Dieticians’ findings must find their way into the medical record to achieve proper care and coding. Diagnosing malnutrition is not diving for dollars. Malnutrition – and I am specifically talking about undernutrition today – is a common but frequently unrecognized problem that leads to difficulty healing from trauma or surgery, […]

A showing rider has shed eight stone after deciding to have gastric bypass surgery for the welfare of her horse. Amanda Firman, 51, from Hartfield in Sussex, was concerned she was too heavy for her show hunter Ted and was also desperate to lose weight for the sake of her […]

MEDIA DRUM WORLD WEIGHT, WHAT? A dedicated dieter looks completely unrecognisable Sam High made a bid to change his life as he was battling depression, anxiety and low self-esteem. The determined dieter – who is now fundraising for excess skin removal surgery – has since managed to lose […]

An obese man who once tipped the scales at over 490 lbs (35 stone) after gorging on 10,000 calories a day has been left with mounds of excess skin after undergoing a remarkable weight loss. Sam High, 28, from Hatfield, Pennsylvania, has lost more than half his body weight, dropping to 200 […]

Given their often restrictive diet in the I’m A Celebrity jungle, it’s no surprise that the celebrity campmates often leave looking considerably svelter than they did on their arrival.  And following reports this year’s camp have collectively lost SIX STONE between them already, Dennis Wise showcased his jaw-dropping weight loss […]

A low calorie diet can reverse type 2 diabetes and save the lives of millions of sufferers of the preventable condition, research suggests. Eating between 825 and 850 calories a day for three to five months put the disease into remission in almost half of patients in a new study, […]

Weight loss is not easy. That’s obvious. However, many have successfully lost large amounts of weight and kept it off long term. These 10 people have shared what weight loss strategies had the biggest impact for them, and how you can use them too. Their weight loss before and after photos are […]

“Mrs. Kelly, can you come back in?” the doctor’s assistant asked. “There’s an irregular reading in your blood work. You might have diabetes.” I was 38 years old and although overweight, had no known health problems. Diabetes didn’t run in my family. I didn’t eat a lot of junk food, […]