More than half of dieters ignore standard recommendations of reducing their fat intake and increasing carbohydrate consumption, and still hope to lose weight.
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Diet and Weight Loss
Obsession with weight may not be tied to an eating disorder.
Most family diet studies have examined how adults influence children's eating habits, but few studies have considered how children or their habits may be associated with adults' food intake.
This study on diet and immune system may help explain the link between dietary fat consumption and inflammation and could be one of the critical links between metabolism and immune responses, says senior author Professor Charles Mackay, Director of Sydney's Garvan Institute's Immunology Program.
Red wine and red grapes contain a chemical, called resveratrol, that can offset some of the effects of gluttony, say researchers from the National Institute on Aging, Harvard Medical School, USA. Resveratrol does not seem to be able to get rid of the obesity, but it can lower glucose levels, help your liver and improve your heart.
Studies had already indicated that resveratrol slows down the aging process in some non-mammalian animals. In this study, the scientists wanted to see what the effects of resveratrol might be on mammals.
The Mediterranean Diet is not only good as a weight loss program, but also helps fighting and preventing disease such as Alzheimer's.
Americans are dieting online: seeking the tools, support and motivation of online communities to achieve weight loss goals.
The diet and weight loss event is designed to keep dieters motivated and bring inspiration to their weight loss experience.
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Mega brands maintain their strong grip on our diet because consumers, food companies, and supermarkets are intertwined in a symbiotic relationship that yields great benefits for all three.
Adolescents who diet and use unhealthy weight control behaviors are more likely to be overweight and put themselves at risk for eating disorders in the future.
Research, testing the effect of a diet low in total fat and high in fruits, vegetables and whole grains, showed that that diet had no statistically significant effect on rates of breast cancer, colon cancer, heart disease and stroke.
This new diet book from a respected physician gives readers clear and simple strategies for surviving (and enjoying) fast food and sidestepping the guilt.
Save the Children estimates that of the 19 million women worldwide living with HIV and AIDS, at least 90% are mothers: the vast majority of them are living without adequate care and treatment.
Both low fat and low carbohydrate diets appear to be effective for weight loss up to one year, but low carbohydrate diets may be linked to higher LDL.
Diets low in total fat consumption did not significantly reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in postmenopausal women.