Speculations are rife that once the Philippine version of sin tax law is implemented there will be a decrease in the consumption of alcohol and tobacco in the country.
In maintaining a healthy weight we are being told not to take more than 2,000 calories a day.
Scientific evidence confronts dieters, reducing calories alters your metabolism and brain, so your body hoards fat and your mind magnifies food cravings into an obsession.
Obesity rates have doubled worldwide in the past 30 years, coinciding with a growing food surplus, and the ensuing epidemic has sparked a multibillion dollar weight loss industry that has largely failed to curb the problem.
Detoxification or ‘detox’ diets may recommend consuming large amounts of fruits, vegetables and juices, and drinking large amounts of water, while avoiding caffeine, sugar and alcohol.
A group of researchers is using the monkeys to compare gastric bypass surgery with weight loss from forced dieting.
A research called ‘self-compassion’ suggests that accepting imperfections may be the first step toward better health.
Fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, legumes and grains are good sources of dietary fiber. It is the component of food that cannot be digested or broken down into energy.
The stress that Kate Middleton was subjected from her recent royal wedding and the hectic activities that comes along with it, must have probably taken its toll why she has lost weight.
Worldwide, more than 2 million tons of bamboo shoots are consumed annually of which about 1.3 million tons are produced in China alone.