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The Decision To Band or Sleeve!

Comparison Between Gastric Band and Gastric Sleeve Having made a life-changing decision to embark on weight loss treatment with bariatric surgery you need to consider your options as well as...


Can A High Protein Diet Improve Sleep?

Improve Your Sleep While You Lose weight On a High Protein Diet In a study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition overweight and obese adults who are losing...


It’s Official 27% Of Australians Are Obese!

Since 1975 The Global Obesity Rate has Increased Six Fold & 27% of Australians are Officially Obese An international study has been published showing the serious implications for cancer rates,...


Is Your Partner Making You Fat?

Partner's lifestyle has greater influence on obesity risk The lifestyle a person shares with their partner has a greater influence on their chances of becoming obese than their upbringing, research...


Can The Air We Breathe Make Us Obese?

Air pollution exposure increases obesity risk Laboratory rats who breathed Beijing's highly polluted air gained weight and experienced cardio-respiratory and metabolic dysfunctions after three to eight weeks of exposure. A...


Inactive Obese At Risk Of Heart Disease & Diabetes

Sedentary behaviour associated with poor cardiovascular health, diabetes in people with severe obesity Sedentary behaviour is associated with poor cardiovascular health and diabetes in adults with severe obesity, independent of...


Rising Threat of Type 2 Diabetes in Children

Obese Toddler Diagnosed With Lifestyle Related Diabetes   It is shocking to hear in the media today that our children, the future generation are at threat of developing what was...


Cancer Linked To Obesity

Dangers of Obesity and its link to Cancer For the purpose of reading this article, overweight is defined as having a body mass index (BMI) between 25 to 29.9 and...


Men Also Discriminated For Being Obese

In a recent study, researchers have discovered that men are as likely to experience discrimination while job hunting or shopping as women. The researchers focused on men due to the...