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Eating time too impacts weight gain, shows study


July 11th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, July 11 (IANS) Latest research holds that not only the quantity and type of food but also the time of day when it is eaten plays important role in ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Students campaign against junk food


December 19th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Braving the morning chill, around 1,200 students of Father Agnel School formed a human chain here Monday to send out a message against consumption of ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Fast test for severe form of food poisoning


November 10th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Nov 10 (IANS) A fast and reliable new test under development could help people avoid a terrible type of food poisoning that comes from eating fish tainted with a ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Food inflation may be result of growing prosperity: Manmohan


November 4th, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, Nov 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said inflation in food articles in India was, indeed, a problem but said that grain prices have been relatively stable. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Dinosaurs survived mass extinction by 700,000 years


January 28th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 28 (IANS) A fossilised dinosaur bone unearthed in New Mexico shows that dinosaurs survived mass extinction by 700,000 years, according to a new dating method.Many paleontologists believe the catastrophic event, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

New forms of dietary fiber could be a boon to health


December 9th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 09 (ANI): New types of dietary fiber are under development, which can make high fiber foods tastier and more appealing to consumers.An article in current issue of Chemical & Engineering ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dining out ‘ups diabetes risk’


November 21st, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 21 (ANI): Researchers has claimed that corporate lunches and dinners at restaurants dishing up rich, fatty foods, coupled with sedentary working lives are responsible for an alarming rise of diabetes ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Which Restaurants are Open on Thanksgiving?


November 18th, 2010 - 2:25 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The list of restaurants which are open on Thanksgiving Day is actually quite larger than one would expect, and it seems that eating ‘out’ is the new ‘in’ ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Lady Gaga’s weird demands!


October 8th, 2010 - 2:36 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 8 (IANS) Singer Lady Gaga always wants an oxygen tank in her dressing room, honey in her backstage area and different types of food every day of the week.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

New method uses tooth fossil chips to determine what our ancestors ate


September 17th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 17 (ANI): Ever wondered our early mammalian ancestors were vegetarians, vegans or omnivores? Well, a new method that measures the size of chips in tooth fossils can now reveal the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Eat Pray Love’ Merchandise A Hit Among Buyers


August 14th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much awaited movie 'Eat Pray Love' starring Javier Bardem and Julia Roberts is hitting the theaters today and the critical reception of the film remains ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chocolate reduces risk of premature birth


July 9th, 2010 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) Eating chocolate can almost halve a woman's risk of developing pre-eclampsia, a condition which increases blood pressure and reduces the transfer of oxygen and nutrients to the baby ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Midnight snacking ups tooth loss risk


June 2nd, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
London, June 2 (ANI): Eating snacks in the middle of the night can increase the risk of tooth loss, regardless of the type of food that is eaten, experts have warned.The team ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Urbanization and health in spotlight on World Health Day


April 6th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by admin
By Shobha Shukla - CNS World Health Day is celebrated on 7th April to mark the founding of World Health Organization. Each year, the WHO selects a key global health issue and organizes ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Gene site linked to food allergy identified


March 8th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 8 (ANI): Scientists have discovered the first major gene location responsible for a severe, often painful type of food allergy called eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE).In this disease, which may cause ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Happy fruit flies look for habitat just like their old homes


December 28th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): A new study has shown that adult fruit flies, which were happy in their youth, tend to choose a habitat similar to ones they were born in.The study ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Happy flies look for habitat just like their old homes


October 21st, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): Adult fruit flies, which were happy in their youth, tend to choose a habitat similar to ones they were born in, according to new study.Led by Judy ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Your diet dramatically affects your sleep patterns


October 9th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 9 (ANI): A nutritionally balanced high glycaemic index (GI)meal, one that rapidly releases glucose into the bloodstream, can significantly increase the presence of tryptophan - an amino acid known to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Let pandas die out: conservationist


September 23rd, 2009 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 23 (IANS) A British conservationist says pandas should be allowed to go extinct because they are "extraordinarily expensive to keep going" and may be surviving at the cost of ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Humans may have been responsible for “megafauna” demise 46,000 years ago


June 23rd, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): A team of scientists has analyzed the fossil of the extinct giant kangaroo to determine that humans were responsible for the demise of "megafauna" 46,000 years ago.There ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Get slim with a breakfast of muesli with milk, tinned peaches and yoghurt


April 18th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 18 (ANI): Is your expanding waistline giving you nightmares? Well, take heart. Researchers have found that a breakfast of muesli with milk, tinned peaches and yoghurt can help weight loss.Experts ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why some animals eat only one type of food


March 24th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, mar 24 (ANI): Seeing a huge restaurant menu usually makes us choose an old favourite instead of trying something new. Now, scientists have claimed that, when overloaded with information, other ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

A sigh of relief for pepperoni pizza sufferers


September 12th, 2008 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 12 (ANI): Scientists have identified the reason behind pelvic pain, which is caused among women after they have a piece of pepperoni pizza. And the culprit is irritated colon. According ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Crispy Duck to go off the menu in Britain


July 21st, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): Brits will no longer get to savour their favourite Chinese dish of Crispy Duck - as ovens used to prepare the dish do not comply with EU ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Humans crave novel experiences, says study


June 26th, 2008 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 26 (IANS) Unfamiliar options, or experiencing the unknown, activate a primitive part of the brain, which shows that human beings seek novel experiences, according to a new study. Using functional ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Spirit Awards turn eco-friendly


November 14th, 2007 - 5:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): Film Independent is going green by changing its 2008 Spirit Awards into a zero-waste, eco-friendly event. Alterations will be made in nearly every part of the ceremony, ranging ... Read more...

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