Tag Archives: Diets

What Are The Best Diets of 2018?

U.S. News & World Reports ranks diets every year looking for the best diets for weight loss, heart health, healthy eating and many other criteria. The magazine utilizes a panel of health experts to asses 40 diets and to determine whether claims made for the diets were valid or not.   Their top two diets… Read More »

High fibre diets make for healthier lives

People who eat lots of high-fibre and whole grain foods have lower risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes and other chronic diseases than people whose diets are low in fibre, a study commissioned by the World Health Organisation (WHO) says. For every 8 gram increase in fibre eaten a day, total deaths and incidences of… Read More »

Intermittent Fasting No Better Than Other Calorie Restriction Diets

Scientists have concluded that intermittent fasting, also referred to as the 5:2 diet or the 16:8 diet, does help with weight loss, but it’s no better than conventional calorie restriction diets for losing weight. An example of an intermittent fasting diet is feasting for 8 hours and then fasting for 16 hours. Some intermittent fasting… Read More »