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Exposure to chemical fosters anxiety


September 9th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) Exposure to the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) early in life tends to foster anxiety by altering gene expression in a brain area which detects and respond ... Read more...

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Beat the summer - sleep well, eat well for glowing skin


April 18th, 2012 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The summer may have been delayed in large parts of the country but is here finally and so are skin problems such as acne, ... Read more...

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Vegetables, grain cut stroke risk in women


December 4th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Women eating an antioxidant-rich diet suffered fewer strokes independently of whether they had past history of cardiovascular disease or not, a new study reveals. "Eating antioxidant-rich ... Read more...

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Some fatty acids can be beneficial too


October 2nd, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 2 (IANS) Excessive consumption of a fat-rich diet could be fuelling the obesity epidemic in the US and other parts of the world. But not all fats are ... Read more...

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2,000-year-old poo reveals Romans’ rich diet


June 15th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 15 (IANS) A British team has unearthed tonnes of 2,000-year-old ancient Roman poo from a sewer, throwing light on Romans' rich diet of urchins, dormice and figs, a ... Read more...

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Nomadic goatherds keep date with Kashmir meadows


June 2nd, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 2 (IANS) The annual tryst of the hardy, nomadic Bakarwals with the lofty Kashmir meadows has begun with thousands of sheep and goats being herded across the Pir ... Read more...

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Coolers, sprinklers, glucose to help Delhi Zoo beat heat


May 5th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Fifty coolers are in place as are special thatched roofs and sprinklers, potatoes have gone off the menu, and melons, cucumbers and mangoes have made ... Read more...

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Fibre-rich diet reduces heart risk


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 23 (IANS) Consuming food items rich in fibre, like fruits, vegetables and whole-grain products, especially as a young adult, is likely to confer a lifetime of protection ... Read more...

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Right diet, rest, key to high marks: Experts


February 5th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) Students stressed about upcoming exams should focus on having a protein-rich diet and taking regular breaks between study sessions to score well, experts said here Saturday.The first ... Read more...

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Study: Diet programs may not help dodge disease risk


January 28th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Australian researchers have announced that losing weight may not necessarily prevent diseases if the weight is not kept off.The research which was later published in the journal ... Read more...

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Polar bear’s record 9-day continuous swim blamed on global warming


January 26th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): Scientists studying bears around the Beaufort Sea, north of Alaska, have revealed that a polar bear swam continuously for over nine days, which could be the result of ... Read more...

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Polar bears at risk as melting ice is making them swim greater distances


January 26th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): Scientists studying polar bears have claimed that the melting sea ice is making the animals swim greater distances, at the risk of their own health and future generations.Researchers ... Read more...

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Patna Zoo animals enjoy protein-rich diet to beat wintry chill


January 7th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Jan.7 (ANI): With temperatures dipping across the country, animals in Patna Zoo are being given proteins and mineral in their diet.Ajit Kumar, a veterinary doctor, said it is essential for wild ... Read more...

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How to fight the signs of aging


January 5th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): Is aging taking a toll on your mind and you don't know what to do? Well, take a breather, for an expert has revealed new ways to keep ... Read more...

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Study: Americans in denial of their rich diet


January 5th, 2011 - 2:42 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) America has one of the highest obesity rates in the world but it seems that the population thinks it is not their fault.A new study has ... Read more...

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Number of polar bears to fall, courtesy climate change


November 25th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): A new study by researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has revealed that polar bears aren't suited for southern diets and their numbers are likely ... Read more...

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Michael Douglas on weight gain diet


November 13th, 2010 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 12 (IANS) Veteran actor Michael Douglas has been put on a weight gain diet after being left weakened by treatment for throat cancer.The "Wall Street" star, who has reportedly lost ... Read more...

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Obesity key cause of liver problem in India


September 18th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Sep 18 (IANS) Obesity is contributing to steep rise in liver problems in the country, a liver transplant surgeon said Saturday. Lack of exercise, lifestyle and rich diet are the main causes ... Read more...

