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Category Archives: weight loss

Shady online stores that doctor their store photos

Dietpilluniverse.com is a website that advertises on Google whenever somebody searches for “weight loss”.  The main page of the site is very similar to the fake review format found on affiliate sites (they are not an affiliate as they sell their products directly).  Its about page shows the following image:
However, running Google Street View on [...]

What science has to say about weight loss

If you have the time and inclination, you can use Google Scholar to search academic literature on weight loss.  Here is my quick and dirty take on the literature out there.
For most people, it really is about eating less calories
Historically, a problem with diet research is that the researchers weren’t able to track what the [...]