Category Archives: Obesity

How Does Your Gut Affect Your Health?

The word bacteria normally has a negative association. Bacteria has become a generalised term we use…

How high BMI affects sleep, binge eating and night eating

Researchers evaluated the relationship between poor sleep quality and high body mass index (BMI), exploring whether…

National Diet and Nutrition Survey

 Comment:The National Diet and Nutrition Survey shows the food and nutrient consumption levels in the UK,…

Food Preferences Linked to Weight

 Comment:Diets between obese and non-obese patients differ with growing evidence that obesity can impact on how…

New Dietary Advice for Type 2 Diabetes? Nearly

  Comment:Scientists have come up with a new plan for managing type 2 diabetes. In a move…

Should Obesity be Considered a Disability?

  Comment: The European Court of Justice is going to rule on a case that would mean employers…

Men Need Humour and Busniess-like Approach for Weight-Loss

  Comment:Research carried out by the Universities of Aberdeen, Stirling and Bournemouth have recommended weight loss techniques…

Comment: BBC’s Sugar vs Fat programme. Some revolutionary findings.

Comments  The recent TV programme on BBC2 Sugar vs Fat featuring Dr Chris and Dr Xand Van…

The Death of BMI?

 Comment We covered BMI (body mass index) before in BMI Fixed?  However, the debate on how useful…

Comments on Lord Tebbit’s Attack on Obese People

  Lord Tebbit said in the House of Lords: “People ought to know that if they stuff…