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Giant burger sets new world record


September 4th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Minnesota, Sept 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A casino near Carlton Minnesota has baked the world biggest cheese burger ever. The burger is 10 feet in diameter and weighs more than a ton. When ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Low-calorie diets good in long run: experts


August 27th, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Low-energy diets or short-spell diets which combine to less than 800 calories a day can have long term benefits, researchers said here Monday.Researchers at Britain-based ... Read more...

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Giving babies antibiotics could make them obese later


August 21st, 2012 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) Babies given antibiotics before they were six months were more likely to be overweight by the age of three, a British study has found.A study of ... Read more...

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Daily cup of coffee adds 4.5 kg to weight annually


August 21st, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) A daily cup of latte coffee can add around 4.5 kg (10 pounds) to your weight a year, British experts have warned.The boom in high-street coffee ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Man orders whopper with 1000 slices of cheese


July 16th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, July 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Japanese reporter amazed the world when he posted a video of him consuming whopper with 1,000 cheese slices. Mr. Sato, a reporter for Rocket News ... Read more...

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Jessica Pitti poses in Alexander McQueen inspired gummy bear dress


July 9th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In some bizarre news, a gown inspired by the designing great Alexander McQueen has been created and the shocking bit is that it is made entirely ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Miley Cyrus’ lean times


May 21st, 2012 - 7:46 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 21 (IANS) Miley Cyrus' friends think that she has taken her strict diet and exercise regime too far.The 19-year-old has lost a lot of weight in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chocolates may help you stay slim


March 27th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) People regularly eating chocolate tend to be thin, suggests a new study.The findings have been made from a study of nearly 1,000 people in the US ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Today is Shrove Tuesday


February 22nd, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shrove Tuesday is another name used for Fat Tuesday. The day marks the last day until the Christian ritual of Lenten. Several activities are used to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Definition: What are Paczkis?


February 21st, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Due to their similarities, Paczkis are often referred to as doughnuts and vice versa but there is a slight difference between the two. Over the years, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Customer gets a Heart Attack at the Heart Attack Grill


February 16th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Las Vegas, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man believed to be in his forties suffered heart attack when enjoying one of the signature high-calorie diets at the Heart Attack Grill in Las ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

I control my craving, says foodie Sonu Niigaam


January 4th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) Playback singer Sonu Niigaam, who still looks fit as a fiddle, admits that he is a foodie and if he wants he can easily gain ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Eat less, take coffee for better memory, thinner waistline


December 20th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) If you are one of those who always wished to have a strong memory power or remained worried due to increasing waistline, the solution lies in ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

An egg a day keeps unwanted calories at bay


December 11th, 2011 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 10 (IANS) While an apple a day is known for keeping the doctor away, researchers suggest going to work on an egg everyday could be the best way ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Food in small packets make people eat more


October 28th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 28 (IANS) People tend to eat more of a particular food item when it comes in small packs rather than regular sizes, especially when it comes to chocolates ... Read more...

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Dr Oz Convinces Paula Dean to Stop Smoking, Cook Healthier


October 12th, 2011 - 4:14 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Famous Southern cooking sensation Paula Dean was a guest star on today's episode of 'The Dr Oz Show'. Dr Oz had issued the Southern Belle form Georgia a ... Read more...

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Dr Oz: Five Habits Which Make You Fat


October 5th, 2011 - 5:01 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On today's 'Dr Oz Show', the doctor focused on habits which many people have which keep them from losing weight. These bad habits must be recognized, and stopped ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Statham maintains food diary


September 18th, 2011 - 6:05 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 18 (IANS) Hollywood actor Jason Statham has started keeping a food diary to monitor his calorie intake.The 44-year-old actor, who is famed for his muscular physique, never used ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Socialising with friends can help you slim


September 7th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 7 (IANS) A busy social life with lots of friends could be helpful in being slimmer than spending hours on a treadmill, scientists have found.According to scientists, who ... Read more...

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Study reveals that jogging helps in losing belly fat


August 31st, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new research has concluded that jogging is effective in losing belly fat. The researchers rated jogging ahead of weightlifting with regards to losing weight. The ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Renee Zellweger might do another Bridget Jones movie


August 16th, 2011 - 12:22 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hollywood, August 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Renee Zellweger is making a comeback to her role as Bridget Jones. The last time that the actress played the role, she had to put on more ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

New gadget reminds you of extra calories


August 3rd, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 3 (IANS) Now all your mindless munching can soon come to a halt with Bite Counter, a gadget to remind you of the number of bites you intake, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Fat people can’t get slim


July 25th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) If you are fat, you can't get slim, say experts.Scientists have confirmed that the majority of overweight people who try to lose weight either by cutting ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Eating location, food source determine childhood obesity


July 25th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 25 (IANS) Food eaten outside the home, as well as fast food eaten at home, are fuelling an increase in calorie intake and obesity among children, a study ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Russell on weight loss spree


July 12th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) Actor Russell Crowe is trying to lose weight by following a tough diet and exercise regime."First ride in quite some time. Sore legs, sore ass, ... Read more...

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Burger weighing 777 pounds sets new record


July 5th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alameda, July 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new record for the biggest hamburger has been entered into the Guinness Book of Records. The new burger weighs 777 pounds. The previous record holder ... Read more...

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Heidi Montag says she works out 14 hours a day


June 21st, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heidi Montag has told the US Weekly magazine that she spent 14 hours daily at the gym for two months in a bid to get in ... Read more...

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Study blasts the idea of giving energy drinks to kids


May 31st, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study says water and not energy drink should be given to sporty children. Energy drinks are mainly used by sports personalities to replace the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Penelope Cruz sings praises of motherhood


May 12th, 2011 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 12 (IANS/EFE) Spanish actress Penelope Cruz said in an interview given to the French magazine Gala that being a mother is the best thing that has happened in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Study reveals that prolonged bottle feeding increases obesity risk in children


May 6th, 2011 - 1:07 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has concluded that prolonged bottle feeding in infants increases obesity risk. The study says that if an infant continues to breastfeed up to ... Read more...

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Toddlers given milk at bedtime likelier to become obese


May 5th, 2011 - 11:21 am ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): A new research has suggested that toddlers given milk at bedtime are far more likely to be overweight when they are older.US researchers who followed almost 7,000 children ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Caffeine, technology ruining teens’ sleep patterns


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): Researchers have for decades been studying the effect of increasing use of media at night and its impact on adolescent sleep time.Now, a new study has for ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Spanish gym offers nude exercise sessions to win back business


April 27th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 27 (ANI): A struggling gym in northern Spain has launched nudist workout sessions in a bid to win back customers.Liberal-minded customers in the northern town of Arrigorriaga are invited to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Know your diet personality type to cut your flab


April 18th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): Wondering how to lose weight after eating calorie-laden food? Help is at hand.A new research from WeightWatchers UK has revealed that there are seven diet personality types and ... Read more...

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Diet and exercise ‘more effective for weight loss when combined’


April 15th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 15 (ANI): A new study has found that diet and exercise are most effective for weight loss when done together as compared to either strategy alone.The majority of women ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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