Exposed to traffic noises for a prolonged period of time? It may up obesity risk
Sustained exposure to noise pollution is a widespread public health problem.
Hot coffee can lower health risks of high-fat diets
Caffeine decreased the accumulation of lipids in adipose cells by 20-41 per cent.
Scientists offer hope for genetically determined obesity
London, June 3 (IANS) Unable to maintain weight loss due to your genetic predisposition to obesity? Take heart, an injectable drug widely used to lower blood sugar levels can help you fight over...
Liver problems, sleep apnea, GERD: Obesity can harm more than just the heart
It’s time you looked beyond the cardiovascular risk of obesity.
Employee stress topmost concern for cos in India: Willis Towers Watson study
The other top concerns were obesity (43%), followed by poor financial wellbeing (27%) and tobacco use (25%), showed the study by the leading global advisory, broking and solutions company.
High alert! 25% of the world's population will turn obese by 2045
In 27 years, one out of eight people around the world will suffer from type-2 diabetes.
Genes that may lead to obesity identified
New York, Jan 13 (IANS) You can blame your genes for your obesity as researchers have found 13 genes that carry variations associated with body mass index (BMI).
Stick to a green, plant-based diet to avoid obesity later in life
Those who consume such diets have lower BMI in long term mainly due to lower body fat mass.
It's all in your head: Mindfulness training may help lose weight more effectively
Mindfulness training can improve the effectiveness of intensive weight management programmes.
Overweight? It may increase risk of heart disease
Being overweight may cause higher blood pressure and thicken heart muscle, setting the stage for heart disease later in life.
Avoid drinking coffee during pregnancy: It may up risk of obesity in children
Every mother-to-be must restrict the recommended maximum of three cups of coffee per day.
Heart attacks on the rise among 30-40-year-olds; diabetes, hypertension are contributing factors
A lot of heart-related problems are due to rapid urbanisation and industrialisation.
Over 3K Bengalureans participate in 5K Run for millet awareness
Minister for agriculture Shivashankara Reddy, millet crusader and minister for rural development and panchayatraj Krishna Byre Gowda, Padma Shri and Arjuna awardee for athletics Anju Bobby George attended the event.
Experiencing severe abdominal pain after an alcohol binge? Could be pancreatitis
Most pancreatitis cases could be attributed to lifestyle factors.
Silent killer: Unhealthy food habits putting millennials at risk of non-communicable diseases
Obesity, diabetes, heart attack have been accentuated by unhealthy lifestyles.
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