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diet

in Scots practice
1 the date fixed by a court for hearing a case.
2 a single session of a court.

DIET. An assembly held by persons having authority to manage the public affairs of the nation. In Germany, such assemblies are known by this name:

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Wafa Ayesh, director of clinical nutrition, DHA, said that the campaign focuses on providing advice and guidance on the importance of a balanced diet and what constitutes a healthy diet.
In addition to being physically active, the most important thing we can do as Americans to live healthfully is to choose a balanced diet including a variety of nutrient-rich foods such as whole grains, fruits, vegetables, low-fat dairy and protein-rich foods like lean beef.
Two 150ml beakers of Growing Up Milk each day is an easy way to help provide them with the extra nutrients they need, as part of a healthy balanced diet.
Linda Wood, regional manager for Diabetes UK Northern and Yorkshire, pictured, said: "Christmas is a time of good festive cheer and we certainly don't want people to deprive themselves and hamper the fun, but it is important for people to enjoy the festive treats as part of a healthy, balanced diet with plenty of fruit and vegetables.
Prisons Minister Crispin Blunt has spoken of the importance of a varied diet for prisoners, telling MPs: "Providing prisoners with the opportunity to choose a healthy, nutritionally balanced diet is important because prisoners can be in custody for long periods and are largely dependent on prison food.
Now, the new research conducted in the Basque Institute for Agricultural Development and Research, Neiker-Tecnalia, and led by the biologist Haritz Arriaga in collaboration with the Universitat Autonoma in Barcelona, has demonstrated that up to 35 percent of the accumulated nitrogen on dairy farms in the Basque Country can be reduced with a balanced diet in protein content without reducing milk production.
White the news is good for fresh pork, there is stiff work to be done to change misperceptions about the rote meat and meat products in general pray in a balanced diet.
Don't forget that you need a healthy balanced diet.
A healthy balanced diet is made up of a wide variety of foods, as there is no single food that can provide all the essential nutrients that our bodies need.
ONE in four Irish people are risking health problems by choosing food supplements over a balanced diet, a top food watchdog claimed last night.
Mrs Tongue, who farms near Chepstow, believes eating processed meat as part of a balanced diet needn't damage our health.
A healthy, balanced diet should be made up of around one third fruit and vegetables; one third bread, rice, potatoes, pasta and other starchy foods, and 15 per cent dairy foods.