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Sitting down makes your bum bigger


December 5th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 5 (IANS) If you happen to sit more often you are more likely to have a bigger bottom. Experts say that the pressure put on areas of the ... Read more...

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Feeling angry? Blame the diet


March 20th, 2011 - 6:07 am ICT by IANS
London, March 20 (IANS) People who diet are more likely to be irritable and angry than those who eat what they like.The effort involved in exerting self-control over food can ... Read more...

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How going on a diet can provoke anger


March 19th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 19 (ANI): Those cutting out the calories are more irritable and angry than those who eat what they like, according to researchers.Their study revealed that the effort involved in exerting ... Read more...

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Self-control can provoke anger


March 18th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 18 (IANS) Self-control could make you more likely to behave aggressively towards others. This is often seen with people on diets who are known to be irritable and ... Read more...

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Exerting self-control makes people more likely to behave aggressively


March 18th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): A new study has found that people who make an effort to exert self-control are attracted to aggressive art and public policy appeals.They also don't appreciate messages ... Read more...

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Focus on how, not why, to increase physical activity


February 18th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): In a new study, University of Missouri researchers found that healthy adults who received interventions focused on behavior-changing strategies significantly increased their physical activity levels.However, interventions based on ... Read more...

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High school students in Oz grow up to be heart attack victims: Study


February 9th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 9 (ANI): A survey of secondary students in Australia has revealed that teens of today will end up being victims of heart attack in the future.The largest survey of Australian ... Read more...

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Strenuous exercise ‘can damage women’s cognitive function’


January 8th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): A new study has said that strenuous exercise in women can cause damage to their cognitive skills later in life.Too much exercise raises the levels of oestrogen in ... Read more...

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Natalie Cassidy’s workout rated worst celebrity fitness DVD


December 15th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): Actress Natalie Cassidy's 'Then and Now' workout has been rated as the worst celebrity fitness DVD ever in a poll.Cassidy, 27, had released the workout DVD in late ... Read more...

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German restaurant to have human flesh on its menu?


August 27th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 27 (ANI): A German restaurant has stunned potential customers by advertising for body parts and suggesting that human flesh will feature on its menu."Donors wanted! Become a member today!" ... Read more...

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Body-image distortion leads to unsafe weight loss behaviours


June 18th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): A new study indicates that normal weight and underweight teenage girls who falsely believe they are overweight may succumb to unsafe weight-loss behaviours."Body-image distortion appears to be a ... Read more...

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John to sport a moustache in ‘Kaakha Kakha’ remake


June 2nd, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. JhaMumbai, June 2 (IANS) John Abraham is playing a cop in the Hindi remake of Tamil action movie "Kaakha Kakha" and may emulate Suray, who played lead role ... Read more...

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Exercise early for stronger bones in old age


May 4th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 4 (IANS) Exercises early on increase bone density and size, which may spell a reduced risk of osteoporosis later, says a study. Around 3,200 men had their bones examined and their ... Read more...

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Exercise in youth to make old age bones stronger


May 4th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): Physical activity when young increases bone density and size, which may mean a reduced risk of osteoporosis later in life, concludes a new study.For the thesis from the ... Read more...

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Chocolate can reduce the risk of heart ailment


March 31st, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Chocolate lovers can rejoice as studies have come up with the fact that chocolate reduces the heart risk by forty percent. A group of ... Read more...

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1 in 5 U.S. teens at risk of developing heart disease in adulthood


February 3rd, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): One in five American teens has at least one risk factor for developing heart disease in adulthood, according to a new research.The new report from the Centers for ... Read more...

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Strength training, self-management could effectively treat knee osteoarthritis


January 6th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): Strength training regimens, self-management programs, or both, could help physically inactive middle-aged people with symptomatic osteoarthritis, according to researchers in the Multidimensional Intervention for Early Osteoarthritis of the ... Read more...

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Diabetes cases to double in the next 25 years: US study


November 28th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 28 (ANI): The number of diabetes cases is estimated to almost double in the next 25 years, suggests a new US study.The study led by researchers from University of Chicago ... Read more...

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44.1 million Americans will become diabetic by 2034


November 27th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 27 (IANS) The number of Americans living with diabetes will nearly double, from 23.7 million in 2009 to 44.1 million in 2034, say researchers. Consequently, spending on diabetes will almost triple, ... Read more...

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Over-eating, not poor exercise, to blame for obesity


May 9th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 9 (ANI): Over-eating, not decreased levels of physical activity, is to be blamed of the rise of obesity in the US, claims a new study.The research that uses an innovative ... Read more...

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Middle age activeness boosts mens longevity


March 6th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 6 (ANI): Its never too late to start exercising, concludes a new study, which found that men who start doing physical activity when they are 50 can extend their ... Read more...

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Exercise, veggie-rich diet improves elderly cancer survivors health


November 19th, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): Regular exercise and a diet rich in fruits and vegetables can help improve body weight and physical function in elderly cancer survivors, says a new study.According to ... Read more...

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”Anti-aging” pill may reverse time clock in humans


November 8th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): After successfully conducting studies on mice, scientists have claimed that SRT1720, touted as an "anti-aging pill, can be tested in human trials.The new drug study from ... Read more...

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Regular exercise, calcium-rich diet can cut metabolic syndrome risk


November 7th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 7 (ANI): Regular exercise and a calcium-rich diet can effectively reduce the risk of metabolic syndrome, which is linked to heart disease and type 2 diabetes, say researchers.The researchers ... Read more...

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Regular exercise before stroke boosts recovery performance


October 22nd, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): People who are physically active before suffering a stroke may have less severe problems as a result and recover better compared to those who did not exercise ... Read more...

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Exercise may help prevent severe stroke


October 21st, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): Individuals who''re physically active before suffering a stroke may have less severe problems as a result and recover better, shows a new study. The study has been published ... Read more...

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Education-exercise combo proves beneficial for arthritis patients


October 9th, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): Adults with arthritis who receive exercise interventions, which include educational components, significantly increase patients'' activity levels and they experience improvements in pain and physical functioning, says a ... Read more...

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Booze is good for lazy smokers who hate fruit and veggies health!


September 17th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 17 (ANI): Consuming alcohol can be good for your heart, but you have to be a lazy smoker with an aversion to fruit and vegetables to reap the full ... Read more...

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Alcohol impacts cardiovascular risks in men and women differently


July 11th, 2008 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 11 (ANI): A Japanese study has revealed that the quantity of alcohol consumption may affect heart and stroke risk in men and women differently. An amount of alcohol that may ... Read more...

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Fad diets are no way to get that bikini body: Expert


June 10th, 2008 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Consuming a fad diet to achieve that ultimate beach-body? Well, you may be doing yourself more harm than good, warns a leading clinical nutritionist.Fad diets may be ... Read more...

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TV in bedroom linked to unhealthy habits in teens


April 8th, 2008 - 10:32 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 8 (ANI): Teens who watch TV in their bedrooms are less likely to engage in healthy habits such as exercising, eating fruits or vegetables, and enjoying family meals, ... Read more...

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