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Study finds that lifting weights reduces risk of diabetes


August 7th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A recent study has found out that weight lifting can help reduce the chances of developing the most common forms of diabetes in men by 34 ... Read more...

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Sylvester Stallone’s beefy look pushed John to gym


July 20th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) As a school student, John Abraham always involved himself in varied sports and remained fit. But it was Hollywood star Sylvester Stallone's beefy look ... Read more...

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Gurgaon shops, brace for ‘girlcott’ onslaught!


April 11th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 11 (IANS) Enough of slogans and silent candlelight marches. Tired of crimes against women and the administration's attitude, a bunch of women in Gurgaon is about to ... Read more...

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Anushka wants to set right example, says eating less stupid


April 6th, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) Actress Anushka Sharma, who is popular among the youth for her perfect figure, suggests to young girls not to follow any body-type blindly. She feels that ... Read more...

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Taylor Kitsch’s dietary advice


March 4th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) Model-actor Taylor Kitsch, who got a nutritionist certificate while he was studying acting, says he is worried about overweight youngsters."Accountability, parents and school systems should help. ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton fancies British ‘gentlemen’


January 5th, 2012 - 2:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) American socialite Paris Hilton feels British guys are "such gentlemen" and princes William and Harry are on her list of favourites."I love the vibe, the ... Read more...

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Boys just want average build, not six-pack abs!


September 27th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 27 (IANS) Male bodies with rippling muscles and abs are being increasingly glorified by the mass media. Does such objectification send youngsters running to gyms or fretting before ... Read more...

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Energy drinks can be dangerous, says study


July 18th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Caffeine-rich energy drinks pose dangerous health risks and may cause seizures, strokes or even death, a study carried by the NGO Centre for Science and ... Read more...

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Scientists crack secret of superbug’s resistance


April 29th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS) Scientists seem to have cracked the secret of MRSA superbug's resistance, potentially opening the way for improved drugs to fight infections.The superbug kills hundreds of patients ... Read more...

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An eco-friendly gym that converts sweat into electricity


April 27th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Since the past three years, Boesel has been turning his clients' endless miles on aset of custom-made exercise bikes into clean energy that he also markets. Agenerator creates electricity, which ... Read more...

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Haye preparing for Klitschko bout by gym workouts with 500 pounds-a-week stripper


March 18th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 18(ANI): WBA world heavyweight champion David Haye is preparing for his upcoming title bout against Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko with the help of X Factor lapdancer Amie Buck.According to the Sun, ... Read more...

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Kiwi schools ban phones to fight ’sexting’


February 10th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 10 (ANI): Some secondary schools in New Zealand have started banning cell phones in changing rooms in a bid to fight 'sexting'.Secondary Schools Association president Patrick Walsh said today many ... Read more...

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Now, a ’sports cord’ that burns 400 calories in just 20 minutes!


January 11th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Do you hate spending hours at the gym? Here's a new exercise machine that claims to give your body a full workout in just 20 minutes and burns ... Read more...

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AirAsia boss confirms he’s in business talks with Madonna


January 9th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 9 (ANI): AirAsia group CEO Datuk Seri Tony Fernandes has confirmed reports that he is in business negotiations with Queen of Pop Madonna.According to Bang! Extranet, the singer ... Read more...

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New MRSA strain found on Isle of Man


December 25th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 25 (ANI): A new strain of the superbug Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) that predominately affects young, fit and healthy people has been detected on the Isle of Man.The island's Department ... Read more...

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Oz young brigade unfit for challenges of big stage cricket: Roebuck


December 9th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 9(ANI): Noted cricket commentator Peter Roebuck believes that the 'next generation' of cricketers in Australia have 'fluffed its lines' and are not worthy of inclusion in the Ashes squad."Australia cannot ... Read more...

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Madge open her first gym in Mexico City


December 1st, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): Queen of Pop Madonna has opened her first gym in Mexico City.During the opening event, the 52-year-old taught a short dance lesson to a handful of Hard ... Read more...

