On Tuesday, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Qsymia, the second new diet drug in a month, and the most effective of the weight-loss pills that the agency has considered in recent years.
Qsymia, made by Vivus …
A new yearlong study of weight loss in overweight or obese women identified three key strategies for taking off unwanted pounds. The No. 1 tip for success? Writing down everything you eat or drink in a food journal.
With the first new weight-loss drug to be approved in 13 years, dieters have a new weapon against obesity. Is it for you?
Turns out, that morning chocolate-chip scone may not wreck your diet after all. In fact, it might help you stick to your weight-loss goals.
Feeling fat is an insecurity many women don’t grow out of, according to a recent study by researchers at the University of North Carolina Eating Disorders Program. They found that 62% of women over age 50 reported that their …
Studies suggest that liposuction causes a rebound in fat gain, but not necessarily back to the areas where you lost it.
Weight Watchers International CEO David Kirchhoff hasn’t always been as slim and trim as he is today. Would you believe he packed on 45 lbs. during his freshman year at Duke University?
A survey of successful weight losers highlights the strategies that worked: exercising and eating fewer calories and less fat
A new study shows that obese teen girls who lose weight still view themselves as ‘fat.’ How can parents help their kids lose weight without all the negativity?
When it comes to chocolate, you might just be able to have your sweet and eat it, too.
A whiff of a decadent dessert can whet the appetite, but new research suggests that when it comes to the smell of food, you can have too much of a good thing.
For the first time in 13 years, a new prescription weight-loss pill appears poised to hit the U.S. market.
Would you take weight-loss advice from a doctor who hasn’t got control of his own size?