India Obesity

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World food day 2019: Eating healthy is as important as eating enough
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World food day 2019: Eating healthy is as important as eating enough

The theme of this year’s World Food Day is “Our Actions Are Our Future, Healthy Diets for A #ZeroHunger World.”

Here’s how ultra-processed foods impact your health
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Here’s how ultra-processed foods impact your health

Research is linking the consumption of ultra-processed foods to a higher risk for obesity, cardiovascular disease, cancer and all-cause mortality.

The number of weight-loss surgeries in India has shot from 200 in 2004 to a whopping 20,000 in 2019
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The number of weight-loss surgeries in India has shot from 200 in 2004 to a whopping 20,000 in 2019

Late last month, the Obesity Surgery Society of India reported that there has been a 100-fold increase in weight-loss surgeries in India in just 15 years.

Researchers now know why we gain weight as we grow older
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Researchers now know why we gain weight as we grow older

Scientists have found that as we age, the body processes lipids at a slower rate. This is a major contributor to weight gain, and even obesity, in old age.