Top 10 diet myths busted
Times of India
Countless books and articles have been read and written about diet mantras and techniques. However, some of the most widely accepted facts are nothing but myths or half-truths that might, in fact, damage your fitness levels. All of these diet and ...
On vacation, sample local food — and stay on diet
Atlanta Journal Constitution
By Carolyn O'Neil Vacations are usually the time to take a trip away from healthy eating habits. “Pool food,” as my daughter Katie calls the culinary category of burgers and fries, nachos with cheese, potato chips and ice cream sundaes, is frequently ...
Dr. Gott: Honey in diet can be beneficial
Q) I have been consuming at least 4 ounces of pure honey every day because of repeated urinary tract infections. Shouldn't that help, or should I try D-Mannose? I'm an 80-year-old female. A) Bladder and urinary tract infections occur when bacteria ...
HCG Diet Website Announces Free UPS Overnight Shipping
DigitalJournal.com (press release)
Among the wide variety of today's diet plans, the HCG diet, or Human Chorionic Gonadotropin diet, has become increasingly popular for its effectiveness at helping consumers lose a large amount of weight in a matter of weeks. OfficialHCGDietPlan.com ...
Heavy drinking results in poor diet
Dr. Jose Lorenzo Valencia-Martin of the Universidad Autonoma de Madrid says excessive drinking and an unbalanced diet are two preventable contributors to health problems. "Drinking alcohol may reduce maintaining a healthy diet, leading to adverse ...
YRMC completes 100th Lap-Band surgery
She dreaded the get-together because she's on a restricted diet since a Lap-Band procedure July 28. Normally Rubio, 29, would eat as she prepared dinner and then eat with the family. But right now she's on a restricted diet of broths and protein shakes ..
Calorie Counter Wants to Be Your Only Diet App
How many diet apps do you have loaded in your smartphone right now? Mine is kind of a graveyard of apps tried and failed, while others just didn't meet my diet and exercise needs. Enter Calorie Counter and Diet Tracker (Free) from the folks at ...
Gluten sensitivity: A gut-wrenching problem
Coeur d'Alene Press
When you look at the history of man, you will find that wheat has been a staple in the diet for thousands of years! If it was such an important component of the ancient diet, why can't we tolerate it today? There are several aspects of our health and ...
Study: Obese People Live as Long as Slimmer People
"A healthy lifestyle, including being physically active and eating a healthy diet, is probably more important than your body weight and focusing on weight loss, if you are otherwise healthy," she tells WebMD. Kuk and her colleagues used a new tool that ...
Diet sodas, diet sabotage?
MyFox Tampa Bay
Most of us think no-sugar, no-calorie sodas are one of the healthiest options, but some believe these drinks are actually diet sabatoge. Two new studies give us glimpse into possible reasons why. One says when it comes to diet sodas, the more you drink ...
Paleo Diet: The Hunter-Gatherer Challenge
Including Dominique Anderson who is training for an ultra marathon in October--she thought about the paleo diet before then heard about the challenge and decided to jump in. She said the support on Facebook has helped her stick with it. ...
Rainbow's Go Woori's Diet Secret: Diet Lunchbox
On August 16 th through her twitter she wrote, “I am currently on a potato diet! I just came back from watching a Hanbok fashion show.” (Hanbok is the traditional attire for Koreans, similar to the Kimono for the Japanese) The pictures reveal Go ...
Low-Carbon Diet Challenge Encourages Reflection About Food and Sustainability
Jan Wright fills up on bulk food at the People's Food Coop so that she can make one meal per week without disposable packaging for the Low-Carbon Diet Challenge. When Lynn Meadows looked for more ways to be green, she started to look closer at her food ...
Ask the Diet Doctor: Is Your Job Making You Fat?
Create a nutrition cheat sheet so if you need to go to a business lunch or have to work late, you don't have to scramble to find food that won't ruin your diet plan. 4. Work ethic. Many people surveyed in the 2011 study said that work was their top ...
Fatty diet triggers diabetes onslaught
Futurity: Research News
The beta cells of mice fed a high-fat diet could not sense and respond to blood glucose. The glucose transporters are green, insulin is red and DNA is blue. (Credit: UC Santa Barbara) UC SANTA BARBARA (US) — Diets with high levels of fat shut down a ...
Foods That Should be Included in Your Diet
What are the foods that you should include in your diet? Here are some recommended healthy diet staples that are usually overlooked. Beans and lentils. Health experts believe that beans and lentils are usually overlooked on trips to the grocery store, ...
Jennifer Hudson is Prouder of Her Dieting than Her Oscar
She lost a dramatic 80 lbs on a Weight Watchers diet which is over five and a half stones. In an interview with Self magazine, Hudson stated that she is prouder of her weight loss than her Oscar. Hudson has not only dieted; she has also undertaken an ...
High-fat diet can boost diabetes risk, study claims
Private Healthcare UK
... he insisted the theory was well worth further investigation. Last month, National Obesity Forum chairman Dr David Haslam called on healthcare bosses to increase public awareness of the potential implications of poor diet and carrying excess weight.
Break fast the right way
Times of India
A diet that is less than the normal intake but balanced is enough to keep a person healthy and active. "Break the fast with dates as they are highly nutritious and easily digestible," says Riyaz. This can be followed by juices.
Soy Protein May Lower Blood Pressure
PR Newswire (press release)
"Protein-rich soyfoods have long been seen as heart-healthy additions to the diet and these findings further support this," said Mark Messina, Ph.D., a nutrition expert, adjunct associate professor in the Department of Nutrition, School of Public ...
Natural foods for a better sex life
Times of India
Saffron: If you are looking for instant effects, be sure to add adequate quantities of saffron to your diet. Consumption of saffron has been shown to boost sexual desire as per recent studies conducted on benefits of natural aphrodisiacs. ...
Keeping Bones Strong for Life
“With a well-balanced diet and healthy lifestyle, we can maintain our bone mass.” Preventive measures should be taken at the earliest opportunity. Bones start to grow while we are still in the womb. If an expectant mother eats a healthy diet high in ...
Ten Years Later, Dr. Amron's Mini-Lipo is No Fading Fad
PR Newswire (press release)
"There are certain areas of the body in certain people that no amount of exercise or diet can correct. This is because of genetic disproportion. Removal of the disproportionate fat tissue by "Mini-Lipo" is the only effective way to seamlessly sculpt ...
Two things you need to know about Nutrition and the Elderly
The Llano News
There isn'ta specific food or diet that all elderly people should follow. There is no one food that will cure cancer or heart disease. Some foods may help the body fight off these diseases, but not cure them. People suffering from diseases like ...
Nil-by-mouth foodie: The chef who will never eat again - Loretta Harmes hasn't eaten or tasted food for six years, but she hasn't lost her passion for cooking.
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