Battling the bulge Nathalie Santuccio September 19, 2002 Ladies, are those jeans feeling a little snug? Lately, has it been getting harder and harder to button those pants as well as sit comfortably in them? If so, you may be a victim. So what is it that has made you a target? Well, if you don't know, I'd better inform you now before the situation gets any worse.