Weight Watchers International Inc.

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2013

    Rich Food, Poor Food Authors on Choosing a Nutrient-Rich Diet and Avoiding Pitfalls at the Grocery Store

    I'm not much for diet books. I'm not much for diets, period. They're too often nonsensically restrictive and disappointingly uneducational. So you lost 10 pounds on the Atkins diet -- what did you learn from that other than how to avoid potatoes and Cinnabons? So you dropped a pant size on Weight W ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2012

    Discovery: Weight Watchers Wine

    When I wrote about five British foods and drink traditions I'd like to see more of in America, I did not include Weight Watchers wine, which I saw for the first time during a recent trip to London. I don't know if Weight Watchers wine is available in the U.S. as well, but the fact that it's so wid ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2012

    Chubster: Losing Weight the Hipster Way

    I was prepared to dislike Chubster the moment it landed on my desk. A hipster's guide to losing weight? While staying cool? Oh, fer Christ's sake. Hipsters -- like bacon -- are everywhere these days. Diet books are everywhere these days, too. 'Tis the season for New Year's resolutions and fatties e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2011

    Five Ways to Accommodate Houston's Population Growth

    Spacious, fixer upper available for immediate rental.​A¬†recent Rice University study¬†found that Houston is getting bigger and not just around the waistline. According to the study, H-Town was the fastest growing city in America over the last decade. Apparently, everything truly is bigger in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2010

    Recipe: Mom's Banana Bread

    ​This is Mom's banana bread, which she created when she was craving sweet things while on Weight Watchers. It has a nice, dark texture versus store-bought banana bread, and it keeps you fuller longer because of the extra fiber. The recipe, after the jump.

  • News

    February 19, 2009

    Calorie Restrictors Stay Hungry in Hopes of Living Longer

    An SMU biologist searches to unlock the secrets to the fountain of youth

  • Resolutions

    January 19, 2006
  • Calendar

    February 24, 2005
  • Resolutions

    January 20, 2005

    Think Thin

    Diet season is here -- which one will you choose?

  • News

    November 18, 2004

    Ground Zero

    Houston's been the No. 1 city in America in the obesity crisis. But hype doesn't mean help.

  • News

    January 2, 2003

    A Figure to Die For

    Community Health Systems cashed in big on the stomach stapling rage. It almost cost Kaye Parsley her life.

  • News

    September 9, 1999

    FAT! SO?

    Cathy Woods weighs 500 pounds, wears a 50DD bra and an XXXXXXL dress. She loves her body. And so does her man.

  • Culture

    June 30, 1994

    Daddy Dearest

    Lynn Redgrave comes both to praise her father, and to bury him

  • Culture

    June 2, 1994

    Cordelia Tells All

    Lynn Redgrave talks about the role of a lifetime

  • Dining

    March 31, 1994
  • Calendar

    December 23, 1993