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Altering genes through calories
...n those averse to weight watching might have their cake
and eat it if researchers can find drugs that mimic dieting’s effects. Cutting calories is known to increase lifespan and reduce age-related disease in experimental mammals. Researchers at the University of California, Riverside probed how gene acti...
Transplant Patient Is Enjoying Life
...ed smoking, drinking wine, and consuming chocolate cake
in large quantities. Her nose, chin and lips were transplanted after being disfigured by a mauling she received from a dog. // The doctors are also encouraging her to eat well after the weight she had lost. She has been very cheerful since her tr...
Allergies can be fatal if not attended properly
...ergy. She assumed that it was a strawberry cream cake
but had // failed to identify the chocolate-covered Brazil nut. She suddenly developed difficulty in breathing and lost consciousness in an hour’s time. She was immediately rushed to the Southampton General Hospital, but her heart stopped, causing ...
Superfoods make super healthy humans??
...art attacks and strokes. Still it is not an easy cake
walk, there is conflicting research. It's recommended that women of childbearing age, pregnant or breastfeeding should eat no more than two portions of oily fish a week because of the toxins in it caused by water pollution. Curly kale or spinach is...
Twins Taste Trend Inherited – Research Say
...loped taste habits for broccoli, carrots or sponge cake
– said Prof Jane Wardle, who led the study. Bad food practices and their likes and dislikes for some food can put children prone to problems of obesity, which can be followed by other health problems like cancer – said Dr Lesley Walker, the charity...
British Doctors Hold Talks to end Impasse of Indian doctors
...made out the legal argument well. The icing on the cake
is that the court has also ordered that the hearing be expedited. "This demonstrates that the court appreciated the hardships that delay in resolving this matter could cause to the doctors affected." BAPIO estimates that about 10,000 trainee doct...
Study Shows That The Quality Of HDL Produced Depends On The Food Consumed
... just one meal high in saturated fat like a carrot cake
and a milkshake could quickly prevent// the ‘good cholesterol’, HDL, from protecting the body against clogged arteries. The researchers had also explained that not only does the ability of high-density lipoproteins (HDLs), prevented, which is thoug...
Cake Walk – Plum Treats Sell Like 'Hot Cakes' During Christma
...kes are baked almost a month before Christmas. The cake
is normally inverted and stored in an airtight container. A small quantity of brandy, whisky or sherry is poured into the holes of the cake, - called 'feeding' the cake, till Christmas arrives. And the rest is history! So, as you arrange the goodie...
What It Takes for the Cookie to Crumble
...calories from the martini and party mix. The fruit cake
does take the cake, indeed-Walk for 84 minutes to disallow its calories to mess with your weight. Charles Stuart Platkin, author of The Diet Detective's Count Down and other books, also a certified trainer who is completing his Ph.D. in public heal...
Food Odors Linked With Lifespan in Fruit Flies
... fruit flies. "Not only can they not have their cake
– they can't smell their cake" without shortening ... fruit flies. "Not only can they not have their cake
– they can't smell their cake" without shortening their lifespans, said Wayne Van Voorhees, a facult...
Give Up Sugar to Keep Yourself Young
...t. But that turned out to be wishful thinking. The cake
baking in the oven may have a gorgeous golden crust, but inside each delicious crumb is a time bomb of ageing in the form of AGEs, he said....
Uganda Bans Plastic Bags, Still a Tough Battle Lies Ahead
...d with plastic. New strata are forming - a layer cake
of polythene and poisoned soil, through which Uganda's rains can never percolate. In the slums and shanties buveera are breeding grounds for disease. With no mains water and no sewerage system, the bags are used as toilets. Flying latrines they a...
Nicole Kidman Can't Resist Chocolate Cakes
... recently owned up to munching an entire chocolate cake
every week. Kidman admitted that she could gulp down a huge slice of cake
every night, but has to limit her chocolate addiction. "I can't have a piece of cake
every night b...