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Britain’s fattest woman weighs 254 kg


February 16th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) Britain's fattest woman weighs 254 kg and is so huge that she has not left her house in four years, Daily Mail reported Thursday.Brenda Flanagan-Davies, 43, ... Read more...

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High-protein diet reduces hunger in obese


July 11th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 11 (IANS) Dietary protein reduces hunger and increases fullness in overweight men during weight loss programmes, a study says. Diets "containing 18 to 35 percent of daily calorie ... Read more...

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Why we have trouble estimating calorie counts


September 21st, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 21 (ANI): A new study has shown that when it comes to estimating calorie counts, we aren't really on the ball - may be because of the order in which ... Read more...

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2000 Calorie Milk Shake- One Of The Worst Drinks In America


May 30th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A 2000 calorie shake has been proclaimed as one of the unhealthiest drinks in the US. The milk shake contains as much fat as 25 ... Read more...

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Pub meal ‘has more fat than 12 McDonald’s hamburgers’


May 13th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 13 (ANI): Pub grub burger meals have more fat than twelve McDonald's hamburgers.And, according to a Sun investigation, the worst offenders provide nearly all of an adult's recommended daily calorie ... Read more...

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Herbal pill can cut your appetite by a fifth: Study


March 27th, 2010 - 4:02 am ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) Women can cut their daily calorie intake by almost a fifth if they simply take a herbal diet pill, a research reveals. The supplement has also been shown to ... Read more...

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Junk foods become less popular with increasing costs


March 9th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 9 (ANI): Unhealthy food and drinks such as pizzas and soda become less popular with increasing costs, suggests a new America research.The study has appeared in the March 8 ... Read more...

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US is world’s laziest nation: Survey


February 18th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 18 (ANI): Americans are the laziest people on the planet, according to a new survey.The Daily Beast survey took into consideration daily calorie intake, TV viewing habits, percentage ... Read more...

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Successful Murray tucks into high calorie steaks, eggs, sushi, yogurt and fruit


July 2nd, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (ANI): British tennis star Andy Murray has been tucking into high-calorie dishes even as he continues his march towards an expected place in the Wimbledon finals.According to the Daily ... Read more...

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Staying fit Mithun ishtyle


March 31st, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Mithun Chakraborty nowadays seems to be undergoing through a reverse aging process just like in the multi Oscar nominated The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. He is not only looking fitter ... Read more...

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Low-carb, Mediterranean diets best for weight loss


July 17th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 17 (IANS) Low-carbohydrate and Mediterranean diets may be just as safe and effective as medically prescribed ones for weight reduction. In a two-year study, 322 moderately obese people were randomly ... Read more...

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Cut your calories to look younger, live longer: Study


July 4th, 2008 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 4 (IANS) Cut those calories out - and look younger and live longer. That's what the latest research says. While not much is known about how curbing calories affects aging, ... Read more...

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‘Obese tend to slacken up on exercise during weekends’


July 2nd, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (IANS) Fat people who are otherwise on a strict diet and exercise regimen tend to slacken up on weekends, according to a study. Past research has shown how people ... Read more...

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