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ICC hails Australia’s decision to play Afghanistan


July 2nd, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Dublin, July 2 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) president Alan Isaac has welcomed Australia's decision to play its first-ever game against Afghanistan in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) next month."This ... Read more...

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Fidgeting could add years to your life


July 1st, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) Fidgeting could add years to your life just as being sedentary could be harmful for your health. 'Fidgeting' may include activities that are unlike exercise, such ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Rihanna’s workouts in wee hours


May 10th, 2012 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) Singer Rihanna makes sure she fits in a 25-minute exercise plan, broken down into five segments, in her daily schedule, even if it means training ... Read more...

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Dutch scientist to make cultured meat in lab


November 17th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) A scientist from the Netherlands is hoping to grow "cultured meat" in his laboratory as an alternative to livestock farming to satisfy the world's growing hunger ... Read more...

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Dr Oz Convinces Paula Dean to Stop Smoking, Cook Healthier


October 12th, 2011 - 4:14 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Famous Southern cooking sensation Paula Dean was a guest star on today's episode of 'The Dr Oz Show'. Dr Oz had issued the Southern Belle form Georgia a ... Read more...

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Battle of bulge: Read food labels right


May 30th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Wondering why all your gym sessions and health food are not making any difference to your expanding waistline? The problem may be your reading skills! ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Asses’ milk - latest in weight reduction armoury


May 27th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 27 (IANS) Asses' milk happened to be the secret lotion in Cleopatra's beauty armoury, but now scientists say its consumption could help you lose weight effectively, while ... Read more...

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3.23 p.m. - the time when dieting fails


March 22nd, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 22 (IANS) A myth that a midnight snack spelt doom for people on a diet has finally been broken. Experts say temptation for food is maximum during mid-afternoon ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Jimmy Kimmel’s diet plan helps celebs lose weight in a spoof


March 16th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jimmy Kimmel is known for his funny side. Well he is now adding another dimension to his fame – the Hottie Body Jim-Miracle diet.According to Neil ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Diet Programs Do Not Reduce Disease Risk, Study Says


January 28th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Warding off your increasing waistline and losing the additional calories is often pitched as the best way to improve health and led a disease-free life. However, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Katy Perry loves skipping


January 22nd, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) Katy Perry's personal trainer Harley Pasternak has revealed that the star singer loves skipping as part of her 25-minute five-days-a-week workout."Katy loves jumping rope, so that's what ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Michelle Obama, Wal-Mart team up for healthy food campaign


January 21st, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): Retail giant Wal-Mart is collaborating with US First Lady Michelle Obama to launch an extensive five-year plan to make its food healthier and more affordable.The move is ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bollinger claims he was fully fit to play Perth Test


December 16th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 16 (ANI): New South Wales fats bowler Doug Bollinger has said he was fit and had fully recovered from a side strain that had ruled him out of the start ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

10-minute workout is essential for the body


December 7th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The body constantly needs our attention. Our body needs our attention when we are eating, walking and in everything that we do. Most of the times ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Vinegar can boost your good cholesterol levels


November 23rd, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) A spoonful or two of vinegar a day may boost your levels of good cholesterol.Researchers believe that people who consume apple cider vinegar for eight weeks will ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Michael Douglas on weight gain diet


November 13th, 2010 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 12 (IANS) Veteran actor Michael Douglas has been put on a weight gain diet after being left weakened by treatment for throat cancer.The "Wall Street" star, who has reportedly lost ... Read more...

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Junk foods should be out of school canteens: NGO


November 9th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Chips, burgers, pizzas, kathi rolls and other junk foods have become the preferred snack for children, and are even sold in school canteens, leading to lifestyle diseases ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Fruit fly study reveals molecular link between obesity, heart disease


November 3rd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): Scientists at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute have created a simple model using fruitflies to link high-fat diet, obesity and heart dysfunction.They discovered that a protein called TOR influences ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Beware: Eating saturated fat can damage your sperm


October 28th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) Men who consume a lot of saturated and mono-unsaturated fat -- found in products like sausages, butter and olive oil -- are likely to have a lower sperm ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Eating a lot of saturated fat could damage your sperm: Study


October 27th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): New research by experts at Harvard Medical School in the US suggests that men who eat a lot of saturated fat could be damaging their sperm.The researchers found ... Read more...

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Device that ‘makes you feel full’ may end your weight woes


October 16th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): It's the latest and probably the quickest way to lose weight - a plastic sleeve inserted in your tummy that makes you feel full.The 2ft-long device, which can ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Michelle Obama says she can’t stand beets


August 5th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 05 (ANI): Michelle Obama has revealed that she can't stand beets and that she does an occasional dietary "cleanse" to clear her palate.The First Lady also said that there are ... Read more...

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Full fat dairy could cut risk of death related to heart diseases


August 3rd, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, August 3 (ANI): If you love dairy products, it's time for you to rejoice - a new study claims that not only they are harmless, they may even cut down risk ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chilli peppers can help you shed weight


June 3rd, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 3 (IANS) Capsaicin, the stuff that gives chilli peppers their kick, may cause weight loss and fight fat build-up by triggering certain beneficial protein changes in the body, says a ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Chili pepper may help fight fat


June 3rd, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): Chili peppers contain an ingredient that may cause weight loss and fight fat, scientists have reported.According to boffins, capsaicin, the stuff that gives chili peppers their kick, may ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

FDA Sends Notice To The Spas Providing Fat Melting Injections


April 11th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, Apr 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Losing fat is not so easy any more. The FDA on Wednesday has issued warning saying that the fat melting injections which are becoming popular ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Bipasha Basu’s darkest secret


February 20th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): If you thought Bipasha Basu was one of those people who starve to gain their superb body, you're wrong. The dusky beauty admitted to her binging ... Read more...

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Robert Ferguson Appears On BET Cable Network With Health Tips


December 19th, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The BET cable network showed a program featuring Robert Ferguson of Food Lovers Fat Loss System fame yesterday. The diet loss guru offered the viewers some valuable ... Read more...

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Jennifer Love Hewitt On “Shape”


September 25th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) When one picks up the October issue of the "Shape" magazine from the stands, a most expected reaction would be the utterance of the word "wow." ... 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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Higher pesticide levels in blood linked to Parkinson’s


July 15th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 15 (IANS) People with Parkinson's have significantly higher blood levels of a particular pesticide than healthy people or those with Alzheimer's, according to a new study. Researchers found the presence ... Read more...

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Study finds link between pesticide levels in blood and Parkinson’s disease


July 14th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): In a new study, researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have found that people with Parkinson's disease have significantly higher blood levels of a particular pesticide than healthy ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Angelina Jolie inspires Namitha


July 11th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Namitha is known for her glamorous image across the world. The stunning lady has always shown her desire to be in the limelight and show-off her sensual side and mind-blowing screen ... Read more...

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Vinegar is a fat buster


July 7th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 7 (IANS) The vinegar used to garnish salad dressings, pickles and other foods, may live up to its folk reputation as a fat buster and health promoter. Japanese researchers Tomoo ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Fructose is the bad sugar, not glucose


April 25th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) A 10-week study has thrown up evidence that consumption of fructose-sweetened, not glucose-sweetened beverages, can adversely affect both sensitivity to insulin and how the body handles fats, creating ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

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