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High-fat diet prevents brain from burning calories


September 10th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 10 (IANS) Some people who eat a high-calorie fat-rich diet remain slim, yet others pile on the weight. A high-fat diet in some people causes the brain cells to become ... Read more...

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Tomato diet can ward off cancer


September 9th, 2010 - 2:48 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Tomatoes can protect people against prostate cancer and may even slow the growth of a tumour, say scientists. The study was done on mice and researchers found those fed ... Read more...

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Indian women wrestlers confident of rich haul in Games


August 30th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Patiala (Punjab), Aug 30 (IANS) With women's wrestling being included for the first time in the Commonwealth Games (CWG) here in October, Indian grapplers are an enthusiastic lot and expect ... Read more...

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Berries help protect brain against ageing


August 24th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) Eating berries could be a pleasant way of protecting the brain against ageing and memory loss. Strawberries, blackberries and blueberries are rich in compounds called polyphenolics, which help ... Read more...

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Asparagus, garlic could help keep obesity at bay


August 23rd, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) Eating vegetables like asparagus, garlic and artichokes could help keep obesity and diabetes at bay. Scientists are trying to figure out whether a fibre-rich diet can suppress hunger ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama reveals she loves eating pie and deep-dish pizza


August 7th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
New York, August 07 (ANI): Michelle Obama has revealed that she loves eating pie and deep-dish pizza, but makes up for it by exercising plenty and eating a vegetable-rich diet."One of the ... Read more...

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High-protein diet should begin with breakfast


July 25th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 25 (ANI): Here's how you can maintain muscle mass, curb hunger, reduce abdominal fat, and prevent age-related bone loss - starting your day with a high-protein breakfast.While humans maintain the ... Read more...

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Walnuts can help fight Alzheimer


July 13th, 2010 - 3:39 am ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Walnuts might be helpful in reducing or delaying the process of Alzheimer, a research has found. According to Abha Chauhan who led the research, Walnuts may have a beneficial ... Read more...

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High meat consumption ‘linked to early periods’


June 11th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): A new study by UK scientists suggests that girls who eat a lot of meat during childhood tend to start their periods earlier than others.As part of ... Read more...

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Healthy diet could reverse Alzheimer’s early effects


June 9th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 9 (IANS) Early effects of Alzheimer's disease can be slowed or even reversed with the help of a healthy diet, according to Temple University researchers. In a previous study, researchers led ... Read more...

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Healthy diet may help fight Alzheimer’s


June 9th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): A new study by researchers at Temple University has shown that patients in the early to moderate stages of Alzheimer's disease could have their cognitive impairment slowed or ... Read more...

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More medical checks needed to curb diabetes epidemic in China: Expert


May 26th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): China is in the grips of a diabetes epidemic that will only continue to grow unless a comprehensive diagnosis mechanism is put in place, according to a ... Read more...

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Veg diet can help you score with opposite sex: Study


May 24th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 24 (ANI): Rather than a suntan, a vegetarian diet will help you score more with the opposite sex, claim scientists.Soaking up the sunrays won't make you as popular with ... Read more...

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Proper calcium supplement early in life key to lifelong bone health


May 14th, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): A new study has revealed that not only is calcium required for strong and healthy bones, it could also play a vital role in determining bone health for ... Read more...

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Flaxseed-rich diet decreases severity of ovarian cancer in chickens


May 5th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): After spending five years researching on ovarian cancer in chicken models, University of Illinois scientists have discovered that a diet enriched with flaxseed decreases severity of the deadly ... Read more...

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Chokeberry extract ‘regulates weight gain’


April 26th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 26 (ANI): The chokeberry (Aronia) extract is a powerful antioxidant and helps regulate weight gain and blood glucose, according to a new study on rats.Native Americans have traditionally eaten dried ... Read more...

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Chokeberry extract regulates weight gain


April 26th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 26 (IANS) The chokeberry (Aronia) extract is a powerful antioxidant and helps regulate weight gain and blood glucose, a new study says. Native Americans have traditionally eaten dried chokeberries and prepared ... Read more...

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