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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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‘India needs to hike yield of pulses’


December 22nd, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 22 (IANS) Stating that yield per hectare of pulses in India is low compared to the world average, the country's apex body of pulses and grains industry and ... Read more...

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Kathy Freston Featured In “Oprah Winfrey Show”


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kathy Freston, one of the most popular and celebrated dietitian of United States of America, was once again invited at the "Oprah Winfrey Show". She recently ... Read more...

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Food For Thought – Sushil Kumar


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
 November 3, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): World Champion and ace wrestler Sushil Kumar tells us about his special diet details, comfort food and the desserts he likes to gorge on…My Diet - ... Read more...

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94 percent of breastfeeding mothers don’t follow proper diet


May 12th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) About 94 percent of breastfeeding mothers do not follow a proper diet, says a new study. The research conducted by the University of Granada (UG) revealed that nursing mothers ... Read more...

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Dietary proteins critical in maintaining overall health


May 2nd, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): Dietary protein not only promotes health throughout life, but protein also plays an important role in weight loss and muscle maintenance, reveal researchers from a variety of institutions.A ... Read more...

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Government has made arrangements to ensure good quality meals: Sibal


March 10th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 10 (ANI): Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Kapil Sibal on Wednesday in a written reply in the Lok Sabha said the government has made elaborate arrangements through the ... Read more...

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Amrit Group to enter processed chicken market in March


February 18th, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Aparajita Gupta Kolkata, Feb 18 (IANS) After emerging among India's top players in poultry breeding, hatchery and feed business, the Rs.850-crore (Rs.8.5 billion) Amrit Group based here is set to enter the ... Read more...

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Emraan Hashmi - latest to go the six-pack way (With Images)


December 11th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Emraan Hashmi is all set to change his serial kisser image with his upcoming film "Once Upon A Time In Mumbai" - he will flaunt six-pack ... Read more...

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Soy food lowers breast cancer recurrence, death risk


December 9th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Consuming soy food can significantly lower death and recurrence risk in women with breast cancer, reveals a new study.There were concerns regarding the safety of soy food consumption ... Read more...

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What mothers eat before conception could affect offspring health later in life


July 22nd, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): The health of mothers in the days and weeks before conceiving a child is what determines the health of offspring much later in life, according to the results ... Read more...

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Moderately reduced carbohydrate diet ‘increases sense of fullness’


June 11th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): Moderately reducing carbohydrates intake, without calorie restriction and weight loss, can help increase a sense of fullness, a preliminary study found.The study has been presented at The ... Read more...

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Vegans’ bones as healthy as non-vegetarians’


April 17th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): A new study has found that vegan women, who eat only plant based foods, have bones as healthy as non-vegetarian women.In the research involving 105 post-menopausal vegan ... Read more...

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Egg protein boosts power, strength and energy


February 17th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) The presence of high-quality protein in eggs boosts muscle strength, provides a source of sustained energy and promotes satiety. High-quality protein is an important nutrient for active individuals ... Read more...

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Egg proteins do provide power, strength and energy


February 17th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): A new study has affirmed that the high-quality protein in eggs makes a valuable contribution to muscle strength, provides a source of sustained energy and promotes satiety.The ... Read more...

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Calorie restriction may not increase human lifespan as it does in rodents


September 25th, 2008 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 25 (ANI): Scientists from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have revealed that calorie restriction, a diet that is low in calories and high in nutrition, may ... Read more...

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High protein breakfast helps dieters feel full all day long


September 4th, 2008 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): Higher protein breakfast may help dieters retain fullness throughout the day, according to a new study.The study, which has been published in the British Journal of Nutrition, ... Read more...

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Red meat may help overweight men reduce tummy fat


December 7th, 2007 - 3:48 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, December 7 (ANI): Eating red meat may help overweight men shed layers of dangerous tummy fat, say researchers.According to findings from the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), high ... Read more...

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