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Sep 18, 2018
Exposure to PM2.5 pollutants in the air adding to India's diabetes burden: StudyThe cost of treating diabetes is estimated to be over 15 billion dollars a year in India.
Sep 13, 2018
Cases of chronic lung diseases up from 28mn to 55mn during 1990-2016, diabetes prevalence doubles: Lancet studyAccording to the Global Burden of Disease Study 1990-2016, the contribution of air pollution to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) was found to be higher than that of smoking in India.
Sep 12, 2018
Heart disease and stroke are among top killers in India, new studies revealsHeart disease and stroke have risen by 50 percent between 1990 and 2016 in the India.
Sep 08, 2018
We inherit bad fat from our fathers and good fat from mothers, study findsThe finding could pioneer treatment for obesity & illnesses linked to it, researchers say.
Sep 06, 2018
India's healthcare apathy: Poor quality of care kills more than lack of access to treatment facilitiesMore than one million of 8.6 million preventable deaths were from neonatal conditions and tuberculosis in people who accessed the health system but received poor quality of care in 2016.
Aug 22, 2018
Women in Science: Sucharita Sambashivaiah on understanding and preventing Type 2 diabetes in IndiaSucharita Sambashivaiah's goal is to understand the working of Type 2 Diabetes and she does this with her team of MDs, PhDs, dieticians, field scientists, exercise trainers, staff nurses and technicians.
Jul 14, 2018
Irony of fast food at FIFA World Cup: McDonald's sponsors Player Mascots to promote healthy living, but what about trans fats?Eat, play and be healthy — that's the message McDonald's wants to convey. And therein lies the irony. Around the world, for nearly two decades, medical and dietary experts have flagged fast-food for its inimical impact on health.
Apr 17, 2018
Diabetes is India's fastest growing disease: 72 million cases recorded in 2017, figure expected to nearly double by 2025India’s economic development has brought higher incomes–and a large helping of diabetes.
Mar 23, 2018
Speciality rice varieties of Kerala are a storehouse of nutrition: StudyKerala is home to a number of speciality rice varieties such as Pokkali, a saltwater-tolerant organic rice having medicinal properties.
Mar 19, 2018
NFHS data shows over one in seven Indian women don't receive antenatal care, highlights need to sensitise men on women's healthcareMore than one in seven Indian women did not receive antenatal care during their last pregnancy according to the latest National Family Health Survey 2015-16 (NFHS-4) data.