This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Diets and Dieting category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.
2017-12-23 : Is BMI an Accurate Indicator of Body Fat? : Research reveals Body Mass Index, which has always been considered the standard for indicating how much body fat in the body, might not be as accurate as originally thought.
2017-11-06 : Can Beer Consumption Be Part of a Healthy Diet? : New Choices Magazine article examines possible healthy qualities of Americas best-selling alcoholic beverage.
2017-01-23 : How the Western Diet Leads to Overeating and Obesity : Research shows chronic consumption of a western diet leads to overeating and obesity due to elevations in peripheral endocannabinoid signaling.
2016-07-05 : Pasta Not a Fattening Food - Consumption Associated With BMI Decrease : Research shows pasta consumption does not contribute to obesity, it is actually associated with a decrease in body mass index.
2016-05-26 : Diets That Mimic Fasting May Also Reduce MS Symptoms : A diet mimicking the effects of fasting has health benefits beyond weight loss, study indicates it may also reduce symptoms of multiple sclerosis.
2015-01-05 : Fexaramine: Diet Pill Tricks Body Into Thinking it has Eaten : Fexaramine is a new type of pill that tricks the body into thinking it has consumed calories, causing it to burn fat.
2014-12-30 : Super Shred Diet by Dr. Ian Smith : The Super Shred Diet Book, by Dr. Ian Smith, claims weight loss goal of 20 pounds In 4 weeks with special meal plans.
2014-12-28 : 5 Bite Diet Plan - Dr. Alwin Lewis : Information and example of the 5 bite diet plan by Dr. Alwin Lewis as seen on the Dr Oz show.
2014-12-18 : How Often Should You Weigh Yourself When Dieting : Study looks at how often you should use scales to measure your weight when going on a diet.
2014-12-16 : What is the Paleolithic or Caveman Diet : The Paleolithic diet, or caveman diet, is a weight-loss craze where people emulate the diet of plants and animals eaten by early humans during the Stone Age.
2014-09-25 : Low-Carb Diets vs. Low-Fat Dieting Study Results : Information regarding studies comparing the difference, and results, between low-carb diets and low-fat diets.
2014-09-09 : Low-Carb Dieting: Information, Results and Risks : Information on starting a diet low in carbohydrates by emphasizing dietary protein and fat intake and lowering body insulin levels.
2014-07-14 : The Mediterranean Diet: Facts and Information : Information regarding health benefits of the Mediterranean diet and how it can help with weightloss.
2014-06-15 : Fasting Causes Stem Cell Reboot of the Immune System : Study presents evidence of natural intervention triggering stem cell based regeneration of a persons organ or system.
2014-06-12 : Drug for Obesity Not Far Away : Special protein can stimulate different physiological activities such as production of appetite controlling hormones and hormones that control intestinal uptake of food.
2014-04-14 : Not Eating or Skipping Meals Can Actually Make You Gain Weight : Doctors at Ace Medical Weight Loss Center explain why not eating or skipping meals when trying to lose weight will make you gain weight.
2014-01-13 : Eating Slower Reduces Hunger and Affects Calorie Consumption : Ability to control energy intake may be affected by eating speed and a high eating rate may impair relationship between sensory signals and processes that regulate how much we consume.
2013-01-18 : Weight Control Extends Beyond Exercise and Diet : Controlling your weight needs to be about much more than just diet and getting enough exercise.
2012-08-28 : Weight Loss After Menopause : Information regarding eating behavior and long term weight loss for post-menopausal women.
2012-08-11 : NuShape Natural Weight Loss Pill : NuShape weight management pill burns up to 300 calories a day by increasing fat oxidation with modest caloric restriction exercise or diet.
2012-07-13 : A Food Journal Can Help You Lose Weight : Women wishing to lose weight should keep a food journal avoid skipping meals and eating in restaurants especially at lunch.
2012-06-27 : A Calorie is Just a Calorie - Low-glycemic Load Diet More Effective : Diets that reduce blood sugar after meals either low-glycemic index or very-low carbohydrate preferable to low-fat diet for lasting weight loss.
2011-08-22 : Why We Eat More When Stressed - Link Between Stress and Appetite : Lack of food causes activation of the stress response which might help explain relationship between stress and obesity.
2011-08-08 : Does Eating Before Sleeping Make You Gain Weight : Information on whether eating before bed leads to weight gain or reduces the quality and length of your sleep time.
2011-08-02 : Starved Brain Cells Eat Themselves : When we do not eat hunger inducing neurons in the brain start eating bits of themselves that act of self cannibalism turns up a hunger signal to prompt eating.
2011-06-06 : Yo-yo Dieting Healthier than Lifelong Obesity : The fear of negative health consequences due to weight cycling may be overemphasized.
