GOOP founder Gwyneth Paltrow.
Celebrities are turning away from the fields that made them famous and becoming amateur experts.
Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver in New York.
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The celebrity chef is being accused of cultural appropriation over his latest product. But what is 'jerk' food and why the uproar?
Celebrity chef. Not a health professional.
Who is your preferred source of health advice? Gwyneth Paltrow? Pete Evans? Dr Google is new and improved and beats these guys hands down.
Taking a knee during the national anthem isn’t risk-free in the NFL.
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Americans enjoy a right to free speech, and some public figures really exercise that right. The Constitution might not protect them the way they think it does, though.
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and musician Demi Lovato.
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When a celebrity runs for president, do celebrity endorsements matter? A survey of likely voters shows how tricky it can be to mix celebrity and politics.
Oprah’s endorsement of Barack Obama in the 2008 presidential race was arguably the most successful celebrity endorsement in history.
Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have been endorsed by an army of celebrity supporters.
Clare Balding and Frankie Dettori take the challenge.
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Now that every celebrity under the sun and every Facebook user has posted a video of themselves getting wet, it appears we have reached peak ice bucket. A trend that started as a drive to raise awareness…
“If Scotland votes yes, it’ll be the end of the Hogwarts Express!”
Barely a day goes by when there’s not another famous face giving a nod or a headshake to independence. Most recently Daniel Radcliffe and veteran Scottish comic actor Stanley Baxter have both said no…
Fame at last for the cast of Geordie Shore.
The rise of social media over the past ten years has radically changed how we perceive “celebrities” and the corporate machine around them. While most of us understand what is meant by a “D-Lister”, complex…
Food products spruiking their nutritional content or featuring images of male sports stars were more attractive to children, the study found.
Boys are more likely to choose unhealthy foods with on-pack endorsements by sports stars than those without, a new study…
Can on-field adulation translate to off-field trustworthiness?
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Darren Lockyer knows a thing or two about conversions, having banged hundreds between the posts and over the crossbar during his rugby league career. He retired on a high in 2011, having captained the…
Kylie Minogue’s very public battle with breast cancer led to more women getting screened.
Celebrities can successfully help promote public health say experts, despite questions about the long-term benefit that might…