Dieting To Lose Weight Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
2/28/2003
U.S. Seeks Tough Warning Labels for Ephedra

FDA wants word 'death' included; critics want ban

2/27/2003
Forget 'Fad' Diets, Physician Group Warns

Preventive medicine docs take aim at Atkins, other diets they term unhealthy

2/21/2003
Freshmen Feasts

Avoid gaining weight at college

2/14/2003
Light Sleeper, Heavy Gainer

Sleep deprivation encourages weight gain

2/12/2003
Want to Lose Weight? Beef Up

New study says more protein, fewer carbs will help and also keep your muscle mass

2/6/2003
Yo-Yo Dieting Tugs on Your Heart's Strings

Repeated rounds of weight gain and loss can lead to coronary damage

2/3/2003
Disputed Study Calls Ephedra Most Dangerous Herb

Poison reports find much higher risk; industry says it's 'garbage'

1/31/2003
High Fiber Fact

Fiber-rich foods aren't high in calories

1/21/2003
America's Plates Are Fuller Than Ever

Food portions have increased significantly since the 1970s

1/18/2003
Weighing In on Diet Plans

Low carb or high carb? Experts disagree

1/1/2003
Gain Sleep, Lose Weight for the New Year

Research shows poor slumber can add pounds

12/9/2002
Male Obesity More Risky Than Thought

But losing weight through dieting is not

12/6/2002
Watch for Portions out of Proportion

Study finds almost no one can resist big servings

11/27/2002
Holiday Bites

Tips to avoid overeating

11/19/2002
Study Supports a Steak and the Heart

Atkins-like diet may lower bad blood fats while dropping pounds

11/4/2002
Slim Dining

Eat right when you eat out

10/30/2002
False Ads for Fighting Fat

Beware grand claims for quick and easy weight loss.

10/29/2002
The Kate Moss Effect on Depression

Reading fashion magazines can give women the blues

10/27/2002
Praise the Lord and Pass the Broccoli

Pastors in minority churches are preaching good health

10/18/2002
Soy Beefs Up Vegetarian Diet

It's an inexpensive way to add protein to food

10/4/2002
Gaining Insight About Losing Weight

'Boomerang' pounds are a problem

8/30/2002
Keeping the Pressure Down

Losing weight and reducing salt intake helps seniors control high blood pressure

8/7/2002
A Body Blow to High-Protein Diets

They can lead to kidney stones and possibly bone loss, study finds

8/4/2002
Baby Boomers Need Help Beating the Bulge

Experts offer advice on losing weight

7/25/2002
In Search of Fen-Phen's Jekyll Without the Hyde

Scientists find pathways in how diet drug works

7/8/2002
Calorie Miscounts

It's common to underestimate

6/6/2002
When Food Becomes Fat

And why losing weight isn't so easy

4/18/2002
Start With the Heavy Foods

They'll help you eat less

3/18/2002
Diet Drug Caused Liver Disease

New study backs FDA warning about supplement that's now off the market

2/14/2002
How to Eat Right

Dietitians offer advice

1/30/2002
Frying? Try Olive Oil

It cuts the fat

12/21/2001
The Appetite to Exercise

Does working out induce you to eat more?

12/10/2001
Eating Too Much During the Holidays

Do you have the hunger to tame your appetite?

12/8/2001
Eat, Drink and Be Wary

Some tips to help you avoid packing on the holiday pounds

12/3/2001
Waist Not, Want Not

Obese are at major risk for heart disease

11/8/2001
Chicken Delights

Fried chicken isn't as bad as you'd think

10/15/2001
The Skinny on Calcium

Want to lose weight? It's cheesy

10/8/2001
High-Protein Diets Get Low Score

Plans don't keep weight off and may be dangerous, says heart association

10/4/2001
Herbal Diet Supplements May Cause Colitis

Case study points to ephedra as possible culprit

9/21/2001
Appetite Hormone Doesn't Aid Weight Loss

Leptin curbs desire to eat, but men don't shed pounds in new study

9/19/2001
Diet Drug Works Even If Not Taken Daily

Pounds shed even when Meridia is taken intermittently

9/11/2001
Obesity, Diabetes on the Rise

Preventive measures ignored, says study

9/10/2001
Ephedra Under Fire

Calling it dangerous, even lethal, group wants supplement banned

8/9/2001
Lifestyle Changes Ward Off Type II Diabetes

Large U.S. clinical trial finds a little weight loss and exercise can cut your risk in half

5/29/2001
Better Fit Than Thin

Older people should weigh in on the side of caution, not slimness