Loneliness ‘can cause weight gain`

Last Updated: Thursday, April 07, 2011, 12:15

People look for comfort food when they feel lonely or depressed and tend to put on weight.

Diet rich in vegetables, fruit ‘leads to less weight gain’

Last Updated: Saturday, May 21, 2011, 14:17

African American women who consumed a diet high in vegetables and fruit gained less weight over a 14-year, says a study.

Veggies, fruits lead to less weight gain

Last Updated: Thursday, May 26, 2011, 10:11

African American women who consumed a diet high in vegetables and fruit gained less weight over a 14-year period than those who consumed a diet high in red meat and fried foods.

Self-weighing curbs excess weight gain

Last Updated: Monday, June 06, 2011, 20:23

Preventing excess weight gain in pregnancy is essential to the health of all mothers.

Blame the potato chips for that extra pound

Last Updated: Thursday, June 23, 2011, 09:07

Potato chips were the biggest dietary offender.Eating more fruits and vegetables and other unprocessed foods led to less weight gain, probably because they are fiber-rich and make people feel fuller.

Drinking tea curbs weight gain

Last Updated: Thursday, July 28, 2011, 10:58

Want to shed those extra pounds but still eat your favourite junk foods? Well, drinking tea could be the solution.

Snacking not linked to weight gain

Last Updated: Saturday, September 24, 2011, 10:40

Consuming snacks cannot be blamed for the rise in obesity.

Onions, green tea tackle weight gain

Last Updated: Friday, October 21, 2011, 12:57

Onions, green tea and olive leaf extract can fight obesity.

Green tea helps fight against obesity

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 19, 2011, 09:50

Green tea may slow down weight gain and help fight against obesity.

Green tea may help fight against obesity

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 05, 2011, 11:01

Penn State food scientists have found that green tea may slow down weight gain and serve as another tool in the fight against obesity.