ARTICLES RELATING TO WEIGHT LOSS

Forget BMI, these are better ways to measure your body fat

2015-01-28 16:46

In the light of the limitations of the BMI, DietDoc discusses a number of other ways to determine how fat – or not – you are.

Forget BMI, these are better ways to measure your body fat

2015-01-28 05:00

In the light of the limitations of the BMI, DietDoc discusses a number of other ways to determine how fat – or not – you are.

Forget BMI, these are better ways to measure your body fat

2015-01-27 12:35

In the light of the limitations of the BMI, DietDoc discusses a number of other ways to determine how fat – or not – you are.

US approves first new weight-loss device in 8 years

2015-01-16 10:05

The FDA has approved a new weight-loss device that 'blocks nerve activity between the brain and the stomach'.

Is this the weight loss pill we've all been waiting for?

2015-01-13 16:05

DietDoc reports on a completely new diet pill called Fexaramine that may well open the door to successful global weight loss.

Is Fexaramine the weight loss pill we've all been waiting for?

2015-01-13 10:59

DietDoc reports on a completely new diet pill called Fexaramine that may well open the door to successful global weight loss.

Dodgy weight-loss pills may slip through as health supplements

2015-01-11 05:00

The promises of a 'slimmer you' made by over-the-counter pills, potions and drops generally do not materialise,yet the public is forever searching for a get-slim-quick scheme. New proposed regulations could see weight-loss pills slip through as 'health supplements'.

Keeping that weight loss resolution

2015-01-05 15:26

If you're one of the many Americans who plan to lose weight next year, there are a number of things you can do to improve your chances of success, an expert says.

Keeping that weight loss resolution

2014-12-29 12:47

If you're one of the many Americans who plan to lose weight next year, there are a number of things you can do to improve your chances of success, an expert says.

Calorie counting app doesn't guarantee weight loss

2014-11-18 10:24

Apps can be a powerful tool for people who are ready to track calories, but it's not going to help everybody lose weight, according to a new study.

The skinny on snacks

2014-11-13 14:05

First, they told us snacking would lead to weight gain. Then they told us it would help us lose weight. So, what's the deal really?

10 easy ways to cut 400kJ

2014-11-12 14:53

Shaking off those excess kilos can be as simple as following these 10 steps to cut 400kJ.

Gastric band versus bypass – benefits and risks

2014-11-10 14:40

Patients have found that gastric bypass surgery produces more weight loss than an adjustable gastric band, but both procedures have complications.

Bariatric surgery may alter taste buds

2014-11-06 10:35

Bariatric surgery may foster changes in a person's taste buds, which could help them lose weight and keep it off.

Fat like me? Brandon's back!

2014-11-05 13:33

Health24's fat fighter has returned after four weeks of silence with an update on his CrossFit journey.

How I lost 56kg on Paleo

2014-10-31 09:55

At the age of 58 Felicity Dreyer lost 56kg in a year, and has never looked, or felt, healthier and stronger than she does now.

Speed of weight loss may have little impact on success at keeping it off

2014-10-31 08:58

A recent study has challenged the common belief that people who lose weight rapidly are more likely to put that weight back on again.

How I lost weight – part 4

2014-10-30 13:12

The women in this weight-loss series are all ordinary people who lost weight through diet and exercise. Here’s how Natalie Ford did it, and how YOU can do it too!

Banting discriminates against women

2014-10-28 09:46

A dietician puts the record straight on the Banting controversy.

‘Banting diet' discriminates against women

2014-10-27 15:23

DietDoc points out that the 'Noakes/Banting diet' is nothing new and explains why men have an unfair advantage when it comes to dieting.

‘Banting/Noakes diet' discriminates against women

2014-10-27 13:46

DietDoc points out that the 'Noakes/Banting diet' is nothing new and explains why men have an unfair advantage when it comes to dieting.

5 common diet mistakes

2014-10-22 09:54

Among the many strange and wonderful ideas Health24 readers have about losing weight, DietDoc has identified five of the most common diet mistakes people make.

Tim Noakes backtracks on dairy

2014-10-20 08:14

Certain dairy products were removed from green list, as banting followers complain about slow weight loss.

7 factors that prevent weight loss

2014-10-14 16:25

Have you tried everything possible to lose weight? Are you still stuck exactly where you were? Here are some factors that could be thwarting your weight-loss efforts.

 

Duromine is the latest trend in weight loss in SA

2015-01-28 09:28

The appetite suppressant Duromine seems to be the weapon of choice for those seeking to shrink their waistline.

Duromine diet pill sees surge in popularity

2015-01-28 05:00

The appetite suppressant Duromine seems to be the latest trend in weight loss with an increasing number of prescriptions being filled across SA.

