“How to reduce weight” is the top ‘how to’ search in India

December 20, 2008 at 7:08 pm | Posted in google, India, obesity, overweight, weight loss | 2 Comments

Google came out with the Zeitgeist list for 2008. We checked out the India Section here, and saw that “how to reduce weight” tops the ‘how to’ searches for India in year 2008!




Calorie lookup avaliable in an SMS

December 9, 2008 at 10:35 pm | Posted in lifeMojo | Leave a comment
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LifeMojo now makes Calorie lookup avaliable in an SMS ….more on LifeMojo blog here


Health Ministry comes up with obesity guidelines for India

November 27, 2008 at 1:20 pm | Posted in obesity, weight loss | Leave a comment
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The BMI—considered the individual’s fitness and obesity indicator—is the ratio of the body weight in kg versus height in m^2.

Key Points in the new guidelines in the story here


Mexico pushes for national weight loss

October 1, 2008 at 7:57 pm | Posted in Mexico, obesity, overweight, United States, weight loss | Leave a comment
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In Mexico, which is on track to catch up with the United States within a decade as one of the world’s fattests countries, nearly half of its 110 million people are overweight and the number of fat children has climbed 8 percent a year in the last decade.

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