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‘Eggs healthier, safer than 30 years ago’


July 19th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) Eggs today are healthier, safer and more nutritious than they were 30 years ago because the feed given to hens has changed over the years, leading ... Read more...

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Calories, not carbs, key to weight loss


February 8th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 8 (IANS) The key to shedding pounds is cutting down on calories, not carbohydrates or proteins, especially among the overweight with type 2 diabetes, a study reveals.The study, ... Read more...

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Building your body? Take protein supplements


December 14th, 2011 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) If you are planning to pump up your body at the gym, buying protein supplements may not be a bad idea. Mixed with water or ... Read more...

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Early nutrition can program person’s metabolism, health for future


May 3rd, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): A study has found that nutrition during the first days or weeks of life may have long-term consequences on health, potentially via a phenomenon known as the metabolic ... Read more...

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Know your diet personality type to cut your flab


April 18th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): Wondering how to lose weight after eating calorie-laden food? Help is at hand.A new research from WeightWatchers UK has revealed that there are seven diet personality types and ... Read more...

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Wingless female fireflies get less support from mates


April 6th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 6 (ANI): A new research led by Tufts University biologists found that wingless 'stay-at-home' female fireflies get less support from their mates than females who are able to fly.There are ... Read more...

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3.23 p.m. - the time when dieting fails


March 22nd, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 22 (IANS) A myth that a midnight snack spelt doom for people on a diet has finally been broken. Experts say temptation for food is maximum during mid-afternoon ... Read more...

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Diet used by Kate Middleton’s mum branded a ‘health hazard’


November 27th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): A diet based on cottage cheese and prawns, used by Kate Middleton's mother, has been branded a 'health hazard' by French nutritionists.Carole Middleton is slimming down for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New Imaging technique accurately identifies cancer cells


November 25th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): An imaging technique that uses laser light to identify cancer cells has been developed by a team of Illinois researchers.The research team demonstrated the novel microscopy technique, called ... Read more...

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Cranberry History and American Recipes


November 23rd, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) This week homes all over America will have tables full of food, starting with the traditional turkey, and ending with pumpkin pie. Somewhere in between all that will ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

55 Bangladesh kids fall ill after eating biscuits


October 28th, 2010 - 6:01 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 28 (IANS) At least 55 children fell ill after eating biscuits distributed by the UN World Food Programme in Bangladesh's Gaibandha district, officials said.The biscuits were supplied under the ... Read more...

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Now, crunchy and spicy soy snacks to boost nutrition in Indian kids


October 20th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): Soy, although an inexpensive and complete vegetable protein, doesn't find too many takers because of its bland taste, but University of Illinois scientists have joined forces with an ... Read more...

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Bill Clinton’s crash diet ‘weird and extreme’, says dietitian


September 24th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sept 24 (ANI): Former US President Bill Clinton has been slammed for going on a restricted diet to lose 10kg before daughter Chelsea's wedding.An Australian dietitian has labeled Clinton's diet ... Read more...

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Indian scientists grow world’s first high-protein GM “protato” spuds


September 21st, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 21 (ANI): A team of Indian scientists has grown for the first time, a genetically modified spud called 'protato' that makes up to 60 per cent more protein per gram ... Read more...

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NASA turns down Chilean miners request for alcohol, cigarettes


September 2nd, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.2 (ANI): The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the executive branch agency of the United States Government, which is responsible for the nation's civilian space, has reportedly turned down requests for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Trapped Chilean miners ask for beer, peaches


August 25th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.25 (ANI): The 33 miners trapped in an underground mine in Chile spoke to rescuers by radio and have asked for cold beer, peaches and toothbrushes.Chile's Minister for Mines, Laurence ... Read more...

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Weak monsoon not cause of worry: Pawar


July 16th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jul 16 (ANI): Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar today said that weak monsoon showers in contrast to forecast of good rains will not significantly hurt crop output in India.Pawar said this ... Read more...

