Category: Weight Loss

Genes and Body Weight

5 Ways Genes Impact Body Weight

You might think bad genetics are making it hard to lose weight. Although lifestyle habits are more important than your genes for weight control, there are genes that can affect how easy it is to lose weight. Here’s what you should know.

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Sugar & weight gain

5 Ways Science Shows That Sugar Causes Weight Gain

Ask most experts and they’ll tell you that a diet high in sugar contributes to obesity and weight gain. But have you ever wondered why? Read on and discover five ways a diet rich in ultra-processed carbohydrates and sugary fare makes it harder to control your weight.

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Micronutrient Deficiencies

Can Micronutrient Deficiencies Cause Weight Gain?

Most people blame weight gain on eating too much and exercising too little, but could micronutrient deficiencies play a role? Find out what research shows about vitamin and mineral deficiencies and whether they affect weight loss and weight control.

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