Tag Archives: Weight

Weight Loss & Acute Porphyria

Being overweight is a particular problem in patients with one of the acute porphyrias because reducing the intakes of carbohydrate and energy in an effort to lose weight can worsen these diseases. Severe acute attacks have occurred in patients who attempted to lose weight rapidly with very low energy diets. Patients with acute Porphyria should… Read More »

Study Says Eating This Food Before Bed Can Help You Lose Weight

There’s a few different approaches floating around when it comes to what to eat (and if, at all) before bed. Some people swear by intermittent fasting, whilst others couldn’t imagine a night without enjoying something sweet after dinner. Then there’s the fact that late night snacking could indicate that you’re not eating enough during the day (or not… Read More »