While these new findings are good news for people who are obese, experts say a healthy lifestyle should always be explored in the first instance. Photo: Alamy

Lose weight by eating rice? Consuming more of the whole grain could help reduce global obesity levels, study finds

  • A modest increase in rice consumption of 50g per day per person could reduce the prevalence of obesity by one per cent, study found
  • Researchers also found that gel capsules that part-fill the stomach before a meal may help people lose weight and keep it off
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While these new findings are good news for people who are obese, experts say a healthy lifestyle should always be explored in the first instance. Photo: Alamy
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