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Indians prioritise eating healthy in 2021 but won't compromise on taste

January 19, 2021 1:49 pm

Over 70 percent of Indians said that they will prioritise dietary changes over going to a gym or fitness centre to improve overall health, immunity and lower stress and anxiety

Warning! Processed foods can cause heart diseases, premature death

January 10, 2021 4:06 pm

Ultra processed foods also tend to be more palatable, making us feel hungrier, thereby encouraging overeating and weight gain

Bad diet can affect sperm count, study says

February 24, 2020 4:55 pm

The study reaffirms the fact that food is directly linked to the reproductive health of men.

Junk food consumption may harm spatial memory: Study

September 23, 2019 11:34 am

Spatial memory is responsible for the recording of information about one's environment and spatial orientation.

Junk food causing brain health to decline faster: Study

June 13, 2019 1:53 pm

The research, published in Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology, reports about 30 per cent of the world's adult population is either overweight or obese, and more than 10 per cent of all adults will suffer from type 2 diabetes by 2030.

Stressed during exams? Junk food may be to blame: Study

April 30, 2019 5:04 pm

The researchers investigated the relationship between exam stress and change in dietary quality, and whether these associations were modified by psychosocial factors such as eating behaviour, food choice motive, taste preference, impulsivity, coping strategies, sedentary behaviour, and social support.

Exercise tips to burn off calories after consuming your favourite junk food

December 05, 2018 3:09 pm

These infographics of your favourite junk food - from burgers to fries and pizzas - will tell you the calorie content of each food item and how much you need to work out to burn off its ill effect.

Tricks to keep kids away from junk food

October 01, 2018 5:09 pm

Give your children love, non-food rewards and gestures of time and care instead of sugar. Rewards can be as simple as stars, smileys, bonus points to books, art supplies and games.

International No Diet Day: 7 best foods you should definitely dig into at least once in life

May 06, 2018 10:31 am

International No Diet Day: A British consultant Mary Evans Young battled anorexia nervosa, body image issues, and bullying for years and saw other women suffering from the similar problem on May 6, 1992, she decided to put a stop to it.

Industries won’t show junk food ads on children channels: Government

February 09, 2018 1:51 am

The government said industry bodies have voluntarily decided not to show food and beverage advertisements concerning children.