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Kelly Brook launches her 2013 Calendar


September 12th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kelly Brook is good at making poses for photos and she must be proud of the results from her recent shootout session. She has the perfect ... Read more...

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I’ve accepted my curves and hips: Watson


September 4th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 4 (IANS) "Harry Potter" actress Emma Watson admits that she doesn't have a perfect body shape and says that it doesn't bother her much.The 22-year-old wanted to have ... Read more...

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Nicole Eggert engages in battle of the baby weight


August 1st, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nicole Eggert has been known to have the most enviable figure and this was evident from 1992 to 1994. Her body shape was inspiring to many ... Read more...

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Anne Hathaway plans to wed next year


July 24th, 2012 - 3:51 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 24 (IANS) Actress Anne Hathaway is planning to get married to partner Adam Shulman next year.The 29-year-old, who got engaged November last year after three years ... Read more...

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Fossil skeleton of prehistoric penguin reconstructed


March 1st, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) Scientists have reconstructed the fossil skeleton of a giant prehistoric penguin that stood over four feet tall, The Sun reported Thursday.The 26 million-year-old bird dubbed Kairuku ... Read more...

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Diana Hayden to launch fitness book


March 1st, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Model-turned-actress Diana Hayden is set to launch her own book "A Beautiful Truth", which will offer tips for perfect grooming."The 250-page book is all about ... Read more...

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Drawing on research to teach art of flirting


September 18th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 18 (IANS) Experts will help men and women harness their animal magnestism, drawing on research into different flirting techniques worldwide, under an initiative of London's Natural History Museum.The ... Read more...

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Beyonce inspired Kimberley Walsh


August 14th, 2011 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 14 (IANS) Kimberley Walsh learned to love her curvy frame after being inspired by Beyonce Knowles.The "Girls Aloud" singer used to hate her body shape but when ... Read more...

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Women could be endangering careers with weight worries


July 21st, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Conducted by Dove, the survey of 445 women found almost a sixth of women saying their lack of confidence due to their body shape impacts their working life.Nearly half of the ... Read more...

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Better body image helps weight loss


July 18th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) Improving body image helps in weight loss programs based on diet and exercise.Obesity is known to increase the risk of diabetes and heart disease and can ... Read more...

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Knowles, Berry inspires Kimberley Walsh


May 24th, 2011 - 5:06 am ICT by IANS
London, May 24 (IANS) Singer Kimberley Walsh says that while dressing up she is inspired by curvy women like Beyonce Knowles and Halle Berry."I guess I tend to look ... Read more...

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Diana Hayden returns with beauty book, launch in September


May 11th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Fancy some beauty tips from former beauty queen Diana Hayden? She is to luanch her book "A Beautiful Truth" in Septemeber and says it kept ... Read more...

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Scherzinger comes to terms with natural body shape


May 9th, 2011 - 5:59 am ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Singer Nicole Scherzinger says her weight often fluctuates and that she has now come to terms with her natural body shape."I've grown as a woman to ... Read more...

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A model who doesn’t follow fashion trends


April 20th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 20 (IANS) Model Erin O' Connor has revealed that she doesn't like to follow fashion trends because they bring out people's insecurities.The 33-year-old model prefers to stick to ... Read more...

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I’m in the best shape of my life, says Gwyneth Paltrow


April 16th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 16 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed the secret behind her 'good body' shape in an interview."I never thought that I'd be considered to have a good body. I ... Read more...

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Thin-ideal images ‘make women feel better about their bodies, but not for long’


April 13th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 13 (ANI): When college-age women looked at magazines that only included images of women with thin, idealized body types for five straight days, their own body satisfaction improved, according to ... Read more...

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Kids as young as 6 hospitalised with anorexia, bulimia


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 2 (ANI): A new study has found that children as young as six have been hospitalised after suffering the effects of anorexia and other eating disorders in the UK and ... Read more...

