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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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On the daily temptations that beset dieters, she writes: ``In the checkout line/ I hear the chocolate bars/ calling to me.
Even when taking into account other factors such as growth and physical activity, girls who were frequent dieters gained, on average, 1.
Those programmes that have put more demands on dieters - like those recommended by groups such as the American Heart Association and Weight Watchers - have the best scientific evidence to back up their success rates and health claims.
Psychologically, dieters are more motivated to continue if they start afresh at the beginning of the week," the Daily Mail quoted a spokesman for Tesco Diets, which commissioned the poll.
Getting enough protein may keep dieters from losing lean tissue, according to some studies.
even though the low-carb diet didn't impose a calorie restriction on the Atkins group, those people took in 40 fewer calories per day, on average, than low-fat dieters did.
7) Through the magic of reformulation, low-carb dieters can even enjoy chocolate chip cookies.
The first session was held before participants began their diets, the next two sessions occurred during the first week of the diet, which corresponded to the week when low-carb dieters eliminated carbohydrates.
Launch "The Great American Weight Loss Challenge," a 12-week program centered around drinking 24 ounces of milk every day, and give $25,000 to the city that signs up the most dieters and $10,000 to a group that successfully completes the program.
He does note that dieters often regain pounds because their bodies respond to weight loss with lowered metabolism.
By 1995, more than 100,000 desperate dieters had even had their stomachs stapled or surgically bypassed altogether, according to Dr.
Dieters of all ages are given the tools to translate nutrition labels and create specialized diet plans for vegetarians, diabetics, and hypoglycemic dieters, and many more.