Navigation Links
Phylicia Rashad Reaches Weight Loss Goal; Loses 35 lbs
Date:8/17/2009

CARLSBAD, Calif., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ --Jenny Craig Inc., one of the nation's leading authorities on weight management, announced today that actress and current celebrity client and spokesperson Phylicia Rashad has reached her weight loss goal of 35 pounds in eight months.

(Photo:http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090818/NY62761 )

Walking up three flights of stairs and not being able to catch her breath was Phylicia's moment of truth that made her decide to take action. Success was achieved with the help of her Jenny Craig consultant who worked with Phylicia's busy schedule to design a personalized comprehensive nutrition and activity plan that worked for her. Each week, Phylicia met with her consultant to personalize her program, based on 1,200 calories a day and 30-45 minutes of activity up to four times a week, including a variety of Floor-Barre exercises, light strength training and the use of a recumbent bike.

Now, 35 pounds lighter, Rashad claims, "the most rewarding thing about reaching my goal weight is that I feel so much lighter. There's just an overall sense of well-being. And there's the increased energy as well too. It's nice to have people say you look nice. Who knew losing weight could be so much fun?"

Jenny Craig Sr. Director of Branding and Advertising, Steve Bellach, added, "We are so proud of Phylicia's success. As the public saw her journey unfold on television, Phylicia remarked that the one part of the Jenny Craig program she didn't think she needed, a personal consultant, turned out to be the key to her 35-lb weight loss success. Phylicia exemplifies what is achievable and for that reason, she is truly inspirational."

Rashad will reveal her new figure in a commercial titled, "Uphill Battle", set to air nationally on August 29, 2009.

About Jenny Craig

Jenny Craig offers a comprehensive Food-Body-Mind program designed to help clients manage their weight by creating a healthy relationship with food, building an active lifestyle and developing a balanced approach to living.

With its tailored YourStyle(R) program, Jenny Craig is committed to a personalized approach to weight loss by offering each client a one-on-one weekly consultation and a customized weight management plan designed to optimize individual success. With more than 80 delicious Jenny's Cuisine(TM) menu items, Jenny Craig's program is available in-centre and our at-home program, Jenny Direct(R).

Jenny Craig Inc., based in Carlsbad, CA, and owned by Nestle, is one of the world's largest weight management companies, with more than 700 company-owned and franchised Centres in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Puerto Rico.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Jenny Craig Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Phylicia Rashad Selected as New Spokesperson for Jenny Craig
2. Wound Management Technologies Reaches Agreement in Principle for Exclusive Distribution of CellerateRx(R) Products in Italy
3. VA Medical Imaging Reaches Record Level
4. Internationally Renowned Surgeon Reaches out to RNC, Hispanic Community
5. Income at Risk: Unemployment Reaches Nine-Month High for Those with Disabilities, Reports Allsup
6. DaVitas Award-Winning Training Program for New Teammates Reaches Milestone With 100th DaVita Academy in Baltimore, Maryland
7. Orange County Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon Reaches Out to Community with New Website
8. StemCyte, Inc. Reaches 1,000th Cord Blood Stem Cell Shipment for Transplant Milestone
9. Nursing Home Consumer, Workforce Satisfaction Reaches New Highs
10. HIMSS Electronic Health Record Association Reaches Out to Key Stakeholders on Meaningful Use of Certified EHRs
11. Health Savings Account Enrollment Reaches Eight Million
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/23/2017)... ... 23, 2017 , ... Better education to coaches and parents ... work today at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’ s ... to prospectively document the association between sports specialization and lower extremity injuries in ...
(Date:7/23/2017)... ... July 23, 2017 , ... “Squiggy’s Outdoor Adventure”: a turtle’s backyard ... the creation of published author, Paula Christian, a wife and mother to three amazing, ... family, who center their lives on God. She loves to tell stories to ...
(Date:7/21/2017)... ... , ... "As a doctor of lung medicine managing chest diseases for more ... said an inventor from Center Valley, Pa. "My idea is to improve the device ... the patent-pending PLEURAL SAFE-t-STAT CATHETER KIT to offer an efficient means of draining pleural ...
(Date:7/21/2017)... ... July 21, 2017 , ... The Karen Miller Agency, a ... in the greater Birmingham area, is joining the Chris Hammond Youth Foundation in ... the region. , The Chris Hammond Youth Foundation maintains athletic facilities in rural ...
(Date:7/21/2017)... ... July 21, 2017 , ... Bernard R. Bach, Jr., MD, orthopaedic surgeon at ... Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM) , received the 2017 Robert E. Leach Sports ... Toronto, Canada. This prestigious award is given annually to honor those who have made ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:7/10/2017)... medical equipment and supply demand is forecast to reach ... Equipment & Supplies: United States , a report ... demand for medical services – driven in large part ... gains in disposable personal income – will boost sales ... also drive sales as providers and patients seek the ...
(Date:7/6/2017)... July 6, 2017 ThriveRx, the nutrition division of Diplomat Specialty ... to thrive on nutrition support. To celebrate its anniversary, ThriveRx ... has a fresh new look with improved organization to create the best ... ... "We,ve made ...
(Date:7/1/2017)... Ind. , June 30, 2017 Zimmer Biomet ... quarter sales and earnings conference call will be broadcast live ... a.m. Eastern Time.  A news release detailing the quarterly results ... morning of the conference call. The live audio ... at http://investor.zimmerbiomet.com . It will be archived for replay ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: