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6 Stay-Slim Tips for Going Out

It's totally possible to go to parties and celebrate special events without packing on pounds. Just use these simple strategies to enjoy yourself -- and indulge a little -- without worrying about weight gain.

By Regina Ragone

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While you're en route to your event, visualize how you will behave. For example, picture a tray of fattening hors d'oeuvres and see yourself passing them by. Concentrate on how good you'll feel afterward if you don't pig out.

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