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Junk food saves teen’s life from fatal liver disease


February 13th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) A teenager who gorged on chocolates and junk food is on the road to recovery from a dreaded liver disease that could have killed her, says ... Read more...

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Eating in front of TV drives snacking


May 15th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 15 (IANS) Eating while watching TV can cause you to gorge on more snacks. The findings suggest that having formal meals at a table rather than grabbing food ... Read more...

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Burger King launches ‘1160-calorie Meat Monster’ in Japan


April 13th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 13 (ANI): A burger that clocks in at a gut-busting 1160 calories is the newest creation by Burger King and has been launched in Japan.'Meat Monster' is made up of ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton’s pre-wedding diet revealed - bags of sweets!


March 14th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): With only weeks to go before the big day, most brides subject themselves to strict pre-wedding diet to ensure they look their best - but not Kate ... Read more...

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Denise Van Outen gives Vanilla Ice a waxing to raise money for charity


March 11th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): Actress Denise Van Outen was seen giving rapper Vanilla Ice a waxing to raise money for Red Nose Day.Van Outen, 36, got busy with the wax strips as ... Read more...

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Eating while watching TV ‘can cause hunger later on’


January 24th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): A new research has found that eating while watching TV can cause hunger later on, which could make one more likely to indulge in late-night snacks.The study ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Less salty foods cut down heart disease by a fifth


November 2nd, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) Heart disease could be cut by almost a fifth if food companies were banned from adding too much salt to their products.A major study has found such ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Cut salt from your diet ‘to prevent heart disease’


November 2nd, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 02 (ANI): A new research has shown that heart disease could be cut by almost a fifth if food companies were banned from adding too much salt to their products.A ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Health-conscious Brits ditching chocolates, crisps for nuts


October 21st, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, 0ct 21 (ANI): Britons are opting for a more nutritious diet with nuts, seeds and dried fruit instead of crisps and chocolate.The trend for healthy eating has sent sales soaring ... Read more...

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Why airplane food tastes so bland


October 15th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 15 (ANI): Ever wondered why food in airplanes always tastes so bland? Now, a new study at the University of Manchester tells you why.The level of background noise affects both ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lady Gaga’s dieting ‘put her in hospital 6 times’


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 3 (ANI): Pop star Lady Gaga was hospitalized six times last year because of her yo-yo dieting, claimed the star's ex-tour manager.The claims emerged in new book Poker Face: The ... Read more...

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Lionel Richie smashes glass window to grab Gary Lineker’s crisps in new ad


August 25th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): Don't panic if you see Lionel Richie hurtling through a glass window in a frenzied attempt to steal a packet of Walkers crisps from Gary Lineker, for it ... Read more...

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4 in 5 Britons carry on eating even when they are full


August 12th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 12 (ANI): 'Finish what's on your plate' doesn't seem like such a great idea anymore, especially if you are full. In fact, the very same rule could be making us ... Read more...

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50 pct of young girls feel guilty about what they eat


August 10th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 10 (ANI): Around four in every ten young girls feel guilty about what they eat, a research has found.Many young girls feel guilty about what they eat against a background ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Elle Macpherson says the secret to her good looks is make-up and genes


July 28th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): Super model Elle Macpherson has revealed that the secret to her good looks is a canny use of cosmetics.The 47-year-old, new host of television show 'Britain's Next ... Read more...

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Chicken baguettes key to beating Tsonga, feels Murray


June 30th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): British tennis ace Andy Murray believes chicken baguettes could the key weapon to help him knockout French rival Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.The 23-year-old has been scoffing two of the ... Read more...

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Celebs reveal their bikini bod secrets


June 29th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 29 (ANI): While we struggle to get a sizzling bikini body, celebrities seem to do it without putting in too much effort.Here are some of the secrets that stars ... Read more...

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Chefs are UK’s ‘Unhealthiest Workers’


December 24th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24 (ANI): Chefs are the unhealthiest workers in the UK, according to a new study.The study of 3,000 workers by healthcare cash plan provider Medicash found that chefs smoked the ... Read more...