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Railway diagnostic kiosks stuck in red tape: Minister


November 14th, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) The health ministry's aim of establishing diagnostic kiosks at railway stations is still "stuck in red tape", Minister of State for Health Dinesh Trivedi said Sunday."Its all ... Read more...

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Hula hoop exercise set to become a craze


November 7th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) Spinning a weighted hula hoop around the waist is expected to become the latest exercise craze for people who prefer to stay home. Hula hoops, popular with ... Read more...

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Madonna to open gym chain around the world


October 27th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): Madonna is all set up to open a chain of gyms around the world.Called the Hard Candy Fitness Centers - named after the singer's 2008 album - ... Read more...

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Madonna to launch fitness chain


October 26th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) Pop queen Madonna, fit as a fiddle even at 52, is preparing to launch her first gym in Mexico in November.The superstar, known for her toned physique, ... Read more...

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Daily dose of whole body vibration may help aging bones stay healthy


October 26th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): Researchers of Medical College of Georgia have suggested that a daily dose of whole body vibration may help reduce the usual bone density loss that occurs with age.Dr. ... Read more...

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Anthony Hopkins and wife lose weight


September 23rd, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):It has been reported that acclaimed actor Sir Anthony Hopkins has lost a total of five stones in weight on a harsh diet.He is 73 now and ... Read more...

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The Situation Application Is Among iPhone Top 10 Applications


September 22nd, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are thousands of applications available for the Apple users but it is not frequently that one comes across an application that is related with mainstream ... Read more...

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Drinking water before meals is the best way to lose weight


August 24th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 24 (ANI): Have you tried out every trick in the book to lose weight - crash diets, gyms, or simply starving yourself? Now, try a simple trick - drink a ... Read more...

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Ditch the gym and go jogging to boost energy and improve your mood


August 10th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 10 (ANI): Want to get fit, boost your energy levels and uplift your mood at the same time, don't go to the gym. Instead, head to the nearest park and ... Read more...

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Jogging in park better than gym


August 10th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Jogging in the park boosts energy and improves mood more than going to the gym. A walk in the great outdoors is better for body and mind than pounding ... Read more...

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PC Gamers’ Bodies Look Like 60 Year Old Chain Smokers


June 9th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
In today’s world, when information technology is turning increasingly hi-tech, with each passing day, most of the youths have forgotten what outdoor games are and prefer computer games. But the fact, ... Read more...

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Imran - Priyanka: What’s Common?


June 7th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Imran Khan is just three films old in Bollywood. Out of these three, only Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na was a box office hit while ... Read more...

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Computer power button design chosen as NYC’s new condom logo


March 10th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 10 (ANI): More than 15,000 online voters have chosen Luis Acosta's computer power button design as the new condom logo for New York City."There's a subtle message in ... Read more...

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California postal service employee indicted for compensation benefits fraud


March 6th, 2010 - 3:56 am ICT by BNO News
SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – A California postal service employee was indicted for falsely claiming an injury and receiving compensation benefits, prosecutors said Friday.Nicki Lee Buxmann, 46, of Sacramento, California had an ... Read more...

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US law student ready to lie, finagle, beg, flirt for 1-yr free gym sessions!


February 23rd, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 23 (ANI): A Columbia Law School student has revealed that she is willing to lie, finagle, beg and even flirt to get a year of free gym sessions.Julia ... Read more...

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Employee-employee incivility in front of customers is bad for business


February 18th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): A new study has revealed that when employees are rude to one another, it creates a negative impression that affects consumer judgments of the company.In the study, researchers ... Read more...

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Incivility among employees upsets consumers


February 18th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) Incivility among employees upsets consumers and is bad for business, says a new study. When employees are rude to one another, it creates a bad impression that affects ... Read more...

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Mel B wants to get Brits in shape


January 29th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Singer Melanie Brown has launched a programme to help get Britons in shape.The former Spice Girl kicked off the International Fitness Week that aims to encourage people lead ... Read more...

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