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Stop munching on those midnight snacks if you want to lose weight

 If you want to lose weight, cutting down on late night snacking may be the best way to do it, scientists have claimed.

Mar 13, 2015, 13:52 PM IST

Weight shaming backfires: Study

 Turning conventional wisdom on its head, researchers have found that portraying overweight individuals negatively in the media may lead them to gaining more weight.

Mar 02, 2015, 23:56 PM IST
Weight has never been an issue for me: Bhumi Pednekar

Weight has never been an issue for me: Bhumi Pednekar

 For Bhumi Pednekar, putting on oodles of weight for her debut film "Dum Laga Ke Haisha" was not a problem as the actress says being a plump girl almost all her life she has always been comfortable in her skin.

Mar 02, 2015, 15:54 PM IST

'Feast and famine' diet may help you live longer

 Intermittent fasting may help people live longer and healthier, according to a new study.

Mar 01, 2015, 18:58 PM IST

Swap sweets for berries to cut down weight

Munching on berries instead of sweets can help you lose weight, says a new research.

Feb 10, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

New 'fat-fighting tactics' may help drive down skyrocketing global obesity rates

A new study has revealed that new fat-fighting tactics may help combat global obesity epidemic.

Feb 01, 2015, 11:37 AM IST

7 ways to avoid hypertension

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Jan 19, 2015, 07:43 AM IST
Jennifer Aniston does not bother about weight gain

Jennifer Aniston does not bother about weight gain

 'Friends' actress Jennifer Aniston says she does not consider weight gain a 'big deal'.

Jan 07, 2015, 09:14 AM IST
Ranbir Kapoor to add extra kilos for Sanjay Dutt biopic

Ranbir Kapoor to add extra kilos for Sanjay Dutt biopic

Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor is a heartthrob of many girls. His female fan following has been a dedicated lot, ever since his debut in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Saawariya' in 2007. The latest buzz surrounding the actor these days, is that he is about to add some extra kilos for Sanjay Dutt's biopic.

Jan 01, 2015, 11:30 AM IST

20 minutes of weight training reduces belly fat

Just 20 minutes of weight training daily can reduce abdominal fat that a lot of men tend to gain as they age, research has suggested.

Dec 23, 2014, 17:42 PM IST

Men, here's the sure shot way of getting rid of your beer bellies

A new study has revealed that healthy men who did twenty minutes of daily weight training had less of an increase in age-related abdominal fat compared with men who spent the same amount of time doing aerobic activities.

Dec 23, 2014, 13:48 PM IST

Family's criticism over weight makes women gain more pounds

 A new study claims that women whose loved ones criticize their weight tend to gain more pounds.

Dec 21, 2014, 10:18 AM IST
Yash Chopra never asked his heroines to lose weight: Kajol

Yash Chopra never asked his heroines to lose weight: Kajol

In an era when looking slim has become a major criterion for actresses in Bollywood, Kajol says she is lucky to have worked with Yash Chopra, the only director who never complained about weight issues of his female stars.

Dec 13, 2014, 15:53 PM IST

Occupational sitting tied to increased likelihood of obesity in women

A new study has revealed that occupational sitting is tied to increased likelihood of obesity in women, especially among black women.

Dec 07, 2014, 17:45 PM IST
Sonakshi lost oodles of weight for 'Radha' song: Boney Kapoor

Sonakshi lost oodles of weight for 'Radha' song: Boney Kapoor

 Boney Kapoor is working with his son Arjun for the first time in his latest production venture "Tevar" but it’s the film’s leading lady Sonakshi Sinha that the producer is raving about.

Nov 29, 2014, 13:13 PM IST

Tips for keeping your heart healthy!

A healthy heart is the way to healthy living, they say.

Nov 22, 2014, 11:52 AM IST

Physically active teens less affected by moderate consumption of sugary drinks

A new study has indicated that physically active teens are less affected by the moderate consumption of sugary drinks.

Nov 13, 2014, 12:27 PM IST

Emotional awareness promotes healthy eating

Learning to pay attention to your emotions could enhance the choices you make with regard to food, thereby helping you lose weight, says a new research.

Nov 12, 2014, 15:25 PM IST

Even doctors struggle to identify obesity

Most people, including health care professionals, are unable to identify healthy weight, over-weight or obese people just by looking at them, says a research.

Nov 12, 2014, 14:26 PM IST
Now, robots with light-weight limbs that performs human tasks more gracefully

Now, robots with light-weight limbs that performs human tasks more gracefully

A new hybrid fluid transmission has developed robot arms that were light enough to move swiftly and gracefully, yet with precise control.

Nov 01, 2014, 09:48 AM IST

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