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  • Popular foods calorie counter and online calorie and nutrition databases.
  • Keep a food diary - the most powerful path to changing your diet.
  • See how many calories you need to reach your weight loss goal.
  • Browse our recipes, calorie count your own recipes.




Confessions of a Weight Loss Insider - 4 Stones Lost

Trudi's an insider. As she puts it, "I felt like a fraud. I worked for a weight loss company but couldn't put my money where my mouth was!" Her powerful story talks about the real life problems people face and how the Penny finally dropped for her

12 Real Health and Weight Loss Benefits of a Vegetarian Diet

A vegetarian diet helps people lose more weight and vegetarians live longer, healthier and slimmer - here's 12 science-backed reasons to give going veggie a go

Cook Once, Heat and Eat for a Month

How to enjoy a no-pressure cooking session on just one day and get fast, tasty and healthy meals to keep your diet on track for a whole month or more

7 Day Vegan Diet Plan

A week's worth of meals to help you lose weight on a vegan diet, or to mix in some great veggie variety. There's some great low calorie recipes in here for anyone getting a bit bored with the diet!

Recent Highlights

Real Life Ways to Reduce Calories [without dieting]

10 actionable tactics that will help you cut calories to lose weight without going on a diet - calorie counted so you can see how much difference each could make.

Get Ready to Bare Arms (and Shoulders)

This simple eight-minute workout will help you tone up those upper body wobbly bits in time for Christmas, have a go

33 Diets Reviewed by the Experts

From healthy to extreme and even downright daft WLR's dietitians and food experts provide in depth reviews of 33 popular diet plans in an easy to use A-Z format.

Quiz - Are You Ready to Lose Weight?

The right mindset is crucial when you want to lose weight. This quiz by dietitian Lyndel Costain will reveal how ready you are, and help you get mentally prepared and motivated.

Mindfulness Can Help Break Your Bad Habits

Many of us just have a few unhelpful habits that seem to sabotage our weight goals. The good news is that breaking habits doesn't necessarily have to involve iron willpower. Simply being curious about your habits and cravings can help you get to grips with them, here's how

Weight Loss and Diet Essentials

WLR's New Habits New Me Challenge

Helps you build the habits for sustainable weight loss. WLR's all about losing weight in a way that means you can keep it off.

How to Make the Best Start on Your Weight Loss Journey

Our practical guide to getting started will show you how to build the foundations for successful, effective weight loss that you can maintain over the long term.

Online Weight Loss Comparison Chart

We compare online weight loss and diet programmes: features, cost and service. Take a look to see what could be best for you

How Long Does it Take to Lose Weight?

Illustrated by the graphs of real people who have succesfully lost from 2-9 stones and maintained a loss.

Lose a Stone

Lose A Stone is a back-to-basics challenge to boost your motivation and get you losing weight at maximum efficiency with small, easy steps.

12 Delicious Weekly Diet Plans - all Calorie Counted

12 plans and counting, we add new ones regularly to keep it interesting. There's a starting point for everyone here, add a plan to your food diary and you can mix and match to your heart's content.

Goals and Results

Set a weight loss goal using flexible parameters personal to you. Charts and graphs show your progress.


Keep a calorie counted food diary, use your nutrition profile to make sure you maintain a healthy diet during your weight loss. Calorie count your favourite recipes.


Keep an online exercise diary and exercise plan. Access the Weight Loss Resources database to see how many calories you'll burn!

Members Forum

Share your weight loss experiences and diet tips with like-minded Weight Loss Resources members.