashian is grabbing headlines again. Not to let brother Rob Kardashian and pregnant girlfriend Blac Chyna or naked-in-public Kim Kardashian get all the notice, Khloe bemoaned she's gaining back her 40-lb weight loss. At least that's what her caption "miss my in-shape body" on a throwback pic seemed to suggest. Was it just a ploy for attention or is she having trouble keeping weight off? For one who claims not to get on the scale she sure knows her weight pretty well. And that brings up another question about how much of her painstakingly well-documented "Revenge Body" transformation is down to plastic surgery? Khloe Kardashian weight gain worry: was 40-lb weight loss from diet or plastic surgery?
Abby Lee Miller might be the most controversial reality TV star ever. Every episode of Lifetime network's "Dance Moms" ends in tears, tantrums, or some kind of drama with the bombastic dance coach. But love her or hate her, there's no denying Miller's massive weight loss. When you hear how Abby Lee Miller lost weight without drugs, surgery, diet, or even exercise, you might be jealous. The real story of the "Dance Moms" coach's weight loss isn't one to envy, however. 'Dance Moms' Abby Lee Miller weight loss shocker: no drugs, surgery, diet, exercise
Lindsay Lohan shocked fans announcing that she's pregnant. Her dad confirms it, her friend denies it and Lindsay herself has been seen holiday smoking and drinking--things you obviously wouldn't and shouldn't do if you were pregnant. So either she's pregnant and taking and awful risk or lying for attention. Either way, this weird pregnancy reveal of Lohan's reveals even more emotional problems in the already pretty screwy "Mean Girls" star. LIndsay Lohan pregnancy: pal denies, dad affirms, 'pregnant' LiLo smokes and drinks
In 25 years as a mom, my best parenting advice centers on building family bonding activities. Connected parents and children means doing things together. It has little to do with money spent and much to do with togetherness. These relationship tips have seen us through adversity and kept us connected in strife. Life's getting more frenetic and disjointed daily. Parents and children, take time, now, to grow habits that will see your family through. You can read all the parenting advice you want, but it's those simple family bonding activities that will "happy" in family. Family bonding activities: Relationship tips for parents and children to bond | Examiner.com
May is Mental Health Month and important part of understanding mental health is understanding emotional and mental illness. That's what abnormal psychology studies. General psychology explores "normal" or standard development and behavior that works. Abnormal psychology explores behavior that doesn't work--emotional and mental illness, personality disorder, schizophrenia, dysfunctional behavior, addiction, child abuse, past trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) Literature based movies: Psychology, PTSD, abuse, mental illness, schizophrenia | Examiner.com
Sick of the stereotypical Valentines Day gifts of card, candy and flowers? Want to get your lady something really special? Here are distinctively different Valentines Day presents for women. These are presents to impress her plus win you brownie points for being cultured and creative. First, ditch mainstream stores, Go off the beaten path to local antiques stores, consignment shops, secondhand retailers, even Good Will. Seriously, you'll find distinctive Valentines Day gifts reasonably priced. Valentines Day gifts for women, distinctively different presents to impress | Examiner.com
Going into marriage, most people are ignorant, idealistic and ridiculously romantic. Some stay that way and that's what keeps those relationships strong. That youthful naivete glues relationships and so do these other relationship glue recipes, learned from epic fails, for Romance Awareness Month. Relationship glue recipes learned from epic fails for Romance Awareness Month | Examiner.com
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