Harriet Williams wants to show that having an ileostomy bag isn’t a burden (Picture: Mercury Press) Harriet Williams was diagnosed with an inflammatory bowel condition at the age of 14 which left her needing to go to the toilet more than 25 times a day. After eight agonising years, she […]

NEW YORK — The founder of biotech’s largest and most powerful hedge fund has for years perpetuated a toxic culture of sexual harassment, former employees told STAT, routinely subjecting young female assistants to pornography in the workplace, lewd jokes, and pervasive sexist comments. Five people who once worked at investing […]

MEDIA DRUM WORLD WEIGHT, WHAT? A dedicated dieter looks completely unrecognisable Sam High made a bid to change his life as he was battling depression, anxiety and low self-esteem. The determined dieter – who is now fundraising for excess skin removal surgery – has since managed to lose […]

An obese man who once tipped the scales at over 490 lbs (35 stone) after gorging on 10,000 calories a day has been left with mounds of excess skin after undergoing a remarkable weight loss. Sam High, 28, from Hatfield, Pennsylvania, has lost more than half his body weight, dropping to 200 […]

Weight loss is not easy. That’s obvious. However, many have successfully lost large amounts of weight and kept it off long term. These 10 people have shared what weight loss strategies had the biggest impact for them, and how you can use them too. Their weight loss before and after photos are […]

It was a nice, fall day here on Long Island, and it’s been a whirlwind! Granted, some of that whirlwind is on me — Thursdays are my lightest work day of the week, where I don’t have any obligations until noon. I usually sleep a little later than usual (7:30–8 AM), and […]

Today is World Obesity day, with the theme “Treat Obesity now and avoid the consequences later” but despite all the attention paid to cutting out the risk factors and nipping the dangers of sudden death that could result from it in the bud, a significant portion of the population is […]