daily food intake

Mexico City puts fat cops on strict diet

June 7th, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, June 7 (IANS/EFE) Some 2,000 obese Mexico City police officers are attending weekly psychological counseling sessions and following strict diets that limit daily food intake to 2,400 calories in an ... Read more...

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Hedgehogs Put On Diet For Survival

April 12th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Apr 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hedgehogs are unique animals having a unique capability to roll themselves into a ball apprehending any predator attack. But not the dozen butterballs who were put ... Read more...

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50 Orissa children sick after eating stale food

November 17th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 17 (IANS) More than 50 children in Orissa were hospitalised after eating stale food at a government-run centre, an official said Tuesday. The children fell sick Monday after eating food ... Read more...

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High-fat diets ‘make us lazy, forgetful’

August 13th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): Eating hotdogs and French fries might be a great treat, however, these high fat diets can significantly reduce our exercising ability and lead to short term memory loss, ... Read more...

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Maintaining a food diary can double your weight loss

November 2nd, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 2 (ANI): Want to get rid of those extra pounds? Well, then all you need to do is simply write down your daily food intake, for it can double ... Read more...

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‘Curries more fattening than Chinese and pizzas’

June 29th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) Having an Indian meal may be Britain's favourite culinary pastime, but researchers say curries bought over the counter are more fattening than either Chinese or pizza takeaways. A ... Read more...

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Study on rare syndrome sheds light on obesity, blood pressure

March 4th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Mar 4 (ANI): Researchers focussing on the rare genetic disorder Bardet-Biedl syndrome (BBS), have identified a clue to show how resistance to the hormone leptin might disrupt the brain signals ... Read more...

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