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09
Sep

Women more likely to face ‘weight-based’ discrimination in the workplace

Women are more likely to be discriminated against at work due to their weight, according to a new study. The research, conducted by Strathclyde University, found that even when women had a healthy BMI or had even a slight weight increase it had a negative impact on their job prospects. The study, which was carried...
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16
Feb

Is there too much on your plate? | Weight loss without dieting with Maryon Stewart

The seventh installment of Maryon Stewart’s weight loss guide is about portion sizes and controlling your intake. Recent government figures show that as a nation we are fatter than ever before and this means a good proportion of us are eating more than is good for our health. According to a survey carried out by...
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