Sunday, October 30, 2011

Fat burners and 'chilli' pills – but do diet drugs work?

Fat burners and 'chilli' pills – but do diet drugs work?
Daily Mail
By Angela Epstein To anyone who has ever been on a diet, it is a most beguiling idea: a pill to help you lose weight. Sales of over-the-counter slimming products are soaring but can they really make a difference for Britain's 13 million dieters? ...
Fashion returns to minimalism, less is more again
Daily News & Analysis
The last fashion week gave a peek into that very return to the world of minimalism. Designer Wendell Rodricks feels that minimalism is not just a passing trend but something that is here to stay. “ People are over and done with the highly done up OTT...
Marathon Training Nutrition and Diet Mistakes
Yahoo! Sports
Contributor Network 10 hours, 54 minutes ago Diet and nutrition are a very important part of marathon training. You are about to embark upon an amazing journey. 26.2 miles is quite a feat and it will be a physically and emotionally draining experience ...
By Jon Coates YOUNG children are drinking large amounts of alcohol, skipping meals to lose weight and not getting enough sleep to stay alert at school. This shocking indictment on the state of Britain's youth was uncovered in three Government reports, ...
Escape the diet trap
Malta Independent Online
For reasons that have nothing to do with gluttony or lack of self-control, eating a low-fat, calorie-restricted diet dooms most of us to weight loss failure.” The way out of this trap, Dr Briffa suggests, is, in essence, to eat a diet, which lowers ...
Hodgson dedicated to healthy diet
The Province
He's eating healthy, the Gary Roberts way. Roberts helps train Hodgson, a rookie with the Vancouver Canucks, as well has a host of other young players. "Eating the right way, and we're not talking leaner meat at Subway," said Hodgson. ...
'American Idol' runner-up Lauren Alaina reveals secret behind dramatic weight loss
Dishing about the steps she took to shed the extra fat from her now-glamorous body, Lauren Alaina said, "Changing my diet was the big thing. I had to learn correct portion control.” Lauren Alaina revealed her diet secrets admitting that she found a ...
No bread, pasta or sugar: Stone Age-style restaurant serves only food that was ...
Daily Mail
Sauvage, which is also the French word for 'savage' or 'wild,' is part of the Paleolithicdiet movement and claims to be first of its kind in Europe. That means serving only organic, unprocessed fruit and vegetables, meat, fish, eggs, nuts, seeds, ...
Whole foods to thrive
North Shore News
By Terry Peters, North Shore News October 30, 2011 2:06 AM Adding to the knowledge offered in his previous two books, Thrive Fitness and The Thrive Diet, Brendan Brazier looks even closer at the foods we eat. As an ultra-marathoner, Brazier proved that ...
Understanding food allergies, sensitivities and intolerances
When not following a gluten-free diet, there is damage to the intestinal lining. This creates a problem with the release of lactase, resulting in lactose intolerance. Once on a gluten-free diet, which allows normalization of the intestinal lining, ...
10 best foods to reduce cholesterol
Times of India
Beans: Excellent for the heart, ½ a cup of beans added in our diet (in the form of any dish or soup), helps in lowering cholesterol levels by 8%. You should try black, kidney, or pinto beans; each one of them supplies about one-third of your day's ...

Joanna Lumley diet: Actress skips breakfast and lunch to maintain her figure
Daily Mail
The actress, who became a pin-up after appearing in the TV programme The New Avengers in the 1970s, has told before how her strict vegetarian diet has helped her stay fit. She said in 2009: 'I'ma vegetarian and I long for people to eat less meat. ...
Does diet really matter in breast cancer?
They explained that breast cancer risk could be decreased by up to 38% through lifestyle factors including maintaining a healthy weight, exercising regularly, and eating a healthy diet. In fact, less than 10% of breast cancer appears to have a genetic ...
Study casts doubt on hot dogs' link to colon cancer
USA Today
Also, those women who were overweight or sedentary were more vulnerable to the cancer-causing effects of this diet. The researchers suggest that high levels of insulin may promote cell growth and multiplication. While the study found an association ...
Dieters regain weight after a year
Times of India
The study involved 50 overweight or obese adults, with a BMI of between 27 and 40, and an average weight of 95kg, who enrolled in a 10-week weight loss program using a very low energy diet. Levels of appetite-regulating hormones were measured at ...
Slow growth of prostate cancer cells by fish oil supplemented diet
Healthy Living
Professor William Aronson and his team from the University of California at Los Angeles, studied and showed that low-fat diet with fish oil... supplements can slow down the growth of prostate cancer. They made the discovery after testing prostate ...
Low-Fat, High-Fiber Diet Could Help Children Later In Life
Dr. Cutler
However, new research suggests that young people who eat a good diet may also maintain their general health once they reach adulthood. A team of scientists studied 230 women aged 25 to 29 years. All subjects were a part of the Dietary Intervention ...
Prince Harry's Greasy Diet Isn't Fit for a King
The Stir
Prince Harry's greasy, carb-heavy diet is comforting should we be looking for proof that the Royals aren't so very different than the rest of us. But for those of us who like to imagine princes, dukes, and duchesses feasting on luxurious foods, ...
The Minimalist: Free-Form Apple or Pear Tart
New York Times (blog)
By MARK BITTMAN I've said it before, and I'll say it again: I'm not wild about apple pie. If that makes me a bad American, so be it. Of all the ways you can combine cooked apples, butter, flour and so on, pie is not nearly the best. ...
In the raw
Ottawa Citizen
After years of suffering with various health issues, former supermodel Carol Alt embraced a raw fooddiet, writing two books on the subject. She tells Julie Beun her new skincare line, Raw Essentials, ensures a chemical-free existence, inside and out ...
Changing your diet could improve your heart (KNXV-TV)
One of the surest ways to improve heart health is by making small changes to yourdiet. Registered dietitian and chef, Michelle Dudash recommends adding more plant sterols to the diet to help lower cholesterol with nutrition. ...
University pushes plant-based diet
Accordingly, the WHO/FAO expert consultation report on diet, nutrition and prevention of chronic diseases, stated that the recommended intake should be a minimum 400 grams of fruits and vegetables per day (or 69 kg per year). ...
Does diet really matter in breast cancer? – The Chart - Blogs
By marycnnhealth
Every weekday, a CNNHealth expert doctor answers a viewer question. On Friday, it's Dr. Melina Jampolis, a physician nutrition specialist. Asked by Katherine in California Does diet really make a difference when it comes to breast cancer?
The Chart
Learning More About Balanced Diet
By Peter
Preparing For A Balanced Diet Can Be Effortless. Whip Up A Dish For Breakfast That Will Help You Get Energized Throughout The Day.
SF Connect
The basis for minimal carb diet plans
By sarina
Its philosophy of reducing down on lousy carbohydrates, lousy fats and lousy sugars has turned the entire world on its ear since it problems the age-old belief that low excess fat diet programs enable you to drop fat. But according to supporters ...
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What Composes A Balanced Diet
By Joe
Know The Right Proportions For A Balanced Diet. Prepare Healthful Dishes For Breakfast, Lunch, And Dinner And Maintain Balanced Diet In Every Meal.
The Kosher Way
The Prehistoric Diet Plan | The Dr. Oz Show
You've heard it before. The standard American diet is laden with too much saturated fat, sugar and processed foods filled with artificial ingredients. This kind of ...

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