The Prime Minister seems to be serious about his mission to shed the pounds, even managing to lift a few sets of weights on a visit to a gym today.
MP Jamie Stone has challenged Boris Johnson to a "£5 for 5lb" bet, after the prime minister encouraged the nation to lose weight.
Boris Johnson is leading a campaign to urge Britons to lose weight and improve their health.
A Scottish dietitian and a Slimming World consultant talk us through lockdown eating habits and and what we can do to keep our weight healthy.
The key to successful weight loss for men is women when they live with a female partner, according to a new study by Aberdeen University researchers.
A north-east woman is hoping to inspire others after shedding 13 stone in three years.
A north-east woman shed two stone – in time to walk up the aisle.
Researchers in Aberdeen are looking for volunteers to take part in a new weight loss study.
Stephen Fry has said he feels “relieved” after shedding more than five stone since April.
A woman has reached her goal of losing five stones, becoming a slimming group coach – and running the London Marathon.
A loyal Dons fan is hoping to hit the back of the net for a second time when she takes part in a 10k race.
Children as young as four see overweight people in a negative light, while those aged six and over use words such as “greedy”, research suggests.
A north-east woman has been given a new lease of life shedding more than six stone in just a year – thanks to a weight-loss workshop.
A popular weight loss group has suspended all its north-east classes.
A popular weight loss group has suspended all its north-east classes and will not be refunding its membership passes.
An Aberdeen woman has told how she dropped five dress sizes after battling with her weight for years.
Kerry Katona has stunned her fans by sharing before and after pictures showing her startling weight loss.
Four Aberdeen friends have helped inspire each other to lose an incredible 26 stone combined.
Kelly Barron was beside herself with happiness when daughter Lauren announced her plans to marry fiance Kris Taylor in the summer of 2018.
Paddy McGuinness has stunned fans by sharing a before and after picture of his body transformation.
A north-east woman has reached the semi-finals of a national slimming competition.
A north-east mum is encouraging people to take up sport after playing hockey helped her lose an amazing five-and-a-half stone.
A weight-loss pill has been hailed as a potential “holy grail” in the fight against obesity after a major study showed it did not increase the risk of serious heart problems.
Two weight loss groups have made a donation to a foodbank after losing almost 26stone in one month.
An HGV driver has celebrated losing more than 11 stone in a year by bagging as many Munros as possible.
It might be seen as oversharing by some, but a new study suggests documenting weight loss on social media might help people achieve their goals.
Black tea has been found to alter gut bacteria to promote weight loss and other health benefits.
Exercising regularly and eating healthily but still not losing weight? Maybe a thorough analysis of your poo is what you need – at least according to scientists.
A Mexican man, believed to be the most obese living in the country, had shed over 100kg as part of a new weight loss regime. Juan Pedro Franco Salas hopes to lose enough weight of his original 595kg frame to enable him to undergo a gastric bypass operation.
A woman who lost half her body weight in less than 18 months has spoken about her weight loss journey to inspire others.