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…]

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…]

Probiotics and Weight Loss Review: Microscopic Miracle or Mirage?

[Last Updated 28th November, 2016]

We have been raised to think all bacteria is bad.

However, exposure to a diverse bacterial ecosystem can actually be good for you.

Research into our own bacteria – particularly those living in our gut – has found that these microorganisms strongly influence many aspects of our health.

That includes weight loss and obesity management.

Could probiotics revolutionise obesity treatment? Let’s review the research. [Discover More…]

14-Day Meal Plan For Hypothyroidism and Weight Loss – Week 2

MEAL PLAN FOR HYPOTHYROIDISM week 2

This is the second week of The 14-Day Meal Plan For Hypothyroidism and Weight Loss.

It is fundamental that you start with Week 1 first.

As with the first week, you can follow the meal plan exactly or choose the meals you enjoy most and add them into your current eating pattern.

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14-Day Meal Plan For Hypothyroidism And Weight Loss

MEAL PLAN FOR HYPOTHYROIDISM week 1

[Last Updated 16th January, 2017]

Have you been diagnosed with an underactive thyroid or suspect you have one?

Looking for a sample meal plan tailored to your condition… one that you can follow right now?

The 14-Day Meal Plan For Hypothyroidism and Weight Loss is a Dietitian-made plan to help make life easier (and more delicious) when learning what you should and should not eat with an underactive thyroid.

It’s designed to be: [Discover More…]

What Is Fish Oil Good For? An Unbiased Look At 8 Popular Claims

what is fish oil good for?

[Last updated 25th November, 2016]

$1.2 billion.

That’s what the fish oil industry is worth each year in the US alone.

But what is fish oil good for when it comes to chronic disease, skin conditions and weight loss?

Are the reported health benefits true… or have they been oversold to us like most other “healthy” foods and supplements?

This article looks at 8 of the most popular claims to uncover the truth. [Discover More…]