Archive for posts tagged with 'obesity'

The Biggest Loser

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The truth about The Biggest Loser

A new study has revealed that losing weight actually gets harder, not easier, after appearing on The Biggest Loser.…

Global obesity crisis gets heavier

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Global obesity crisis gets heavier

A new study has revealed the world is the fattest it’s ever been. The Lancet study revealed global obesity has…

Obesity on the rise in Australia

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Obesity on the rise in Australia

According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics’ new National Health Survey smoking and drinking are on the decline…

What should you REALLY be eating?

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What should you REALLY be eating?

The iconic Healthy Eating Pyramid that we’re all familiar with has finally been updated to reflect Australia’s…

Top Queensland doc slams Macca’s home delivery

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Top Queensland doc slams Macca’s home delivery

McDonald’s has announced it will trial its home delivery service in Hervey Bay, and the Australian Medical…

Slow exercise key to fat loss

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Slow exercise key to fat loss

Slow but steady wins the race when it comes to exercising for weight loss, according to a new Australian study. The…

Celebrate Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Day

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Celebrate Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Day

This Friday 16 May marks the third annual Food Revolution Day, a day created by Jamie Oliver to inspire a passion for…

Jamie’s Mobile Kitchen comes to Brisbane

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Jamie’s Mobile Kitchen comes to Brisbane

Bookings have now opened for Jamie Oliver’s community-based cooking courses, beginning in Carina next month. Jamie’s…

Family meal times may reduce obesity

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Family meal times may reduce obesity

Research shows that regular family meal times really are good for us and can reduce obesity in young people. We all…

Pizza companies misleading consumers

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Pizza companies misleading consumers

Think twice before you order that Cheap Tuesday pizza tonight, after an Australian study on takeaway pizza companies…

Sugary drinks – do you have a can a day habit?

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Sugary drinks – do you have a can a day habit?

The Cancer Council is calling for a sugary drinks tax and soft drink lovers are shrieking in fear, but when you read…

Obesity and tobacco rates in North Brisbane

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Obesity and tobacco rates in North Brisbane

National data released this month on obesity rates and tobacco smoking justifies a continued emphasis on local care…

Healthier, Happier campaign to fight Queensland obesity

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Healthier, Happier campaign to fight Queensland obesity

The State Government has released a new Healthier, Happier campaign that will assist two-thirds of Queenslanders fight…

Are you stacking on the kilos? Slim down to look good men!

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Are you stacking on the kilos? Slim down to look good men!

Time poor men are stacking on the kilos faster than their female counterparts and the health ramifications are…