unhealthy lifestyle

Half of Thailand’s Buddhist monks are obese: Study


August 1st, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Pot-bellied Buddhist monks, striving to reach spiritual enlightenment, could be hampered in their pursuit of nirvana because of obesity and lifestyle diseases, a study has suggested.A ... Read more...

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Unhealthy lifestyle does not affect sperm quality: Study


June 13th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Lifestyle advice given by doctors to men diagnosed with infertility should be radically overhauled, says latest research. Current guidelines warn infertile men about the dangers of ... Read more...

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WHO expands steps to fight non-communicable diseases


April 25th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, April 25 (IANS) Aiming to tackle the high occurrence of non-communicable diseases in southeast Asia, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said here Wednesday that it would expand technical competence ... Read more...

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Watch world’s heaviest man marry on Valentine’s Day


February 13th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) This Valentine's Day will be special for Manuel Uribe, the world's heaviest man - he will tie the knot with longtime girlfriend Claudia on the ... Read more...

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Indians beware - smoking can cause arthritis (Oct 12 is World Arthritis Day)


October 12th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Anshuman Batra, 37, a habitual smoker, always wanted to kick the butt. What finally compelled him to give up cigarettes after 20 years was arthritis ... Read more...

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Centenarians possess genes for a ripe age


August 4th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) The secret behind why some people live for 100 years may lie in their genes and not in a healthy lifestyle, a research says."Centenarians may ... Read more...

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Unhealthy lifestyle linked to sexual problems


July 7th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Weight problems, physical inactivity, excessive drinking, smoking, and hard drugs -- facets of an unhealthy lifestyle may be linked with sexual malfunctioning in men. Additionally, people ... Read more...

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Too much TV ‘will put kids’ heart at risk’


April 21st, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 21 (ANI): An Australian study, led by an Indian-origin scientist, has found that six-year-olds who spent the most time watching television, using a computer or playing video games had narrower ... Read more...

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Unhealthy lifestyle ‘cutting 12 yrs off average Brit’s life’


March 9th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): A new research has found that Britons are cutting 12 years off their lives due to unhealthy lifestyles.UK healthcare firm Bupa said that middle-aged women are among the ... Read more...

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Childhood obesity comes from unhealthy lifestyle: Study


February 1st, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): In a new study, researchers found that children who are obese were more likely to consume school lunch instead of a packed lunch from home and spend two ... Read more...

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Pakistan could see rise in breast cancer cases


January 23rd, 2011 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 23 (IANS) Pakistan could face an increase in the number of breast cancer patients in the future because of the unhealthy lifestyle led by most women as well as late ... Read more...

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‘Good bacteria’ in yogurt may not be as healthy as you think!


December 27th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 27 (ANI): Probiotic yoghurts and yoghurt drinks may not be as healthy as they are claimed to be - the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has found that there is ... Read more...

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Unhealthy lifestyle makes women look ‘4 years older’ than their actual age


December 22nd, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): Many of us crave to look 10 years younger. However, a new research has revealed that we are not helping ourselves to stay youthful.The study has ... Read more...

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Leading an unhealthy lifestyle ‘makes workers less productive’


September 28th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 28 (ANI): A Dutch research has shown that leading an unhealthy lifestyle makes workers less productive and increases the sick leave they take.Obesity, poor diet, lack of exercise and smoking ... Read more...

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Following a healthy lifestyle really can delay death


September 15th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 15 (ANI): Following a healthy lifestyle pattern - being normal weight, participating in regular physical activity, limiting exposure to secondhand cigarette smoke and consuming higher amounts of fruits and vegetables ... Read more...

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Feeling stressed? Start an activity


August 17th, 2010 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Suffering from eating disorder, skin problems, hair fall and drinking - it could be because of stress at work or emotional void and experts suggest ... Read more...

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Scientists decode genes that cause ageing


May 17th, 2010 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) A group of scientists claimed to have decoded the gene which is responsible for ageing, a breakthrough which would help develop a drug to enable people live a ... Read more...

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Genes that let you live to 100 discovered


May 16th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 16 (ANI): The secret to longevity probably lies in having the right 'suite' of genes, according to new studies of centenarians and their families.Scientists have identified the 'Methuselah' genes whose ... Read more...

