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Cardiovascular Health of Obese Children

October 30, 2014
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Cardiovascular Health of Obese Children

Children do not generally get blood tests to check their lipid profiles but it turns out that they are not immune to the dangers of high cholesterol. Research shows that obese children and teenagers are showing problems of cardiovascular problems. The obese children as compared to the normal weight children had higher total cholesterol, higher triglycerides, lower HDL, higher LDL, higher triglycerides, higher total cholesterol, lower HDL In addition they the obese kids also had…

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How Much Do I Have to Burn to Drink that Coke?

October 18, 2014
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How Much Do I Have to Burn to Drink that Coke?

Sugary soft drinks undoubtedly play a significant role in obesity in the US and if we are not careful the same will be the case in India. According to new research by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, teenagers that saw signs explaining the number of miles they would…

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Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and the Dr Pepper Snapple Admit to Contributing to Obesity

October 2, 2014
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Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and the Dr Pepper Snapple Admit to Contributing to Obesity

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, and the Dr Pepper Snapple Group have pledged to reduce calories that Americans consumed from their products by 20 percent by 2025. The commitment was announced at the 10th annual Clinton Global Initiative in New York. It was a step in the right direction – the drink companies are…

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Cup or Mug?

September 11, 2014
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Cup or Mug?

You know the little tea glasses you get at the roadside tea stalls(now most are plastic, but that’s another story) — these little glasses hold just the right amount of tea that is needed for that morning or afternoon pick…

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Homemade is the Way to Go

July 27, 2014
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Homemade is the Way to Go

  We need to learn a few lessons on food from the French and one of them is to elevate the importance of homemade fresh foods. The French pride themselves on their cuisine. Food and wine play important roles in…

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What is Cornstarch?(We call it Cornflour)

July 20, 2014
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What is Cornstarch?(We call it Cornflour)

Cornstarch is starch that’s derived from corn. It’s made from the tiny white endosperm at the heart of a corn kernel. The kernels are processed so all of the outside shells removed. The endosperms are ground up into the fine white powder…

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