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Can Losing Weight Really Slow Down Your Metabolism?

[brightcove:4802178616001 default] It’s true that losing weight can reduce the number of calories you burn, but I wouldn’t dwell on it. It’s tough to predict just how much your metabolism will drag and how long the slowdown will persist; the scientific research on the metabolic effects of weight loss is a little all over the place. Some studies have found that overweight or obese people who lose weight do suffer… Read More »

Dramatically Slimmed Down Mama June Tries On a Wedding Dress

This article originally appeared on People.com.  Though she’s not the one walking down the aisle this time, Mama June Shannon knows she’d make a beautiful bride. In an exclusive clip from Friday’s new episode of Mama June: From Not to Hot, Mama June is coerced by her daughters Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson, 11, and Lauryn “Pumpkin” Shannon, 17, to try on a wedding gown while at a bridal store.… Read More »