Archive for June, 2011

Is it really possible to lose weight on a high-fat diet? Recent research conducted by Danish scientists says the answer to this question is yes, but it is not easy to keep the weight off once you stop. Researchers at four hospitals in Denmark conducted a six-month study of high-fat, […]

Even you have finally found the perfect diet plan, there are six safe and effective diet supplements that can help you lose weight even faster. The problem for most dieters is that supplements that sound alike may deliver very different results. Here is what dieters need to know about the […]

Many diets take time to read fast food nutrition facts—but these reports of calories, carbs, fats, and sodium don’t really tell you the whole picture. Here are healthy choices at various kinds of restaurants that can help you hold down the calories even if you don’t have a chart of […]

1. Pay careful attention to what the menu says about your food. If the menu reads Alfredo, au gratin, basted, batter-dipped, breaded, crispy, creamy, deep fried, chicken-fried, or pan-fried, it’s probably too high in saturated fat and sodium. 2. Don’t be embarrassed to put in a special order. Many restaurant […]

You may have heard that celery sticks take so much energy to chew and provide so little carbohydrate that they are essentially negative-calorie. But did you know that your body can spend so many calories digesting homemade vegetable soup that it also effectively has negative calories? There are no foods […]

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