green vegetables

Beware: Fresh look of vegetables could be due to hazardous chemicals


July 26th, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 26 (IANS) The soft, shiny red exterior of tomatoes or the lush, green texture of peas and leafy veggies might tempt one's taste buds and their "freshness" might ... Read more...

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Green vegetables vital for breast cancer patients


April 5th, 2012 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) Women diagnosed with breast cancer are more likely to survive if they eat up their greens, a study suggests.A Chinese study has found a link between ... Read more...

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Summer best time to shed weight


April 4th, 2012 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) If you want to get into shape and shed those extra pounds, now is the best time to start. Summer is setting in and being ... Read more...

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Teenager living on chicken for 15 years falls ill


January 26th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 26 (IANS) A 17-year-old British girl who collapsed and had to be rushed to hospital was found to have survived for the past 15 years on nothing but ... Read more...

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China lost $6.65 bn due to floods in 2011


June 30th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 30 (IANS) Floods in China have cost the economy a total of 43.2 billion yuan (around $6.65 billion) so far this year, the government said Thursday.The State Flood ... Read more...

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Ham, apples, cheese on royal couple’s honeymoon menu


May 13th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) A boatload of food supplies - including ham, apples, cheese, eggs and strawberries - has reportedly been shipped to the British royal couple celebrating their ... Read more...

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Lot of support needed for little known agriculture in Ladakh


February 7th, 2011 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
By Rinchen Dolkar Leh, Feb 7 (ANI): Little is known about Ladakh aside from its magnificent rocky and icy landscape, its drawing pull for tourists across the world and of course ... Read more...

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Study: Diet programs may not help dodge disease risk


January 28th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Australian researchers have announced that losing weight may not necessarily prevent diseases if the weight is not kept off.The research which was later published in the journal ... Read more...

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Nainital Zoo authorities take steps to protect animals from cold


January 19th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by ANI
Nainital, Jan 19 (ANI): As the temperature dipped across the country, animals in the Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant Zoo in Nainital are being given proteins and mineral in their diet by authorities ... Read more...

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Vitamin E pill seems to ease PMS pain


January 17th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) Pre-menstrual syndrome or PMS affects around 75 percent women and up to 40 percent of those say it damages the quality of life. PMS patients are prescribed simple ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Natural Sperm Enhancers For A Better Sex Life


January 16th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Many men suffer from the problem of lack of sperm production. That is not only a biological problem but it also attributes to problematic social life ... Read more...

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Green diets for daughters, bananas and potatoes for sons?


January 3rd, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 3 (IANS) Women planning to have a baby who eat more fruits and green vegetables increase their chances of giving birth to a girl. And those who gorge on bananas ... Read more...

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Vegetable diet ‘gives you daughters’


January 3rd, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 3 (ANI): Want to have a daughter? Well, then go on a fruit and vegetable diet, say Dutch scientists.They found that women could increase their chances of giving birth to ... Read more...

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Ginnifer Goodwin, Of ‘Big Love’, Has Been Dieting With Weight Watchers Since She Was 9


December 22nd, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Ginnifer Goodwin is the celebrity of HBO’s ‘Big Love’ and of the film, ‘He’s Just Not That Into You’. She has now divulged ... Read more...

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Ginnifer Goodwin: ‘I have been dieting since I was 9 years old’


December 22nd, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ginnifer Goodwin has revealed a secret about her that has shocked many people. The star revealed that she has been dieting since she was 9!She ... Read more...

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“Big Love” Actress Ginnifer Goodwin Admits Her Dieting Habits


December 22nd, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American actress Ginnifer Goodwin has recently revealed her secret of maintaining healthy lifestyle. The "Big Love" actress gave an exclusive interview to a reputed American magazine ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to retail onions, prices dip in Chennai


December 22nd, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 22 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government said Wednesday it will sell onions at its retail outlets, even as prices cooled down marginally to settle at Rs.60 per kg here."Compared to ... Read more...

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Alpha-carotene in yellow, green veggies extends life


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): High blood levels of the antioxidant alpha-carotene, found in yellow and green vegetables, appear to reduce the risk of dying over a 14-year period, according to a new ... Read more...

