Weight Loss

Top Cardiologist Says Contrave Drug Maker Misled Patients

Here’s a name you have to remember: Contrave. Contrave is the controversial diet drug that was approved last year under an American Food and Drug Administration (FDA) loophole that allows potentially dangerous drugs on the market before the clinical trials are completed. A top cardiologist recently blew the whistle on Orexigen — Contrave’s manufacturer — […]

Diet Fizzy Drinks Increase Our Belly Fat

If you still think that diet fizzy drinks are a healthier option than ordinary sugar-laden ones, think again. Not that anyone would blame you for being fooled into believing that this stuff can actually help you lose weight… it has ‘diet’ in its name, after all. Adding to the deception are industry funded studies taking […]

Obesity Research Funded By Junk Food Manufacturers

Coca Cola, Nestle and Mars… what do these companies have in common? Yes, they are all sugar-laden junk food manufacturers… but there’s one more thing… They have been funding some obesity experts’ research. In fact, a recent investigation by the British Medical Journal (BMJ) found one researcher’s clinical trial received nearly £200k from Coca-Cola. The […]

Binge-Eating Disorder: The Dawn Of A New Disease

A month ago I told you about a new mental health disorder, called binge-eating disorder (BED) and… Yep you guessed it… Elvanse, the newly approved drug that treats BED. That’s what I love about Big Pharma and its cronies. They invent a disease overnight and like magic they also have a drug ready to hand […]