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Even animals won’t eat Mid-Day Meal in Goa: Parrikar

July 31st, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 31 (IANS) The food given to school children in Goa under the Mid-Day Meal Scheme is unfit even for animals, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told the legislative assembly ... Read more...

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Watching TV linked to unhealthy eating

May 14th, 2012 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 14 (IANS) Don't allow your children to be glued to TV if you want them to eat healthy. Television viewing time is associated with lower odds of ... Read more...

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Popcorn richer in antioxidants than many fruits

March 27th, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
London, March 26 (IANS) Surprisingly, a popular snack like popcorn has plenty of eye popping goodness too -- it has nearly twice as much of antiodixants as many fruits and ... Read more...

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Dietary cadmium tied with breast cancer risk

March 15th, 2012 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, March 15 (IANS) Dietary cadmium, a toxic metal found in many farm fertilisers, may lead to an increased risk of breast cancer."Because of a high accumulation in agricultural crops, ... Read more...

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Sweet deal: EID Parry acquires balance stake in US firm

October 7th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 7 (IANS) With smart bargaining, India's EID Parry (India) Ltd has acquired the remaining 48 percent stake in the US-based nutraceuticals company Valensa International for Rs.22.4 crore, said ... Read more...

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Diet Programs May Not Cut Disease Risk

January 28th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Many weight loss programs, pill manufacturers, and other diet aides have been preaching for quite some time how dieting can help improve health, and that weight loss programs ... Read more...

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USDA Issues Mandate For Healthier School Lunches

January 14th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In its bid to grapple with the menace of childhood obesity in United States which is haunting a majority of children in the country, the U.S. ... Read more...

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Chicken Nuggets Recalled After Blue Substance Found

July 24th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Customers have complained for a blue plastic substance in chicken nuggets causing Perdue Farms to recall more than 90,000 pounds of the frozen chicken snack from ... 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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Diet, exercise, weight loss key to lowering blood-cholesterol

November 30th, 2009 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
Cologne (Germany), Nov 30 (DPA) A healthy diet with lots of seasonal vegetables, fruit and high-fibre foods such as whole grain can often bring high blood-cholesterol levels back to normal, noted ... Read more...

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Whole grains can lower the risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer

August 30th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 29 (ANI): Stressing on the importance whole grains, experts have claimed that incorporating them in the diet can lower the risk of heart disease, diabetes, stroke and certain cancers.Lona Sandon, ... Read more...

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Kids fail to tell whole grain from soluble fiber-enriched products during a test

June 28th, 2009 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 27 (ANI): When researchers at California State Polytechnic University-Pomona studied the consumption of whole grains and soluble fiber-enriched burritos and chocolate chip cookies among elementary school aged children in Pomona, ... Read more...

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Dietary guidelines may slow cardiovascular disease progression in women

June 16th, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Researchers at Tufts University and Wake Forest University have found that following adherence to recommendations for whole-grain, total fat, and cholesterol intake leads to a decrease in atherosclerotic ... Read more...

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How Jessica Simpson got rid of her curvy figure

March 12th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): She may have created a media furore over her apparent weight gain, but Jessica Simpson has silenced all her critics by appearing in svelte shape in just ... Read more...

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Diet rich in whole grains significantly lowers heart failure risk

October 28th, 2008 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): A new study has found that a diet rich in whole grains can significantly reduce heart failure risk, while egg and high-fat dairy consumption can increase it. ... Read more...

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Chocolate for breakfast actually help you lose weight!

July 11th, 2008 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 11 (ANI): Heres some good news from all those chocolate lovers trying to lose weight instead of shunning your favourite sweet, dig into it for breakfast.Wondering just how this ... Read more...

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Bringing up Chu-Chu, the pigeon

March 16th, 2008 - 9:35 am ICT by admin
(First Person) By Ranjana Narayan She landed in our garden some time in mid-February, a trembling ball of dark grey. I saw her flapping her wings futilely, then trying to duck behind a flowerpot ... Read more...

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Whole grain dietary intake lowers chronic disease risk

February 6th, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): Researchers at Penn State University have revealed that diets with high amounts of whole grains may help you loose weight and also lower the risk of chronic diseases ... Read more...

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Eating whole-grain breakfast cereals may lower heart failure risk for men

November 14th, 2007 - 2:41 am ICT by admin

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