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  •  FATS Switching to unsaturated fats may help you live longer: study      

    Boston: Replacing saturated fats like butter with unsaturated fats such as olive oil may help you live longer, a new study has claimed. Researchers from Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health in the US found that higher consumption of saturated and trans fats was linked with higher mortality compared with the same number of calories from carbohydrates.

  • Diabetes drug may help fight obesity

    New York: A drug to treat diabetes can help obese people who don’t have the disease lose weight and keep it off, a new study has found. Researchers found that 63 per cent of study participants given the drug liraglutide for 56 weeks lost at least 5 per cent of their body weight whereas just 27 per cent of the placebo group lost that much.

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