With high genetic obesity risk, healthy diet has biggest effect on weight

WASHINGTON Jan 28(NT): People who adopt a healthy diet to lose weight may get better results when they have a greater genetic risk for obesity, a U.S. study suggests. “People with high genetic risk have an elevated risk of developing

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PSX loses over 1,000 points till midday

Bears took over the market as the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) benchmark 100-index plunged a massive 1089 points to reach 38821 level on Thursday until midday. In early trading, the stocks started the day on a bearish note and lost

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A sour season for kinno exports

WITH the kinno export season just beginning, the prospects look dim this year, as the government has already cut the export target to 250,000 tonnes. That’s a far cry from the 280,000 tonnes exported last season. Exporters, however, do not

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Diabetes spreading in country swiftly: Wasim Akram

LAHORE, Nov 21 (NL):Former captain of Pakistan cricket team Wasim Akram, said on Tuesday that diabetes was spreading in the country swiftly, saying that balanced diet and daily exercise could save people from the disease. Addressing a seminar held in

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Diabetes researchers believe the future is bright

STOCKHOLM Nov 19 (NL):  Diabetes is one of the fastest growing diseases in the world, but as yet there exists no known cure for the malady. Now, as part of an international collaboration, researchers at Sweden’s Uppsala University will attempt to

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Three coffees a day linked to more health than harm: study

LONDON Nov 23 (NL): People who drink three to four cups of coffee a day are more likely to see health benefits than harm, experiencing lower risks of premature death and heart disease than those who abstain, scientists say. The research,

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