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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.
Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006

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:

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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'The metabolic improvements with a very low calorie diet, such as a reduction in liver fat and reversal of diabetes, would be expected to improve heart function.
The next step for the researchers will be to confirm whether the findings can be replicated in type 2 diabetic patients undergoing either bariatric surgery or consuming very low calorie diets. His team has already begun applying the PINTA methodology in humans.
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.
Summary: An eight week low calorie diet could reverse the symptoms of Type 2 diabetes, according to new research.
So a team of experts in the US decided to test the theory on 48 adults split into two groups The first group followed a low calorie diet but did not drink any extra water before meals.
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."
National Institute on Aging (NIA) News Release "Low Calorie Diet Affects Aging-Related Factors", Tuesday, April 4, 2006
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.
The current study followed a cohort of patients to analyze weight maintenance and predictors of weight maintenance in a 26-week, formula-based, very low calorie diet program.
One tablet of NUTRILITE[euro]zC/ GreenTrim, twice daily with a meal, will help you enhance your weight loss efforts and reduce your waistline, when combined with a low calorie diet and exercise.