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A third of UK women wiling to trade a year of life for perfect body


March 31st, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 31 (ANI): A new UK research has found that a third of women would trade in at least a year of their life to achieve their ideal body shape and ... Read more...

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Why people read magazines featuring ‘ideal’ bodies


March 16th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 16 (IANS) New research reveals why people read fitness and fashion magazines featuring photos of reed thin or muscular models whose appearance highlight the readers' own flaws.People who ... Read more...

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Here’s why people read magazines that feature envy-inducing models


March 15th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 15 (ANI): A new study has found why people read fitness and fashion magazines that feature photos of impossibly thin or muscular models that highlight the readers' own flaws.Many previous ... Read more...

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As far as evolution goes ‘bigger really is better’, says study


March 8th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): A new study has claimed that as far as evolution goes, 'bigger really is the better'.Organisms with bigger bodies or faster growth rates tend to live longer, mate ... Read more...

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Now women’s body shape to be classed as Da Vinci, Rembrandt or Rubens


March 8th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 8 (ANI): A study has recommended that women's body shape should no longer be compared to pieces of fruit, but should instead be classed according to the work of iconic ... Read more...

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97pc of women have at least one ‘I hate my body’ moment daily


February 23rd, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Almost every woman has felt insecure about her body at some point in her life. But a new survey has revealed that it happens much more than one ... Read more...

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Modern women not as shapely as they would like to think


February 21st, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (IANS) Almost half of British women mistakenly believe their figures match the ideal body shape desired by men. About 3,000 women were asked which fruit or vegetable best ... Read more...

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Half of modern Brit women are not as shapely as they would like to think


February 19th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): A survey has found that almost half of British women mistakenly believe they have figures that match the ideal body shape desired by men.About 3,000 women were ... Read more...

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Sofia Vergara digitally slimmed for new ’skinny’ Pepsi ad?


February 19th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): It appears curvy actress Sofia Vergara has been digitally slimmed in a new Pepsi ad for a diet soda in a "skinny" can.In the ad, Vergara, 38, appears ... Read more...

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Halliwell understands woman’s body


February 10th, 2011 - 8:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 10 (IANS) Singer Geri Halliwell believes it is important for women of all body shapes to feel comfortable in a bikini, because she knows what it is like to ... Read more...

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Why women’s breasts seem to be getting bigger


January 27th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): As women in Britain welcome the arrival of the L-cup bra by Bravissimo, a lingerie label for larger sized breasts, one tends to wonder - what is it ... Read more...

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Secondhand TV exposure equally harmful for kids: Study


January 7th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): Just switching off the TV set may not you help keep your kids away from negative influence of the idiot-box, as indirect media exposure, i.e., having friends who ... Read more...

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Study reveals ‘multiple species of catfish despite same colours, patterns’


January 6th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): A new study has revealed that although catfish communities of South American contain almost identically coloured and patterned fish, they may be home to three or more different ... Read more...

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The Basic Six Must Haves In Your Wardrobe


December 21st, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
So what are the five basic things that a modern woman should have in her wardrobe? Well to begin with it is extremely important to invest in some very decent pair ... Read more...

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A quarter of overweight women think they’re normal


November 23rd, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) A quarter of obese women don't think they have a weight problem at all, a study shows.Young mothers are particularly at risk of obesity, but fail to recognise ... Read more...

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Why snakes don’t need wings to fly


November 23rd, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that some species of snake can stay airborne for up to 79 feet.The acrobatic arboreal snakes, all in the genus Chrysopelea, use what's known as ... Read more...

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Women’s derrieres have evolved from pear bums to tomatoes


November 14th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 14 (ANI): A new study has claimed that women have created a whole new bum shape, the tomato, which is a lot juicier and plumper than the old pear-shaped ... Read more...

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Lack of vitamin D leads to ‘chubbier kids, faster weight gain’


November 9th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 9 (ANI): A study by the University of Michigan has revealed that kids who are deficient in vitamin D accumulated fat around the waist and gained weight more rapidly than ... Read more...

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