Does Weight Loss Tea Work? A Sales-Free Look

Does Weight loss Tea Work- A Sales-free Look

Weight loss teas claim to suppress appetite, increase fat burning and boost metabolism.

But do they work?

This article takes a sales-free look at the scientific evidence.

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How To Lose Weight When You Have PCOS: 8 Science-Backed Tips

How to lose weight when you have PCOS

PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) is a common hormonal disorder that affects up to 20% of pre-menopausal women.

The exact cause is unknown, but an imbalance of male sex hormones (called androgens) is a big culprit.

One of the most common symptoms is weight gain. In fact, 39% of women with PCOS are overweight or obese (1).

Fortunately, a few lifestyle changes can help you to balance hormones and lose weight.

This article looks at 8 tips for losing weight when you have PCOS. [Discover More…]

Science Confirms It: Carbs DON’T Make You Fat

Gary Taubes full of it- CARBS DONT MAKE YOU FAT

Cutting carbs is the most important change for weight loss.

At least, that’s the idea sold by Gary Taubes, Dr. David Ludwig and other low carb enthusiasts.

They believe carbohydrate drives obesity because it raises the hormone insulin. Insulin is said to block the release of fat and also drive additional fat storage. [Discover More…]

The Best Diet for PCOS: Splitting Fact From Fiction

Best diet for PCOS

[Last Updated 23rd January, 2017]

PCOS is one of the most common hormonal disorders in the developed world.

In fact, it’s thought to affect almost 7% of pre-menopausal women in the US (1).

But there is surprisingly limited information on how to treat it naturally.

This article explores the best diet for PCOS, as based on scientific evidence. [Discover More…]

7 Weight Loss Tips That DON’T Work If You Have Hypothyroidism

7 Weight Loss Tips That DON’T Work For Hypothyroidism

When it comes to weight loss, there’s a mountain of information to absorb.

Most advice comes from national government guidelines, which are designed for the average healthy person.

But what if you’re not the average person?

Generalised health recommendations don’t always apply to those with medical conditions… Especially an underactive thyroid.

This article looks at 7 popular weight loss tips and why they don’t apply to those with hypothyroidism. [Discover More…]

Does Your Gut Bacteria Affect Weight Loss? Simplifying The Science

DOES YOUR GUT BACTERIA AFFECT WEIGHT LOSS

Researchers have learnt so much about our gut bacteria in the last decade.

The potential effects they have on health is quite extraordinary.

Some suspect they may have a strong influence on metabolic diseases, including obesity.

This article looks at how gut bacteria may affect weight, as well as what you can do about it. [Discover More…]