Category Archives: Obesity

Is food addiction a medical condition?

  Comment: The BBC reported that we need to be careful when labelling over-eating with food addiction. The Institute…

Why diets don’t work

  Comment: “I’m starting my diet on Monday!”That’s great, shame it’s likely to be abandoned by the weekend. Restrictive…

Insomnia and Weight Gain

   Comment: The University of California has found that lack of sleep and food cravings are linked. Insomnia…

Ban on sweets at supermarket checkouts

  Comment: The UK Government is being pressurised into banning sweets at supermarket checkouts to stop the obesity…

Worrying rise in sugary soft drinks consumption

  Comment: Referring to a recent study published by Credit Suisse in the US, we need to report…

Comment: TED Talk on the obesity crisis

  Comment. Peter Attia is a surgeon and has treated many patients suffering from cancer, diabetes and obesity.In…

Low inflammation and obesity

 Comment: New research published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism found that people with low…

Can one minute of exercise really make a difference?

  Comment: The myth that a prolonged exercise session burns calories is being turned over its head by…

Type of Weight Loss Matters

 Comment: New research suggests that it is not enough for the mother to be of a healthy…

Healthy Weight During Pregnancy is Essential

 Comment: Previous research has looked at how a pregnant mothers obesity can affect their child’s metabolism and…