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Reducing salt in crisps, yet keeping it tasty


February 19th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 19 (IANS) Food scientists have found a way of reducing salt content in crisps without compromising taste. Ian Fisk, lecturer of food sciences at the University of Nottingham, ... Read more...

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Eat quality food to lose weight


June 23rd, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) There is a simple way to stay slim. Eat quality food instead of worrying about the amount of food you eat, say experts.Consuming bigger amounts of ... Read more...

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Recycled cereal boxes pose no health risk, says UK food safety watchdog


March 9th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): A UK food safety watchdog has said that the recycled cardboard boxes used for foods, such as breakfast cereals, pose no health risk.The Food Standards Agency (FSA) ... Read more...

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How toasts and croissants speed up ageing


November 24th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 24 (ANI): The next time you eat that crispy toast in the breakfast, better think again, as scientists have suggested that these toasts could be fast-tracking ageing and chronic disease.Josephine ... Read more...

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Gwyneth Paltrow’s fitness secret - detox


November 22nd, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed that she follow a radical detox plan simply called Clean to keep herself fit."I have turned many of my friends on to this programme ... Read more...

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Consuming junk food ‘harms brain health’


October 27th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 27 (ANI): Apart from being responsible for the flab on body, processed food also harms behaviour and emotional health of children, suggests a new study.The Telethon Institute for Child Health ... Read more...

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‘Forbidden’ black rice could be greatest ’superfood’


August 27th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug 27 (ANI): Black rice, regularly used in China but uncommon in the West, could be one of the healthiest foods, say experts.According to the scientists, the cereal is low in ... Read more...

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Black rice is the new cancer-fighting superfood (Lead)


August 27th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) Black rice, revered in ancient China, could be the greatest 'superfood'. Low in sugar, the grain is packed with healthy fibre and plant compounds that combat heart disease ... Read more...

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‘Forbidden’ black rice more nutritious than superfoods


August 27th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) A spoonful of black rice has greater nutritive value than blueberries and blackberries, touted as superfoods. It is occasionally known as the "Forbidden Rice" because Chinese nobles forbade ... Read more...

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How much vitamin D do you actually need?


June 19th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Scientists have developed a model that predicts an individual's vitamin D needs.It has been known since the early 20th century that our bodies are stimulated to make vitamin ... Read more...

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How much of vitamin D do you really need?


June 19th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washingtonr, June 19 (IANS) Your skin tone and the amount of sunshine you receive besides what foods you eat, all this can influence the amount of vitamin D that your body has ... Read more...

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Spaniards dining out less during recession: Study


November 3rd, 2009 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Nov 3 (EFE) Amid the worst recession in decades, Spaniards are cooking much more at home instead of frequently going out to restaurants, according to a new study. The head of business ... Read more...

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Soon, ‘booster broccoli’ to keep diseases at bay, control weight


September 21st, 2009 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, September 21 (ANI): Scientists hope that the harvesting of what they call 'booster broccoli'-containing more vitamins and nutrients than other vegetables-will soon begin.Bred from strains of the vegetable naturally high ... Read more...

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Popcorn is very good for your health


August 20th, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) Dismissed as a snack, popcorn and other whole grain cereals, including popular breakfast cereals, contain "surprisingly large" amounts of polyphenol, a type of anti-oxidant linked to lower risk ... Read more...

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Popcorn may help keep heart disease, cancer at bay


August 19th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): Eating a bowl of popcorn while watching movies could give your health a boost, according to a new research.Scientists have found that snack foods like popcorn and many ... Read more...

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Sweet tooth leads to more diabetics in Malaysia


July 29th, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, July 29 (IANS) An average Malaysian eats the equivalent of 26 teaspoons of sugar a day. Doctors say this is leading to a rise in the number of diabetics in ... Read more...

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New super cereal can help fight obesity, cancer


May 25th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 25 (ANI): A new study has shown that soy cereal, developed by a professor of food and nutrition, not only helps tackle obesity but cut cancer risk also.Soo-Yeun Lee, a ... Read more...

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Well-planned vegetarian, vegan diets beneficial for pregnant mums


March 3rd, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Expectant mothers should have well-planned vegetarian and vegan diets for healthful pregnancies, say experts.According to the American Dietetic Association, "well-planned vegan and other types of vegetarian diets ... Read more...

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Domino Pizza sponsorship of Simpsons violates anti-junk food guidelines


February 24th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 24 (ANI): Domino Pizza''s sponsorship of the cartoon series The Simpsons has broken strict guidelines against junk food companies advertising on television for the first time since they were ... Read more...

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Two bowls of cereal a day can help lose weight


February 17th, 2009 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Tried everything, from long walks to Atkins diet, but still not able to squeeze into your college pants? Well, take heart, for it has been claimed that ... Read more...

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Salty soups ”up cancer risk”


January 31st, 2009 - 11:01 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): People who regularly eat soup could be raising their risk of stomach cancer, warns a new study.According to Dr Rachel Thompson, science programme manager for the World ... Read more...

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Secret to healthy long life revealed


January 13th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Eating the correct food, kicking the butt and getting enough exercise are the keys to a long healthy life, says a new report.The British Nutrition Foundations Healthy ... Read more...

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Diet rich in nuts, beans and lentils helps control diabetes


December 17th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): A diet rich in nuts, beans and lentils have been found effective in lowering blood sugar levels in people with Type 2 diabetes, according to a new ... Read more...

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Mother’s high-energy diet ensures birth of boys: study


April 23rd, 2008 - 7:39 pm ICT by admin
London, April 23 (IANS) Researchers have stumbled upon evidence that clearly establishes a link between a child's gender and the mother's high-energy diet. The findings may help explain the falling birth rate ... Read more...

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Mums high calorie diet boosts baby boy chances


April 23rd, 2008 - 12:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): Eating a high calorie diet around the time of conception increases the chances of the baby being a born, finds a new study by researchers at the ... Read more...

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Himalaya International launches four products


March 12th, 2008 - 11:45 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Food processing company Himalya International Ltd has entered the domestic food market with the launch of four brands - Himalya Fresh, American Harvest, Bufalabella and Uno Italiano. These ... Read more...

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India’s populist budget cuts taxes, hikes social sector spending


February 29th, 2008 - 6:43 pm ICT by admin
(Second Lead)New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) Presenting a Rs. 750,884 crore ($185 billion) election budget with massive allocations for social sectors and a blanket loan waiver for farmers, India's Finance Minister P. ... Read more...

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Chemical in fried, roasted or grilled food may double cancer risk in women


December 3rd, 2007 - 1:22 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 3 (ANI): A new study at the University of Maastricht has found that a common chemical called acrylamide caused by frying, roasting or grilling a food substance can double the ... Read more...

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Sunbathing may slow down ageing by up to five years


November 14th, 2007 - 10:16 am ICT by admin
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Eating whole-grain breakfast cereals may lower heart failure risk for men


November 14th, 2007 - 2:41 am ICT by admin
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