Jammu and Kashmir
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Diseases & Conditions
Dietary advice on added sugar `damaging our health`
An Indian origin cardiologist has argued that the current dietary advice on added sugar "is in desperate need of emergency surgery."
Childhood ADHD could lead to obesity in adulthood
People with ADHD typically have trouble paying attention, controlling impulsive behaviours and tend to be overly active.
Eating candy not linked to obesity, heart disease
A new research has suggested that frequency of candy consumption is not associated with weight or certain adverse health risks.
Smoking during pregnancy up obesity, diabetes risk in baby girls
Women who smoke during pregnancy increase the risk of both obesity and gestational diabetes, in their daughters, a recent study has found.
More time in gym class lowers obesity risk in kids
Increasing the amount of time that elementary schoolchildren spent in gym class reduces the probability of obesity, a new study has found.
Longer sleep duration linked to raised cancer risk
Young obesity doubles death risk before 55: Study
Docs less likely to bond with overweight patients
Bad fat cells could convert into good ones and vice versa
Web-based programmes for weight-loss
How to prevent asthma in kids
Asthma is the most chronic common disease among children.»
Top 10 ways to prevent breast cancer
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women.»
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