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Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019

Obesity

Oct 26, 2019 12:49
While obesity causes type 2 diabetes in both women and men, women were at higher risk of type 2 diabetes; men faced a greater risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and chronic kidney disease. read more
Oct 13, 2019 16:50
The survey of over 1,000 respondents in Delhi-NCR, both men and women in age group of 18-45, also found that poor self-image and lifestyle disorders was a common worry among the obese people. read more
Oct 12, 2019 13:46
According to the researchers, 27,881 individuals were diagnosed with cancer during follow-up, of which 9,761 (35 percent) were obesity-related. read more
Sep 27, 2019 15:33
Long-term exposure to green spaces could play an important role in preventing metabolic syndrome as a whole, as well as individual components like large waist circumference, hypertension. read more
May 25, 2019 08:45
Obesity is a growing public health crisis, bringing with it many serious risk factors, including cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes. read more
May 23, 2019 08:50
Ramadan fasting can help decrease insulin resistance and maintain a healthy body weight, a study suggests. read more
May 09, 2019 17:30
In high-income countries, the study published in the journal Nature showed that BMI has been generally higher in rural areas since 1985, especially for women. read more
May 06, 2019 11:45
According to a study published in the Journal of Military Medicine, ketogenic diets are low in carbohydrates and emphasise moderate consumption of protein, with fat consumed to satiety. read more
Apr 24, 2019 15:55
The details were published in the Journal of Neuroscience. The blood-brain barrier is comprised of high-density cells which restrict the passage of substances in the body from the bloodstream. read more
Apr 07, 2019 14:09
Compared with currently popular diets, the global adoption of the new recommendations requires the world to halve its consumption of red meat and sugar and increase nuts, fruits, vegetables, and legumes intake at least two-fold read more
Apr 07, 2019 05:41
Findings revealed that obese rats with genetic links to the disease were unable to mate with female rats. “These rats had a loss of sexual potency or what we popularly refer to as loss of libido,” said Dr Nafisa Balasinor, scientist at the NIRRH, who... read more
Mar 23, 2019 22:58
A Brunch reader weighs in on the cover story on plus-sized bloggers being the new poster people read more
Mar 19, 2019 11:31
A recent study reports that strength training for a short period of time was adequate to reduce the accumulation of liver fat and improve the regulation of blood glucose in obese mice, even without overall loss of body weight. read more
Mar 04, 2019 09:59
The paper, published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology said global obesity rates have been shooting up globally over the past four decades, with obesity in children rising from 1% in 1975 to 6–8% in 2016, and from 3% to 11% among men, and 6% to... read more
Jan 29, 2019 07:57
Increased temperature and freak weather events will also reduce nutritional value of crops and reduce agricultural productivity. An Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) study said one-fifth of Indian districts are already susceptible to climate... read more