Latest Richard Simmons Stories

2013-03-12 23:03:04

Internet Talk Show Host Kirsty Spraggon Introduces a Format of Healing through Sharing with guests including Marcia Cross, Richard Simmons and Stedman Graham Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 12, 2013 Kirsty TV will launch this week on http://www.KirstyTV.com. The former Australian real estate phenom turned online talk show host, moved to America one year ago to parlay the same skills that landed her in the top one percent of sales executive worldwide into a career that would help others find a...

2010-02-02 09:56:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Dr. Oz Show," the high octane, multi-topic hour-long series hosted by trusted health expert, best-selling author, and world-renowned cardiac surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz, will feature all-new, informative and thought-provoking episodes during February sweeps (check local listings for time and channel). Shows include an emotional intervention with Carnie Wilson; an eye-opening look at the threat of a medical terror attack; an entire hour dedicated to men and...

2008-12-22 10:20:26

U.S. fitness guru Richard Simmons is set to release his first new Sweatin' exercise video in 15 years, Time Life announced. In the late 1980s through early 1990s, Simmons developed the Sweatin' to the Oldies series, one of the best-selling fitness videos of all times, the company said. Simmons' new, 50-minute-long video, Supersweatin': Party Off the Pounds, is slated to go on sale Dec. 30. The new aerobic workout shows real people dancing to real music and having real fun and features hit...

2008-12-19 16:29:00

FAIRFAX, Va., Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Richard Simmons has been helping people lose weight and get healthy for thirty years with his unique enthusiasm, charm and encouragement. In the late '80s through early '90s, Richard developed the Sweatin' to the Oldies series, one of the best-selling fitness videos of all times. First New Sweatin' Release in 15 Years For fifteen years, fans have been clamoring for the next Sweatin' release. Finally it is here -- Supersweatin': Party Off The Pounds,...

2008-07-25 03:00:41

By Marc Wehrs, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 25--One described himself as an "ex-fatty kid from Louisiana who lived on bearnaise sauce" and didn't exercise -- at all -- until after college. The other didn't merely exercise, he was a star high school athlete and Harvard University quarterback. But Richard Simmons and U.S Rep. Ron Kind now have at least this much in common: They testified Thursday, along with 1987 Heisman Trophy winner Tim Brown, before the House Education and Labor...

2008-07-23 06:00:20

By Nanci Hellmich Fitness fireball Richard Simmons, 60, who has had people Sweatin' to the Oldies for years, will offer new ideas for pumping up physical education at a congressional hearing Thursday in Washington. "Some schools have 15 minutes two days a week for PE classes, and a lot of schools don't have recess," Simmons says. "When you take the physical activity and the recess away, these kids are just sitting in the classroom all day." He has talked to and surveyed parents,...

2006-04-15 12:49:31

By Jeffrey Jones BURAS, Louisiana (Reuters) - Seven months after Hurricane Katrina, Richard and Brenda Simmons still agonize over whether to rebuild their smashed two-story home in lower Plaquemines Parish on the southeastern tip of Louisiana. Their decision got harder this week after the U.S. government said it may not spend the hundreds of millions of dollars it would take to raise all the levees on the thin strip of land jutting into the Gulf of Mexico. Like many here, the...

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