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TV habits can foretell kids’ fitness

July 16th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 16 (IANS) Each hour of TV that a two to four-year-old watches elevates the risk of a larger waistline and reduction of muscle fitness, says a study.According to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Beer doesn’t cause of your ‘beer belly’

April 5th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Drinking beer is not the main cause of a "beer belly" although it can contribute to overall fatness, scientists have revealed.A team from Germany analysed the ... Read more...

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Peter Andre launches new “muscle-defining” vest

November 17th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Singer Peter Andre has launched a new "posture and muscle defining" T-shirt, wearing it as he posed with two models.Andre, 37, posed for photographs in a central London ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Excess weight in pregnancy gateway to heart risks in child

June 4th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Researchers have uncovered evidence to show that piling on too much weight in pregnancy may lead to future heart risks in the child. New research at the University of ... Read more...

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Male ‘corsets’ can make beer bellies history

December 30th, 2009 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): Control knickers have become a commonplace in the wardrobe of many women, but now, men will be able to reap the benefit of the slimming garments for the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Kids with fatter midsection at increased cardiovascular disease risk

September 12th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 12 (ANI): Kids who have more fat around their midsections are at a greater risk of suffering heart disease in later life, suggests a new study.The study's researchers suggest that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Athletes at increased metabolic syndrome risk

January 14th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): College-age football players who gain weight to add power to their blocks and tackles might be putting themselves at an increased risk of diabetes and heart disease ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Over-the-phone weight loss counselling really works

January 9th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): A new study has revealed that counselling via the phone and Internet can help weight management in overweight individuals. The study compared counselling via phone and e-mail with ... Read more...

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Now, jeans that come with a bra for your bum!

November 16th, 2007 - 2:32 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Nov 16 (ANI): Women to struggle hard to fit into their jeans because of their bums should heave a sigh of relief with a new range of denims based on butt ... Read more...

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Obesity increases the risk of developing cancer

November 14th, 2007 - 1:54 am ICT by admin

Posted in Health |