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#Weight Loss

# weight-loss - Sunday 15 January, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jan 15th 2012, 11:00 AM 65 Views 4 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# weight-loss - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Consumers warned against buying illegal diet pills online
# Online Drugs
# Online Drugs

Consumers warned against buying illegal diet pills online

Jan 4th 2012, 6:16 PM 8,544 Views 19 Comments

The Irish Medicines Board has warned that seemingly ‘safe’ slimming products bought online can contain Sibutramine – a substance linked to heart attacks and strokes that has been and withdrawn from the worldwide market.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Singer Jennifer Hudson to open weight loss centre
# Weight Loss
From The Daily Edge
# Weight Loss

Singer Jennifer Hudson to open weight loss centre

Sep 27th 2011, 4:27 PM 370 Views 7 Comments

The Dreamgirls star lost 80lbs with Weight Watchers and will open her own centre today in Chicago.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Dieting forces the brain to eat itself - report
# BAD DIET
# BAD DIET

Dieting forces the brain to eat itself - report

Aug 2nd 2011, 9:01 PM 1,580 Views 14 Comments

It’s emerged that in order to conserve energy, the body’s starvation mode kicks in and brain cells eat themselves, like other parts of the body.

# weight-loss - Thursday 25 November, 2010

Death-warning drug was never licensed in Ireland
# Diet Pills
# Diet Pills

Death-warning drug was never licensed in Ireland

Nov 25th 2010, 9:14 PM 914 Views 0 Comments

Medicines Board reassures that weight-loss medicine which is linked to 500 deaths was not prescribed here.

# weight-loss - Wednesday 10 November, 2010

Lose two stone in 10 weeks: just eat sweets
# Shedding Pounds
From The Daily Edge
# Shedding Pounds

Lose two stone in 10 weeks: just eat sweets

Nov 10th 2010, 8:05 AM 540 Views 0 Comments

An American nutrition professor eats nothing but ‘Twinkie’ bars for 10 weeks – and loses 27 pounds.

# weight-loss - Thursday 9 September, 2010

Junkfood diet could lead to weight loss, says professor
# Dieting
# Dieting

Junkfood diet could lead to weight loss, says professor

Sep 9th 2010, 1:26 PM 156 Views 0 Comments

Big Macs all round! A professor loses half a stone in four days by pigging out.

# weight-loss - Tuesday 24 August, 2010

Is it really that easy? Drinking water before meals helps you lose weight
# Dieting
From The Daily Edge
# Dieting

Is it really that easy? Drinking water before meals helps you lose weight

Aug 24th 2010, 4:02 PM 315 Views 0 Comments

Drinking water makes you feel full quicker – and apparently helps dieters shed the pounds.