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Exercise May Protect Bone Health After Weight Loss Surgery

Although weight loss surgery is a highly effective treatment for obesity, it can be detrimental to bone health, say, researchers, adding that exercise may...

Age is Not A Barrier To Lose Weight, says Study

Researchers have found that obese patients over the age of 60 can lose an equivalent amount of weight as younger people using only lifestyle...

Controlling Blood Sugar May Boost Brain Health in Diabetic Overweight Patients: Study

Controlling blood sugar levels improved the ability to clearly think, learn and remember among people with type 2 diabetes who were overweight, say researchers. "It's...

Excess Fat Around Abdomen Associated With Higher Risk of Early Death

Researchers have found that excess fat stored around the abdomen is associated with a higher risk of early death from any cause, regardless of...

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...

Weight Management: Tough Task for People During Covid-19 Lockdown

Increased snacking and not exercising as much as usual made it tough for most people to manage weight during Covid-19 lockdown, says a survey...

3 Bodybuilding Tools To Help You Get Ripped

Whether you are a professional bodybuilder or you just want to look good in a bathing suit, you need the right tools to put...

Everything You Need to Know About Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

By Puja Gupta Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic inflammatory lung disease that causes persistent obstruction to airflow in the lungs. Unlike asthma, this...

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...

Consume Vitamins, Minerals to Boost Immunity, Fight Pandemic: Experts

During a session held at the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM), the health experts stressed the need for inclusion of...

Here’s How You Can Tackle Obesity And Stay Healthy During Lockdown

The pandemic has contributed to an increase in obesity rates as weight loss programmes (which are often delivered in groups) and referred interventions such...

Obesity in Kids Linked With High Chances of Fractures: Study

Researchers say that pre-school children who are overweight or obese have a higher risk of bone fractures during childhood than normal-weight pre-schoolers. The study, published...

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Liver Disease

The liver is the largest internal organ of the human body. It performs 500 different functions including removing toxins from the blood, processing medicine,...

Can Depression Lead to Weight Gain? Find it Out Here

Feeling depressed? Your weight might be the reason behind it as researchers have found that the risk of depression increases with higher weight. The aim...

Boys Have Slightly Better BMI Than Girls: Annual Health Survey

BY PUJA GUPTA One out of two children in India do not have a healthy Body Mass Index (BMI), reveals a study. The 10th Annual Health...

Longer Exposure to Obesity Increases Risk of Type 2 Diabetes: Study

Researchers have found that longer and sustained exposure to obesity is linked to an increased risk of type 2 diabetes. For the findings, published in...

Low Birth Weight Linked to Chronic Health Conditions Later in Life

Low birth weight was linked not only to poor health outcomes in the beginning but also to chronic health conditions later in life, researchers...

Weigh Gain in Women Can Be Cause Due To High Stress Jobs: Study

Are you gaining weight suddenly? Blame increased stress at workplace, say researchers who found that heavy pressure at work predisposes women to weight gain,...

Avoid High Calories just By Smelling Such Food For Longer Than Two Minutes

Does a whiff of pizzas, burgers or sandwiches entice you, but you refrain from eating them due to the high-calories it contains? Take heart,...

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