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Here’s link between weight loss, breast cancer in postmenopausal women

Women with weight loss greater than or equal to 5 per cent had a 12 per cent lower breast cancer risk.

09 Oct 2018 8:46 AM

Dieters lose 10 times more weight by simply imagining themsleves slimmer, says study

Researchers found simply imaging yourself as being slimmer can be enough to help dieters achieve their weight-loss goals.

29 Sep 2018 11:27 AM

Study suggests vitamin D supplements can aide weight loss in children

Foods which provide a lot of vitamin D may be effective against diabetes and hair loss while they also improve a person’s mood.

28 Sep 2018 5:01 PM

Diets rich in carbs can help shed those extra kilos

Complex carbohydrates are naturally rich in fiber - a nutrient found in plant foods that add bulk to the diet without adding extra calories.

25 Sep 2018 9:18 AM

A new procedure involving stitches in the stomach can help people lose weight

But people are also warned that overindulging can cause the delicate stitches to break.

24 Sep 2018 3:32 PM


Low-carb diet better when it includes more vegetables, nuts

Study linked low-carbohydrate diets to better success with short-term weight loss and improvements in risk factors for premature death.

20 Sep 2018 8:48 AM

Combat obesity with this effective treatment

Bariatric surgery is the most effective treatment for obesity.

17 Sep 2018 6:29 PM

Woman claims she lost weight by drinking urine and cured acne by rubbing it on her face

The practice isn’t new as it has been around for centuries and many even believe that it can reverse ageing.

09 Sep 2018 12:08 PM

Obesity can be prevented with help from Amazonian fruit

The researchers believe the anti-obesity effect of camu camu could be explained by an increase in resting metabolism.

31 Aug 2018 6:42 PM

Change your breakfast, dinner timings to reduce fat

Researchers found those who changed their mealtimes lost on average more than twice as much body fat.

30 Aug 2018 1:10 PM


Reduce belly fat with a heart-healthy diet

There has been growing concern about the health risks associated with abdominal obesity.

24 Aug 2018 1:38 PM

Losing weight could lower risk of secondary infertility

Secondary infertility is a common form of infertility that is not many are aware of.

20 Aug 2018 6:26 PM

Woman drinks stranger's breast milk to lose 12 kilos in 18 months

The nutrition filled milk helped her lose 12 kilos in 18 months as she also plans to drink her own milk when she becomes a mother.

19 Aug 2018 6:13 PM

Here’s an instant coffee that could help you lose three times more weight

Enjoying the brew could help you lose weight since it is packed full of fat-fighting compounds.

18 Aug 2018 10:21 AM

Join diet contest: Tonga PM urges Pacific leaders

According to World Health Organisation data released in 2015, nine of the 10 most obese nations in the world are in the Pacific.

16 Aug 2018 2:26 AM


10 foods to help you lose weight

Different food travel different metabolic pathways in human body and has different effects on hunger and number of calories one burns.

08 Aug 2018 1:38 PM

Serving food on smaller plates won't aid weight loss as people identify portion sizes

The notion is based on the Delbouef illusion which states that portions served on small plates appear larger to people.

02 Aug 2018 4:27 PM

Here are 3 steps to help lose weight fast

Without iron willpower, then hunger usually causes one to give up plans quickly. Here is simple 3-step plan to lose weight fast.

02 Aug 2018 2:55 PM

Drug obtained from chilli peppers could help lose weight

Developing the drug as a potent anti-obesity treatment shows promise as part of a robust strategy for helping people struggling with obesity

17 Jul 2018 2:14 PM

Testosterone therapy can prevent drastic weight loss in cancer patients

A new study's findings may help cancer patients increase quality of life.

15 Jul 2018 1:30 PM