Behind the hype: Weight loss diets - Digital only

To assist health professionals and other sector workers decipher fact from fiction, Te Hiringa Hauora/Health Promotion Agency is undertaking factual reviews of topical issues.  These two-page information sheets contain evidence-based advice to help you provide clear consistent information to consumers.

Many of the latest diet trends promise fast and easy weight loss. This information sheet provides a list of ‘red-flag’ diet characteristics to avoid and gives evidence-based advice on what to tell people wanting to lose weight. 

This resource is for digital download only, please bear in mind we are in the middle of making changes on our website and this a momentary fix. 

View Behind the hype: Weight loss diets in pdf.