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High-fat diet lowers blood sugar in diabetics


May 13th, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, May 13 (IANS) Food with a lot of fat and few carbohydrates may actually benefit type-2 diabetics who are advised to stick to a low-fat diet. The results 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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Your bodies resist weight loss efforts


June 24th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 24 (IANS) If you've been trying to lose weight and suspect your body is working against you, you may indeed be right."When obese people reduce their food intake ... Read more...

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No risk for weight reducers from high fat diets


June 1st, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 1 (IANS) Here's some cheerful news for the obese who are wanting to slim down with moderate exercise: They don't face any risk from low-carb, higher-fat diets. "Overweight ... Read more...

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Doughnuts after junk food protect heart


April 14th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) It sounds like a recipe for a heart attack, but junk food may actually be good for the heart if followed by a plateful of doughnuts, ... Read more...

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Hurley avoids fruit post lunch


April 12th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 12 (IANS) Actress Elizabeth Hurley, famed for her stunning figure, is into drinking protein shakes and avoiding raw fruits and vegetables after 4 p.m."I've never been in danger ... Read more...

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Diet Programs May Not Enable The Folks To Evade The Risk Of Diseases


January 28th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 28, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Shedding weight is often advertized as a technique to enhance physical condition. Nevertheless, Australian canvassers have asserted that the weight-loss programs may not facilitate the ... Read more...

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Want a flat tummy? Don’t rely on low fat foods!


January 17th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 17 (ANI): Trying to lose weight by adopting a low fat diet? Well, you may be committing the biggest mistake of your 'weight loss regime,' says an Oz fitness expert.Celebrity ... Read more...

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Healthy lifestyle ‘cuts risk of first stroke by 80pc’


December 3rd, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Those who make healthy lifestyle choices- such as not smoking, eating a low-fat diet high in fruits and vegetables, drinking in moderation, exercising regularly and maintaining a normal ... Read more...

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Researchers crack dietary code for weight loss


November 25th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) If you really want to lose weight, you should maintain a diet that is high in proteins with more lean meat, low-fat dairy products and fewer white bread ... Read more...

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Sugary drinks don’t cause weight gain


August 15th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) Sugary drinks, taken in small quantities, do not promote weight gain, carbohydrate craving or adverse mood effects in overweight women. The study, conducted by Marie Reid and colleagues ... Read more...

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Low-Carbohydrate Diet Beats Low-Fat Diet In Decreasing Heart Risk


August 4th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you thought going for a low-fat diet would help you to shed those extra kilos, then a study published on Monday suggests that it is ... Read more...

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For achieving weight-loss the low carb diet beats the low fat diet according to a new study


August 4th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New research by scientists indicate that weight loss can be achieved over a long period of time by eating a diet, that has a lower concentration ... Read more...

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Low Carb Diets Beat Low Fat for Heart Health


August 4th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New research is suggesting that although a low fat diet may work just as well as a low carb one for weight loss, it may be better for ... Read more...

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Low-Carb Diet Beats Low-Fat Diet By Increasing Good Cholesterol


August 4th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): New research study results have revealed that a low-carb diet may actually be more beneficial than a low-fat diet, especially when you are trying ... Read more...

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Low-carbs diet more effective in losing weight


June 20th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (IANS) Obese women with insulin resistance lose more weight after three months on a low-carbohydrate diet than on a traditional low-fat diet with the same number of calories, says ... Read more...

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Low-carb diet more effective than low-fat diet for insulin-resistant women


June 20th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): A new study has found that obese women with insulin resistance lose more weight after three months on a lower-carbohydrate diet than on a traditional low-fat diet with ... Read more...

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Olive oil helps breast cancer survivors lose weight


June 4th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Olive oil produces greater weight loss in breast cancer survivors compared to a more traditional low-fat diet, a study has found.The finding could be of great importance to ... Read more...