Duromine diet pill sees surge in popularity

2015-01-27 11:51

The appetite suppressant Duromine seems to be the latest trend in weight loss with an increasing number of prescriptions being filled across SA.

Is this the weight loss pill we've all been waiting for?

2015-01-14 05:00

The Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, USA, has come up with a new diet pill that may well open the door to successful global weight loss.

Is this the diet pill we've been waiting for?

2015-01-13 11:02

A positive outcome from the new weight loss pill called Fexaramine would indeed be a dream come true, writes DietDoc.

Are you being misled by bogus weight-loss supplements?

2015-01-13 08:26

Think a pill you saw advertised on the Internet can miraculously help you shed unwanted pounds? You're not alone: A new survey finds many are misinformed about the quality and effectiveness of these supplements.

Crash diets: a quick solution to your weight woes?

2015-01-06 16:00

If the holidays have left you feeling fat and flabby, you may be considering a crash diet.

Lose weight this year!

2014-12-30 08:54

If you plan to lose weight in the new year then follow this guide.

10 kitchen tips to keep you slim

2014-12-19 05:00

With its fridge and cupboards full of tempting treats, sometimes the kitchen can seem like a dangerous place to be when you’re trying to lose weight.

The skinny on snacks

2014-11-13 14:07

First, they told us snacking would lead to weight gain. Then they told us it would help us lose weight. So, what's the deal really?

Christmas dinner for slimmers

2014-11-12 15:26

Spare a thought for the dieters this year and prepare a Christmas dinner that isn’t loaded with kilojoules, fat and cholesterol.

Bariatric surgery may alter taste buds

2014-11-10 15:51

Bariatric surgery may foster changes in a person's taste buds, which could help them lose weight and keep it off.

Is your low-carb diet causing constipation?

2014-11-06 13:47

Are you on a high-fat or high-protein diet that’s also low in carbs? Constipation is often a nasty side effect. Here’s how to ensure your trip to the bathroom is a comfortable one.

How I lost weight – part 4

2014-11-05 15:07

The women in this weight-loss series are all ordinary people who lost weight through diet and exercise. Here’s how Natalie Ford did it, and how YOU can do it too!

Fat like me? Brandon's back!

2014-11-05 13:27

Health24's fat fighter has returned after four weeks of silence with an update on his CrossFit journey.

How I lost 56kg on Paleo

2014-10-31 09:54

At the age of 58, Felicity Dreyer lost 56kg in one year, and has never looked, or felt, healthier and stronger.

How I lost weight – part 3

2014-10-30 15:40

The women in this weight-loss series are all ordinary people who lost weight through diet and exercise. Here’s how Tamsyn Strydom did it, and how YOU can do it too!

How I lost weight – part 3

2014-10-29 14:59

The women in this weight-loss series are all ordinary people who lost weight through diet and exercise. Here’s how Tamsyn Strydom did it, and how YOU can do it too!

Banting discriminates against women

2014-10-28 09:46

A dietician points out that the Banting diet is nothing new and explains why men have an advantage.

‘Banting/Noakes diet' discriminates against women

2014-10-27 14:57

DietDoc points out that the 'Noakes/Banting diet' is nothing new and explains why men have an unfair advantage when it comes to dieting.

5 common diet mistakes

2014-10-22 09:56

Among the many strange and wonderful ideas Health24 readers have about losing weight, DietDoc has identified five of the most common diet mistakes people make.

Tim Noakes backtracks on dairy

2014-10-21 05:00

Certain dairy products were removed from green list, as banting followers complain about slow weight loss.

5 reasons you're gaining weight

2014-10-14 16:36

Frustrated that you’re gaining weight instead of losing it? Many factors could trigger weight gain. Learn more...

Weight loss surgery effective for type 2 diabetes

2014-10-14 12:13

Several small trials have found greater weight loss and type 2 diabetes remission after bariatric surgeries compared to nonsurgical methods.

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Jobs in Western Cape region

Sales Representative

Western Cape
Neo Batho (Pty) Ltd
R9 000 - R10 000 Per Month

Motor Trade Tech

Western Cape
Oxyon Human Capital Solutions (Pty) Ltd

iOS / Android Developer

Western Cape
Extraordinary Futures
R25 000 - R40 000 Per Month

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

Save up to 40% on outdoor accessories!

Tents, sleeping, day packs and more. While stocks last. Shop now!

Month End Madness Sale!

Save up to 60% on across a wide range of goods from books to electronics, DVDs and many more. Sale end 31 January 2015. Shop now!

Valentine’s Day gifts – 14 Feb!

Gifts to spoil him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

30% off fragrances

Get 30% off fragrances for him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 30% off All Textbooks

Save up to 30% off an extensive range of prescribed textbooks for all major universities and FET colleges. Shop Now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.