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#Weight Loss

# weight-loss - Friday 20 March, 2015

"I'm really scared": The side to weight loss you rarely see
# No Shame
# No Shame

"I'm really scared": The side to weight loss you rarely see

Mar 20th 2015, 12:00 PM 31,866 Views 9 Comments

Matt Diaz has lost 270lbs.

# weight-loss - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Poll: Should Ireland cut welfare benefits for obese people?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland cut welfare benefits for obese people?

Mar 19th 2015, 8:20 AM 26,528 Views 179 Comments

David Cameron wants to do it – should we do it here?

# weight-loss - Thursday 12 March, 2015

A pizza-loving dachshund lost 3 stone after ditching human food
# Dennis The Menace
From The Daily Edge
# Dennis The Menace

A pizza-loving dachshund lost 3 stone after ditching human food

Mar 12th 2015, 7:30 PM 5,819 Views 6 Comments

Just look at him now.

# weight-loss - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Here's how much weight the Operation Transformation leaders lost
# Exercise
# Exercise

Here's how much weight the Operation Transformation leaders lost

Feb 26th 2015, 10:55 PM 51,671 Views 26 Comments

It’s a combined total of almost 10 stone.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

3 ways to shift stubborn fat around your middle, thighs and arms
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

3 ways to shift stubborn fat around your middle, thighs and arms

Jan 20th 2015, 2:35 PM 11,505 Views 7 Comments

But it’s not going to be easy.

# weight-loss - Monday 5 January, 2015

'Laughed at by shop assistants': 40% of overweight people abused on a weekly basis
# Humiliation
# Humiliation

'Laughed at by shop assistants': 40% of overweight people abused on a weekly basis

Jan 5th 2015, 1:05 PM 17,655 Views 87 Comments

This comes in a new study from Slimming World about the abuse faced.

# weight-loss - Friday 2 January, 2015

Leo Varadkar appears on Operation Transformation
# Weight Loss
# Weight Loss

Leo Varadkar appears on Operation Transformation

Jan 2nd 2015, 8:06 PM 22,400 Views 62 Comments

The health minister is a keen runner.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Eat whatever you want and lose weight*
# The Time Diet
# The Time Diet

Eat whatever you want and lose weight*

Dec 23rd 2014, 10:00 AM 19,543 Views 19 Comments

*As long as you eat it in a 9 to 12 hour window and you’re a mouse.

# weight-loss - Friday 5 December, 2014

1.8 million Irish adults could be at risk of dying 8 years before their time
# Weight Loss
# Weight Loss

1.8 million Irish adults could be at risk of dying 8 years before their time

Dec 5th 2014, 7:00 AM 9,473 Views 44 Comments

Obesity could also lead to a person losing as much as 19 years of healthy living.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

'The bath cracked under my weight': The motivation to lose 20 stone in just three years
# Slimming World
# Slimming World

'The bath cracked under my weight': The motivation to lose 20 stone in just three years

Nov 11th 2014, 9:58 PM 27,723 Views 28 Comments

Bríanán McEnteggart was named Slimming World’s Woman of the Year today.

# weight-loss - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Guy loses 9 stone, surprises his parents with his weight loss
# Fighting Fit
From The Daily Edge
# Fighting Fit

Guy loses 9 stone, surprises his parents with his weight loss

Aug 6th 2014, 10:00 PM 9,032 Views 3 Comments

Hmmm, there’s something different about you.

# weight-loss - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Weird Wide Web: A Facebook experiment, a Lindsay Lohan lawsuit and a dog weight loss app
# Week In Web
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: A Facebook experiment, a Lindsay Lohan lawsuit and a dog weight loss app

Jul 6th 2014, 11:30 AM 12,710 Views 3 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# weight-loss - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

This is an actual news headline that was published today
# Breaking
From The Daily Edge
# Breaking

This is an actual news headline that was published today

Jun 4th 2014, 5:17 PM 3,674 Views 4 Comments

Shocking revelations.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Confirmed: Diet soft drinks do actually help people lose weight
# Shape Up
# Shape Up

Confirmed: Diet soft drinks do actually help people lose weight

May 27th 2014, 7:15 AM 16,181 Views 77 Comments

Participants in a recent study who drank the diet beverages actually lost weight than those drinking water who were on the same diet and exercise plan.

