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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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Today, Japanese people are increasingly embracing the Western-style high-fat and high-calorie diet.
Physical inactivity and a high-fat, high-calorie diet (often deficient in fiber and important nutrients like calcium) contribute to heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and osteoporosis.
But it was nothing that a high-calorie diet of raw meat and oatmeal couldn't fix.
A high-calorie diet is desirable, and patients often tolerate food best in the morning.
In an article published today in Nature, "Resveratrol improves health and survival of mice on a high-calorie diet," resveratrol was shown in mice to promote normal cellular function and extend healthy lifespan, including an increase in insulin sensitivity, a decrease in insulin growth factor-1 levels, and an increase in the number of cellular mitochondria.
Eibl and his colleagues set out to model diet-induced obesity and the development of pancreas cancer in a set of mice and then compare them to genetically identical mice that had not been given a high-fat, high-calorie diet.
A friend of mine had been on the Cambridge Weight Plan, where you swap your high-calorie diet for soups, shakes and bars and looked amazing, I decided to give it a go.
Scientists fed tomatoes that make a compound called 6F that works like a key ingredient in "good" cholesterol, or HDL, to mice as part of a high-fat, high-calorie diet.
Dr Mustafa Nisar Khan, emergency medicine physician, Saudi German Hospital, Dubai, said residents have a misconception that fasting for more than 14 hours compensates for a high-calorie diet.
But when fed the equivalent of a high-calorie diet of steak and cheese, only the normal mice with active CRTC3 genes became obese.
Experimental mice were treated with dietary restriction (every-other-day feeding), a high-calorie diet, or a standard (control) diet, each group either with or without resveratrol.