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Jan 09, 2013, 08:05 ET

Older Generation Choose Drinking Over Waist Lines Shrinking

Only a third of 55-64 year olds would sacrifice booze in order to lose weight Research conducted by Slim.Fast, one of the UK's best-loved...

Jun 07, 2011, 08:15 ET

Slim-Fast® Continues to Rank Among Top Diets

Slim-Fast®, the weight loss program known for helping millions slim down quickly(1), has been ranked as one of the top three best commercial...

Apr 08, 2011, 08:00 ET

Slim-Fast® Launches Search for the "New Face of Slim-Fast®"

While some weight loss programs think celebrity success stories offer the best motivation, Slim-Fast® believes the true key to success is a...

Mar 10, 2011, 08:00 ET

Slim-Fast® Ties the Knot with Filene's Running of the Brides

Slim-Fast®, the brand known for helping millions of people slim down quickly, knows that there are many moments in life when looking your best...

Mar 01, 2011, 08:30 ET

New Survey Reveals the Outrageous Extremes Women Are Willing to Go in Order to Lose Weight and Keep it Off

With New Year's resolutions already a distant memory for many, Slim-Fast®, one of the most popular and clinically proven weight loss programs,...

Jan 06, 2009, 05:00 ET

Slim-Fast: An Effective Option to Help Cost-Conscious Americans Manage Their Weight

Don't let the declining economy derail your weight loss goals With the economy in a downward spiral, many Americans are alleviating stress by...

Jan 22, 2008, 00:00 ET

Statement from Slim-Fast

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a statement issued by Slim-Fast: Statement Although Slim-Fast was...

Dec 11, 2007, 00:00 ET

Supermodel Rachel Hunter Helps Over 300 People Find Their Slim

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- This past summer hundreds of women heard supermodel Rachel Hunter loud and clear: Find the...

Nov 14, 2007, 00:00 ET

Slim-Fast Celebrates 30 Years of Helping Consumers Take Off the Weight

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- This year marks the 30th Anniversary of Slim-Fast, the popular diet plan that helps consumers...

Aug 07, 2007, 01:00 ET

'I'm Too Big!' 78% of Women Say

NEW YORK, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- More than three-fourths of all women (78%) are larger than they want to be, with more than half (56%) wanting...

Jun 25, 2007, 01:00 ET

Supermodel Rachel Hunter Partners With Slim-Fast and iVillage to Promote Achievable, Healthy Weight Loss

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- First, Spain's Fashion Week banned models' sized zero to two from walking the runway during the...

May 22, 2007, 01:00 ET

Smart Snacking Helps Make Dieting Easier

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Many people blame between- meal urges for making it difficult to control their weight. The fact...

Jan 04, 2007, 00:00 ET

Americans Feel They're Starving Themselves While Dieting

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Jan. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, a survey from TSC, a division of Yankelovich reports that at any...

Oct 18, 2006, 01:00 ET

Slim-Fast(R) Launches New Product to Help Lactose-Intolerant and Gluten- Sensitive Dieters Achieve Their Weight-Loss Goals

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- It is estimated that 25% of the U.S. population suffers from lactose maldigestion, and according...

Sep 07, 2006, 01:00 ET

ABC Television Network and Slim-Fast Announce the Slim-Fast Dance Challenge on 'Dancing with the Stars'

NEW YORK and ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The celebrities who starred in the first two seasons of the hit ABC TV show,...

Aug 09, 2006, 01:00 ET

Weight Loss With Meal Replacements Is Effective at Reducing Arthritis Pain and Improving Physical Function In Older Obese Adults

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Losing weight with an intervention of a reduced-calorie diet that incorporates Slim-Fast(R) meal...

Aug 09, 2006, 01:00 ET

Leading Nutrition and Weight-Loss Experts Highlight Novel Approaches to Controlling Hunger

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Controlling hunger is a critical factor that can contribute to the prevention of weight gain and...

Apr 17, 2006, 01:00 ET

Survey: Most Americans Want to Drop Pounds to Look Better for Swimsuit Season

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- More than half of all Americans (56%) would like to lose a few pounds to look better this...

Feb 18, 2005, 00:00 ET

Women of Motorsports and Slim-Fast Launch Champions of Healthy Weight Program; Encourage Racing Fans and Others to Get On Track to Weight Loss Success This Racing Season

DAYTONA, Fla., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- What: Led by Ann Schrader, wife of NASCAR Nextel Cup driver Kenny Schrader...

Jan 19, 2005, 00:00 ET

Women's Auxiliary of Motorsports, an Official Charity of NASCAR, and Slim-Fast Team Up to Drive Weight Loss Success During the 2005 Racing Season

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- To drive awareness of convenient and affordable ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle, Slim-Fast and...