Weight Loss

Why The UK’s Obesity Rates Continue To Rise

We’ve been saying this for years: Fighting the UK’s obesity crisis by striking voluntary deals with Big Food and the fast-food industry to help promote healthy eating habits is delusional. However, while it may have taken some time, leading academics have recently spoken out against the UK government’s reluctance to tackle the country’s obesity crisis […]

Dark Chocolate Can Benefit Your Waistline And Mind

So far, studies have linked dark chocolate to a diverse range of benefits that include reducing the risk of heart disease and cancer, lowering blood pressure and improving blood flow; it also has mild anti-clotting effects that help prevent plaque formation in the arteries. That’s not all… Dark chocolate also provides polyphenols with high antioxidant […]

Obesity: Doomsday For ‘Fat Britain’ Closer Than We Thought

In 2007, the influential Foresight Report predicted that half the population of England could suffer from obesity by 2050. Seven years after the Foresight Report, data published in a new report, the State of the Nation’s Waistline, shows the 2007 predictions underestimated how fat Britain really is. The report, published by the National Obesity Forum, […]

Alli — Diet Pill Causes Organ Toxicity

“Would you rather be fat, or lose an arm?” That might sound a bit harsh. But that was one of the questions put to a group of 5-year-olds in a survey I saw a few years ago. Here’s the shocker… More than half said they would rather lose an arm. As it turns out, losing […]