Diet Pills

Mother Of Student Who Died After Taking Diet Pills Speaks Out

PA | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Parents

The mother of a student who died after taking toxic "diet pills" has called for a clampdown on websites selling potentially deadly drugs. Speaking ...

Mother's Emotional Plea After Daughter Accidentally Overdoses On Toxic 'Diet Pills'

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A mother has spoken out after her daughter died from an accidental overdose of "diet pills" thought to contain high quantities of an illegal substance...

This Smartphone-Controlled Pill Could Help Curb Obesity

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

It's no secret that Britain - and, in fact, the rest of the western world - is experiencing something of an obesity epidemic. It is estimated that...

Warning Issued Over 'Diet Pills' Linked To Student's Death

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Last month, Eloise Aimee Parry, a 21-year-old student from Shropshire, died after taking "diet pills" she purchased on the internet. Now, Interpol...

Diet Pills Are the Devils Candy - My Tribute to Eloise Parry

Antonia Mariconda | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Antonia Mariconda

I myself, and I'm sure many women reading this, can empathise with what seems like relentless societal pressure to be slim, and losing weight can often seem like an insurmountable task.

Eloise Aimee Parry, 21, Dies From Taking 'Diet Pills': What Is Dinitrophenol (DNP)?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Eloise Aimee Parry, a 21-year-old student, has died after taking "diet pills" she purchased on the internet. On 12 April, Parry passed away in hosp...

Two Internet Diet Pills Were Enough To Kill Her - Eloise Aimee Parry Took 8

PA/ Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.04.2015 | UK

A 21-year-old woman has died after taking "diet pills" thought to contain a highly toxic chemical. West Mercia Police said Eloise Aimee Parry died ...

When Did We Become a Nation of Quick Fix Fanatics?

Rivkie Baum | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rivkie Baum

The latest in quick fix diets, this pill, once swallowed and inflated is the latest mini gastric balloon. It's being hailed as a miracle pill - but really isn't it just vanity gone mad? The pill is designed for people a stone overweight. You know, the kind of people who could tweak their diet a bit and maybe hit the gym for an extra day a week in order to lose 'that' stone.

Diet Pills Made This Glamour Model Close To Death

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The shocking story of a glamour model whose diet pill consumption almost killed her, is a wake-up call for any of us who are seduced by the seeming pe...

The 'Wonder' Diet Pill That Won't Make You Sick

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

A 'wonder' diet pill that promises to suppress appetite without causing nasty side effects, has been developed by scientists. The new drug, OAP-189...

The Dangers Of Herbal Slimming Aids | Posted 12.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle

People are being warned against buying "dangerous" herbal slimming aids online....