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Why do we regain weight?

regain weight

It’s a simple question which has stumped obesity researchers for decades: why do most people who diet to lose weight, regain it? A drop in metabolism gets the most blame, but the hidden culprit could simply be an increase in appetite writes Dr Tim Crowe.

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WIN: Historic Winton vintage car race weekend

Historic Winton

Australia’s largest and most popular all-historic motor race meeting presents two big days of non-stop racing. The event will feature over 400 historic racing cars and motorbikes from the 1920s to the 1980s plus a huge heritage display of veteran and vintage vehicles. 

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From fish and chips to Michelin Stars

The Ledbury

Brett Graham began his career serving seafood by the water on the New South Wales north coast. Now he has joined the elite band of Michelin-star chefs and his London restaurant – The Ledbury – is one of the best in the world. The secret? His down-to-earth Australian take on hospitality.

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Prostate cancer treatment halved

prostate cancer

A new, potent form of radiation therapy for men with prostate cancer halves treatment time, a study has shown.

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Win: Tickets to a family favourite – SMURFS movie

Win

Smurfs are back as you’ve never seen them before in a hilarious comedy/adventure that the entire family will love… get ready for laughs, adventure, magic and mischief with the biggest discovery in Smurfs history! This is the Smurfs that kids have been waiting for.

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Dizziness when standing linked to dementia

dizzy

Those dizzy spells felt when standing up too quickly have been linked to cognitive decline and dementia later in life.

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Glamorous Helen Mirren encourages women to reveal more skin

Helen Mirren

Helen Mirren urges women to flaunt what they’ve got in a new advertisement for L’Oreal Paris.

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3 things to ditch from your diet for an immediate health impact

diet

‘Low fat’, ‘no fat’, ‘fat free’ choices masquerade as healthy but are often the items in your diet that negatively affect your weight and overall health the most. Here’s three things you can ditch from your diet to have an immediate impact.

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News: Simple urine test for Motor Neuron Disease progression

motor neuron disease

The test was developed by researchers from Flinders University in South Australia in collaboration with the University of Miami and has the potential to lead to better treatments and a cure for the neuro-degenerative disease.

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WIN: Tickets to the Orchestra

Queensland Chamber Orchestra

Win tickets to Queensland’s Chamber Orchestra – Camerata presents Classique together with Australian violinist Jane Peters, in a program that shimmers with classical elegance and refined romanticism.

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