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8 Risk Factors That Can Develop Heart Failure in Future

By Siddhi Jain Heart failure is one of the most under-diagnosed heart diseases in our country, contributing to a high number of death rates. The...

Natural Bacteria, Covid-19 Together May Increase Severity in Obese, Diabetic Patients

The combined effects of the body's natural community of bacteria, also called microbiota, working together with Covid-19 in the lungs could explain the severity...

Obesity: A Dangerous Outcome of Sedentary Lifestyle Amid Pandemic

Obesity is an emerging independent risk factor for susceptibility to and severity of coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2). It is increasingly being recognised as a predisposing factor...

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Patients With Covid-19 At Greater risk

Researchers have found that people who have been diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnoea could be at increased risk of adverse outcomes from Covid-19. The conclusion...

Social Distancing May Impact Your Mental Health, Here’s How

By Dora Mekouar Social distancing and isolation can be hard, as New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently pointed out during a daily briefing on the...

What Caused Lifestyle Diseases Amid Lockdown? Know Here

By Ashish Srivastava The impact of Covid-19 has been far-reaching, and in ways, no one could have imagined. It impacted the health directly and in...

Diabetes During Pregnancy May Cause Child to Age Faster Biologically

Children born to mothers who had diabetes during pregnancy may age faster biologically and be at an increased risk for obesity and high blood...

OSA May Increase Risk of Vertebral Fractures in Women: Study

Researchers have found that women with a history of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) may face a higher risk of spine or vertebral fractures. OSA is...

Noncommunicable Diseases May Increase COVID-19 Severity: WHO

New studies by the World Health Organization and the United Nations show people suffering from noncommunicable diseases are more susceptible to becoming severely ill...

Over 1 Drink a Day Increases Hypertension Risk in Diabetic People: Study

Drinking eight or more alcoholic beverages a week may increase the risk of high blood pressure (also called hypertension) among adults with Type-2 diabetes,...

Probiotics May Help With Obesity And Losing Weight: Study

Researchers have found that probiotics may help children and adolescents with obesity lose weight when taken alongside a calorie-controlled diet. Foods that broaden the profile...

40s Are The New 20s: Health Guide

The 40s are filled with vitality and stress in equal amounts. Health can either be at its best in one's 40s or it can...

Obesity May Cause Hyperactive Immune System Response to Covid-19

In a new study on obesity scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found that obesity may cause a hyperactive immune system response to the...

Women “Endowed by Nature” With Better Immunity: Study

By Aakanksha Khajuria A weaker immune response, along with a higher rate of diabetes, obesity and hypertension among men has made them more susceptible to...

Covid Patients With Diabetes, Obesity 3 Times More Likely to Die: Study

COVID-19 patients hospitalised with high blood pressure, obesity and diabetes were over three times more likely to die from the viral disease, say researchers. The...

Breast Milk May Not Spread Covid-19 Infection: Study

New research adds to the growing body of evidence that Covid-19 was unable to cause infection in the breastfed infant. The study, published in...

High BMI Associated With Covid-19 Mortality, Especially in Men: Study

Researchers have found a striking association between body mass index (BMI) and the risk of death among patients (especially men) diagnosed with Covid-19. According to...

Obesity Associated With Increased Risk of Death From Covid-19

By Siddhi Jain New research shows that obesity is associated with a substantial increased risk of death from Covid-19. However, it also found that the...

Changes in Weight Between Young Adulthood, Midlife Linked to Early Death Risk

Changes in weight between young adulthood and midlife may have important consequences for a person's risk of early death, say researchers. The study found that...

Covid-19 Induced Lockdowns May Escalate Obesity

In an eye-opening study, scientists have warned that locking down society to combat Covid-19 creates psychosocial insecurity that leads to obesity and may escalate...

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People Avoid Masks Due to Breathing Problems: Study

When it came to non-compliance towards covering the face, breathing problems have emerged as a key reason, with 50 percent listing it in a...

Women More Vulnerable to Uncurbed Diabetes

Traditionally, women play the role of caregivers in India when it comes to families and their health. They prioritize the health of their loved...

Australia Rescuing Helpless Beached Whales

Rescuers of Australia are trying to save scores of beached whales on the shore in the state of Tasmania. Earlier this week, a pod...

Hydroponic Farm Method Making its way in India

The rows of lettuce, microgreens, and herbs that Himanshu Aggarwal and his mother grow in an enclosed room in a busy New Delhi market...