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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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He states clearly that intense physical exertion while on a very low calorie diet can result in health issues.
Well if I've rocked your world telling you that your low calorie diet doesn't work and you 'want to hear more we are launching the FAST FOOD CLUB' this Thursday.
She had begun a very low calorie diet shortly before the crash.
Meanwhile, the second group followed the low calorie diet but also drank two cups of water before each meal.
Myth: Not enough protein is ingested on a low calorie diet.
Allowing manufacturers to meet nutritional daily allowance guidelines in a single ingredient, Carbelac Omega 3 appeals to the growing demand for fortified foods and is ideal for use in meal replacement, clinical nutrition and low calorie diet applications.
This is a low calorie diet and the side effects could include fatigue, dizziness, constipation, diarrhoea, dry skin, hair loss, menstrual changes and risk of gout or gall stones.
But Professor Iain Broom, of Robert Gordon's University in Aberdeen, said: "A Very Low Calorie Diet - VLCD - used under medical supervision is a safe and effective way for the obese person to lose weight.
Without exercise, the only way to take off weight is to go on a very low calorie diet - a very unhealthy plan, he said.
Sothern MS, Udall JN, Suskind EM, et al: Weight loss and growth velocity in obese children after very low calorie diet, exercise, and behavior modification.
The painstaking research has revealed that a very low calorie diet (30 percent less than normal) prompts two genes to "silence" or shut down other genes in yeast cells, extending the life span of the organism.
When following a low calorie diet it's these symptoms that can be easy to mistake for hunger - making us more likely to overeat if we are not properly hydrated.