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Bad Habits And No Supplements Can Make You Live 12 Years Less


April 27th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Apr 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A recent study has reported that about 2.8 million people in Britain, on an average, expose themselves to the risk of dying almost twelve years early, ... Read more...

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India - a study in health contrasts (April 7 is World Health Day)


April 7th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) From becoming a hub of medical tourism to having a sizable population deprived of basic healthcare, from bulging bellies in urban areas to stunted ... Read more...

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Drinking too much cola reduces sperm count?


April 2nd, 2010 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
London, April 1 (IANS) Men who drink a litre of cola every day could be harming their sperm count, according to a new Danish study. On an average, these men's sperm counts ... Read more...

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George Michael’s relationship with Kenny Goss ’sinking fast’


March 12th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 12 (ANI): George Michael was recently spotted cruising with a couple of guys even as his relationship with Kenny Goss is in the doldrums, it has emerged.The singer was reportedly ... Read more...

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Unemployment ‘drives youngsters to drugs’


January 4th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): A new study suggests that young people without jobs often have the risk of poor health throughout their lives, with one out of ten blaming drug or alcohol ... Read more...

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How serious is heart health


December 30th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 30 (ANI): Doctors say stress can lead to heart ailments and it is not uncommon for people to give up their careers after developing cardiovascular problems.The latest case in point ... Read more...

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Santa should get off his sleigh, give up brandy and walk: Expert


December 17th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 17 (ANI): Santa should get off his sleigh and walk, because he's a health hazard, says a public health expert.Writing in the Christmas issue published on bmj.com, Dr Nathan Grills, ... Read more...

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Stephanie Seymour Poses Nude For The December Issue OF Vanity Fair


November 7th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American actress and model Stephanie Seymour is creating headlines lately as she has reportedly posed naked for the popular magazine 'Vanity Fair' for its December edition. The ... Read more...

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Porn Star Janine Lindemulder In Custody Battle With Sandra Bullock


November 5th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov.5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American adult film actress Janine Lindemulder is creating headlines these days as she faces Hollywood actress Sandra Bullock in a custody battle. The center of the legal ... Read more...

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Sophie Anderton attends boot camp to get fit


October 11th, 2009 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 11 (IANS) Model Sophie Anderton attended a boot camp in a bid to put her unhealthy lifestyle behind her. The imdb.com reports that the former Gossard model spent a ... Read more...

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Eat right, exercise, sleep well - models’ fitness mantra


July 25th, 2009 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) If you think the fashion fraternity leads an unhealthy lifestyle, think again. Models believe in eating right, exercising regularly and sleeping well to achieve the high level ... Read more...

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Psoriasis linked to diabetes, high BP in women


April 21st, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 21 (ANI): Women with psoriasis, a chronic inflammatory skin disease, are at higher risk of developing diabetes and hypertension (high blood pressure), says a new study.Recent studies have indicated that ... Read more...

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Why some drinkers, smokers die young and others dont


January 19th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Two newly identified genes hold the key to why some people who indulge in smoking and boozing die young, while others continue into old age.While smoking and ... Read more...

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Docs accuse TV programmes of missing out health messages


December 31st, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 31 (ANI): Doctors say that actors who portray characters with unhealthy lifestyles in television programmes should be shown reaping bad consequences. Releasing a list of its "top ten" unhealthiest characters, ... Read more...

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Obesity linked to more complex urinary problems


May 18th, 2008 - 12:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Heres another reason why you should concentrate on loosing those extra pounds - urinary problems.A new study has revealed that people who are obese and lead unhealthy ... Read more...

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Unhealthy lifestyle could put younger women at risk of heart disease (Re-issue)


May 4th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by admin
London, May 4 (ANI): Drinking, smoking and overeating could put younger women at risk of heart disease, according to experts.Researchers at Oxford and Liverpool universities have found that deaths from ... Read more...

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Unhealthy lifestyle could put younger women at risk of heart disease


May 1st, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by admin
London, May 1 (ANI): Drinking, smoking and overeating could put younger women at risk of heart disease, according to experts.Researchers at Oxford and Liverpool universities have found that deaths from ... Read more...

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