American personal trainer, reality show personality, talk show host and entrepreneur from Los Angeles, California. Michaels is best known for her appearances on NBC’s The Biggest Loser and Losing It With Jillian. She is also known for her appearance on talk show The Doctors. Since appearing on The Doctors, she and the other co-hosts have all been nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Talk Show Host, as well as the show being nominated for Outstanding Informative Talk Show.
Michaels suffers from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), which she was diagnosed with as a child.Michaels is close to her mother, brother and younger sister.
Michaels has stated, “Let’s just say I believe in healthy love. If I fall in love with a woman, that’s awesome. If I fall in love with a man, that’s awesome. As long as you fall in love…it’s like organic food. I only eat healthy food, and I only want healthy love. She adopted a girl from Haiti in 2012 and has a son, born to Michaels’s lover Heidi Rhoades in 2012.