2.8 Million Cancers Cases Worldwide Could be Prevented
September 9, 2011 — Around 2.8 million cases of cancer worldwide are preventable, and are largely linked to diet, physical activity, and weight, according to the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF). "The policy of simply relying on identifying and ...
Study: Weight Watchers works better than doctor treatment
AHN | All Headline News
Half the participants were assigned one-on-one care and advice from doctors regarding diet and exercise. The other half were given a free one-year membership to Weight Watchers, which also supples diet and exercise advice, as well as group support at ...
Karl Alzner explains his revamped offseason training and diet
Washington Post (blog)
That extra time, combined with the fact that he was healthy, led the 22-year-old defenseman to experiment with numerous exercise and diet techniques to find the perfect revamped system. Alzner revealed that in the summer of 2010, he didn't get the ...
Is the Paleo diet healthy?
On the Web, I stumbled upon the Paleolithic (Paleo) diet. Is this lifestyle change beneficial despite the promotion of saturated fats and cholesterol? Hi, Courtney. I applaud you for staying away from fad diets in an attempt to lose weight. ...
Squirrel hunter survived on diet of worms and muddy water
After he was found, Lawrence was first taken to hospital in Memphis to be treated for dehydration and severe insect bites and also monitored for any problems caused by his muddy water and fresh worms diet.
5 Worst diet mistakes smart women make
Times of India
Here are the most often-committed diet faux pas to avoid ... The idea might be to put a little something in the stomach to cut down hunger, but this is where the trap is. Frequent meals that stop you from bingeing are supposed to be smaller, ...
Don't lose your head over a diet
London Free Press
Being hungry while on a diet is therefore not the result of a lack of self-control, but a physiological response from the body to an abnormal situation which is interpreted as a threat to the body's integrity. These observations offer a scientific ...
The Minimalist: Simplest Roast Chicken
New York Times (blog)
By MARK BITTMAN I did five recipes for whole roast chicken over the 13-year history of the Minimalist column, and, modesty aside (what does that mean, actually? Get ready for me to be immodest?), there's no need for me to apologize for the redundancy. ...
America's Heartland: Fast Facts About Food - Fiber in your Diet
Any discussion of nutrition has to include fiber, but you may be surprised to discover that not all fiber is created equal.
'God's diet plan': Health food is organic farmer's ministry
We call it God's diet plan." Kann is putting his faith as a Seventh-day Adventist — healthy body, healthy mind, healthy spirit — into practice by raising squash, beets, tomatoes, lettuce, herbs and greens without chemical fertilizers, pesticides, ...
Diet Detective's News You Can Use
This assumption ignores changes in the body's metabolism and leads to unrealistic expectations fordiet plans." Dr. Kevin Hall created a model that "simulates physiological differences between people based on sex, age, height and weight, ...
Nutritionists: Cut back on sugary drinks
Dr. Pepper, Mt. Dew, Coca-Cola, Diet Coke or Pepsi — nearly everyone has their favorite choice when it comes to these sugary beverages, but nutritionists say people should be more health conscious about their consumption. In fact, more than half of ...
Healthy diet, yoga is Olympic hopeful Sujay Shah's success mantra
Daily News & Analysis
By Moulin Parikh | Place: Ahmedabad | Agency: DNA Twelve litres of water and two litres of milk a day would suffice for the daily consumption of a family of four. However, this just constitutes a part of swimmer Sujay Shah's everyday intake. ...
Walnut lowers breast cancer risk
Researchers found that female mice fed with daily walnuts were more than two times less likely to develop breast cancer compared to the ones on a typical diet. According to the report published in the journal, Nutrition and Cancer, the average size of ...
Mineral salts in diet could cut blood pressure, finds Finnish study
The Finnish team said their hypothesis was that the replacement of this mineral salt for regular salt covering at least 50 per cent of dietary sodium sources in a diet would lead to a 3 to 5 g reduction in sodium intake and consequently a lower blood ...
Mother's diet linked with child's allergies
London, Sep 9 (IANS) A woman's diet during pregnancy could be linked with allergies her child develops later on. Research found that if a mother's diet contains a certain group of polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs), found in fish, walnut oil or ...
Writer gives tips for healthier diet
The East Texan
With diet must come another very important way to get healthy: exercise. And it doesn't take much. Even if you just go for a walk in the evenings when you get home, or leave for class a bit early; take your bike, and ride around a bit before you go to ...
Is the Paleo diet healthy? – The Chart - CNN.com Blogs
By Jacque Wilson
Every weekday, a CNNHealth expert doctor answers a viewer question. On Friday, it's Dr. Melina Jampolis, a physician nutrition specialist. Question asked by Courtney L. from Pittsburgh: I am obese and have been working on losing weight for ...
Fast Food Diet - Good Housekeeping
Can sub sandwiches and french fries really help you lose weight? Yes, says Jim Karas, as long as you make the right choices.
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