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Rice Is Ripe For A Comeback

The Chinese eat rice at every meal, breakfast included, and the average person on the street is thin, if not skinny.

Rice Is Ripe For A Comeback
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Rice Is Ripe For A Comeback
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I am talking at the first Indo-China Yoga summit in Guangzhou about our cultural similarities in diet. And good old rice—as old as the two ancient civilisations—is one of our biggest dietary commonalities.

The Chinese eat rice with every meal, breakfast included, and the average Chinese on the street is thin, if not skinny. In our country, however, we are getting sceptical about rice and yes, we are all getting fatter.

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