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Ravi Kishan gets grungy for ‘Jeena Hai To…’


February 25th, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Actor Ravi Kishan had to go through an intense exercise regime to shed his pounds and also sported a stubble look for the garb ... Read more...

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Sprints better than marathon for heart health


April 6th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 06 (ANI): New research has suggested that high intensity exercise is more beneficial than traditional endurance training when it comes to heart health."Our research examines the effects of brief, intense ... Read more...

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Exercise may increase cravings


March 9th, 2011 - 8:43 am ICT by IANS
London, March 9 (IANS) Exercise may increase our desire to feast on doughnuts and chocolate, making it difficult to shed the extra pounds, a study has revealed.The research suggests that ... Read more...

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Exercise can make you want sugary foods even more


March 8th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 8 (ANI): Exercise can increase people's desire to eat sugary foods such as doughnuts, making it difficult to lose weight, a study has revealed.The finding suggests that nearly half of ... Read more...

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Stress before cancer therapy may sabotage treatment


September 22nd, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 22 (ANI): A new research has suggested that patients who experience physical or psychological stress - including rigorous exercise - one or two days before a cancer treatment might be ... Read more...

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Non-intense exercise can reduce depression, boost recovery of stroke sufferers


June 7th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): Non-intense physical activity can help reduce depression and boost recovery of stroke patients, according to a new research."The power of physical activity to raise the spirits of ... Read more...

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Intense exercise ‘can produce asthma-like symptoms even in healthy kids’


May 19th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Heavy exercise can provoke the onset of temporary lung problems and other symptoms typically associated with asthma in children who are not actually asthmatic, according to a new ... Read more...

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Married people twice as likely to be fat


March 21st, 2010 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
London, March 20 (IANS) Married people are twice as likely to become obese than their single counterparts, according to a new study. Greek researchers found that married couples were more likely to become ... Read more...

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Married people twice as likely to become fat than their single counterparts


March 20th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 20 (ANI): Wondering what wedding present to buy for your friend? Well, a gym membership might be a good idea. A new study has claimed that people who are married ... Read more...

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‘No time to exercise’ won’t work, intense bursts would


March 15th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 15 (IANS) Now, you may no longer use the common excuse of "lack of time" for not doing enough exercise. Researchers have found that short-term high-intensity interval training is a ... Read more...

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Exercise ‘cuts risk of developing painful gallstones’


February 10th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Intense exercise lowers the risk of developing painful gallstones, say British researchers.In the University of East Anglia study of 25,000 men and women, researchers found that those who ... Read more...

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Binge eating affects up to 15 percent women


January 2nd, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 2 (IANS) Some 10 to 15 percent women are affected by binge eating behaviours and attitudes, a new study says. "Our results are disquieting," said Lise Gauvin, a professor of social ... Read more...

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One in ten Brit women suffers from binge eating and bulimia


December 21st, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): More than one in ten Brit women have eating disorders such as binge eating and bulimia, reveals a new study.The researchers say that women who perceived themselves to ... Read more...

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Eating disorders affect one in 10 women


December 19th, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 19 (IANS) Some 10 to 15 percent of women have disordered eating behaviour and conditions beyond anorexia, according to a study. "Our results are disquieting. Women are exposed to many contradictory ... Read more...

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Supervised exercise lessens fatigue in cancer patients undergoing chemo


October 14th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): High and low intense cardiovascular and resistance training can help reduce fatigue in cancer patients who are undergoing adjuvant chemotherapy or treatment for advanced disease, claims a new ... Read more...

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Dietary support supplement boosts fitness levels in older adults


November 7th, 2008 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 7 (ANI): Scientists have found evidence that Beta-alanine (BA), a dietary supplement widely used by athletes and body builders, can boost fitness levels in older adults.BA is an ... Read more...

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Rock music ”boosts exercise endurance” in the best way possible


October 2nd, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 2 (ANI): Rock and pop music with a strong fast beat is the best to exercise to, says a new research.According to the Brunel University study, listening to the ... Read more...

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Gene may explain why Labradors collapse after hunting


September 22nd, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) Researchers have identified a gene which is linked with Labradors collapsing soon after an intense hunting or retrieving exercise, in a condition known as exercise-induced collapse or EIC. ... Read more...

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Sweaty people less prone to exercise-induced asthma


September 8th, 2008 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 8 (ANI): University of Michigan researchers have found that people who make more sweat while exercising are less prone to asthma than others. Research leader Dr. Warren Lockette says ... Read more...

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Aerobics has more mood-boosting benefits than strength training


August 27th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 27 (ANI): Indiana University psychologists say that aerobic activities can offer more mood-boosting benefits to people than strength training.Lead researcher Jack Raglin says that benefits can be experienced ... Read more...

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How a massage helps speed up exercise-induced injury healing unravelled


August 13th, 2008 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): Ohio State University researchers are using animal models to identify the mechanism behind how a massage helps speed up recovery amongst athletes following intense exercise and injury. ... Read more...

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Beijings poor air quality a big threat to Olympians


August 9th, 2008 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 9 (ANI): The heat and humidity in the Beijing region will present a formidable challenge to all the Olympians, according to a group of researchers, who added that the ... Read more...

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Short but intense exercise just as good as longer exercise


June 6th, 2008 - 9:44 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 6 (IANS) People with packed schedules, take heart. If you don't have time for regular exercise, don't worry. A study has shown that short bursts of high-intensity exercise are as ... Read more...

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Brief, intense exercise keeps the heart healthy


June 5th, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Researchers from McMaster University have found that short bursts of high intensity sprints, known to benefit muscle and improve exercise performance, also have a beneficial effect on ... Read more...

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Britney does walkabout in gym wearing nothing but a towel!


April 30th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 30 (ANI): American pop singer Britney Spears is said to have shocked guests at a spa in California on Apr 29, when she entered the gym wearing nothing but ... Read more...

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Protein that kills brain cells after stroke identified


March 28th, 2008 - 3:46 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): Researchers at Emory University claim to have identified a protein that kills brain cells after a stroke or a seizure.The study found a protein called asparagine endopeptidase ... Read more...

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Cause of brain cell damage in strokes identified


March 28th, 2008 - 11:12 am ICT by admin
New York, March 28 (IANS) Researchers have identified a key player in the destruction of brain cells after a stroke or a seizure. A protein called asparagine endopeptidase (AEP) unleashes enzymes that ... Read more...

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