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Soft drinks make it harder to lose weight: Study


July 22nd, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) Avoid soft drinks, as they could alter the way your body burns fuel and make it harder still to lose weight, says a study."This study proves ... Read more...

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Increased intake of added sugars linked to weight gain: Study


March 25th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): Increased consumption of added sugars could make you gain extra pounds, according to a study that followed Minnesota residents for 27 years.Researchers at the University of Minnesota used ... Read more...

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Junk food diet in early childhood may lower IQ


February 8th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 8 (ANI): Children fed chips, pizza and other junk foods are likely to have lower IQs, says a new research.Researchers said that a diet, high in fats, sugars, and processed ... Read more...

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Excess sugar may cause heart attacks later


January 11th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 11 (IANS) Teenagers fond of too much of sugar in their diet are likely to face a higher heart attack risk as adults. A study found that teens who consume ... Read more...

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High-sugar diets in teens ‘increase heart disease risk later in life’


January 11th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): Teenagers who consume high sugar foods in their diets may be at an increased risk of heart disease later in life, says a new study.The study showed that ... Read more...

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Healthy Snacks, Weight Loss Can Surely Work Jointly


October 15th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): You might have tried everything possible to lose weight but at the same time are having trouble keeping the urge and food cravings under control ... Read more...

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Bottled tea contains fewer polyphenols than brewed tea


August 23rd, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 23 (ANI): When you buy a can of bottled tea, are you assured of getting what you have paid for? Well, you might be wrong, as a recent study has ... Read more...

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Study finds that cancer cells thrive on fructose


August 4th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Aug 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Researchers in the United States say they have discovered that the age long belief that all sugars are the same, might not be true anymore.A team ... Read more...

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Cancer Cells Use Fructose To Thrive


August 4th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): US researchers are believed to have made a startling discovery when they found out that the pancreatic cancer cells feed on fructose. The ... Read more...

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How slim doesn’t always mean healthy


July 11th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 11 (ANI): You may be slim and still have dangerously high levels of fat within you, according to the British Medical Research Council.Using MRI body scanners doctors demonstrated that even ... Read more...

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Half of toddlers food far too sweet, finds study


June 29th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29 (ANI): More than half the food products targeted at babies and toddlers have a high sugar content and are excessively sweet, according to a new Canadian study.Researchers at the ... Read more...

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Lack of exercise, not dietary sugars, key to increased BMI in kids


May 27th, 2010 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): Increased BMIs in children are most likely due to reduced energy expenditure, rather than dietary factors, reveals a new independent study of scientific research.According to the research paper, ... Read more...

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Simple lifestyle changes can help you live long


March 21st, 2010 - 4:00 am ICT by IANS
London, March 20(IANS) Forget crash diets and obsessive calorie counting. A new study shows that it takes only slight changes to your eating habits to improve your long term health. Cut back on ... Read more...

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Malaysians move to reduce sugar content in beverages


January 1st, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 1 (IANS) Famous for their sweet tooth and reeling under sugar shortage, Malaysians are embarking on a campaign to reduce sugar content in food and beverages. The health ministry is ... Read more...

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Busy Brit parents packing kids off to school with ‘unhealthy’ lunchboxes


November 16th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 16 (ANI): A new British survey carried out on school children's lunchboxes has shown that the snacks parents provide contain more than 12 teaspoons of unhealthy sugar.The survey conducted ... Read more...

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Reducing sugar, increasing fibre intake can perk up diabetes risk in Latino teens


April 7th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 7 (ANI): Latino adolescents, who reduce their sugar intake and increase fibre in their diet can improve risk factors linked with type 2 diabetes, according to a new study.The researchers ... Read more...

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Sugar overdose can accelerate ageing


March 6th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): You need not search for that fountain of youth to stay young, for ageing can be kept at bay just by cutting back on sugar intake. Well, ... Read more...

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Brit builders dump traditional brew for posh lattes!


November 19th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): Brit labourers are ditching their traditional cuppa for the upmarket coffee, a new survey has revealed.According to the study of 500 building trade workers, six out of ... Read more...

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Extra kilos make women have sex in the dark


May 30th, 2008 - 6:06 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne , May 30 (ANI): Its not coyness that makes women switch off lights before sex, but its the extra kilos that put them off from being too enthusiastic about bedroom ... Read more...

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Sugar in the form of carrot cake not harmful for diabetics


January 9th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Jan 9 (ANI): Now, diabetics can dig into carrot cake without thinking twice about the amount of sugar they are consuming, for a new study has found no adverse changes ... Read more...

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Excess of sugary beverages may increase Alzheimers risk


December 8th, 2007 - 8:52 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 08 (ANI): A new study has found that excess drinking of sugary beverages like soda may increase the risk of Alzheimers disease.The research carried out on mice, was not able ... Read more...

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