Lifestyle diseases

Kitchen is the best hospital, food the best medicine

In low and middle-income countries like India, where malnutrition is still not a completely solved problem, there has been a sharp increase in lifestyle disorders.

Sep 21, 2018, 12:34 PM IST

Obese people more likely to suffer from disability after joint surgery

Researchers calculated that obese joint surgery patients had a 35 percent higher risk of dependence after surgery.

Jan 10, 2018, 17:59 PM IST

Stress can lead to decreased lactation, says study

Mental and physical stress has a direct impact on the breast milk production. Mother's milk is vital for the proper development of the infant.

Aug 16, 2017, 10:35 AM IST

Hypertension, diabetes claim more lives in Delhi than other diseases: Survey

According to a survey conducted by NGO Praja Foundation, the national capital reported as many as 3,890 hypertension-related and 1,356 diabetes-related deaths in 2015.

Jul 27, 2017, 09:27 AM IST

33 percent Indians over 30-years-old are victims of lifestyle diseases, says report

While men were found to be victims of diabetes, cholesterol and cardiac related problems, women were found to have issues related to low BP and thyroid.

Apr 14, 2017, 00:06 AM IST

Start young: Heart care should begin at puberty, say doctors

Stress, one of the biggest culprits for cardiac ailments -- and many other ailments too -- is a given in today's life.

Oct 06, 2016, 16:51 PM IST

Yoga helps in building resilience against non communicable diseases

Health Minister J P Nadda on Wednesday said that yoga helps in building resilience against the non-communicable diseases and can also be used for preventing and controlling many other lifestyle diseases.

Sep 08, 2016, 00:27 AM IST

Useful tips to prevent lifestyle diseases!

Following certain guidelines can help prevent or cut down your risk of getting lifestyle diseases.

Feb 08, 2016, 17:03 PM IST

Maharashtra governor's wake-up call to tackle 'lifestyle diseases'

 Maharashtra Governor C.V. Rao on Saturday asked the Indian pharmaceutical industry to develop drugs for lifestyle diseases like diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular ailments and tuberculosis, among others.

Oct 17, 2015, 19:35 PM IST

India could be hit by a tsunami of obesity!

India stares at a huge epidemic of obesity, a new study by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) finds.

Sep 13, 2015, 10:47 AM IST

Yoga can prevent lifestyle diseases: JP Nadda

Lifestyle diseases have become a major health challenge and yoga can help prevent these, said union Health Minister J.P. Nadda at International Yoga Day celebration here on Sunday.

Jun 21, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

Yoga with Zee: Ten yoga 'asanas' to ward off ten health problems

Learn ten simple yoga 'asanas' to ward off ten health problems.

Jun 20, 2015, 20:13 PM IST

Lifestyle diseases causing infertility in women

A rise in lifestyle diseases is increasing the risk of infertility among young women, a study released here on Thursday says.

May 21, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

Regular exercise can keep lifestyle diseases away

Cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and osteoporosis - Indians are facing an unhealthy future burdened with a slew of lifestyle diseases. But instead of expensive medication and therapy, the cure lies in making exercise a compulsory part of everyday life, health experts say.

Apr 05, 2015, 12:33 PM IST

Ayurvedic Congress begins here

The All India Ayurvedic Congress began here Thursday with experts issuing a clarion call to nearly 3,000 delegates from across the world for restoring the supremacy of Ayurveda system.

Mar 12, 2015, 23:17 PM IST

Take a walk to ward off lifestyle diseases

Lifestyle diseases like hypertension, high cholesterol and diabetes are hitting younger men and women in India. But they can be prevented by making minimal changes to our daily routine.

Oct 27, 2014, 22:09 PM IST

Calorie Counters

A cornerstone in prevention and treatment of lifestyle diseases, nutrition is gaining popularity as a fulfilling career, says Gauri Rane

Sep 01, 2014, 22:08 PM IST

Lifestyle diseases affecting more young men in metros

Lifestyle diseases are taking toll on men`s health with a new survey showing how men need to get proactive about their health in today`s often fast-paced society.

Jun 17, 2014, 11:46 AM IST

Diabetes linked to higher liver cancer risk

A new study has found that diabetes was associated with an increased risk for developing a type of liver cancer called hepatocellular carcinoma.

Dec 09, 2013, 11:01 AM IST