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Thursday 27th October 2016

Weight Loss Articles


Do fitness trackers really aid weight loss?

21st September 2016

Research suggests wearing an activity device does not appear to promote weight loss.

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How much exercise is needed to lose weight?

7th July 2016

A study finds significant health benefits come from minimal exercise and more strenuous regimes.

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A pill for weight loss?

6th November 2015

Gastric balloon pill is being tested to help weight loss.

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Cut carbs to lose weight

30th October 2015

Study finds people who cut back on bread, pasta and potatoes lose more weight than those who cut back on butter and cheese.

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Can scientists 'switch off' hunger?

27th April 2015

Researchers have identified brain cells that cause hunger pangs.

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Hunt for effective weight loss drugs

10th March 2015

Experts say two promising approaches to find effective weight loss drugs have been presented, but have raised concerns about safety.

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Fat can be breathed out of body

17th December 2014

Scientists say fat can be breathed out as you lose weight.

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Diabetes risk reduced with weight loss surgery

3rd November 2014

Major study shows weight loss surgery dramatically reduces risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

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30 minute ice-pack could burn fat

10th October 2014

Scientists say ice-packs could help people lose weight.

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NHS to offer a million more people obesity surgery

11th July 2014

Weight loss surgery costs the NHS £6,000 per operation.

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