close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

  • 0/542 TARGET 272
  • BJP+

    0BJP+

  • CONG+

    0CONG+

  • OTH

    0OTH

Metabolic syndrome

Eating too quickly may up risk of heart disease, stroke and diabetes

Eating quickly was also associated with more weight gain, larger waistline and higher blood glucose.

Nov 16, 2017, 11:37 AM IST

Sugary drinks may up diabetes, metabolic syndrome

Researchers have found that two servings of sugar-sweetened beverages a week may increase risk of developing type 2 diabetes while just one is enough to raise blood pressure.
 

Nov 04, 2017, 11:24 AM IST

You may die if you sleep less than 6 hours a day! - Read

The study further noted that people with metabolic syndrome who slept for more than six hours were about 1.49 times more likely to die of stroke.

May 28, 2017, 17:45 PM IST

Avocado helps keep metabolic syndrome at bay

Metabolic syndrome is a clustering of risk factors of high blood sugar, cholesterol, blood pressure and body mass index that may lead to Type-2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

Apr 11, 2017, 16:43 PM IST

Sexual desire lower in postmenopausal women with metabolic syndrome

Postmenopausal women with metabolic syndrome report lower sexual activity, desire, and sexual satisfaction, according to a new report.

Jul 14, 2016, 11:52 AM IST

Sexual desire lower in postmenopausal women with metabolic syndrome

Postmenopausal women with metabolic syndrome report lower sexual activity, desire, and sexual satisfaction, according to a new report.

Jul 13, 2016, 23:39 PM IST

Childhood fitness cuts heart disease risks in adulthood

Metabolic syndrome is a clustering of key cardiovascular disease risk factors and is associated with an increased risk of subsequent coronary artery disease, stroke and Type-2 diabetes.

May 25, 2016, 15:22 PM IST

Every hour of sitting may up diabetes risk: Study

 Every extra hour a day spent sitting could increase the risk of developing diabetes by about a fifth, new study has warned.

Feb 05, 2016, 18:13 PM IST

How Aged Garlic Extract can protect your heart

Aged Garlic Extract can stop heart disease from progressing and in some cases, even reverse artery plaque accumulation, according to a new study.

Jan 23, 2016, 00:39 AM IST

Eat nuts to keep obesity at bay!

A new study has linked tree nuts to lower body weight and risk of obesity.

Jul 01, 2015, 12:32 PM IST

Fish oil, low calorie diet and meal replacement combo may tackle obesity

In a new study, scientists have found that fish oil combined with meal replacement, and a calorie-restricted diet can be effective weight management and improvements in metabolic syndrome.

Jun 18, 2015, 18:07 PM IST

People with metabolic syndrome likelier to die from cardiovascular disease

A new study has examined that people who have metabolic syndrome are likelier to die from cardiovascular disease than people without this condition, and having diabetes or high BLOOD PRESSURE worsens the risk.

May 25, 2015, 20:19 PM IST

Tackling obesity worldwide

While there are many possible approaches to tackling obesity and its consequences in the population, it is clear that there is no single magic bullet.

May 17, 2015, 16:53 PM IST

Night owls run higher diabetes risk than early risers

A new study has revealed that night owls are more likelier to develop diabetes, metabolic syndrome and sarcopenia than early risers, even when they get the same amount of sleep.

Apr 02, 2015, 15:03 PM IST

Food additives cause metabolic syndrome, obesity

Emulsifiers, which are added to most processed foods to aid texture and extend shelf life, can induce intestinal inflammation, say a new research.

Feb 26, 2015, 14:17 PM IST

Yoga a potential therapy for cardiovascular disease: Study

A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials has concluded that the popular mind-body practice of yoga can be a potential therapy for cardiovascular disease and metabolic syndrome.

Dec 30, 2014, 12:06 PM IST

Healthy gut microbiota can help reduce metabolic syndrome risks

 A new study has revealed that healthy gut microbiota can help prevent metabolic syndrome, which is a combination of factors that increases risk for heart disease, diabetes and stroke in people.

Nov 24, 2014, 14:26 PM IST

Mediterranean diet reverses symptoms of metabolic syndrome

A scientific study showed a Mediterranean diet supplemented with extra-virgin olive oil or nuts to people with metabolic syndrome may help reverse the condition.

Oct 15, 2014, 14:44 PM IST

Uric acid may play crucial role in causing metabolic syndrome

A new animal study has revealed that excess uric acid in the blood might be the new culprit that disrupts normal metabolism.

Aug 09, 2014, 18:25 PM IST

Why `tree nuts` are good for your health revealed

A new study has revealed that eating tree nuts can help in reducing two of the five markers for metabolic syndrome that could lead to life threatening problems such as strokes and heart diseases.

Jul 30, 2014, 16:13 PM IST