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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.
Mar 08, 2018
World Kidney Day: With just 0.01% Indians donating organs, an 'opt-out' model is nation's only hope of saving livesOn World Kidney Day that falls on 8 March, it's important to highlight just how much India needs a national movement for organ donation to prevent thousands of people from dying due to lack of organ donors
Feb 20, 2018
Here is how good nutrition may help overcome risk of diabetes posed by presence of faulty genesThe research said that good nutrition – in the form of B12 and folic acid supplements – has a beneficial impact on genes associated with Type 2 diabetes.
Feb 08, 2018
Heart rate sensors on Apple Watch, Fitbit, Android Wear watches can detect early signs of diabetes, suggest new study by CardiogramWith the Cardiogram app study, the sensor (hardware) on the Watch feeds the artificial intelligence based algorithm of the Cardiogram's DeepHeart which can alert Watch wearers about issues
Jan 19, 2018
Budget 2018: Govt may hike health spending by 11%; less than expected funds may slow disease control measuresHealth Minister JP Nadda had demanded 33% hike in health budget in order to expand vaccination coverage, free drugs distribution and to ward off a growing threat of non-communicable diseases such as cancer and diabetes which killed 60 lakh people in India in 2016
Dec 06, 2017
Scientists reveal what makes human cells maintain calcium equilibriumThe membrane-bound protein is named LRRC8B and it is found inside a cell’s subunit called endoplasmic reticulum (ER).
Dec 05, 2017
A healthy lifestyle can overcome genetic risk of heart disease: StudyResearchers looked at two gene variants, MC4R and TCF7L2, known to increase the risk of metabolic disorders among study participants