Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 21:34
Research has shown how eating lots of meat, especially red meat, can cost our health dearly, giving rise to cardiovascular diseases, cancers, and of course the belly fat- our ever-increasing waistlines.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 14:04
In a setback to those who have switched to low-saturated fat diets for better heart health, a leading US cardiovascular research scientist has claimed diets low in saturated fat or based on Omega 6 fats do not curb heart disease risk or help you live longer.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 00:20
Obesity epidemic is slowly taking over the world. The fast paced lifestyle and careless way of living has further pushed up this epidemic. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that lack of physical inactivity and diets high in fats, salts and sugars has led to obesity and overweight is becoming "the new norm" throughout Europe.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 23:09
Aqualyx, a new treatment to help rid body fat, has come out -- Claiming to be an effective alternative to liposuction, the treatment involves injections that "break down cells that you then pass through urine".
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 18:59
Researchers from Uppsala University have shown that saturated fat builds more fat and less muscle than polyunsaturated fat.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 15:03
A new study reveals that “body shape index” is a more accurate predictor of mortality than “body mass index” (BMI).
Last Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014, 17:28
Every overweight person would agree that losing weight is an uphill battle and maintaining the weight loss is a completely different story.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 12:19
Researchers have said that they have discovered a biological switch that regulates a protein that causes fatty liver disease in mice.