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Weight loss

Most diets help you lose weight but only for some months

Most diets lead to weight loss and improvements in cardiovascular risk factors but the results may disappear within a year, say researcher, suggesting that people should choose the diet they prefer ...

Most diets help you lose weight but only for some months

Eating fast food can make children fat

If you want your children to stay in shape, do not allow them to indulge in burgers and pizzas. Researchers have found that fast food intake can independently contribute to excess weight gain among ...

Eating fast food can make children fat

Green tea plus exercise may reduce fatty liver disease

People suffering from non-alcoholic fatty liver disease may benefit from regular exercise and replacing high-calorie beverages with decaffeinated, diet green tea, suggests new research.The ...

Green tea plus exercise may reduce fatty liver disease

Inclement weather upsets Jashore potato growers

Two cold waves in 45 days, accompanied by rain and fog, swept over Jashore this winter and in its wake left the farmers to struggle with late blight disease of potatoes.Fearing an outbreak of the ...

Inclement weather upsets Jashore potato growers

Gaining weight in mid-20s linked to early death: Study

Gaining weight from your mid-20s into middle age is associated with an increased risk of premature death, warn researchers.According to the study published in the BMJ journal, weight loss at older ...

Gaining weight in mid-20s linked to early death: Study

Low birth weight linked to cardiovascular risk: Study

Low birth weight was linked not only to poor health outcomes in the beginning but also to chronic health conditions later in life, researchers have warned."Low birth babies are either associated with ...

Low birth weight linked to cardiovascular risk: Study

UK travel giant Thomas Cook 'set to collapse'

Thomas Cook's 178-year existence was reported to be coming to an end on Monday after the British travel firm struggled to find private investment to keep it afloat, potentially affecting thousands of ...

UK travel giant Thomas Cook 'set to collapse'

Why people gain weight as they get older

Researchers have found that lipid turnover in the fat tissue decreases during ageing and makes it easier to gain weight, even if we don't eat more or exercise less than before."The results indicate ...

Why people gain weight as they get older

Saudi Aramco says half-year net income slips to $46.9b

Saudi energy giant Aramco said Monday its first half net income for 2019 slipped nearly 12 per cent to $46.9 billion, a first such disclosure that still reinforces its position as the world's most ...

Saudi Aramco says half-year net income slips to $46.9b

Obesity worldwide rises more quickly in rural areas

Obesity worldwide is increasing more quickly in rural areas than in cities, a study reported Wednesday, challenging a long-held assumption that the global epidemic of excess weight is mainly an urban ...

Obesity worldwide rises more quickly in rural areas
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