Denmark helps Pakistanis displaced by terror

June 3rd, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 3 (IANS) The Danish government, through its partner organisations, has been providing urgent food supplies to more than 1,100 displaced Pakistani families who have fled their homes due ... Read more...

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A tissue that burns oodles of flab

September 5th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 5 (IANS) 'Brown fat', a wondrous tissue, can burn oodles of flab and help us stay slim and trim. Brown fat is present in most, if not all, ... Read more...

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Breakfast is important, especially for teen mums and their kids

February 10th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A new study has found that teen mothers who eat breakfast have healthier weights and snacking habits, and may influence healthy eating habits among their children.The study was ... Read more...

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Exercise boosts postmenopausal womens quality of life

February 10th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A new study has shown that exercise improves quality of life in postmenopausal women regardless of whether they lose weight.For the study, Corby K. Martin, Ph.D., of ... Read more...

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Kids’ heart rate increases during active video games

September 2nd, 2008 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS) Children burn more than four times as many calories per minute playing an active video game than playing a seated game, with their heart rate also being significantly ... Read more...

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Obesity triggers, restricted-calorie diet inhibits skin cancer

April 15th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 15 (ANI): Researchers at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, have found a link between dietary balance and common cancer pathways and say that a ... Read more...

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Study explains how exercise cuts down risk of cardiovascular diseases

November 14th, 2007 - 2:43 am ICT by admin

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