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Eggs at breakfast help teenagers modulate hunger, weight


June 3rd, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 3 (IANS) A protein-rich breakfast, containing eggs, improves appetite control among adolescents and may also help obese adolescents manage weight, research says. Researchers examined the impact of a protein-rich breakfast ... Read more...

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High protein breakfasts can help obese teens manage weight


June 3rd, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 03 (ANI): High protein breakfasts can improve appetite control in obese adolescents and help them manage weight, researchers claim.In their study, experts observed the impact of a protein-rich breakfast on ... Read more...

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Dieting without exercise won’t help lose weight


April 15th, 2010 - 3:53 am ICT by IANS
London, April 15 (IANS) People who follow a low-calories diet in the hope of losing weight shouldn't bother unless they exercise as well, a new study has found. "This research shows that simply ... Read more...

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Eating breakfast, fatty diet around conception ‘increases odds of having baby boy’


March 9th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): Want a baby boy? Well, then eat full breakfast and fatty diet during early pregnancy, suggests a new study.According to the University of Missouri study, what women eat ... Read more...

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Low-carb, low-fat and Mediterranean diets ‘reverse atherosclerosis in fat people’


March 2nd, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): A low-carbohydrate diet, a low-fat diet and the Mediterranean diet have been found effective in helping obese people to reverse carotid atherosclerosis, researchers have reported.The study has been ... Read more...

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Fatty food ‘weakens immune system’


December 9th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): A new study has confirmed that fatty food is injurious to one's health and could also weaken the immune system.A thesis from the Sahlgrenska Academy reveals, mice fed ... Read more...

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Low carb diet ‘increases heart disease risk’


December 9th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 9 (ANI): Eating a low carbohydrate diet can raise a person's risk of heart disease, says a new study.The low-carb diet involves eating more protein and fat in foods such ... Read more...

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Low-calorie, low fat diet better for your mood


November 16th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 16 (IANS) A low-calorie, low-fat diet does more good to a dieters' mood than a low-carbohydrate plan with the same number of calories, says a new study. Obese individuals who ... Read more...

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Low-fat diet ‘puts dieters in better moods’


November 10th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Feeling blue? Try a low-calorie, low-fat diet, suggests a new study.Published in the November 9 issue of Archives of Internal Medicine, one of the JAMA/Archives journals, after one ... Read more...

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High protein diet ’shrinks the brain’, finds Alzheimer’s study


October 21st, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): Scientists studying Alzheimer's disease (AD) in mice found that a high protein diet led them to develop smaller brains.The research team from the US, Canada and the UK ... Read more...

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High-fat diets can make us stupid, sluggish


September 5th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) Rats fed a high-fat diet exhibit stark reduction in their physical endurance and cognitive ability after just nine days, says a new study. The research, funded by the ... Read more...

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High-fat diets ‘make us lazy, forgetful’


August 13th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): Eating hotdogs and French fries might be a great treat, however, these high fat diets can significantly reduce our exercising ability and lead to short term memory loss, ... Read more...

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Sleepwalker put on nine stone because of nightly snacks!


June 17th, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 17 (ANI): A woman, who sleepwalks, has put on nine stone as she has unknowingly been snacking nightly.Anna Ryan, 42, who was consuming over 2,000 calories of food without realising, ... Read more...

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Low-fat diet may protect against liver cancer


June 12th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Switching over to a low-fat diet might provide protection against liver cancer, finds a new study.The research team from University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Case Western ... Read more...

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Politeness makes dieters break low-fat regimes while with friends, family


May 19th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 19 (ANI): Dieters often fail to stick to low-fat regimes due to politeness while they are out at some restaurant or social gathering with their friends or families, according to ... Read more...

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Have walnuts to control diabetes


May 6th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 6 (IANS) Including walnuts in your daily diet can help keep type-2 diabetes under control, according to a new study. The study was conducted by a team headed by Linda ... Read more...

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New pill that ‘trains people to eat less’ to hit UK shelves


April 27th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 27 (ANI): Want to get rid of those extra pounds but cannot do away with that craving to gulp down your favourite food? Well, then it's time to resort to ... Read more...

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