Unhealthy Diets

I Hate "The Biggest Loser" And You Should Too

Nathane L Jackson | Posted 06.29.2016 | Canada Living
Nathane L Jackson

I cannot overstate my hatred of The Biggest Loser enough. My reasons are simple: The show is built around extremism; many featured trainers are downright abusive; and the long term impact of the show subjects participants and viewers to physical and mental damage that can permanently hinder their efforts to lose weight and live a healthier life. In every single way, it presents a broken and incorrect vision of weight loss.

10 Of The Most Popular And Strangest Diets Out There

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.17.2014 | Canada Living

Going through the most searched diets of 2013 on Google makes us wonder: Were Canadians super curious about how to lose weight, or were they just fasc...

5 Trendy Diets You Should Not Go Near

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 11.26.2013 | Canada Living

Diets involving gulping air rather than food, avoiding gluten like the plague, and replacing sensible meals with booze rank as some of the worst celeb...

Eating Cotton And 10 Other CRAZY Diet Fads

Everyday Health | Beth W. Orenstein | Posted 11.07.2013 | Canada Living

By Beth W. Orenstein, Everyday Health Over the centuries, people have tried some pretty crazy things in pursuit of weight loss, from chewing but n...

7 Unhealthy Foods Vegetarians Eat

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 09.20.2012 | Canada Living

Myth or fact: All vegetarians like to eat the vegetables the rest of us aren't eating. As it turns out, myth — a big one. Yes, eating soybean-bas...