The Alkaline diet

The Alkaline diet

The Alkaline Diet – If you hadn’t realised, 2013 is the year that we all go hard core for health.  Now this can be great, getting a bit more clued up about healthy eating is obviously a winner, but some of the diets that have burst onto our scenes promising us the world have … Read more

The Scarsdale diet

The Scarsdale diet

The Scarsdale diet was one of the first protein based diets to go viral and if you’re looking to shift some serious weight fast, then this is the diet to do so. The Scarsdale diet was developed by American cardiologist Herman Tarnower in the 1970s. One of the better things to come out of the seventies. … Read more

Why All Calories Are Not the Same

Why All Calories Are Not the Same

Robert Lustig, MD, explains why all calories are not created equal. Cutting-edge experts say the “calories in, calories out” philosophy is oversimplified and inadequate. Quality of calories determines the quantity your body burns or stores, says Robert Lustig, MD, author of the recently published book Fat Chance: Beating the Odds Against Sugar, … Read more