Avocado diet "triples chance of success" for couples undergoing IVF

Avocado diet 'triples chance of success' for couples undergoing IVF | UPDATED: 06:59 GMT, 4 July 2012 The study says Mediterranean foods like avocado can enhance fertility Eating avocados and dressing salads with olive oil could help women trying to have a baby through IVF, researchers claim.

Don"t bother counting calories – it will keep you as slim as the French

Don't bother counting calories – it will keep you as slim as the French | UPDATED: 16:19 GMT, 24 April 2012 Oscar-winning actress Marion Cotillard lives up to the 'thin French woman' stereotype At first it seems like a paradox on our plate – a study has found the French adopt a shoulder-shrugging attitude to reading nutrition labels on food while Americans scrutinise the calorie content.

Chocolate, wine and TV sitcoms: New diet guide reveals the most unlikely weight-loss tips

Chocolate, wine and TV sitcoms: New diet guide reveals the most unlikely weight-loss tips | UPDATED: 23:02 GMT, 21 March 2012 Women's websites and fitness magazines constantly bombard readers with tips on how to lose weight and keep it off forever but often the advice is intimidating or repetitious.