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07 June 2011

Yo-yo dieting better than obesity

Yo-yo dieters may be healthier and live longer than those who stay obese, a study has found.

Yo-yo dieters may be healthier and live longer than those who stay obese, a new Ohio University study has found.

Some experts argue that constantly shedding and regaining pounds can be harmful to health. The new research, presented at the annual meeting of the Endocrine Society in Boston, suggests, however, that yo-yo dieting is preferable to remaining obese and not dieting at all.

 
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