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  • Gillham

    One patient's a weight off my mind Subscription

    21 Jul 2014 By Gillham

    Dr Tom Gillham gets a surprise when one of his patients loses enough weight to come off the diabetic register and stop his anti-hypertensive medication

  • clinnews

    Advice from health professionals increases motivation to lose weight in obese patients Subscription

    06 Nov 2013 By Pulse Clinical Team

    Motivation to lose weight and weight loss is greater in overweight adults when they have received health professional advice on weight loss, suggests a recent UK study

  • ramscar

    Bet my career on your dodgy diet plan? I don't think so Subscription

    12 Apr 2013 By Nicholas Ramscar

    A woman who wants to do a six-month liquid diet leaves Dr Ramscar wondering what GP would accept such a risk

  • gpstobe2012

    We never repent of having eaten too little Subscription

    15 Oct 2012 By GPs To Be

    After six weeks of the 5:2 diet, Dr Michael Mosley lost well over a stone in weight and significantly lowered his cholesterol levels. Despite his initial scepticism, he seemed encouraged by the results he saw personally, as well as the clinical outcomes from animal model trials in the US, and as such I felt swayed enough to try the 5:2 diet for myself.