Tag Archives: Weight

‘Bonkers’ weight loss craze slammed

A new weight loss craze that promises people can melt their belly fat with hairdryers has been slammed by doctors. Recommended by the website Brightside, this bonkers weight loss technique involves pointing a scolding hot hairdryer at your stomach to “get rid of unnecessary liquid in the body” and encouraging you to sweat. In the… Read More »

Newborn’s ‘Microbiome’ Could Give Clues to Weight Later

FRIDAY, April 12, 2019 — A newborn’s first stool holds telltale clues about his risk for becoming an overweight 3-year-old, according to a European study. The clues come from the population of bacteria (microbiome) in the baby’s gut. Finnish researchers used genetic sequencing to analyze the first stool produced by 212 newborns and another sample… Read More »

Breakfast May Not Be So Important For Weight Loss, Another Study Hints

BreakfastForbes image The debate about breakfast’s role in health has become somewhat tedious in recent years. Researchers trying to determine whether it’s really the most important meal of the day have mostly found that it’s not—in fact, skipping the meal doesn’t seem to make a whole lot of difference, at least if weight loss is… Read More »