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7 November, 2017 1:06 PM What Is Junk Food? Why Is It Bad For You?

Picture this: a plate of hot French fries and a huge burger with hot cheese oozing out of it, and a large serving of any aerated drink; looks like a treat! This calorie dense junk food does look mouthwatering, but is known to be nutritionally poor. Junk food or fast food has become an increasingly popular food choice to grab when on the go. Ideally 40

6 November, 2017 5:19 AM Eating Whole Grains Can Aid Weight Loss and Reduce Risk of Diabetes: StudyÂ

Whole grains are the grains that contain all three original parts -- the bran, germ, and endosperm as opposed to refined grains, which retain only the endosperm. According to a latest study, consuming whole grain foods on a regular basis such as barley, brown rice, millet, oatmeal and rye may help lose weight as well as decrease the risk of heart disease 42

27 October, 2017 9:53 AM Love Pasta? Experts Blame It On The New Type Of Taste

Carbohydrates are one of the primary sources of energy needed by the body. It was found that people sensitive to the taste of starchy food items and carbs were more likely to consume these food items and put on weight. On examining a group of 34 individuals, it was revealed that most of them could easily identify common carbs found in items like rice, breads 55

27 October, 2017 6:47 AM Poor Nutrition Can Lead To Muscle Wasting and Fatigue in Patients With Liver Failure

Your diet can play a much significant role in your liver health than previously thought. Poor nutrition was found to be a common feature in patients with liver failure or cirrhosis. Poor nutrition can also lead to muscle wasting, weakness, fatigue and worse outcomes before and after the patients undergo liver transplantation, says a new study. The study 30

3 October, 2017 11:32 AM New Breast Cancer Test May Predict a Relapse, A Healthy Diet May Help Cut the Risk

Breast cancer is one of the most common cancer types in women. Some of the factors leading to breast cancer development include obesity, familial cancer history, sedentary lifestyle, early menarche, late child birth or no child birth among others. Breastfeeding is considered one as of the ways to avoid breast cancer. According to Cancer Research UK, adopting 13

12 September, 2017 10:04 AM Fat wives make men diabetic, says study

A new study suggests that women who love their food could pose a risk to their husband’s health. According to the study, middle-aged men with obese wives are likely to develop type-two diabetes than those with partners who are slimmer. However, study did also go on to find, that overweight husbands had no impact on their wives’ chance of developing similar 47

30 June, 2017 6:27 AM Market Live: Sensex, Nifty under pressure; Sun Pharma soars over 3%

11:45 am Buzzing: Shares of PVV Infra is locked at 5 percent upper circuit post it has received an order from Tata Trusts for pre-cast demo of individual household latrine (IHHL) installation at Kesarapalli village, Krishna district, Andhra Pradesh. Tata Trusts is partnering with Andhra Pradesh government by developing 264 villages covering 2.5 lakh households 23

3 May, 2017 7:26 AM Eman Ahmed to be discharged from Saifee Hospital tomorrow

Egyptian national Eman Ahmed, who was until recently believed to be the world's heaviest woman, will be discharged tomorrow from the Saifee Hospital here, where she underwent treatment for severe obesity. "Huzefa Shehabi, COO Saifee Hospital, has received an e mail communication from VPS Burjeel Hospital (in Abu Dhabi, UAE) saying that Eman is 'stable 46

29 April, 2017 2:46 PM Feel good with drifting temperatures

Exposure to environments outside a comfortable temperature could help tackle major metabolic diseases such as diabetes and obesity, and should be reflected in modern building practices, finds a study “Healthy Excursions Outside the Thermal Comfort Zone,” and published in Building Research & Information, This new research reveals how exposure to mildly 27

27 April, 2017 2:27 PM After treatment row, world's heaviest woman Eman Ahmed to be now shifted to UAE from Mumbai

MUMBAI: Egyptian national Eman Ahmed, who is being treated for obesity here, would be shifted to a hospital in Abu Dhabi. The city-based Saifee Hospital today announced that Eman Ahmed would be shifted to Burjeel Hospital in the UAE. The development comes amid allegations by Eman's sister Shaimaa Selim that she was not receiving proper treatment at Saifee 126