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the usual food and drink consumed by an organism (person or animal)

the act of restricting your food intake (or your intake of particular foods)

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follow a regimen or a diet, as for health reasons

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eat sparingly, for health reasons or to lose weight

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Military preparations must be preceded by so many tedious discussions, arising from the jealousies, pride, separate views, and clashing pretensions of sovereign bodies, that before the diet can settle the arrangements, the enemy are in the field; and before the federal troops are ready to take it, are retiring into winter quarters.
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A list of top 5 celebrity diets that could be avoided in 2015 was released by the British Dietetic Association.
Kris-Etherton and colleagues tested four diets to find the effects on vascular health.
The DASH [Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension] diet beat out 19 others, among them Atkins, Jenny Craig and Slim-Fast, to win the 'Best Diets Overall,'" it added.
Vegans should strive for zinc intakes that are higher than the Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) to compensate for reduced zinc absorption from many foods that are frequently a part of vegan diets.
There's little evidence that restrictive-calorie diets work in the long-term, primarily because by their very nature they're designed to be short-term, unnatural ways of eating.
It is known that diets high in monounsaturated fats will generally lower triglycerides and raise HDL cholesterol, however their effect on blood pressure is less clear.
Diets rich in vegetables, fruits, and whole grains cut the risk of obesity, heart disease, stroke, and other health problems.
To gather information on people's diets and cognitive status, Columbia researchers went door to door in a largely Hispanic and African American neighborhood near the university.
According to a 1993 National Research Council report titled Pesticides in the Diets of Infants and Children, diet delivers the bulk of children's exposure to pesticides.
The most successful diets of them all of course are the meeting the new man diet or the having a wee sleekit bit on the side diet.
The notion that wheat is unhealthy is definitely not the norm, but in the era of Atkins and South Beach anti-carb diets, people may be tending to think of wheat as junk food.
The good news is that with all these diets out there, people are trying to start investigating and exploring new options (to find) a solution to their obesity,'' says clinical nutritionist Gina D'Este of Nutrition 411 in Woodland Hills.
Most of the new diets have rearranged the traditional food pyramid.