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UpdatePosted 02/24/2015 11:55AM

Here Comes Honey Boo Boo's Mama June Told 'It All Starts with You' in Daughter's Health Intervention (VIDEO)

Originally posted 02/24/2015 11:30AM

[YOUTUBE "IyxNU4Ukv6c"] In a health intervention courtesy of The Doctors, June Shannon (a.k.a. "Mama June") is told that her daughter Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson is "an obese 9-year-old."

Considering that Alana's favorite exercise is "belly flops," the medical show's experts fear the former Here Comes Honey Boo Boo star may not be shedding her extra weight anytime soon.

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Bryn Mawr College Accused of Fat-Shaming After Inviting Students with High BMI to Join Weight-Loss Program

Bryn Mawr College Accused of Fat-Shaming After Inviting Students with High BMI to Join Weight-Loss Program

Originally posted 02/02/2015 05:50PM

Bryn Mawr College is under fire for an email sent by the school's Health Center encouraging students with "elevated BMIs" to join a weight-loss program.

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Woman Intentionally Gains and Loses 42 Lbs. for Controversial TLC Documentary

Woman Intentionally Gains and Loses 42 Lbs. for Controversial TLC Documentary

Originally posted 01/04/2015 12:50PM

While plenty of people are trying to shed a few pounds, one woman purposely got chunky to prove a controversial point.

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Do These Dr. Oz-Approved Weight-Loss Supplements Really Work? | Dr. Oz

Do These Dr. Oz-Approved Weight-Loss Supplements Really Work?

Originally posted 06/20/2014 10:45AM

Dr. Mehmet Oz recently got a dose of tough medicine after being publicly reprimanded on Capitol Hill for spotlighting certain dietary supplements.

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