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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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LOW-CALORIE diets may hold the recipe for long life.
Participants were instructed to eat a standardized, low-calorie diet, and dietary records were kept.
While research suggests inflammation associated with obesity may contribute to inflammatory bowel diseases such as colitis, the study results revealed a low-calorie diet may actually impair the immune system's ability to respond to infection, said Jenifer Fenton, assistant professor in the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition.
Many people on very low-calorie diets find the weight loss to be sudden and quite dramatic.
While the low-calorie diet slightly improved insulin resistance in the placebo group, a significant decrease in insulin occurred among 89.
It focuses on weight loss through a very low-calorie diet (VLCD), the introduction of healthy food and eating plans - and then long-term weight-management support.
Eating a low-calorie diet will help you shed weight?
Combining the use of a small amount of HCG with a low-calorie diet in non-pregnant persons can cause the body to metabolize and use the abnormal fat through a specific process to reset the hypothalamus so that, once the diet is completed, a person can return to eating normally (and within healthy limits) yet keep the weight off for life.
The first group followed a low-calorie diet but did not drink any extra water before meals.
The mice that ate a low-calorie diet were more likely to get sicker and die than those on a normal calorie diet.
She said: "They are what we would call a low-calorie diet, and users are only providing their bodies with calories for a set amount of time so they lose out.