Meet reviews how to improve dermatology laser treatments

A leading medical institution held a discussion here Sunday on how to improve laser procedures performed by dermatologists.

How brain stimulates body to burn 'bad' fat

A team of Australian researchers has uncovered the action of two naturally occurring hormones along with brain signals that assist in the shedding of excess fat.

New calorie counting app insults you into losing weight

A new 'talking' smartphone app shames you into counting calories and losing weight through hideous fullscreen ads and tweets.

Now, a desk that can help you lose weight

A new desk has recently been built that can tell people when to sit or stand, which can ultimately help in losing weight.

Weight-loss resolutions go for a toss after New Year begins

Resolutions to eat better and lose weight soon lose relevance as people end up buying the higher levels of junk food after the New Year begins, a study says.

Skip these 5 strategies to shed extra weight off your waist this year

There are 5 strategies that are actually bad for your New Year's resolution of losing weight, according to researchers.

Its Official! Men are better at dieting than women

A new study has found that men are better at dieting than women, as men lose weight faster and find it easier to keep off.

Family criticising your weight makes you add more pounds

Women whose loved ones are critical of their weight tend to put on even more pounds, a new study has found.

Family's criticism over weight makes women gain more pounds

 A new study claims that women whose loved ones criticize their weight tend to gain more pounds.

Check your weight once a week to lose fat!

It may seem a bit bizarre but researchers have found that how often you step on the scale to measure weight is linked to weight loss - the more is the frequency, the faster you slim down.

How to maintain weight after shedding the pounds revealed

A new research has revealed that the challenge of long-term weight control, which every individual going through weight loss faces, is because of different genetic, epigenetic and neuro-hormones in the bodies.

Increase in mindfulness will not make you slim: Study

Contrary to popular perception, increase in mindfulness - monitoring food intake, increasing physical activity and avoiding stress eating - may not help you shed those extra kilos, a new study suggests.

Weight-loss surgery may improve urinary problems

 A new research has shown that bariatric surgery, or the weight loss surgery may lessen the frequency and severity of lower urinary tract symptoms among obese people.

Angelina Jolie underwent shocking weight loss while filming 'Unbroken'
Angelina Jolie underwent shocking weight loss while filming 'Unbroken'

Angelina Jolie's 'Unbroken' co-star has revealed that the actress got notably "lanky" while directing her new WWII movie saying that she was not eating much.

Don't miss vitamin A after weight-loss surgery

People who have undergone bariatric surgery to shed weight should not miss on taking the prescribed supplements including Vitamin A to protect their eyes, says a study.

Ed Sheeran dances his way to weight loss
Ed Sheeran dances his way to weight loss

 Singer Ed Sheeran has lost weight and he credits dance classes for transforming his looks.

Know why running is good for health!

Running is one of the most effective form of exercise to get fit and stay in good health.  

Weight-loss surgery may help perk up kidney function too

A new study has claimed that weight loss surgery, not only helps shed those extra kilos, but it may also improve our kidney function.

Weight loss drugs could be counter-productive

Weight loss drugs and related weight loss remedies could be counter-productive as researchers, including an Indian-origin person, have found that those who believe in such remedies end up gaining more weight.

Fad diets may not have long term weight loss benefits

A new study has revealed that commercial diets can help weight loss in the short term, but keeping the weight off after the first year and the diet's impact on heart health are unclear.