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A healthy diet, more exercise can beat diabetes


September 12th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) A few simple changes in daily life can ultimately prove to be a major help in preventing two in three cases of diabetes while saving a ... Read more...

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Dining with friends can make you fat


September 3rd, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 3 (IANS) Dining with a friend could be bad for those on a diet - it tempts you into eating unhealthy dishes from the menu, just to keep ... Read more...

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Guidelines being framed on health food in schools, court told


August 30th, 2012 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that a consultant had been tasked to frame guidelines on ... Read more...

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Making Burton eat healthy food was a struggle: Norah


June 12th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 12 (IANS) Singer Norah Jones says it was an uphill task to make producer Brian Burton aka Danger Mouse eat healthy food.The 33-year-old recorded her new album ... Read more...

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Mothers’ eating habits influence kids’ taste buds


May 31st, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 31 (IANS) Mothers fond of drinking or having junk food must watch out, as their children keep on monitoring such habits and can go on to adopt them ... Read more...

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Unhygienic practices lead to poor academic performance: Study


May 30th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Children with poor hygiene practices are more likely to suffer in terms of academic performance, a study by the Indian Medical Academy said here Wednesday.Conducted ... Read more...

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Olive tree in Italy to be named after Michelle Obama


May 20th, 2012 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
Rome, May 20 (IANS) A 1,400-year-old olive tree in Italy will be dedicated to American first lady Michelle Obama for her efforts to promote healthy eating.The dedication ceremony will be ... Read more...

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Eat light, healthy food to stay cool this summer: Doctors


May 17th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) With summers in full swing and the mercury heading north, doctors advise that apart from drinking lots of water, a special summer diet consisting of ... Read more...

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Exercise can undo effects of maternal obesity


February 10th, 2012 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 10 (IANS) Physical activity can help offsprings undo the negative metabolic effects passed on to them by their obese mothers, a study reveals.An overweight mother can powerfully impact ... 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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Love yourself for right body: Yana Gupta (With Image)


January 22nd, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 22 (IANS) If you want to look right, you have to learn to love your body, says model-turned-Bollywood item girl Yana Gupta who is also a budding non-fiction ... Read more...

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New mobile app helps choose healthy food


January 21st, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 20 (IANS) You can scan bar codes, see what's in a food item and switch to a healthier choice in an instant, thanks to a new mobile application. ... Read more...

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Well-informed people eat better


January 17th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) People who keep themselves better informed with the help of the print and electronic media and the internet tend to stick to the healthiest eating pattern ... Read more...

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Junk food: High Court seeks guidelines


January 11th, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday asked the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) to frame guidelines on a PIL seeking a ban on ... Read more...

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73 percent kids in Indore slums are malnourished: Survey


January 4th, 2012 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 4 (IANS) Around 73 percent children below six years in 10 slum localities in the financial capital of Madhya Pradesh are malnourished, reveals a survey conducted by an ... Read more...

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Jim Sensenbrenner apologizes for his comment on Michelle Obama


December 23rd, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner has been forced to apologize after saying that First Lady Michelle Obama has bigger than normal bum size. The lawmaker made the comment ... Read more...

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Obesity on rise in school children: Study


November 12th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Around 15-21 percent of school children in India are obese and the number is rising with high intake of junk food and a sedentary lifestyle, ... Read more...

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Health food for heart patients, diabetics


October 16th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) People suffering from heart diseases and diabetes should eat a lot of beans, soybean, tofu and lentils as these are rich in proteins and low ... Read more...

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British women more prone to cancer across Europe


August 2nd, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) British women are more likely to develop cancer by the age of 75 than the average European woman, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said in ... Read more...

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Megan Fox eats healthy food


July 10th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) Actress Megan Fox eats five times a day but only healthy food. The "Transformers" beauty, married to Brian Austin Green, makes sure she sits down for a ... Read more...

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Chinese firm fumes over CNN’s disgusting food remark


July 6th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, July 6 (IANS) A Chinese food company has asked the US television network CNN to apologize after it claimed one of its products as the "most disgusting food" in ... Read more...

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Pregnant Brit mums swapping fruit vouchers for booze, ciggies


February 27th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Pregnant women in the UK are using NHS fruit and vegetable vouchers to obtain cigarettes and alcohol, reveals a Government report.The survey more than 2,000 retailers, health professionals ... Read more...

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Consumers more likely to choose rejected options later: Study


February 15th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): Purchasing decisions are always made by either choosing between alternatives or by rejecting certain options.However, a new study has found that consumers are more likely to focus on ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama defends ‘fattening’ White House Super Bowl party menu


February 9th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 09 (ANI): US First Lady Michelle Obama, who has been campaigning against childhood obesity for a year now, has defended the decision to serve bratwurst, cheeseburgers and deep dish pizza ... Read more...

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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...

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Surprising Health Food Imposters One Should Know About


January 15th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The number of health conscious people and the craving for healthy food are on the rise and the market is replete with hundreds of so called ... Read more...

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Court questions government on junk food ban in schools


December 22nd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) The Delhi High Court issued notices to the Delhi government, the health ministry and the human resource development ministry on the issue of banning the sale of ... Read more...

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NGO files petition to ban junk food in schools


December 21st, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) In an effort to encourage healthier eating habits in children, an NGO here has filed a public interest litigation (PIL) in the Delhi High Court to ban ... Read more...

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Shahana Goswami Goes From Bold To Bolder!


December 10th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The young Bengali actress who had vowed to herself that she will become an actress in Bollywood in spite of the fact that she has no godfather in the industry, has ... 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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Telling kids to clean their plate may produce fussy eaters


November 22nd, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): A study has suggested that telling your child to clean their plate may help produce a fussy eater, while tight control of what they eat could make children ... Read more...

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Most Britons have no idea when UK fruit and veg are in season


October 11th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that most Britons have no idea when UK fruit and vegetable are in season, what traditional varieties are or even how they grow.Despite ... Read more...

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Strict diet cuts risk of breast cancer


October 6th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 6 (IANS) A strict diet two days a week comprising only vegetables, fruits, milk and a salty beverage could prevent breast cancer.Women who cut back to just 650 calories a ... Read more...

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Strict diet 2 days a week ‘cuts breast cancer risk by 40pc’


October 6th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 06 (ANI): A new study has indicated that a strict diet for two days a week consisting solely of vegetables, fruit, milk and a mug of Bovril could prevent breast ... Read more...

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Eating junk food as addictive as drugs


October 1st, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) A British study suggests that a diet of burgers, chips and cake programmes your brain to crave even more for foods that are high in sugar, salt and ... Read more...

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