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Calorie counts used as basis of diet plans may be wrong


November 14th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 14 (ANI): Calorie guidelines followed by Britons to date have all been deemed incorrect in a new research.Weight conscious individuals, who religiously stick to the advised 2,000 calories a day ... Read more...

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Rihanna confesses love for junk food


November 11th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 11 (ANI): Rihanna has revealed that she is not afraid of the diet police and confessed her love for junk food.The singer was said to have recently indulged in ... Read more...

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Working mums’ children ‘less likely to lead healthy lives’


September 29th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 29 (ANI): Kids of working mothers are less healthy than those who stay at home, according to a new study.The study, which was conducted by Institute of Child Health on ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why diet drugs work


September 11th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 11 (ANI): Diet drugs work because they make people eat more healthily, claim psychologists.In the study, presented at the British Psychological Society's Division of Health Psychology conference in Birmingham, researchers ... Read more...

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Diet pills are no quick fix for shedding pounds


April 16th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 16 (ANI): A fertility specialist based at St Mary's Hospital in London has proved how little evidence is there to back up the claims of many diet products, by showing ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse getting back to her curvy best


January 4th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 4 (ANI): Amy Winehouse is trying to get back in shape by kicking up some St Lucia sand with beach football while soaking up the Caribbean sun.The holidaying pop ... Read more...

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Winehouse says no to junk food


January 1st, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) British singer Amy Winehouse is trying to avoid junk food but still can't resist sugary snacks.According to contactmusic.com, Winehouse has sweet tooth and has been often photographed indulging ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouses New Years resolution to eat healthily


January 1st, 2009 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 1 (ANI): Amy Winehouse, who is a big fan of junk food, has vowed to make a fresh start for 2009 and give up her unhealthy habits.The troubled star ... Read more...

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How to stay in shape during Christmas season


December 4th, 2008 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): With the holiday season just round the corner, it can be really difficult to lose weight, thanks to the unending parties, exquisite dinners and alcohol. But now, ... Read more...

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Satchel filled with three bags of crisps saves Brit schoolgirl from car hit!


November 20th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 20 (ANI): An 11-year-old, who suffered a car hit, owes her life to her school bag crammed with her PE kit and three bags of crisps.Ayse Kinsman, who had ... Read more...

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25pct UK school kids ”bullied for their beliefs”


November 17th, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): One in four kids is bullied at school because of their religious belief, according to a new study.The study, conducted on more than 1,000 pupils by ... Read more...

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Regular Peggy horse banned from English pub


September 30th, 2008 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 30 (ANI): A 12-year-old mare who used to frequent an English pub with her master has been barred after the landlady purchased new carpets. Peggy used to enjoy a ... Read more...

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Mums may be risking kids heart health by packing fatty lunch boxes


September 13th, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 13 (ANI): Home made packed lunches could be unwittingly putting kids at risk of developing a host of health problems in later life, including a stroke or a heart ... Read more...

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Croatian fans feeding Brit footballers doughnuts to win World Cup qualifier!


September 10th, 2008 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 10 (ANI): Croatian football fans have come up with a unique way to undermine Englands players chances at the crucial World Cup qualifier they are bombarding the Brits with ... Read more...

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Junk food diet fuelling obesity epidemic in Brit pets


July 21st, 2008 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): Pet owners in Britain are fuelling pet obesity epidemic by feeding their animals with unhealthy junk food, warns a charity.The pet owners have been feeding their animals ... Read more...

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Pringles are not potato chips, rules UK court


July 5th, 2008 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 5 (ANI): They may look like crisps, and even crunch like crisps, but in the eyes of law, the mouth-watering Pringles are not potato chips.After an inquiry into the ... Read more...

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Emma Bunton loves being curvy


July 2nd, 2008 - 11:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (ANI): Even though she is constantly under pressure to stay slim because of her life in the public eye, Emma Bunton reveals that she has no desire to ... Read more...

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