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Anorexia Nervosa
Anorexia Nervosa
Anorexia nervosa is a serious, often chronic, and life-threatening eating disorder defined by a refusal to maintain minimal body weight within 15 percent of an…...
Bulimia Nervosa
Bulimia Nervosa
Bulimia nervosa is a disorder which completely disrupts sufferers' healthy eating patterns. A person with bulimia nervosa becomes increasingly unable to relate…...
Dealing With Binge Eating
Dealing With Binge Eating
Binge eating is a medically recognised eating disorder, but one that can be overcome. Binge eaters usually sufferer mentally as well as physically, so it's important…...
Diabetes and Metabolic Health
Diabetes and Metabolic Health
A lot of people are under the misconception that a diabetic diet consists of only diabetic food. However, this is not actually the case, though there are some…...
Is Dieting Safe For Kids?
Is Dieting Safe For Kids?
Children need a diet rich in nutrients because they are growing and have high energy requirements. However, just like adults, if they consume more calories than they…...
Losing Weight After Pregnancy
Losing Weight After Pregnancy
It is both normal and healthy to gain weight during pregnancy. This ensures that both you and your baby are adequately nourished. Weight loss after pregnancy may…...
Prader-Willi Syndrome
Prader-Willi Syndrome
Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) was first discovered in 1956 when endocrinologists Prader, Labhart, and Willi published their findings which described an unusual pattern…...
Taking Slimming Pill's During Pregnancy
Taking Slimming Pill's During Pregnancy
Most women fear putting on a few pounds every now and then, but some worry so much about gaining weight when pregnant they risk both theirs and their baby's life by…...
The Dangers of Crash Dieting
The Dangers of Crash Dieting
A crash diet is an eating plan that forbids most food items, allowing only those with little or no calorific content and can be dangerous to health especially if used…...
The Dangers of Laxatives
The Dangers of Laxatives
Laxatives play a very important in medicine and can be very beneficial to health if used correctly and when needed. If however, their use is abused such as for a…...
Weight Maintenance During Pregnancy
Weight Maintenance During Pregnancy
Obviously you cannot maintain your regular weight during pregnancy. It is inevitable that you will begin to gain weight gradually as the baby grows. This is important…...
What is Obesity?
What is Obesity?
About 46% of men in England and 32% of women are overweight, and an additional 17% of men and 21% of women are obese. Overweight and obesity increase with age....
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