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Saudi Arabia to allow female-only gyms this month
Middle East

Saudi Arabia to allow female-only gyms this month

In another baby step toward more independence for women, Saudi Arabia wants to open women-only gyms in every neighborhood.
World’s heaviest woman Eman flies from Egypt to India for treatment
Egypt

World’s heaviest woman Eman flies from Egypt to India for treatment

The world's heaviest woman, Eman Ahmed from Egypt, was admitted to an Indian hospital on Saturday morning after an eminent…
Guess what Egypt, other countries are famous for?
Life & Style

Guess what Egypt, other countries are famous for?

From Botswana diamonds to Netherlands coffee, a new intriguing data map of the world was released showing what each country is…
Mothers who eat a ‘Western’ diet could raise the risk of obesity in their children, study shows
Health & Fitness

Mothers who eat a ‘Western’ diet could raise the risk of obesity in their children, study shows

A mother’s diet around the time of pregnancy and conception could influence whether or not her children become obese according…
World’s heaviest woman flies from Egypt to India to fight for her life
Egypt

World’s heaviest woman flies from Egypt to India to fight for her life

Eman Ahmed, from Egypt, is believed to be the world's heaviest woman. According to her family, she weighs 1,102 pounds…
How sleep loss makes us fat
Health & Fitness

How sleep loss makes us fat

Scientists said they had found evidence that a lack of sleep causes changes in brain activity that lead to people…
Bad eating habits can start in daycare
Health & Fitness

Bad eating habits can start in daycare

Some daycare centers may find “clean plate club” policies hard to resist, even though working too hard to control what…
64% of global consumers now cut certain ingredients out of their diets
Food

64% of global consumers now cut certain ingredients out of their diets

Obesity, diabetes, high cholesterol and high blood pressure are just some of the fears that could be leading 64% of…
Being overweight linked to eight more kinds of cancer
Health & Fitness

Being overweight linked to eight more kinds of cancer

Being overweight can raise the likelihood of being diagnosed with cancers of the stomach and digestive tract, as well as…
Drinking more water could be a factor in weight management
Health & Fitness

Drinking more water could be a factor in weight management

Drinking more water could be an easy but overlooked way of helping to manage weight for obese individuals, according to…
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