Weight Watchers


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Weight Watchers

Nutrition
A proprietary program for weight control based on sound principles of nutrition (i.e., eating healthy foods, rather than dietary fads), exercise and abundant group support.

Weight Watchers®

Nutrition A weight control program based on sound principles of nutrition–ie, eating 'healthy foods', spurning of diet fads, exercise, and group support. See Diet.
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ET, a trader sold 2,233 Weight Watchers put options with a $20 strike price expiring on Friday at the bid price of $1.
But it was Weight Watchers. Ladies and gentlemen, I'm now the ambassador for Weight Watchers."
Weight Watchers coach Ruth Kennedy says her members are very generous and were keen to support the project.
She was also on the cover of Weight Watchers' January magazine.
She won her second Diamond Award - celebrating her exceptional support for her members - and trained as a Weight Watchers coach following her own incredible weight loss.
"I am deeply committed to Weight Watchers and continue to see a bright future for the company," said Winfrey, who is continuing in her role as board member, adviser and spokesperson.
Weight Watchers also is working to remove artificial ingredients from its products and will offer free memberships to teens this summer, part of a bid capitalize on growing demand for weight-loss services.
Winfrey considered Weight Watchers as a lifestyle and planned to stick to it.
O'Neil reported on a racially and geographically diverse group of 563 overweight or obese adults with inadequately controlled type 2 diabetes who were randomized to the off-the-shelf commercial Weight Watchers program featuring regular community meetings and online tools enhanced with telephone and email consultation with a certified diabetes educator, or to a control group who got an initial face-to-face diabetes nutrition counseling visit with follow-up written information materials.
In the first week of January, I took a good look at myself and knew I had to go back to Weight Watchers. It had worked for me once before.
The thought of once again enjoying the pastime she loved, coupled with her pending retirement proved to be just the incentives for Maria to join up to Weight Watchers to shed the weight.