# weight-loss - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Opinion: I had to drop out of Gaelic football training. Why? Because I was bulimic
# Eating Disorder
# Eating Disorder

Opinion: I had to drop out of Gaelic football training. Why? Because I was bulimic

May 10th 2014, 12:01 PM 137 Views 8 Comments

Alexandra Potter said she dreamed of playing for her county like her heroes Bernard Brogan and Stephen Cluxton, but Bulimia Nervosa soon took over.

# weight-loss - Sunday 27 April, 2014

This is the 'new coffee' that Ireland is becoming obsessed with
# Matcha
# Matcha

This is the 'new coffee' that Ireland is becoming obsessed with

Apr 27th 2014, 8:31 PM 122,241 Views 81 Comments

Matcha green tea has seen a surge in popularity this year.

# weight-loss - Saturday 19 April, 2014

What is CrossFit and why can't people stop talking about it?
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

What is CrossFit and why can't people stop talking about it?

Apr 19th 2014, 9:39 AM 10,779 Views 15 Comments

Need a routine to get you fit, strong, fast and lean? This way…

# weight-loss - Thursday 3 April, 2014

"A real breakthrough": Study finds exercise will effectively fight heart disease in diabetics
# Diabetes
# Diabetes

"A real breakthrough": Study finds exercise will effectively fight heart disease in diabetics

Apr 3rd 2014, 6:45 AM 8,443 Views 24 Comments

Doctors previously lacked definitive evidence that such treatment was effective.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Link between anorexia and dental braces needs to be explored - report
# Weight Loss
# Weight Loss

Link between anorexia and dental braces needs to be explored - report

Feb 11th 2014, 6:12 PM 23,664 Views 49 Comments

A study of the condition in an Irish hospital found that it is developing a younger age and becoming more common in males

# weight-loss - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

UK city sending 'motivational' texts to obese citizens
# You Can Do It
From The Daily Edge
# You Can Do It

UK city sending 'motivational' texts to obese citizens

Feb 4th 2014, 5:08 PM 1,916 Views 3 Comments

The council say the messages will give them a “effective nudge” to lose weight.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

How football clubs helped male footie fans lose weight
# Witness The Fitness
# Witness The Fitness

How football clubs helped male footie fans lose weight

Jan 21st 2014, 7:05 AM 12,422 Views 14 Comments

Scottish football fans were able to lose weight and stay fit thanks to the Football Fans in Training programme.

# weight-loss - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Column: Cut the 'fat talk' in front of kids
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Cut the 'fat talk' in front of kids

Jan 11th 2014, 7:00 PM 1,503 Views 68 Comments

Discussing diets and weight loss resolutions may seem normal during January, but remember that impressionable young minds are taking it all in, writes Laura Larkin.

# weight-loss - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

This video of a woman's first 100 days of exercise will get you off your arse
# 100 Days
From The Daily Edge
# 100 Days

This video of a woman's first 100 days of exercise will get you off your arse

Jan 8th 2014, 8:30 PM 4,667 Views 3 Comments

A bit of inspiration never hurt anyone.

# weight-loss - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Open thread: What are your new year's resolutions for 2014?
# New Year
# New Year

Open thread: What are your new year's resolutions for 2014?

Jan 1st 2014, 12:01 AM 15,738 Views 143 Comments

Will it be one of the classics or have you got something more unusual planned for next year?

# weight-loss - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Supplements used in weight loss and bodybuilding linked to death in US
# Warning
# Warning

Supplements used in weight loss and bodybuilding linked to death in US

Nov 13th 2013, 7:11 PM 12,423 Views 43 Comments

Consumers are being warned not to take products in the OxyELITE range.

# weight-loss - Sunday 6 October, 2013

Concern over teen 'thigh gap' weight loss obsession
# Body Image
# Body Image

Concern over teen 'thigh gap' weight loss obsession

Oct 6th 2013, 8:30 PM 41,282 Views 64 Comments

Psychologists and sociologists warn that ‘pipe dream’ of particular body shape a danger to teenage girls.

# weight-loss - Monday 16 September, 2013

Pills, liquids and creams among 750,000 doses of illegal medicines seized last year
# Illegal Medicine
# Illegal Medicine

Pills, liquids and creams among 750,000 doses of illegal medicines seized last year

Sep 16th 2013, 12:16 PM 6,605 Views 50 Comments

The Irish Medicines Board said sedatives, weight loss pills and erectile dysfunction drugs were the most detained items as they warn against online purchasing.

