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Government mulls curbs on junk food in schools

July 18th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The central government Monday admitted before the Delhi High Court that junk food causes health hazards, including heart problem, and said guidelines would be framed ... Read more...

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Katona feels confident about toned tummy

January 26th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 26 (IANS) Singer Kerry Katona is feeling more confident than ever after undergoing a non-surgical treatment for tightening the skin around her stomach, which had begun to sag after she ... Read more...

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Six stress-busting foods that will make you feel better

January 16th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): Having a stressful day at the office? Here's something you should know - what you eat can have big impact on how you feel.Dietician Cynthia Sass said that ... Read more...

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What Sort Of Vitamins Do Men Need?

January 5th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) While it is a prevalent idea that women should take dietary supplements and minerals to cope with nutritional deficiency, the reality is that men also need ... Read more...

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Kerry Katona goes for tummy tuck

October 3rd, 2010 - 3:04 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 3 (IANS) Singer Kerry Katona has opted for a tummy tightening treatment to keep herself slim after having lost weight with her new lifestyle regime.The former "Atomic Kitten" star stopped ... Read more...

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Top 5 Superfoods of the World

September 1st, 2010 - 12:36 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Obesity is on the rise all over the West, reaching epic proportions, and causing unhealthy children as well as adults. With food items such as the Krispy ... Read more...

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Bread baked with rye kernel more filling

February 15th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 15 (IANS) Wholegrain bread is good for you, as most people know. But it is not only the fibre-rich bran, the outer shell of the grain, that is healthy. Research ... Read more...

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Micro-nutrient benefits in some mental disorders

January 21st, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 21 (IANS) A micro-nutrient supplement may confer big benefits on sufferers of mental illness, according to a clinical psychologist. Julia Rucklidge, associate professor of psychology at the University of Canterbury, ... Read more...

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Right balance of proteins, not cutting calories, ‘key’ to longevity

December 3rd, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3 (ANI): A diet containing just the right mix of proteins may be more important than reducing calories for a long and healthy life, according to new study on fruit ... Read more...

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10 ways to cut risk of cancer

November 15th, 2009 - 11:18 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): Only a few everyday choices about diet, exercise and tobacco use can dramatically reduce a person's risk of cancer, according to a Special Report on Cancer Prevention.The Special ... Read more...

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Daily dose of colourful fruits, veggies may boost immunity against flu

November 4th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): Want to keep the flu at bay? Well, then make your immune system stronger by having colourful fruits and vegetables, says an expert.Health/wellness expert Amy Hendel says that ... Read more...

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Wine powder to be used in yoghurt, chocolates, creams

September 18th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 18 (ANI): By-products of red wine production could now be turned into a powder for use in everything from yoghurt and chocolates to creams and face masks, thanks to a ... Read more...

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Black raspberries slow cancer growth

August 28th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 28 (IANS) A mix of preventive agents, like those found in black raspberries, may more effectively inhibit cancer growth than single agents aimed at shutting down a particular gene.Researchers at ... Read more...

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Black raspberries may slow cancer spread

August 28th, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): A mix of preventative agents, such as those found in concentrated black raspberries, may effectively inhibit cancer development, according to a new study.According to the research, black ... Read more...

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Fortified cassava can offer a day’s nourishment in one meal

July 1st, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): An international team of scientists has engineered how to fortify the cassava plant a staple root crop with enough vitamins, minerals and protein so that it can ... Read more...

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Royal Jelly, the wonder honey that increases longevity

June 4th, 2008 - 11:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Shivaji Pune, June 4 (ANI): As kids we are generally told a bit about the bees collecting honey from flowers. But what most of us may not know is that ... Read more...

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Eating fruits may cut risk of Alzheimer’s

February 1st, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): Eating fruits is not only good for skin and the digestive system, but it can also protect against Alzheimers disease.A new study has examined the benefits of fruits ... Read more...

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UK inmates to be given vitamins ‘to cut prison violence’

January 14th, 2008 - 4:23 pm ICT by admin
London , Jan 14 (ANI): In a move to improve the behaviour of inmates and cut violence in UK prisons, authorities have decided to provide them with vitamins and mineral supplements.According to ... Read more...

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Animals in Patna zoo enjoying special diet

January 11th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by admin
Patna , Jan.11 (ANI): Severe winter in Bihar has affected the health of the animals at the Sanjay Gandhi Botanical and Zoological Garden in Patna , better known as the Patna Zoo. ... Read more...

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