Money talks – at least when dieters need to lose weight.
Having a heavy lunch and a light dinner may be the key to losing weight, according to new research.
A new study has found a surprising benefit of cheating on your partner: weight loss.
An old drug used to treat canker sores and asthma can help with weight loss and diabetes type-2, according to a new study.
Between the office, the commute, the Internet and the television, it is no surprise that our lives are more sedentary than ever before.
The timing of your meal is as important as what you are eating, says a new study. Researchers say that to efficiently lose weight, people must also consider the timing of their food intake and not just the calories they are consuming.
Botox injections do not help in weight loss, says a team of researchers from Mayo Clinic. Study authors add that people who wish to lose weight must not get these injections, as they might lead to certain side-effects.
Pomegranate has been hailed as a super fruit for years.
For all those who are worried about their weight loss when suffering from a gastrointestinal disorder, here’s news that may bring relief. Scientists have found that weight loss is actually a defense mechanism of the body to combat and remove the intestinal worms.
Controlling sugar intake reduces body weight and even if the amount of reduction is small during the weight loss regime, every single loss counts, say researchers.
For those who are always in search of new ways to reduce weight, here's a new one. Stand up for at least three hours at office every day. In a research carried out by Dr. John Buckley from the University of Chester, standing up for three hours at office every day will reduce up to 8lbs (3.6 kg) fat a year and consume 144 calories. Dr. Buckley is closely associated with England's chief medical officer as a member of a panel of experts who deal with obesity issues.
A pump-like device has been invented by the Segway maker to extract undigested food from the stomach to help people fight weight gain
A new study suggests that women who go under the knife for weight loss should wait a minimum of 12 months before trying for a baby. The study also suggests that they also need further advice and information on reproductive issues. The study looks in to details of safety, advantages and limitations of bariatric surgery and multidisciplinary management of patients before, during and after pregnancy, Medical Xpress reports.
For many years, quite a number of people make the same New Year resolution every year - to lose weight and exercise more often. While some of them do start exercising or following a strict regime, it doesn't really last for long. But why exactly do our resolutions to lose weight stay? "The first reason is a lot of these resolutions tend to be unrealistic," says Arya Sharma, a professor with the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and chair of obesity research and management at the University of Alberta.
A new study suggests that people who count calories while picking up their food are more likely to get help from menus that say how far you have to walk to burn off your favorite foods. According to the study, people are more likely to choose a healthier food items if the menu states how much it is going to take them to burn the calories contained in that particular food, instead of the label having only details on calorie intake or no nutritional information.