THE world is obsessed with fad diets and weight loss, yet few of us know how a kilogram of fat actually vanishes off the...
22nd April 2019 2:04 PM
YOU might think you’re doing yourself a favour by avoiding the golden arches, but the truth is your cafe meals probably...
18th Sept. 2018 11:09 AM
FEELING guilty about scoffing those hot chips? Relax, you have no choice. Scientists have discovered how we’re hardwired to...
16th June 2018 5:06 PM
THERE are many myths about the best ways to burn fat. Even at Easter, these quick and dirty tips are all you need to...
03rd April 2018 4:04 AM
SLIM, fit and looking good but this Boonah mum was not healthy
13th March 2018 5:03 AM
CARBS and sugar might not be the only things making you put on weight. It turns out there could be another factor at...
23rd Dec. 2017 5:12 PM
Bringing more understanding to the issues surrounding obesity
10th Sept. 2017 6:09 AM
BYRON Bay residents you are all getting too fat and unhealthy.
27th Aug. 2017 5:08 AM
I’m going to go out on a limb here and declare my love for bread. No doubt the low-carbers and carbophobes will want my...
25th July 2017 7:07 PM
WORLD traveler says Ipswich is the most obese city he's ever seen
11th July 2017 10:07 AM
A BUNDABERG woman who was "fat shamed” in Aldi has been overwhelmed with support from strangers.
30th June 2017 1:06 PM
Anita claims she never referred to Ms Bennett’s weight, didn’t elbow her and even tried to compromise with her.
22nd March 2017 12:03 PM
A WOMAN who was accused of ‘fat-shaming’ a fellow patron at a Brisbane Adele concert has denied the claim and slammed the...
22nd March 2017 12:03 PM
A SHOCKING number of people living on the Darling Downs are overweight or obese, giving the region the title as the fattest...
02nd Feb. 2017 10:02 AM
ALMOST half of Northern Rivers residents are overweight or obese - so it's time to do something about it.
03rd Sept. 2016 5:09 AM
BUDERIM residents and fitness experts Sharny and Julius Kieser have deliberately packed on the pounds so they can lose them...
16th Aug. 2016 3:08 PM
MARS food, the company behind Dolmio’s sauce, is to introduce a new label advising its consumers that some of its products...
16th April 2016 8:04 AM
HIGH portions, cheap upgrades, bursting with fat and sugar, eating almost anything these days is a hazard.
06th April 2016 2:04 PM
THE number of pet dogs in Queensland has quadrupled over the last 40 years with modern day pets well and truly considered a...
06th April 2016 1:04 PM
THE GOODNA dad was forced to make a drastic change to his lifestyle, when a combination of bad diet and no exercise...
04th Jan. 2016 5:01 AM
ONE DAY Ronda Smith was telling her daughter how active she had been as a teenager when her daughter said to her: “that’s...
29th Oct. 2015 5:10 AM
FAST food can make you depressed, less able to control your emotions - and cutting them out could improve your mood, new...
24th June 2015 9:06 AM
HAVING an understanding of the ways fat, sugar and salt are described on ingredients lists helps you make healthier food...
01st June 2015 11:06 AM
QUEENSLAND doctors believe health professionals can tackle the state’s obesity epidemic over the telephone.
20th May 2015 5:05 AM
IPSWICH has been identified as one of the fattest and laziest regions in Australia, according to a new health report.
06th May 2015 5:05 AM
Fitzroy region ranked fourth highest in the state and eighth highest nationally for obesity and physical inactivity
05th May 2015 5:05 AM
AN INTENSIVE six-month fat-fighting program that will turn tiny tubbies into lean, mean, growing machines starts in...
05th May 2015 5:05 AM
GIRLS as young as seven are worried about their weight and body image after being taunted by school-yard bullies and...
17th April 2015 5:04 AM
LETTER TO EDITOR: How much have media advertising, TV shows and clothing brands contributed to this eating...
04th March 2015 7:03 AM
SUNSHINE Coasters are the best of a fat bunch.
16th Jan. 2015 6:01 AM
SCIENTISTS are looking into whether our brains could instruct our bodies to burn more fat.
16th Jan. 2015 4:01 AM
ALTHOUGH about 65% of the Fraser Coast’s population is overweight or obese, we are not a fast food capital.
09th Dec. 2014 11:12 AM
CHRONICLE readers have reacted strongly to a note advising a woman to cover up because they didn't "appreciate fat people...
24th Nov. 2014 7:11 AM
OPINION: Apparently research indicates 11,276 men and 12,039 women on the Fraser Coast are obese. How did...
07th Nov. 2014 7:11 AM
GYMPIE is facing a fat attack, with more than 25,000 residents battling the bulge.
05th Nov. 2014 7:11 AM
THE Sunshine Coast is fast becoming the fat coast – more than 142,000 residents are fighting the flab.
04th Nov. 2014 10:11 AM
THREE-QUARTERS of people in Mackay and Townsville regions are overweight or obese.
01st Aug. 2014 6:08 AM
KOONGAL’S Joel Adams plonks himself in his doorway to reflect on a Rockhampton real estate agent’s decision to deny his...
11th June 2014 11:06 AM
NEWSTALK ZB journalist Rachel Smalley has issued a tearful apology after calling New Zealand women "heifers" and "lardos"...
03rd April 2014 6:04 AM
A DIET high in protein and low in carbohydrates could lead to a shorter lifespan, a ground-breaking study has found.
05th March 2014 10:03 AM
OPINION: In the battle against obesity, have we got it all wrong?
27th Feb. 2014 6:02 AM
WHEN it comes to sugar-laden beverages, Mackay-based nutritionist Penny Dawes says it’s best to avoid them altogether.
10th Jan. 2014 9:01 AM
OPINION: It was the year 1967 in downtown Chicago. A revolution in how we eat and the obesity crisis was...
23rd Oct. 2013 7:10 AM