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Beer preservative could help reduce ammonia produced by cattle


April 21st, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 21 (ANI): Hops, a natural preservative added to beer to check bacterial growth, may hold the key to reducing ammonia produced by cattle, say researchers.Cattle, deer, sheep, goats and other ... Read more...

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New Atkins diet unhealthy, says Kiwi dietician


April 5th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, April 4 (ANI): The new Atkins diet is not a healthy way to shed extra pounds, a Kiwi food expert has warned.The new version of Atkins, which is available ... Read more...

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Coloured chickpeas have more antioxidants than regular cream ones


February 20th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 20 (ANI): Coloured chickpeas contain a significantly higher number of antioxidant qualities than the regular cream and beige ones, says a study.Researchers from the Volcani Center in Israel examined 17 ... Read more...

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Virus may help infuse goods traits in crops


January 5th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): Scientists for Texas AgriLife Research have found a virus that can be used to inculcate goods traits into the crops the plant breeders are developing.According to lead researchers ... Read more...

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Cotton may be promising source of protein


September 8th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 8 (IANS) Cotton is emerging as a promising source of protein for millions of the world's malnourished, according to the latest research. Researchers engineered the cotton to reduce the toxic gossypol ... Read more...

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Now, a ‘green’ process to produce biodiesel from chicken feather meal


July 23rd, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): Scientists in Nevada have developed a new and environmentally friendly process for producing biodiesel fuel from 'chicken feather meal.'Professor Mano Misra and his team at the University ... Read more...

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Processed foods linked to Alzheimer’s, diabetes


July 6th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 6 (IANS) Researchers have discovered a substantial link between processed and preserved food as well as fertilizers with increased deaths from Alzheimer's, diabetes and Parkinson's diseases. Increased levels of nitrates ... Read more...

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Drink milk to reduce your calorie intake


June 30th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 30 (IANS) Skim milk helps people feel full, thanks to its high protein content, lactose sugar and its thickness. Researchers found that drinking fat free milk in the morning helped increase ... Read more...

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Why bottle-fed babies grow faster


April 24th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 24 (ANI): Breast milk has less protein than formula, a new study has claimed.It has been believed that formula-fed babies, who tend to be bigger, are "programmed" to store fat ... Read more...

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Porridge helps kids perform better at school


April 10th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Infants who eat porridge in breakfast have better exam results at school, suggests a new study.The study led by researchers from Middlebury College, Vermont has revealed that kids ... Read more...

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Diets good for heart also help lose weight


February 27th, 2009 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 27 (IANS) Heart-healthy diets that reduce calorie intake regardless of differing proportions of fat, protein, or carbohydrate can help overweight and obese adults achieve and maintain weight loss, according to ... Read more...

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The miraculous ”anti-ageing-weight loss” diet revealed


October 21st, 2008 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): Want to shed those extra pounds and look 10 years younger? Well, guess what, your desire has just been fulfilled, all thanks to a British nutritionist and ... Read more...

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Duckweed has tremendous potential for fighting pollution and global warming


July 9th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Three biologists at Rutgers Waksman Institute of Microbiology in the US have determined that on duckweed, which is a tiny aquatic plant found in ponds, has tremendous ... Read more...

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Heres how to lose weight without losing bone


June 6th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 6 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Illinois have found that a higher-protein diet that emphasizes lean meats and low-fat dairy foods as sources of protein and calcium could ... Read more...

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World’s fattest man looking forward to simple life after shedding 41 stone


April 3rd, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 3 (ANI): A Mexican man who once weighed 87 stone is now enjoying the simple things in life, after shedding half his body weight.Manuel Uribe, who had a peak ... Read more...

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Modified Atkins diet may lower epileptic seizures in adults


January 29th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): A modified version of the Atkins diet, with high-protein and low-carbohydrate, can effectively diminish epileptic seizures in adults, when drugs and other treatments fail, says a new study. ... Read more...

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