Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxic > Health-in-Motion 22 June 2017 Does your attitude on social media correlate to your success at dieting? Does your attitude on social media correlate to your success at dieting? Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology in the USA believe so. They argue that they can predict someone’s dieting success or failure based on the words and phrases they use on Twitter with a 77 percent accuracy. Dieters who are likely to succeed employ optimistic language and focus on fitness and health related matters, whereas those more likely to fail tend to express anxiety, fear, unease and a generally negative disposition in their tweets. 0 More: Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxicHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Diet and nutrition Is canned or frozen produce bad for me? News Hand hygiene – how clean are your hands really? Parenting Could same-sex couples have babies with shared DNA? Study hints it's possible Medical Add asthma to list of possible causes of childhood obesity Medical Feeling down during spring? Blame your seasonal allergies News UP student wakes up from 11 week coma: ‘We’ve been surprised by how strong she is’ From our sponsors Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract Live healthier Gut health » Can't lose weight? Blame it on your gut Our nutrition experts weigh in on why gut health is such an important factor in weight loss, on World Obesity Day. Sleep better » Yes, there is such a thing as too much sleep A new study confirms that too little sleep can impair your brain, but interestingly, too much sleep is also a problem.