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10 do’s and don’ts for a healthy, glowing skin


November 15th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 15 (ANI): Has your skin lost the shine? Here are the dos and don'ts to curb your complexion crimes.1. Taking hot showersWe all love languishing in a steamy shower ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Mark Haub’s twinkies diet amazes with the results


November 9th, 2010 - 2:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A nutrition professor has left several nutritionists including himself scratching their heads after an unexpected results to a study, which he carried on himself. The professor ... Read more...

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Tips on how to grow winter greens


October 27th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the winter fast approaches, taking advantage of the climatic conditions to grow some green vegetables might be a great idea.Whether you are doing gardening for ... Read more...

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Three Cups Of Tea A Day Can Prevent Heart Attack


October 10th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Now you have more reasons to enjoy your cup of tea. If you were under the impression that a cup of tea only helps you in getting rejuvenated, think ... Read more...

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FDA approves first oral contraceptive that increases folate levels


September 27th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by BNO News
WAYNE, NEW JERSEY (BNO NEWS) -- Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. on Monday announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new oral contraceptive (OC) that increases folate levels ... Read more...

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Skipping keeps Katy Perry fit


September 14th, 2010 - 3:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry has revealed her secret on how to maintain a svelte figure - skipping. The "Teenage Dream" hitmaker, engaged to British comedian Russell Brand, said she ... Read more...

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Punjab, Haryana floods: Delhi’s fruit, vegetable prices spiral


July 14th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Already reeling under the effects of the fuel price hike, Delhiites will now have to shell out extra for buying fruit and vegetables following floods in ... Read more...

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Burger diet ups kids’ asthma risk


June 3rd, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): Eating three or more burgers a week can increase a child's risk of asthma and wheeze, says a new study.However, a Mediterranean diet, rich in fruit, vegetables, and ... Read more...

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Calcium consumption may up prostate cancer risk in Chinese


June 2nd, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 2 (ANI): Calcium consumption - even at relatively low levels and from non-dairy food sources such as soy, grains and green vegetables - may increase prostate cancer risk among Chinese ... Read more...

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Agricultural Sciences taught in Bihar school


May 21st, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Bakhtiyarpur (Bihar), May 21 (ANI): Students at a government-run school in Bihar's Bakhtiyarpur town are being taught Agricultural Sciences as a subject, to revive the interest of youngsters towards farming.Apart from ... Read more...

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English nursery schools asked to provide balanced diet to growing kids


April 14th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 14 (ANI): A survey on English nursery schools has revealed that toddlers are being fed too much fruit and insufficient carbohydrate to maintain their energy levels.Children are also given too ... Read more...

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Young women exercise less than young men: Study


August 23rd, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Ann Arbor (Michigan), Aug 23 (IANS) Despite mounting public health concerns about obesity and persistent social pressures dictating that slim is beautiful, young women in their '20s consistently exercise less than young ... Read more...

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Young women exercise less than male counterparts: Study


August 22nd, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 22 (ANI): A new study by University of Michigan researchers has shown that young women in their '20s consistently exercise less than young men, despite mounting public health concerns about ... Read more...

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Heidi Montag-Pratt turns a fitness guru


July 10th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 10 (ANI): Reality TV star Heidi Montag-Pratt has turned into a fitness guru.After trying her luck in singing, fashion designing, and dry shampoo line, the 'The Hills' star's ... Read more...

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Eating oily fish may benefit people with age-related macular degeneration


June 9th, 2009 - 11:36 am ICT by ANI
London, June 9 (ANI): Eating oily fish at least twice a week may benefit people suffering from age-related macular degeneration (AMD), according to a study.Previous studies have already shown that omega-3 fatty ... Read more...

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Mum-to-be Kelly Rutherford craves kale and chard


June 2nd, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 2 (ANI): Kelly Rutherford craves green vegetables during pregnancy.The Gossip Girl star, who's expecting her second child, races to market to buy kale and chard."I crave a lot of greens ... Read more...

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Forum on lifestyle diseases, wellbeing Saturday


May 28th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) This Saturday you can be part of an open forum in the national capital on lifestyle diseases and wellbeing that promises to educate you about growing health ... Read more...

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