# weight-loss - Monday 22 July, 2013

The Dubai diet: Lose weight, get paid gold. Simple.
# Weight In Gold
# Weight In Gold

The Dubai diet: Lose weight, get paid gold. Simple.

Jul 22nd 2013, 2:30 PM 14,591 Views 40 Comments

Where can we sign up?

# weight-loss - Sunday 7 July, 2013

Weird Wide Web: Fat avatars, terminator vision and teaching you how to relax
# Week In Web
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Fat avatars, terminator vision and teaching you how to relax

Jul 7th 2013, 11:00 AM 5,054 Views 3 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

New Jersey governor Chris Christie reveals he had gastric band surgery
# Gastric Band
# Gastric Band

New Jersey governor Chris Christie reveals he had gastric band surgery

May 7th 2013, 3:16 PM 13,063 Views 72 Comments

The Republican governor, tipped to run for the White House, insisted the measure was about ensuring he was there for his family in the future.

# weight-loss - Sunday 5 May, 2013

The chubby jogger from Nike's Olympics ad has lost a lot of weight
# Olympics
From The42
# Olympics

The chubby jogger from Nike's Olympics ad has lost a lot of weight

May 5th 2013, 7:34 AM 4,015 Views 6 Comments

Keep on trucking, dude.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

8 New Year's resolutions and 6 tips on sticking to them

8 New Year's resolutions and 6 tips on sticking to them

Jan 1st 2013, 10:15 AM 13,326 Views 12 Comments

What are you promising to change, learn or do better in 2013?

# weight-loss - Monday 17 December, 2012

Brazil's Ronaldo loses 17 kilos in reality show
# Getting Fit
From The42
# Getting Fit

Brazil's Ronaldo loses 17 kilos in reality show

Dec 17th 2012, 3:41 PM 4,023 Views 3 Comments

“Il Fenomeno” has gone from a 42-inch waist to 37 inches as part of a Brazilian reality TV show.

# weight-loss - Sunday 9 December, 2012

9 dieting gimmicks you should stop wasting money on
# Health
# Health

9 dieting gimmicks you should stop wasting money on

Dec 9th 2012, 12:00 PM 17,912 Views 54 Comments

No, really, put down those toning shoes.

# weight-loss - Saturday 14 July, 2012

20 'superfoods' that everyone went bonkers over
# Good For You
From The Daily Edge
# Good For You

20 'superfoods' that everyone went bonkers over

Jul 14th 2012, 1:00 PM 22,272 Views 10 Comments

From fruits and nuts to grains and seaweed, what benefits do these so called superfoods have to offer?

# weight-loss - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Clinics told to stop advertising 'weight loss' fertility drug
# Diet Pills
# Diet Pills

Clinics told to stop advertising 'weight loss' fertility drug

Jun 12th 2012, 3:31 PM 6,041 Views 2 Comments

The drug, human chorionic gonadotropin, is licensed for use in fertility treatment, and the Irish Medicines Board said it “advises strongly” against its use for weight loss.

# weight-loss - Friday 1 June, 2012

Column: Ireland needs to ditch dieting because it isn't working. Here's why.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Ireland needs to ditch dieting because it isn't working. Here's why.

Jun 1st 2012, 7:00 AM 159 Views 38 Comments

Kids across the country are seeing their parents spending time, energy and money on yo-yo diets and gimmicks. This isn’t good for them, writes Deirdre Cowman.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

Pharmacists dispute health warnings over meal replacement products
# Weight Loss
# Weight Loss

Pharmacists dispute health warnings over meal replacement products

Mar 27th 2012, 11:40 AM 4,187 Views 15 Comments

The Irish Pharmacy Union has disputed claims that over-the-counter meal replacement products can encouarge “a cycle of failure” in people attempting to manage their weight.

# weight-loss - Friday 24 February, 2012

TD calls for debate on blocking eating disorder websites
# Anorexia
# Anorexia

TD calls for debate on blocking eating disorder websites

Feb 24th 2012, 5:16 PM 3,989 Views 42 Comments

Sites featuring images of underweight models and ‘The Thin Commandments’ are putting vulnerable people in danger, Mary Mitchell O’Connor said.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Dieticians revise calorie calculations: it's now twice as tough to lose weight
# Dieting
From The Daily Edge
# Dieting

Dieticians revise calorie calculations: it's now twice as tough to lose weight

Feb 21st 2012, 9:53 AM 5,297 Views 15 Comments

US scientists say the previous formula – where cutting 500 calories a day meant losing 1lb a week – was too generous.