2011-05-19 : High Protein Breakfast Reduces Food Cravings and Prevents Overeating : Eating a healthy breakfast especially one high in protein increases satiety and reduces hunger throughout the day.
2011-05-17 : Fat-to-Fit Weight Loss Challenge : Fat-to-Fit Summer Weight Loss Challenge is an online program challenging and supporting people to make positive permanent life changes to improve their diet and health.
2011-05-10 : The Party Girl Diet - Lose Weight and Keep it Off : Guide for people who have tried every fad diet and are looking for a realistic and permanent solution to their weight management needs.
2011-03-18 : Does Your Dieting Make You Cranky : Research has shown that people exerting self-control on diets are known to be irritable and quick to anger.
2011-03-10 : Healthy Diet - One Day at a Time : List of tips that will put you on the right track to healthy shopping and eating.
2011-03-02 : Top Health and Nutrition Products - TVTopTen.com : Top products are ranked based on commercial airing data collected from media results customer reviews rankings and consumer demand.
2011-02-09 : What Makes Fructose Fattening : The brain which serves as a master control for body weight reacts differently to fructose compared with glucose.
2011-01-31 : High Fiber Diet Benefits : A high fiber diet is a popular choice amongst health conscious because of the possible benefits and advantages that it can give you.
2011-01-17 : Does Eating a Big Breakfast Help You Lose Weight : Does eating a big breakfast help weight loss or is it better to skip breakfast altogether.
2011-01-10 : Mediterranean Diet and Lifestyle Challenged : Spanish heart risk study challenges image of healthy Mediterranean diet and lifestyle.
2011-01-01 : New Weight Loss System Pays Individuals to Lose Weight : The business model is designed to pay individuals to lose weight and focus on making a lifestyle change.
2010-12-29 : No More New Year's Weight Loss Resolutions : There is simply no evidence that any of the popular approaches results in long-term weight loss for the vast majority of people.
2010-12-27 : Weight Management Theory Proved with Einstein's Equation : A theory of weight management based on tracking calories states if you consume more calories than you burn you will gain weight.
2010-12-27 : Revolutionary New Metabolic Max Program Personalized to Metabolism - Jenny Craig : Monitor and increase activity by accurately measuring calories burned to help clients achieve meaningful weight loss.
2010-12-13 : Eating Carbs and Losing Weight - The CarbLovers Diet : Who would have thought you could eat your favorite carbohydrate-rich foods and still lose weight.
2010-10-03 : Loss of Nutrients Following Gastric Bypass Surgery : Loss of nutrients following gastric bypass surgery in adolescent girls.
2010-09-23 : Why am I Gaining Weight Again After Weight Loss : Long-term weight loss maintenance is uncommon without regular exercise.
2010-09-21 : Drink Milk and Lose More Weight : Regardless of Diet Study Participants Who Consumed the Most Milk Lost the Most Weight.
2010-09-20 : The Dieter's Paradox - Adding Negative Calorie Food to a Meal : Can adding a negative calorie side salad to a cheeseburger help you lose weight.
2010-09-07 : Weight Watchers Campaign to Help Fight Obesity and Hunger : Weight Watchers Launches Third Annual Lose For Good Campaign to Help Fight Obesity and Hunger.
2010-09-03 : Americans Struggle with Long-term Weight Loss : Only about one in every six Americans who have ever been overweight or obese loses weight and maintains that loss.
2010-08-25 : Moment on the Lips - A Lifetime on the Hips : Short-term excessive food consumption can have long-term health effects.
2010-08-18 : Modest Weight Gain Can Harm Blood Vessels : Healthy young people who put on fat specifically in the abdomen are at risk for developing endothelial cell dysfunction.
2010-08-18 : Moderate Chocolate Consumption Linked to Lower Risks of Heart Failure : Eating moderate amounts of chocolate is linked to lower risks of heart failure among middle-aged and older women.
2010-08-12 : Drinks Containing Sugar do not Cause Weight Gain : Sugary drinks consumed in moderate quantities do not promote weight gain carbohydrate craving or adverse mood effects in overweight women.
2010-07-28 : Why Fad Diets Work for Some People and Not Others : Ever notice some people eat anything they want and never gain weight when others gain weight just by looking at fattening foods.
2010-07-13 : Can our Brain be Tricked into Satisfying Hunger : Key to weightloss could lie in manipulating our beliefs about how filling we think food will be before we eat it.
2010-05-16 : When You First Start a Diet: Things You Need to Know : Tips you can follow to help you on your way towards weight loss that lasts.
2010-05-16 : How to Lose Weight by Eating More Often : If you are going to change your eating habits you need to make sure that you have healthy foods to choose from.
2010-05-04 : Managing the Emotions Behind Eating : How many times have you after a particularly hard day reached for some chocolate or ice cream.
2010-04-29 : Low Calorie Diet Boosts Immune System : People who followed a low-calorie diet or a very low-calorie diet not only lost weight but enhanced their immune response.
