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Fat can affect brain’s perception of flavour: Study


July 22nd, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) Fat can reduce activity in several brain areas responsible for processing taste, aroma and reward, says the first ever study on the subject.The research, carried out ... Read more...

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High-fat food hastens pancreatic cancer, says study


June 21st, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 21 (IANS) A fat-rich or high-calorie diet can hasten the onset of pancreatic cancer in humans, says a new study. "Our results showed that in mice, a diet ... 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...

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Dr Oz Features Alternative Medicines


September 22nd, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today on 'The Dr Oz Show' alternative medicines were discussed with Dr Andrew Weil and Deepak Chopra. Dr Weil is a best selling author of many books ... Read more...

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High-fat diet may injure brain cells regulating weight


June 9th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 9 (IANS) Obesity among people who eat a high-fat diet may injure neurons, or nerve cells, in a key part of the brain that controls body weight."The possibility ... Read more...

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No risk for weight reducers from high fat diets


June 1st, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 1 (IANS) Here's some cheerful news for the obese who are wanting to slim down with moderate exercise: They don't face any risk from low-carb, higher-fat diets. "Overweight ... Read more...

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Milk in tea could prevent weight loss


March 27th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Mar 27 (IANS) Beware, especially if you want to lose weight - don't add milk to tea, or you would pile on the pounds. Scientists have discovered that tea ... Read more...

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How ‘good cholesterol’ protects against heart attack, stroke


March 14th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): The structure of human HDL cholesterol has been identified and it may also shed light on how this 'fat packet' protects against cardiovascular diseases, including heart attack and ... Read more...

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Climate change can have detrimental effect on milk


January 17th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): A new research has suggested that wetter, cooler summers can have a detrimental effect on the milk we drink.Researchers found milk collected during a particularly poor UK summer ... Read more...

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Bid adieu to those baggy arms


January 16th, 2011 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 16 (IANS) Tired of loose flesh on your arms that makes them look flabby and unattractive? Here's a rundown on how to get rid of those 'bye-bye' arms. Wearing off-shoulders ... Read more...

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Hilary Duff regrets her teenage years


October 24th, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 23 (IANS) Singer-actress Hilary Duff says she regrets how thin she allowed herself to get when she was a teenager."I got pretty skinny when I was between 17 and ... Read more...

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Clinical trials show effective weight loss strategies for obese


October 10th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): A new study has suggested that lifestyle interventions, including physical activity and structured weight loss programs can result in significant weight loss.In a one-year intensive lifestyle intervention study ... Read more...

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Eating junk food as addictive as drugs


October 1st, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) A British study suggests that a diet of burgers, chips and cake programmes your brain to crave even more for foods that are high in sugar, salt and ... Read more...

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Vegetable oil from soybeans that is much healthier than others created


September 14th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 14 (ANI): Craving for that pack of cookies but its fat content is stopping you? You may not have to do it now, as scientists have developed vegetable oil from ... Read more...

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Every Chinese takeaway is equal to a glass of lard


August 6th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 6 (ANI): If you are one of those who count the calories you eat, Chinese takeaway is certainly not your bet.A recent research has revealed that a regular Chinese takeaway ... Read more...

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Low-Carbohydrate Diet Beats Low-Fat Diet In Decreasing Heart Risk


August 4th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you thought going for a low-fat diet would help you to shed those extra kilos, then a study published on Monday suggests that it is ... Read more...

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For achieving weight-loss the low carb diet beats the low fat diet according to a new study


August 4th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New research by scientists indicate that weight loss can be achieved over a long period of time by eating a diet, that has a lower concentration ... Read more...

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Half of Brit women feel guilty after eating out


July 27th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): Almost half of women admit to feeling guilty after going to a restaurant while a quarter try to avoid it altogether, found a UK survey.Many women have come ... Read more...

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Chia - from pets to cake recipes?


July 1st, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
July 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has revealed that chia seeds which have been used for recipes for pets can be used to make gel, which can in turn reduce ... Read more...

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Scotch pie undergoes fat-busting makeover


May 11th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): Scotch pie- the half-time snack of football fans in Scotland-has undergone a fat-busting makeover as a bakery has introduced a new low-fat version of the humble sweet treat. ... Read more...

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Baby monkeys receive environment cues from mother’s milk


March 3rd, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 3 (ANI): A new American study suggests that baby rhesus macaque monkeys receive signals about their environment through their mother's breast milk.The research, conducted by scientists from the Smithsonian Institution ... Read more...

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Paczki Day A Delight For Pastry Lovers


February 16th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Kalamazoo, Feb 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Judy Sarcozi started making paczki for a buddy and when she got encouraging feedbacks from that friend, she started off making the delicacy on a ... Read more...

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Anorexics have strikingly high fat levels within their bone marrow


February 10th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Researchers at Children's Hospital Boston have reported that people with anorexia nervosa have strikingly high levels of fat within their bone marrow.The researchers' findings will be published in ... Read more...

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Christine Dougherty claims that she shed 54 pounds due to Taco Bell Drive Thru Diet


December 29th, 2009 - 2:38 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Taco Bell Drive Thru Diet has a new spokesperson in the form of Christine Dougherty, who claims that she lost an astonishing 54 pounds because ... Read more...

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Eat healthy, snack on some ’skinny nut’


December 22nd, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) One of the highest fibre nuts with the lowest calorie and fat content, pistachios or 'skinny nut' as it's often called, has been recommended by the 2009 ... Read more...

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Chestnuts in high demand in wintry Kashmir


November 13th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Parvez ButtSrinagar, Nov 13 (ANI): Kashmir produces not only high-end varieties of some fruits like apples, peaches, plum and cherries, but also the finest variety of chestnuts.The sweet tasting, aromatic ... Read more...

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Kids who drink full-fat milk every day have lower BMIs: Study


November 4th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): Kids who have full-fat milk every day have a lower BMI than those who rarely drink milk, says a new study.However, that's not the case for children who ... Read more...

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Leafy greens could help fight the flab


October 22nd, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): Eating more plant-based foods, which are rich in substances called phytochemicals, could help fight obesity, according to a new study.The study, conducted by researchers at the University of ... Read more...

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Eat broccoli,greens,nuts to fight heart disease


October 22nd, 2009 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) Cheeseburgers and fries might look tempting, but eating some broccoli or leafy greens first could help people battle obesity and heart disease, says a new study. Eating more plant-based ... Read more...

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High-fat diets can make us stupid, sluggish


September 5th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) Rats fed a high-fat diet exhibit stark reduction in their physical endurance and cognitive ability after just nine days, says a new study. The research, funded by the ... Read more...

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Milk additives unlikely to boost nutrition


September 1st, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 1 (ANI): A new study has revealed that milk boasting added calcium, vitamin D, or omega-3 fatty acids, are unlikely to boost nutrition.The research led by consumer group choice showed ... Read more...

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Excess fat in liver likely to trigger heart disease


August 25th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) Excess fat in the liver is more likely to trigger heart disease and diabetes, says a new study. When fats collects in the liver, people experience serious metabolic problems ... 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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Now, a ‘green’ process to produce biodiesel from chicken feather meal


July 23rd, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): Scientists in Nevada have developed a new and environmentally friendly process for producing biodiesel fuel from 'chicken feather meal.'Professor Mano Misra and his team at the University ... Read more...

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New wonder pill ‘could reduce weight by 25pct in a week’


July 14th, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Scientists in the U.S. have created an anti-obesity pill that could dramatically reduce weight in a week.Tests on mice have shown that the drug could decrease body weight ... Read more...

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