| |A Salt and Battery
The conclusion was that despite a small reduction in blood pressure, a lower-salt diet was associated with a worsened lipid profile and higher levels of stress markers of future heart disease. I probably wouldn't invest in a salt mine quite yet. ...
| |Readers React: Adriana Lima's Shocking Diet Secrets!
When Victoria's Secret Angel Adriana Lima opened up to the world about her extreme pre-runwaydiet, Celebuzz readers were sent into a frenzy! Sides were chosen! Opinions were expressed! While some agree that Adriana's diet — which consists of a month ...
| |Craving earth - a diet mystery
Sydney Morning Herald
There have been theories on why some people eat non-nutritional substances such as dirt for as long as the practice has occurred but, as Annabel Stafford discovers, no one knows why it still happens. Wendel Thumblardt was headed for the gallows in 1581 ...
| |Diet designed by the gods
A Mediterranean diet, native to southern Italy, Crete and Greece, is characterized by high consumption of fruits, vegetables, legumes, bread and other grains, moderate amounts of fish instead of red meats and low quantities of cheese and yogurt. ...
| |Diet, nutrition, and obesity
Diet is a significant factor in the onset of diabetes. Too many Americans eat unhealthy foods and make matters worse by not exercising. It's one of the reasons the country has an obesity epidemic. Meanwhile, almost 12 million Americans are living with ...
| |Nfld. woman, 106, loves pizza and fries
More than 60 years later, she's testing the limits of how far one can push past the century mark while enjoying a diet heavy on pizza and french fries. Moores celebrated her 106th birthday on Saturday as well-wishers from her hometown of Rushoon, ...
| |How to keep the 'hunger hormone' from sabotaging your diet
Still, you'd think your brain would sort out the diet thing, buck up leptin and get ghrelin to chill. Nope. Ten weeks after you've started losing weight, leptin's still tame and ghrelin's the bully-in-chief. Worse, that's true one year later! ...
| |How a diet rich in boxing gave Charlie Edwards his hunger for glory
As reasons go for stepping into the boxing ring, Charlie Edwards has an unusual one. He was 11 years old, a little overweight - or as he describes it "a right little fatty" - when he decided that taking up the sport was a good way to shed the pounds. ...
| |'I've harmed nobody,' doctor says as food-aid probe resumes
National Post (blog)
A hearing into whether a Toronto doctor violated professional ethics by prescribing millions of dollars in special diet allowances for the city's poorest residents resumed Tuesday after a month-long hiatus. In a case that pits society's obligation to ...
| |Eat yourself thin on the New Nordic Diet
The Copenhagen Post
While the former foods still make up a large part of the average Dane's diet, a new way of eating focuses on the latter, plus ingredients like game meats, cabbage, wild berries, and the occasional dandelion or two. What has been dubbed 'New Nordic ...
| |Fat Burning Furnace diet study brought up some revealing points
Empowered News (press release)
A recent study of Fat Burning Furnace diet has brought up some revealing points. They found that losing weight and turning your body into a fat burning furnace is possible. By simply concentrating on shorter more effective workouts that increase your ...
| |The Diet Way
One's daily diet should include a lot of vegetables, he says. “Eating fenugreek is extremely beneficial for diabetic patients,” adds Dr Manikkar. Chapattis made out of wheat flour should be the staple dietof diabetic patients. ...
| |Ideal Protein Diet For Healthy Weight Loss
An ideal protein diet can help you do just that. It is in other words a healthy diet for weight loss that will not make you swoon on an empty stomach. Proteins are famously called the building blocks of our body because they form the muscles but the ...
| |Gluten-free movement growing more popular
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Novak Djokovic, right, holds the Australian Open trophy next to his nutritionist Dr. Igor Cetojevic, who put Djokovic on a gluten-free diet. / VINCENT THIAN/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Gluten is a combination of starch and protein found primarily in wheat, ...