Tag: intermittent fasting
Health guru, Dr Michael Mosley, who brought us the 5:2 diet is back in the headlines thanks to his new rapid weight loss diet and accompanying book, The Fast 800: How to combine rapid weight loss and intermittent fasting for long-term health. If you have a lot of weight to lose or are keen for a quicker approach, this method may be for you so read on for all the details.Read more...
In the colder winter months it’s easy to let good nutrition slip as you seek more comforting, hearty meals. Chopping up a whole bunch of vegies to throw together into a salad probably doesn’t appeal and so vegie intake can really take a dive. This is where soup comes to the rescue. A hearty meal in a bowl that warms you up, while when made with the right ingredients, packs in good nutrition. Here are 5 benefits of soup.Read more...
Is the 5:2 Diet Worth Trying?
Dr Joanna McMillan
The practice of fasting for health or spiritual reasons is as old as the hills. Pretty much every religion and many Eastern philosophies, have forms of fasting. Typically fasting is promoted as a means of discipline, reducing gluttony and for focusing the mind.
More recently fasting has been promoted as a means to weight loss. The 5:2 diet, made famous by Dr Michael Mosley of BBC Horizon fame, has been one of the most popular diets of the last year and looks set to remain so throughout 2018.Read more...