Weight management products soaring globally Sales of weight management solutions are soaring in the wake of growing awareness of the extent of overweight and obesity on a global level, according to new...

Artificial sweeteners may lead to diabetes too, study Particular gut bacteria may induce metabolic changes that contribute to obesity and diabetes following exposure to artificial sweeteners, according...

per cent of each group who ate a frozen/chilled ready-made meal in average 7 days: 2010 vs 2014 Many Australians are over-committed and pressed for time, and anything that can ease the pressure is welcome—including...

Spinach extract decreases food cravings, study A spinach extract containing green leaf membranes called thylakoids decreases cravings for ‘unhealthy’ foods by up to 95 per cent, and increases...

Omega-3 fatty acids may lessen severity of osteoarthritis, study ‘Unhealthy’ dietary fats — not just obesity — may contribute to worsening osteoarthritis, according to researchers from...

Salmon is popular with the over 50s in Australia High in omega-3 fatty acids and protein, and low in fat, salmon is often described as a superfood. Almost a quarter of Australians aged 14 and over ate...

UK consumption of frozen yoghurt triples in three years While once a standard tub of vanilla would suffice, new research from Mintel has found things are hotting up in the freezer cabinet with frozen yoghurt...

Children eating Mediterranean Diet high in fruit, nuts, vegetables and fish are 15 per cent less likely to be overweight, study Children eating more in line with the rules of the Mediterranean diet are...

Michelle Bridges and Blackmores have launched a dietary supplements range Celebrity personal trainer Michelle Bridges has partnered with dietary supplement manufacturer Blackmores to launch a range of...

Global study shows obesity rates climbing worldwide No country has witnessed a significant decline in obesity prevalence over past three decades, according to a major new analysis from the Global Burden...