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Beyond wheatgrass: vegan junk food is all the rage
Beyond wheatgrass: vegan junk food is all the rage

Vegan diets are considered as healthy and environmentally responsible, with benefits like weight loss, clear skin and increased energy.

Beyond wheatgrass: vegan junk food is all the rage
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Growing obesity problem in Kazakhstan

Obesity in Kazakhstan is becoming a serious issue. Nutritionists and scientists urge Kazakhstanis to reconsider their nutrition philosophies

Growing obesity problem in Kazakhstan
Lou Gehrig's disease. Photo courtesy of wikipedia.org
High-calorie diet may slow Lou Gehrig's disease

A diet rich in calories and carbohydrates may slow progression of the lethal, degenerative Lou Gehrig's disease.

High-calorie diet may slow Lou Gehrig's disease
 Svetlana Dzhalmagambetova. Photo a courtesy of vesti.kz
Minimum living wage to starve Kazakhstanis to death

Lawmaker Svetlana Dzhalmagambetova believes that the effective minimum food basket will starve Kazakhstanis to death.

Minimum living wage to starve Kazakhstanis to death
Fat Malaysian orangutan put on diet
Fat Malaysian orangutan put on diet

An obese orangutan has been put on a strict diet by Malaysian wildlife authorities after two decades of gorging on junk food handed out by tourists.

Fat Malaysian orangutan put on diet
New health threats for China as it grows richer: Lancet
New health threats for China as it grows richer: Lancet

The Chinese are increasingly facing diseases of affluence such as cancer, according to a study to be published Saturday in a leading medical journal, with threats to health including diet, pollution and city living.

New health threats for China as it grows richer: Lancet
Obesity weighs down on top soda guzzler Mexico
Obesity weighs down on top soda guzzler Mexico

Artemio Martinez balanced his corpulent frame on a stool in a Mexico City street taco stand, downing a sweet soda and eating a final pork-filled corn tortilla.

Obesity weighs down on top soda guzzler Mexico
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Couch potatoes have lower sperm counts

Men who watch television for 20 hours per week have almost half the sperm count of those who watch very little television or none at all.

Couch potatoes have lower sperm counts
McDonald's to post calories for its menu
McDonald's to post calories for its menu

First they began offering salad, then they added fruit. On Wednesday, McDonald's announced it would put something else on its menu to help customers watching their waistlines: calorie counts.

McDonald's to post calories for its menu
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Giving babies antibiotics could lead to obesity: study

Giving babies antibiotics before the age of six months could cause them to be chubby children, according to a study published Tuesday.

Giving babies antibiotics could lead to obesity: study
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