Eating protein for breakfast will keep you slim: Scientists say going to work on an egg will stop you snacking at night

Eating protein for breakfast will keep you slim: Scientists say going to work on an egg will stop you snacking at night60 per cent of American young people skip 'most important meal of day'But experts say breakfast of egg and beef could hold the key to slimmingIt is hoped the findings could solve America's soaring obesity crisesThere are more than 25 million overweight or obese young adults in the U.S By Amanda Williams PUBLISHED: 10:23 GMT, 27 March 2013 | UPDATED: 14:15 GMT, 1 April 2013 Going to work on a high protein breakfast of eggs and steak could help you stay slim A high protein breakfast of eggs and steak could help you stay slim and stop dieters snacking at night, scientists say.

High cholesterol: could a daily slice of watermelon help?

How watermelon could prevent heart attacks AND weight gain Daily slice could halve the build-up of 'bad' cholesterolIt could also help prevent weight gain | UPDATED: 11:01 GMT, 4 October 2012 Enlarge Could watermelon the key to lowering cholesterol A daily slice of watermelon could help prevent heart disease by halting the build-up of harmful cholesterol, new research shows.

How an apple a day could keep the cardiologist away – by lowering "bad" cholesterol

How an apple a day could keep the cardiologist away – by lowering 'bad' cholesterol Daily fruit lowered 'bad' cholesterol in the blood by 40% in middle-aged adults Apples were found to be more effective than a supplement containing an antioxidant found in the fruit PUBLISHED: 08:40 GMT, 3 October 2012 | UPDATED: 09:15 GMT, 3 October 2012 A new study suggests that eating apples each day could significantly improve the heart health of middle-aged adults in just one month.

Prostate cancer patients who take extra calcium "could be making their condition worse"

Prostate cancer patients who take extra calcium 'could be making their condition worse' | UPDATED: 07:18 GMT, 8 August 2012 Prostate cancer sufferers who take calcium supplements to protect against bone loss caused by treatment could be making their condition worse, warn researchers.

How just two apples a day could cut the risk of heart disease

How just two apples a day could cut the risk of heart disease The beneficial effect of eating apples was seen within three months | UPDATED: 11:29 GMT, 26 July 2012 The beneficial effects of eating two apples a day were seen within three months Just two apples a day could help protect women against heart disease by cutting their cholesterol levels, according to new research.

A glass of wine a day "protects women against brittle bones"

Good news for drinkers! A glass of wine a day 'protects women against brittle bones' Bones or regular female drinkers grew weaker after they stopped drinking for two weeksHowever, bone density increased a day after they resumed drinking | UPDATED: 13:10 GMT, 11 July 2012 Tipple: A glass or two in the evening has a beneficial effect on bone density, researchers say Having one or two glasses of wine a day protects women against brittle bone disease, scientists believe.

No good for your heart: Good cholesterol doesn"t lower cardiac arrest risk

'Good' cholesterol is not so great for you as study finds it doesn't lower heart attack risk | UPDATED: 15:50 GMT, 17 May 2012 Have a balanced meal to cut down on bad cholesterol We all know lowering 'bad cholesterol' – known as Low-Density Lipoprotein or LDL – helps the heart.

Shot in the arm for fight against heart attacks: The fortnightly jab that could unclog your arteries

Shot in the arm for fight against heart attacks: The fortnightly jab that could unclog your arteries | UPDATED: 21:43 GMT, 7 May 2012 Sharp research: A new drug administered as a fortnightly jab could cut 'bad' cholesterol levels, say scientists A fortnightly jab that slashes levels of ‘bad’ cholesterol could dramatically reduce the death toll from heart attacks and strokes.