Lifestyle and home remedies

Atkins Diet

Interested in the Atkins Diet but not sure what it's about? Get the details and a sample menu, plus pros and cons.

Dietary guidelines

Get the skinny on current dietary recommendations about which foods to choose and which to avoid.

Mediterranean diet recipes


Added sugar

Risk factors

Heart disease risk calculator

Find out your heart disease risk and what you can do to reduce it.

Metabolic syndrome

Tests and diagnosis

BMI calculator

Cholesterol test

Find out how a cholesterol test, sometimes called a lipid panel, is done, how to prepare and what the results mean.

Liver function tests

Treatments and drugs

Alli weight-loss pill

Bariatric surgery

What are the risks and benefits of gastric bypass and other types of weight-loss surgery?

Gastric bypass surgery

Glycemic index diet

Latest GI innovations

Weight-loss surgery

Have you ever wondered how gastric bypass and other weight-loss surgeries work? Check out this guide.

June 10, 2015