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Gujarat tackles obesity with 'fat tax' plan: Will be second state after Kerala to do so

Updated : Jul 20, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : Life

Gujarat tackles obesity with 'fat tax' plan: Will be second state after Kerala to do so

Gujarat government is trying to follow Kerala and is considering on imposing a 14.5 percent fat tax on junk food sold in restaurants to raise money for preventive healthcare measure. #obesity #Gujarat #Kerala #Goods and Services Tax #Diabetes #Overweight #Hypertension #Fat tax #Shareworthy #Human Development Indicators
Did you know fluctuations in blood pressure may be bad for your brain?

Updated : May 24, 2016

By : IANS

Category : Life

Did you know fluctuations in blood pressure may be bad for your brain?

Higher long-term fluctuations in blood pressure readings may be linked to faster decline in brain and cognitive function among older adults, says a study. #NewsTracker #Health #Blood pressure #Hypertension #Cognitive functions #FHealth #blood pressure fluctuations #brain disorders
South Asians among the highest suffering from hypertension

Updated : May 18, 2016

By : IANS

Category : Life

South Asians among the highest suffering from hypertension

South Asians number the highest among patients suffering from hypertension, doctors said on Tuesday. #NewsTracker #Health #South Asians #Hypertension #FHealth
World Hypertension Day: Know your BP numbers to stay healthy

Updated : May 17, 2016

By : IANS

Category : Life

World Hypertension Day: Know your BP numbers to stay healthy

With 17 May being observed as World Hypertension Day, this is a clarion call to those suffering high stress levels at work and sedentary lifestyles. #NewsTracker #Health #Hypertension #FHealth #BP numbers #blood pressure numbers #World Hypertension Day #high stress levels #sedentary lifestyles
Living around green spaces can reduce chronic illnesses like diabetes, blood pressure

Updated : Apr 25, 2016

By : IANS

Category : Life

Living around green spaces can reduce chronic illnesses like diabetes, blood pressure

Try living amid greenery as it can reduce chronic illnesses like diabetes, hypertension and lipid disorders among the elderly #NewsTracker #Health #Nasa #Diabetes #Blood pressure #Hypertension #FHealth #lipid disorders
WHO says India reached space age but more Indians stare at NCDs deaths

Updated : Jan 19, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : India

WHO says India reached space age but more Indians stare at NCDs deaths

The percentage of such deaths in India is worse than almost the whole of sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. #NewsTracker #Health #WHO #World Health Organisation #Diabetes #Hypertension #Non communicable diseases #Global NCD Action Plan #Space age
Pace of walking and memory loss can predict dementia: study

Updated : Jul 28, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : Life

Pace of walking and memory loss can predict dementia: study

People who tested positive for pre-dementia were twice as likely as others to develop dementia within 12 years. #HowThisWorks #obesity #Health #Dementia #Smoking #Neuroimaging #Hypertension #Alzheimer's #Joe Verghese #High cholesterol