Obesity and being overweight are also issues that confront Hollywood celebrities. Being overweight is not just a matter of not being in top physical form. For famous actors and singers, it can even cause the loss of an acting job or a recording contract. Aside from a discussion about celebrity diets, the article also cites some of the reasons why these fads do not work for “regular” people. The article also presents alternative means to lose weight such as the use of a weight loss pill.