Sunday, May 31, 2009

Poor Role Models

Good article from the NYT about how obsession over celebrities' weight just adds to the negative messages and psychological factors affecting weight loss:

Fashion & Style
Bingeing on Celebrity Weight Battles
Published: May 31, 2009
The dieting sagas of the stars might be more frustrating than inspiring to overweight women.

1 comment:

DC Food Blog said...

Once again, it's rarely about process and maintaining. I remember a People magazine story about celebrities who lose and some of the regular folks People profile who lost weight. My heart went out to all of them when I read stuff like "When I reached my goal I stuck the exercise equipment in the garage." Perhaps there's a blog you could read about lifelong habits?