Reducing post-harvest loss and waste; crucial to ensuring food and nutrition security in the IGAD region – Djibouti

IGAD’s Ministers for agriculture endorsed a new strategy on post-harvest loss management

12 August 2021, Addis Ababa – The IGAD post-harvest loss management (PHLM) strategy was endorsed at a virtual ministerial meeting organized by the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) on 12 August 2021 with the technical support of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

The PHLM strategy will guide future interventions and activities aimed at reducing food loss and waste towards improving nutrition and food security in the IGAD region. It will contribute to meeting PHL reduction targets under the third commitment of the Malabo

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Rebel Wilson’s Weight Loss Secret. Her Diet, Exercise & Self Love

Rebel Wilson used to think of her weight as an asset in her comedic acting. When she played the character Fat Amy in the Pitch Perfect films, she could use her girth and size to bring extra silliness to the character’s movements. In the past year, however, the actress evolved her thinking and decided to live what she calls the “Year of Health.” She set out to feel healthier emotionally and physically and what began as a commitment to herself has led her to a shocking transformation.

It’s been over a year since she wrote a letter to herself last

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3 new studies show weight loss isn’t all about diet and exercise

“All you have to do is eat less and move more.”

Not only is this categorically wrong but it is extremely frustrating to hear—especially from your doctor. Unfortunately, your doctor is sharing very old concepts with you. It takes an estimated 17 years for discoveries from scientific research to reach your doctor and shift his or her medical advice. The talk show hosts and internet searches are also often teaching incorrect or outdated information.

The problem is that even trusted sources such as medical journals are often propagating bad information. The New England Journal of Medicine reported that “false and

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The 8 Best Juices for Weight Loss

Juices can be a quick and convenient way to squeeze some extra nutrients into your diet and promote weight loss.

However, some types of juice are high in sugar and low in fiber, which can ramp up your calorie intake and even lead to weight gain over time.

This is especially true with many store-bought juices, which are often brimming with sugar, artificial flavors, and preservatives.

Fortunately, there are plenty of healthy and delicious juices that you can make at home using just a few simple ingredients and a juicer.

Alternatively, you can use a blender. This method is preferable

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Steps, Weight Loss, and More

The Mayr Method is a popular diet plan that has been around for nearly 100 years.

Often touted as a quick and convenient way to lose weight, the program has been endorsed by celebrities and wellness gurus alike in recent years.

However, while some claim that the plan is effective and easy to follow, others note that it’s restrictive and eliminates several healthy food groups.

This article takes a closer look at the Mayr Method, including what it is, how it works, and whether it’s worth a try.

The Mayr Method is an eating plan developed by Austrian physician Dr.

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Woman With Mysterious Brain Disease Has Memory Loss, Stutter, Tremors

  • Carol Clark is one of 48 people in a Canadian province who’ve developed a mysterious brain disease.
  • She stutters, has memory loss, and lost a significant amount of weight, her daughter said.
  • The causes of the disease are unknown, but researchers are investigating.
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At first, Carol Clark, 75, had flu-like symptoms and rapidly lost weight. Now she forgets long conversations she had just a few days prior, according to her daughter, Joanne Graves.

Clark is one of 48 people in Canada’s New Brunswick province who’ve developed a mysterious brain disorder that’s suspected to have

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How plant-based diets help with weight loss

Many weight-loss plans promote eating more protein and reducing or nixing carbohydrates. However, if you’re trying to lose weight, evidence suggests a plant-based approach — which tends to be higher in carbs— may be helpful. On a plant-based plan, the emphasis is on whole or minimally processed plant foods, and animal foods, if eaten, are consumed in smaller portions or less frequently. Here’s why you should consider a plant-based diet for weight loss.

The case for plant-based diets and weight loss

Though high-protein diets are often touted for weight loss, some studies point to higher body weights among meat-eaters. While

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