LISA Riley has wowed her supporters with her weight loss progress in recent years. But how did the former Emmerdale star lose 12 stone? By Ariane Sohrabi-Shiraz / Published 22nd May 2018 Lisa Riley recently took to her Instagram to reveal she is engaged to her “soul mate” Al.The TV personality has been a proud role model for plus-sized girls.But a few years ago Lisa decided to become healthier, and as a result started shedding the pounds.Lisa lost a whopping 12st in less than two years – but had to put in a lot of hard work to get there.In April she marked the one-year anniversary by having her excess skin removed in surgery. GETTY / ITV LISA RILEY WEIGHT LOSS: The former Emmerdale star shed 12st “Never for one single second did I think I would achieve the weight loss, body and mind changes I went through!” Lisa Riley At the time she said: “It’s a year ago today that I had my 2nd operation to complete my body and remove all the … [Read more...] about Lisa Riley weight loss: How did former Emmerdale star lose 12st in 18 months?
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I’m in Ibiza – an island renowned for round-the-clock partying – but as a grandmother in my late sixties, I’m not trying to recapture the clubbing days of my youth. Instead, I’m on a more serious (and desperate) mission – to transform my body.After having three children, I’ve only flirted with sport and exercise over the years and have developed a weakness for biscuits and wine. I need help to defy gravity, find my ‘lost’ core, and improve my stamina.My home for a week is The Body Camp, based in a large, luxury villa with panoramic sea views, near the town of San Josep and a stone’s throw from Las Salinas, one of the most spectacular beaches in the south of the island. It’s become a ‘go-to’ retreat for the celebrity fitness crowd.I’m wooed by its Instagram feed, packed with photos of glamorous fans, including TV’s Loose Women Nadia Sawalha and Linda Robson, as well as former Made In … [Read more...] about Knocking back shots and working up a sweat – how one granny transformed her body in Ibiza
The Russian meddling machine has been focusing on Italy in recent months, conducting a disinformation campaign on the migration situation in order to drum up support for radical parties ahead of the general elections scheduled for Sunday. According to an analysis of 1,055,774 posts from 98,191 social media profiles to which EL PAÍS has had access, a network of anti-immigration and anti-NGO activists has been sharing links of stories published mostly by Sputnik, a media organization owned by the Russian government and operating in Italian among other languages, in order to propagate a false image of Italy. In this scenario, the country has been invaded by refugees who are to blame for unemployment and inflation, in the midst of a crisis made only worse by the passive attitude of pro-European politicians; ultimately, the European Union itself is held up as a culprit. A few examples of stories run by Sputnik include: “In 2065, quota immigrants in Italy could exceed 40% of the … [Read more...] about How Russian networks worked to boost the far right in Italy
If the Welsh economy is to thrive then it needs a continuous flow of new businesses being established. And here we look at 30 promising start-ups , in a wide variety of sectors, with the ambition and drive to become the next big success stories in the Welsh economy. 1. Brushbox Brushbox is an oral hygiene subscription box that launched in January and was founded by former financial advisor Mike Donovan, from Cardiff. It is the UK’s first subscription box service that delivers toothbrushes and toothpaste to your door every other month, with prices starting from just £2.50 per month. The boxes include eco-friendly bamboo toothbrushes, two months’ supply of toothpaste and extras such as floss and mouthwash and has been created to help the nation take better care of their teeth. With Brushbox, Mike also intends to implement a change for future generations by making sure that people in deprived areas have access to replacement brushes, as well as those who subscribe to the … [Read more...] about 30 young Welsh firms aiming to make it big
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: A MAN who struggled with his “beer belly” actually had a 30lbs tumour in his stomach. By Christine Younan / Published 30th March 2018 LENOX HILL HOSPITAL STUBBORN FAT: Kevin Daly had a 30-pound tumour in his stomach which he thought was a beer belly Kevin Daly, from Hoboken, New Jersey, had been working hard for two years to shrink his belly.For months, doctors told the 63-year-old that it was nothing to worry about and that it was just visceral fat that comes with age.But it was only until recently that medics performed a CAT scan and told him that he had liposaracoma, a cancer that develops in the fat cells of a soft tissue. LENOX HILL HOSPITAL HEALTHY: He worked relentlessly to shift his weight “This was the biggest I have ever seen” Dr Julio Teixeria Dr Julio Teixeria, of Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan, said: “I have removed tumours that are large in size, but in my 30 years of experience, this was the … [Read more...] about Doctors stunned as man’s ‘beer belly’ turns out to be 30-POUND cancerous tumour