WEIGHT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WEIGHT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Tuesday on TV: Utahn confronts his weight and his abusive father on ‘Extreme Weight Loss’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58108994-63/weight-abc-espn-extreme.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58108994-63/weight-abc-espn-extreme.html.csp">Tuesday on TV: Utahn confronts his weight and his abusive father on ‘Extreme Weight Loss’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T13:06:02.139-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 01:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utahn Bruce Pitcher confronts his weight and the father who abused him on Extreme Weight Loss (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4). It’s an amazing two-hour show. Also tonight, Utahns Kaiulani Delgado and Roxanne Bodell set out to win Cake Boss: The Next Great Baker (10 p.m., TLC). Elsewhere on TV ... World Cup soccer: Italy vs. Uruguay (10 a.m., ESPN); Costa Rica vs. England (10 a.m., ESPN2); Columbia vs. Japan (2 p.m., ESPN); Greece vs. Ivory Coast (2 p..m,., ESPN2) America’s Got Talent (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58108994@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 13:06:02 MDT Utah man confronts his abusive father on ‘Extreme Weight Loss’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58074406-223/pitcher-weight-extreme-bruce.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58074406-223/pitcher-weight-extreme-bruce.html.csp">Utah man confronts his abusive father on ‘Extreme Weight Loss’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T15:22:00.314-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 03:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For Utahn Bruce Pitcher, going on “Extreme Weight Loss” was a life-changing experience. Not just because he lost a massive amount of weight, but because he confronted his troubled past and came out the other side feeling great. “Extreme Weight Loss” is different from shows like “The Biggest Loser.” It’s not a competition. It’s a documentary of a yearlong process of diet and exercise. And, in Pitcher’s case, of dealing with what he describes as childhood sexual abuse by his father. “It’s not just...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58074406@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:22:00 MDT Weight isn’t the real issue at play here http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58075325-223/weight-carolyn-dear-girlfriend.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58075325-223/weight-carolyn-dear-girlfriend.html.csp">Weight isn’t the real issue at play here</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-21T01:01:02.702-06:00">Updated Jun 21, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dear Carolyn • My girlfriend is overweight — more so since we started dating — and I’m becoming less attracted to her. I’m hesitant to discuss this with her because I don’t want to project my own insecurities or expectations on her. I used to be overweight but slimmed down because I don’t want to suffer the health problems that run in my family. She also seems to be insecure about her appearance, and I don’t want to aggravate that insecurity. She doesn’t like talking about emotional stuff, parti...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58075325@www.sltrib.com Sat, 21 Jun 2014 01:01:02 MDT DL JonRyheem Peoples looking for new home after BYU release http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58058789-65/peoples-byu-mendenhall-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58058789-65/peoples-byu-mendenhall-says.html.csp">DL JonRyheem Peoples looking for new home after BYU release</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T09:18:01.236-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 09:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Defensive lineman JonRyheem Peoples is candid about why he sought and received a release from BYU: head coach Bronco Mendenhall set goals, and he wasn’t able to meet them. Peoples hails from Rigby, Idaho, where he was ranked as the No. 4 in-state prospect by Scout.com. He redshirted in 2013, coming to BYU at 360 pounds after having been billed around 300 in high school. Peoples told The Tribune by phone Wednesday night that Mendenhall and he came to an agreement: He had to trim down to 310 with...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58058789@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:18:01 MDT 30 percent of world is now fat, no country immune http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58002471-68/percent-health-obesity-fat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58002471-68/percent-health-obesity-fat.html.csp">30 percent of world is now fat, no country immune</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARIA CHENG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T09:57:17.353-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 09:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Almost a third of the world is now fat, and no country has been able to curb obesity rates in the last three decades, according to a new global analysis. Researchers found more than 2 billion people worldwide are now overweight or obese. The highest rates were in the Middle East and North Africa, where nearly 60 percent of men and 65 percent of women are heavy. The U.S. has about 13 percent of the world’s fat population, a greater percentage than any other country. China and India combi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580024712014-05-29T09:57:17.353-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-29T09:57:17.353-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58002471@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 09:57:17 MDT