food preferences

Colourful plate boosts finicky eater’s appetite


January 6th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 6 (IANS) Parents of finicky kids can encourage them to eat healthier diets by introducing more colour to their meals. The study finds that colourful food fare is ... Read more...

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Low carb-diet reduces liver fat faster


April 17th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that curbing carbohydrates is more effective than cutting calories for individuals who want to quickly reduce the amount of fat in their liver."What ... Read more...

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‘Junk food’ moms have ‘junk food’ babies


March 24th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 24 (IANS) Pregnant and breastfeeding women who love eating oodles of fatty and sugary foods are likely to have children who have the same cravings.The study, which used ... Read more...

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‘Junk food’ mums more likely to have ‘junk food’ babies


March 24th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): A new study involving rats suggests that pregnant and breastfeeding women who indulge in high levels of fat and sugar are likely to have children who indulge in ... Read more...

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Katrina Kaif, Kangana Ranaut: Share Their Celebrity Tantrums


January 11th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bollywood stars are known to be travelling long hours due to their busy schedules and this makes them as exhausted  as ever and if not that then their different tantrums ... Read more...

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If you eat junk during pregnancy, your kids will too


December 3rd, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 3 (IANS) Be it junk or healthy food -- what you eat during pregnancy affects your child's food preferences as it helps to form their sense of smell, so says ... Read more...

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Experts call for tighter regulations on food ads during kids’ TV viewing


October 29th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): Experts has revealed that children are specifically targeted and repeatedly overexposed to a lot of adverts that promote unhealthy foods.Researchers, in partnership with the Cancer Council, Australia, ... Read more...

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The longer the relationship, the lesser you know your partner’s preferences


October 18th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 18 (ANI): A new study from the University of Basel suggests that couples married for an average of 40 years know less about one another's food, movie and kitchen-design preferences ... Read more...

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Not knowing your partner key to a long-term relationship?


October 17th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): People in long-lasting marriages know less about their partners than people in shorter relationships, says a new research.The study, conducted by two University of Basel psychologists, Benjamin Scheibehenne ... Read more...

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Fish good for your child’s brain


August 25th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): Your child needs lot of fish for brain and nerve development, says a University of Illinois food science professor."First, babies need a lot of the omega-3 fatty acids ... Read more...

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Lot of fish good for baby’s brain development


August 25th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) Your toddler needs lot of fish for brain and nerve development. "First, babies need a lot of the omega-3 fatty acids found in fish for brain, nerve, and ... Read more...

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Gene that ties stress to diabetes, depression identified


April 23rd, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 23 (IANS) Researchers have identified the gene changes in whose activity due to stress cause anxiety disorders and depression, as well as metabolic disorders like obesity, type 2 diabetes and ... Read more...

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Gene that ties stress to obesity and diabetes identified


April 20th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 20 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a gene that ties stress to obesity and diabetes.Dr. Alon Chen of the Weizmann Institute's Neurobiology Department and his research team have now discovered that ... Read more...

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People’s food preferences are ‘written’ in their genes


November 14th, 2007 - 2:42 am ICT by admin
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People are ‘programmed’ to love chocolates


November 14th, 2007 - 2:09 am ICT by admin
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