9 Crazy Weight-Loss Scams People Fell For This Year

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The Federal Trade Commission is preparing for a New Year’s spike in weight-loss scams. This year’s highlights included a cream inspired by lobster hormones, and a magical pill that claimed to strip the calories from a plate of spaghetti. Lobster-inspired slimming creams. A magical powder you can sprinkle on food to help curb your appetite. […]


10+ Before-And-After Photos Of “Weight Loss” Reveal The Biggest Lie Behind Them

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Scrolling through Instagram could get pretty depressing when you start comparing yourselves to bikini models with perfect bodies. But now, bloggers and fitness models are proving that the pics we see online are not what we think – the models in the pics most likely look like that just 1% of the time. Show Full […]


It’s the side of extreme weight loss rarely seen, but that’s why it’s needed.


http://myannoyances.tumblr.com/post/113791621581/in-which-matt-shows-270-pounds-worth-of-excess Matt had lap-band surgery in 2009 at age 16. Here’s Matt at 16 years old and 497 pounds, versus today after his surgery at 22 years old and 220 pounds. Through the course of his weight-loss journey, Matt became passionate about promoting body positivity for people of all shapes and sizes. To stay motivated, […]


Indian Government Has Been Conducting Medical Testing On Young Girls Without Consent

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); When we visit the doctor, we trust that whatever is in a particular shot is what our physician says it is. And for the most part, that’s generally the case. Unfortunately, for those in third-world countries, the options for reliable and trustworthy healthcare are few and far between. Locals rely on […]


Continued trauma! Worst part of Roker, Lauer on-air prostate exams? [pic]

http://twitter.com/#!/redsteeze/status/398459981634498560 Oh how the nightmare continues! As Twitchy reported, Matt Lauer, Al Roker and the “Today” show traumatized the nation with the pair’s on-air prostate exams. Yes, they jumped the ass shark. The “Today” show upped the horror with pics like this: http://twitter.com/#!/TODAYshow/status/398428359480573952 Now, as people retweet the hurl-inducing photo, the trauma just won’t end. […]