Very Low Calorie Diet

Very Low Calorie Diets (VLCD) are a type of diet in which caloric consumption is usually limited to under 800 calories a day. Very Low Calorie Diets can be undertaken via medical supervision or they might be one of the...

The Hamptons Diet

Developed by Dr. Fred Pescatore, the former director of the Atkins centre, this diet is widely viewed by many as a modified version of the Atkins and South Beach diets. Its name comes from the stylish New England resort...

Adult Immunisation

Immunisations are a very important part in human life because they protect the individuals as well as the community from suffering from serious diseases. Immunisations are of two types: Active immunisation Passive...

The Breatharian Diet

The Breatharian diet is based upon the premise that food is not necessary to sustain life and that humans can survive on air and light alone. Based upon the theory of inedia, the Latin word for fasting, this diet has...

The Graham Diet

One of the few diets based on improving people’s morality through food choices, Graham’s diet was created to help cure alcoholism and overt sexual impulses. A reformer who lived in the early to mid-19th century, Dr...

Bread for Life

In a complete reversal of many of the low-carb modern diets, the Bread for Life diet plan requires you to eat large quantities of bread on a regular basis. The Bread for Life premise is that eating basic, comforting...

Addison’s Disease

Addison’s disease affects the adrenal glands, which are hat-shaped gland on the kidneys’ top and is very rarely found. The inner medulla produces adrenaline, which is passed into the blood stream. The outer cortex is...

Subway Diet

While there is no official Subway diet, Jared Fogle lost 245 pounds by skipping breakfast and eating Subway sandwiches twice a day. He also began walking on a daily basis. Subway introduced Jared Fogle in 2000 as the...

Addictions

Overview of Addiction Addiction is a stage where one does not have the control over what he or she is doing, using o taking something. This is a stage which may even prove to be harmful. The are two types of addictions...

Body for Life

The Body for Life, or Eating for Life, diet and exercise plan was created by bodybuilder Bill Phillips as a comprehensive body makeover plan whose goal is to provide lifelong improvements in nutrition and overall...

Best Bet Diet

The Best Bet Diet’s primary purpose is to help control and treat Multiple Sclerosis. The rules of this diet are quite simple and revolve primarily around limiting one’s intake of saturated fats. Dieters...

Acute Leukaemia

The cancer affecting the white blood cells and the bone marrow of human body is known as LEUKAEMIA. It has two forms: The acute leukaemia, which progresses aggressively and rapidly and requires treatment immediately...

Stillman Diet

Billed as “The Doctor’s Quick Weight Loss Diet”, the Stillman Diet is a low-fat and low-carbohydrate diet that purportedly helps dieters lose up to 28 pounds in 30 days. Dr. Stillman invented his diet in the 1960s after...

Special K Diet

According to the claims on the cereal box, the Special K diet can help dieters lose up to 6 pounds in 2 weeks. The diet involves eating a bowl of Special K cereal with half a cup of low fat milk for lunch and dinner...

Actinomycosis

Actinomycosis is a non-contagious rare and chronic condition which occurs due to actinomycetales in the tissues of human body. It slowly migrates all over the body tissues damaging them and forming abscesses. Types of...

Morning Banana Diet

Widely considered by many to be a fad diet, the Morning Banana Diet was introduced on the Japanese social networking site Mixi in 2008, and resulted in a shortage of bananas in grocery stores across Japan. Developed by...

Acoustic Neuroma

Acoustic neuroma is a rare, benign brain tumor, which affects the acoustic nerve that helps in controlling the hearing and balance of human body. They grow from Schwann cells which insulates the nerve cells by covering...

SparkPeople Diet

SparkPeople is a weight loss program which began in 2001 and encourages healthy eating as well as goal-setting and exercise to help dieters shed pounds and improve their health. The focus of the diet is a community...

Atkins Diet

Developed by Dr. Robert Atkins and popularized in a series of books starting in 1972, the Atkins Diet emphasizes a low-carbohydrate lifestyle and was one of the most famous diets of the early 2000’s. Dr. Atkins...

Acne and Treatments

Acne is condition of the skin affecting follicles of hair and sebaceous glands in the skin. It normally occurs on the arms, face, back and chest. It usually starts during puberty between 13 and 18 years of age. Due to...