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Defining the new male ideal

March 24, 2012


By Ashley Strickland, Special to CNNMarch 24, 2012 Personal trainer Drew Manning went from being ideal to overweight for his “Fit 2 Fat 2 Fit” campaign (CNN) — Drew Manning thought he had the body of the ideal man: 6 feet 2 inches of tanned musculature, sculpted arms and washboard abs that narrowed to a […]

Women plan protest against diet industry outside parliament

January 16, 2012


Protesters say weightloss companies wreak havoc with appetites and rely on dieters’ repeated failures to make money Sophie Atherton and Rebecca, Sunday 15 January 2012 The Endangered Bodies protest group highlighted research saying 95% of dieters regain the weight or end up heavier. Photograph: Image Source/Alamy Women who say they have been failed by […]