You Are Browsing ‘Weight Loss’ Category

by Kieran on Mar 29th 2011

If you want to increase your chances of losing weight, reduce your stress level and get adequate sleep. A new Kaiser Permanente study found that people trying to lose at least 10 pounds were more likely to reach that goal if they had lower stress levels and slept...

by Kieran on Feb 1st 2011

Are some children genetically tuned to be overweight, or is lifestyle to blame for childhood obesity? Check-ups of 1,003 Michigan 6th graders in a school-based health program showed children who are obese were more likely to consume school lunch instead of a packed...

by Kieran on Dec 21st 2010

Losing weight is at the top of many a New Year’s resolution list. In addition to maintaining a healthy diet and getting enough exercise, what else can one do to make sure those good intentions have a lasting impact throughout the year? Below are research-based...

by Kieran on Dec 9th 2010

Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital has announced that it will be the first hospital in the UK to offer the incisionless TOGA® Procedure for treatment of obesity commencing in January 2011. The TOGA Procedure has been used to treat over 450 patients worldwide –...

by Kieran on Oct 19th 2010

In the battle against obesity, new research has found that it may not be necessary to spend a lot on a weight loss program when cheaper, nonprofit alternatives may work just as well. Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus found those...

by Kieran on Oct 16th 2010

Research just released by the University of California, Davis and the National Center for Food Safety and Technology, Illinois Institute of Technology demonstrates that people can include potatoes in their diet and still lose weight. This research was presented...

by Kieran on Sep 13th 2010

Do you want to lose weight and love longer? Try Mediterranean diet plan. This special plan emphasizes the basics of eating healthy like eating lots of fish, vegetables, fruits and whole grains, and incorporates unconventional components such as olive oil and red...

by Kieran on Aug 27th 2010

I can’t believe that there are still so many out there who are still thinking that they can really slim down much faster by starving hard. Though it is indeed true that this might get you results initially, if you ask any doctor, they will really prevent...

by Kieran on Feb 24th 2009

Unfortunately another disrupted week in regards to outdoor exercising and my much needed bike riding. More rain and then my young son had a fall at the local shopping centre hurting his arm, which resulted in a mad dash to the emergency or casualty section of the...

by Kieran on Feb 23rd 2009

My next must have piece of equipment in my quest to lose weight (fat) is a quality Body fat Monitor. As we all know by now it is not so much our weight, but our body fat than can do the real damage and our goal is really to lose body fat not necessarily weight. So...