2010-04-28 : The Reality of The Biggest Loser : Doctor and revered health expert exposes pitfalls of losing so much weight in so little time.
2010-04-26 : Stealthy Leads to Healthy Improved Diet : Stanford study shows stealthy leads to healthy in effort to improve diet.
2010-04-11 : Losing 40 lbs in 40 Days : The Cleansing Clinic PA of Millburn NJ is now offering the physician monitored HCG Diet.
2010-04-01 : Binge Eaters Program Benefits : 12 week program helps binge eaters stop binging for up to a year.
2010-03-21 : Sensa Slims On-The-Go - Sensa Weight-Loss System : Sensa Slims On-The-Go weight-loss plan introduces new convenient and pre-portioned packets for dining out and travel.
2010-03-09 : Moderate Female Drinkers Gain Less Weight than Non-drinkers : Women who drink moderately appear to gain less weight than non-drinkers.
2010-03-01 : Open Call for Season 10 of NBC's Hit Series the Biggest Loser : Biggest Loser TV Show hosting open call for Season 10 including offer free health screenings and fitness demonstrations.
2010-02-05 : How People Perceive their Weight and Ability to Manage it : The more obese a person is the less likely they feel they can diet and reduce weight.
2010-01-26 : Low Carb Diet lowers Blood Pressure : Popular weight loss methods proved equally effective at helping participants lose significant amounts of weight.
2010-01-26 : Leptin-based Weight-loss Pill to Control Hunger Proven to Work : Pill composed of leptin tells brain to stop eating proven appetite suppressant when administered intravenously to obese.
2010-01-06 : Lose Weight - Eat Less - Exercise More : The only reliable way to lose weight is to eat less or exercise more preferably both.
2010-01-04 : Mayo Clinic Diet - Lose Weight and Keep it Off : The Official Mayo Clinic Diet is the first and only weightloss diet developed by the Mayo Clinic.
2009-12-16 : Food Smells may Prevent Overeating and Obesity : Foods that make people feel full by releasing anti-hunger aromas during chewing.
2009-12-09 : Greater Heart Risk with High-fat Low-carb Diets : Risks of low-carbohydrate high-fat diets far outweigh the potential benefits gained by overweight and obese people through weight loss.
2009-11-03 : How to Get Slim - 10 Easy Steps to Lose Weight : Getting slim is just that easy with these few changes you can make to your food intake.
2009-10-05 : Slimming Tips for Losing Weight Easier : These slimming tips can assist you in losing the weight you desire quicker and easier.
2009-09-01 : What is the Best Alcohol to Drink When on a Diet : Alcohol can be part of a persons weight loss program or diet but remember to pick drinks lower in calories.
2009-07-09 : Diets Bad for Teeth Also Bad for the Body : Dental pain be a warning that the high glycemic diet that led to dental problems may lead to serious chronic diseases.
2009-06-25 : Nutritional Authority David Wolfe Shares Important Diet Information : David Wolfe shares the experiences that led him to be a health educator and tips on improving your metabolism nutrition authority and author of Sunfood Success System.
2009-06-12 : Exenatide Promotes Weight Loss with Diet and Exercise : In combination with diet and exercise the diabetes drug exenatide helped obese individuals lose over three times more weight.
2009-06-12 : Reduced Carbohydrate Diet Keeps Full Feeling Longer : Reduction in the amount of carbohydrates eaten appears to increase a sense of fullness which may help people eat less.
2009-05-01 : Drinking White Tea for Weightloss : Possible anti-obesity effects of white tea have been demonstrated in a series of experiments on human fat cells.
2009-04-20 : Low Sugar Drinks Help Stem Obesity and Diabetes Epidemics : Nutrition experts propose new class of low-sugar drinks to help stem obesity and diabetes epidemics.
2009-04-20 : Losing the Last Ten Pounds is the Hardest : One of the great ironies in losing weight is that your own weight helps you to lose pounds.
2009-04-08 : Chinese Slimming Pills can be Health Risk : People have experienced health problems after taking online Chinese slimming capsules for dieting.
2009-04-02 : Beverage Consumption a Bigger Factor in Weight Loss : When it comes to weight loss what you drink may be more important than what you eat.
2009-03-14 : Fiber Rich Diet for Weight Loss : This article will show you how easy it is to add fiber to your diet.
2009-03-02 : Why Women Store Fat Differently than Men : Studies show oestrogen reduces a womans ability to burn energy after eating resulting in more fat being stored around the body.
2009-02-25 : Rachel Ray Diet to Stay Fit and Healthy : Rachel Ray is famous for her fast, healthy and easy recipes she never favors crash diets.
2009-02-25 : Calorie Shifting Dieting Plan : The idea behind calorie shifting dieting is that you are going to get your metabolism going strong and high.
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