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For those who are overweight and obese, it is important to lose weight because in addition to affecting your quality of life and self-esteem, obesity can affect your health. It can lead to conditions including depression, type 2 diabetes, coronary heart disease, stroke, and some types of cancer.

Losing weight requires willpower, especially for the long term. With a combination of the right diet, exercise and weight loss aids, health is just around the corner.

Orlistat is a licensed weight loss aid that reduces the amount of fat your body absorbs from food

from £0.44£0.77

Alli can help you lose weight by reducing the amount of fat you absorb during digestion

from £0.32

Xenical is a prescription weight loss medication for patients with a high BMI

from £0.63

First slimming aid to reduce calorie intake from carbohydrates, sugar and fat.

from £0.67£0.92

What is Obesity?

Obesity is a term used to describe being overweight, with a lot of body fat. Obesity is a common problem in the UK, with one in four adults categorised as obese and one in every five children aged 10 - 11.

What is Body Mass Index (BMI)?

Body Mass Index (BMI) is a measure of whether your weight is healthy for your height. A BMI of between 25 - 29.9 is considered overweight, 30 - 39.9 is obese and BMI over 40 is severely obese.

What is considered a healthy diet?

A healthy diet is balanced, with all the major food groups represented at each meal such as the following in moderate portions throughout the day:

  • protein (pulses, meat, fish, poultry, milk)
  • carbohydrates (starchy foods and bread)
  • fat (butter, oils, and certain foods including avocado and nuts)
  • minerals and vitamins from fruit and vegetables, which also provide fibre
  • Water (about 2 litres per day)
Trends change with time and economy, and fitness is no different. From yoga to Zumba, the emerging popularity of slower fitness routines have taken over.

Read the full article: Fitness Trends to Try This Year

People gain weight when they consume more calories than their bodies need. Without an exercise regime to work off the excess energy, the body stores it for future use.

Read the full article: 6 Simple Changes to Lose Weight

Orlistat is a weight loss medication suitable for those with a high body mass index. But how effective is it?

Read the full article: How effective is Orlistat?

If you have been struggling to shift those extra pounds, Orlistat may be an effective option to help speed up the process. It is important you understand how the medication works to help you decide whether it may be a useful option for you.

Read the full article: How does Orlistat work?

Here are some very similar weight loss pills. How are they different?

Reductil is a discontinued weight loss medication that has been banned by the EU and no longer available in the UK....

Read the full article: Reductil

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