glycemic index diet

Jail food makes me fat, says British prisoner

August 4th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) A prisoner at a jail in Britain has complained that the food being served in prison - comprising chips, pies and rice - was making him ... Read more...

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You don’t have to dump potatoes to lose weight

October 13th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 13 (IANS) There's cheerful news for potato lovers -- one does not need to stop consuming them to lose weight, a study says. "When it comes to weight loss, it ... Read more...

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Spuds ‘can be a part of weight loss programs’

October 12th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 12 (ANI): Research just released by the University of California, Davis and the National Center for Food Safety and Technology, Illinois Institute of Technology demonstrates that people can include potatoes ... Read more...

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Daily dose of nutrients could save your sight

July 2nd, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Regular healthy eating could not only cut health care costs, but also prevent vision loss due to age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and other sight-robbing diseases.Agricultural Research Service ... Read more...

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Diabetics can control blood sugar by consuming low glycemic index diet

January 21st, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Patients with type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes can effectively control their blood glucose levels by following a low glycemic index diet, according to a new ... Read more...

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High fibre diets bad for controlling diabetes, heart disease

December 18th, 2008 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 18 (IANS) A new Canadian study has found that beans, peas, pasta, lentils and boiled rice are better for controlling type-2 diabetes and heart disease risks than high-fibre diets like ... Read more...

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Avoid refined carbohydrates, chocolates to prevent pimples

December 15th, 2008 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 15 (IANS) Shun refined carbohydrates and chocolates if you really want to avoid pimples, according to a new study conducted in Australia.The first randomised controlled trial on diet and acne ... Read more...

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Diet studies prove inconclusive in preventing pregnancy-related diabetes

April 30th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 30 (ANI): A number of health professionals believe that a low glycemic diet may prevent pregnancy-related diabetes. However, a recent review has found no evidence to prove this ... Read more...

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