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Diet patterns may keep brain from shrinking


December 29th, 2011 - 7:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 29 (IANS) People whose diets are rich in vitamins and omega 3 fatty acids are less likely to have brain shrinkage associated with Alzheimer's disease, say experts.Those whose ... Read more...

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Eating cheese every day ‘could increase bladder cancer risk’


February 10th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): New research suggests that a daily helping of cheese could increase the risk of bladder cancer.Eating more than 53g - roughly the same size as a small chocolate ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Know Some Surprising Health Food Impostors To Avoid Them


January 16th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) They say, health is wealth. If your health is not well, then anything you do, you will not be able to do it with full concentration ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Feeling guilty about eating too much butter? Don’t - it’s good for you


December 28th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): It's holiday season and that means rich and butter-laden food - cookies, pudding, cakes - almost every other dish; so should you feel guilty every time you take ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vitamin D, sun exposure cuts breast cancer risk


December 12th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 12 (IANS) A diet that combines Vitamin D with plenty of sunlight can reduce breast cancer risk in women by 43 percent. A new study of 70,000 women conducted ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Modern lifestyle bringing back rickets to Britain


November 14th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 14 (IANS) Rickets, a '17th century diseases' caused by low levels of vitamin D, is rearing its ugly head in Britain after 80 years, and modern lifestyle is to blame. ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

White coffee: Malaysia starts new trend in beverages


September 25th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Ipoh, Sep 25 (IANS) Coffee drinkers from across the world are now flocking to Malaysia's Ipoh city to taste a beverage created there for the first time - white coffee. Ipoh, the capital ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

New fire-fighter system to prevent tunnel fire


May 16th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 16 (ANI): Experts are set to test a system that picks out cars and trucks at risk of catching fire before they enter a tunnel.Engineers at Siemens in Germany will ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pub meal ‘has more fat than 12 McDonald’s hamburgers’


May 13th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 13 (ANI): Pub grub burger meals have more fat than twelve McDonald's hamburgers.And, according to a Sun investigation, the worst offenders provide nearly all of an adult's recommended daily calorie ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Food additive might help cut down disease risk


July 31st, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 31 (IANS) Scientists have identified a substance in the liver that helps process fat and glucose and may help cut down risk for diabetes, hypertension or cardiac disease. It is ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Biggest health myths busted


May 29th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 29 (ANI): If you believe that pregnant women are supposed to eat for two or sugar makes children hyperactive, better think again because these are just two of the countless ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

News coverage of trans fat makes shoppers stay away from certain products


April 21st, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): News coverage detailing harmful effects of trans fat, along with labelling information, could prompt shoppers to stay away from short-term purchases of foods high in trans fat, according ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Grating cheese ”cuts heart disease risk”


February 10th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Grating rather than slicing cheese could cut your risk of dying from heart disease, according to a new UK research.The Food Standards Agency has urged general public ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hydrogenating natural oils without risking unhealthy trans fats


January 25th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 25 (IANS) Manufacturers add hydrogen to natural oils to prolong shelf-life of foods in a process called hydrogenation. But the process also causes production of trans fats, which are linked ... Read more...

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Eating fish, bread and cereals makes kids smarter


January 19th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 19 (ANI): Wondering how to make your kids smarter? Well, giving them fish once a week and feeding them with bread and cereals four times a day can make ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Long talks on mobile phones can fry up men’’s fertility


October 21st, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 21 (ANI): Men should stay miles away from mobile phones if they don''t want to screw up their plans of fathering a child, for a new research has shown ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Chennai students attempt to set a record by making the world’’s largest pizza


August 15th, 2008 - 10:09 pm ICT by ANI
Salem (Tamil Nadu), August 15 (ANI): Students of Cenneys Institute of Hotel Management in Chennai attempted to create a record by making the world''s longest pizza ahead of the country''s Independence ... Read more...

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