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Fast-food ads prompt kids to pile on pounds

April 29th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS) If youngsters hooked on fast food have greater chances of becoming overweight, then blame fast-food ads on TV which entice them in the first place. "We ... Read more...

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Smoking, booze during pregnancy may raise child’s cancer risk

September 19th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 19 (ANI): Whether an expecting mother smokes, drinks or is overweight - all play a key role in determining the risk of her child developing cancer, says a new study.Professor ... Read more...

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Sweet drinks reduce stress and aggression

July 8th, 2010 - 3:23 am ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) Sweet drinks such as sugary tea help to reduce stress at work, and make people less likely to be aggressive or argumentative, psychologists say. According to a study, the ... Read more...

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Cheap, sweetly flavoured drinks could kill kids: Experts

May 7th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, May 7 (ANI): Two bottles of cheap, sweetly flavoured drinks contain enough alcohol to kill kids, claim health experts.At a conference in Manukau Liquor, licensing Inspectors Institute president Murray Clearwater held ... Read more...

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Get ready for a hangover

December 30th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by admin
By Anita Thomas Dec 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the new year just around the corner and many celebrating at parties across the nation most will be waking up with the dreaded hangover. How ... Read more...

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Low-sugar drinks can help stem obesity, diabetes epidemics, say experts

April 21st, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 21 (ANI): Experts from the Department of Nutrition at Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) have called for new class of low-sugar drinks to help stem obesity and diabetes epidemics.Strong ... Read more...

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Sugar makes you a sweeter person

October 11th, 2008 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): Sugar can make you a sweeter person, claim researchers from Amsterdam University and Florida State University.The boffins reckon that sweet drinks give individuals a sugar rush, which ... Read more...

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Majority of Austrian children cannot distinguish tastes: study

May 15th, 2008 - 11:59 am ICT by admin
DPA Vienna, May 15 (DPA) Three out of four children aged between 10 and 13 are unable to distinguish between basic flavours sweet, sour, bitter and salty, a study by an Austrian university ... Read more...

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