Green Coffee 5K ™ – effective slimming proven by research

Green Coffee 5K ™ - effective slimming proven by research

The market of slimming products abounds in the vast array of means advertised as effective in the fight against obesity. Interestingly, the same preparations can work for some people, while […]

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Dietary supplements for body-weight reduction: a systematic review

Dietary supplements for body-weight reduction: a systematic review

Compliance with conventional weight-management programs is notoriously poor, and a plethora of over-the-counter slimming aids are sold with claims of effectiveness.

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Weight Loss and Mortality: What Does the Evidence Show?

Weight Loss and Mortality: What Does the Evidence Show?

Randomized trials and observational studies have conclusively shown a marked improvement in several cardiovascular risk factors when obese individuals lose weight, including decreases in blood pressure, and improvements in the […]

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Effects of a hypocaloric, low-carbohydrate diet on weight loss, blood lipids, blood pressure, glucose tolerance, and body composition in free-living overweight women

Effects of a hypocaloric, low-carbohydrate diet on weight loss, blood lipids, blood pressure, glucose tolerance, and body composition in free-living overweight women

The purpose of the current study was to examine the effects of a very low-carbohydrate diet on weight loss and biochemical parameters in overweight women. Twenty women completed an 8-week […]

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Evaluation of the pharmacotherapeutic efficacy of Garcinia cambogia plus Amorphophallus konjac for the treatment of obesity

Evaluation of the pharmacotherapeutic efficacy of Garcinia cambogia plus Amorphophallus konjac for the treatment of obesity

Hydroxycitric acid (HCA), the main compound of Garcinia cambogia extract, is a competitive blocker of ATP-citrate-lyase, presenting a potential inhibition of fatty acid biosynthesis.

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Effects of dietary habits modifications on selected metabolic parameters during weight loss in obese persons

Effects of dietary habits modifications on selected metabolic parameters during weight loss in obese persons

Obesity is a serious social problem, one of the most important health issues of the modern world, especially in industrialized countries. Due to the prevalence obesity is a social disease, […]

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