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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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"Understanding how a low-calorie diet increases mortality in this model may lead to new treatments for the disease in humans," she added.
Ciara Stein, 13, believes motorists with diabetes and those on low-calorie diets can be falsely accused of being drunk behind the wheel.
"It is striking to see how a relatively simple intervention of a very low-calorie diet effectively cures Type 2 diabetes," the Daily Express quoted lead author of the study, Dr Sebastiaan Hammer as saying.
"Given what we know about adherence to a low-calorie diet, the answer is no," says Lichtenstein.
Straightaway, the effects of her low-calorie diet were finally able to kick in and she lost a stone in three weeks.
Ironically, if you follow the packages' instructions to eat a low-calorie diet, you'll be eating fiber-rich fruits, vegetables, and whole grains anyway.
Hence, the cancer-protecting properties of a low-calorie diet.
With an eye on finding out how diet affects glucose production and utilization in the liver, the researchers randomly assigned 14 obese or overweight adults to either a low-carbohydrate or low-calorie diet, and monitored seven lean subjects on a regular diet.
Nine women chose a low-carbohydrate diet and 10 selected the low-calorie diet.
The injection, which contains fat-burning hormones, was given to 15 obese people, with the results compared to a placebo, gastric bypass operation and low-calorie diet.
The jab, which contains fat-burning hormones,was given to 15 obese people,with the results compared to a placebo, gastric bypass operation and low-calorie diet.
The team also recruited 21 patients who had undergone bariatric surgery and 22 patients who followed a very low-calorie diet to compare the results of GOP.