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Don’t let society hold you back, bodybuilding pioneer tells Bangladeshi girls

The teenage winner of Bangladesh's first female bodybuilding competition urged the country's girls to follow her lead on Monday, saying conservative values should not hold...

Cover-up at Bangladesh’s first body-building contest for women

Bangladesh's first women's bodybuilding championship was won by a 19-year-old student in a contest where most of her muscle was covered up to prevent...

Get moving! Four in five adolescents don’t exercise enough: WHO

Four in five adolescents worldwide do not get enough physical activity, to the detriment of their health, the World Health Organization said Friday, warning...

Over 20 million people in UK physically inactive

More than 20 million people in the UK are physically inactive, increasing their risk of heart disease and premature death, a new report warns. The...

‘Getting healthy starts in your mind’

By Asjad Nazir TODAY Aria Arora works as an employee in a government media company based in Germany and feels on top of the world,...

Midlife fitness cuts strokes

THE FITTER people are when they reach middle age, the less likely they are to suffer a later-in-life stroke, according to US re- search out...

Importance of hydration

Holistic health and nutrition coach and food blogger Farhana choudhury gives some key advice and recipes for Ramadan. Up your fluid intake Muslims fast from dawn...
Cancer link to financial crisis

Cancer link to financial crisis

THE global financial crisis may have caused an additional 500,000 cancer deaths from 2008-2010, a new study said last week, with patients locked out...