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Eating fast could lead to weight gain and a range of other health problems

The brain needs time to process how the body consumes food. It commonly takes up to 20 minutes for the brain to process signals of fullness. Failing to process these signals could lead to overeating, weight gain and obesity, according to Healthline. This happens as the brain struggles to keep up when a person eats […]

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Opposition parties unanimously oppose NMC Bill in Lok Sabha

The Lok Sabha has taken up the National Medical Commission Bill for consideration and passing. The Union Health Minister, Dr Harsh Vardhan tabled National Medical Commission Bill in Lok Sabha, on Monday, July 29. The opposition members during the debate unanimously opposed the provisions of the NMC Bill. The Bill provides for setting up of […]

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Sedentary lifestyle cancels out heart benefits of having a normal weight

Researchers have found that low levels of physical activity can put healthy weight adults at the same risk for cardiovascular disease as adults who are overweight. “Our study demonstrates that a sedentary lifestyle counters the benefit of being at a normal weight when it comes to heart disease risk,” said lead investigator Arch G. Mainous […]

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Here’s how you can tackle these 5 deadly monsoon related diseases

Here’s how you can tackle these 5 deadly monsoon related diseases

Most common difficulties faced are seasonal illnesses, which are a package monsoon deal. Often caused due to environmental factors, here are the five most common monsoon diseases that you need to look out for. Preparing to tackle them effectively is half the battle won. Dengue A disease spread by mosquitoes that typically bite early in […]

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Maharashtra: Over 56,000 patients avail medical benefits through Chief Minister’s Relief Fund in 4.5 years

More than 550 crores have been allocated for treatment and surgeries. Poor and needy people in the state who require financial assistance for medical problems are aided through this fund. This is done so that no is deprived of healthcare and medical services. In a statement issued Saturday, Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis said, “The state […]

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Mantralaya officials complain of vomiting, loose motion due to polluted water

The government has ordered an inspection of the water samples in Mantralaya. The water supply pipelines will also be inspected. These orders have been given after hundreds of employees working in Mantralaya, had complained of vomiting and nausea. These orders have been issued by Chief secretary Ajoy Mehta. The government has also directed the department […]

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Mumbai: 18,053 Mumbaikars diagnosed with asthma in the last 3 years

While there are several risk factors why Mumbaikars are prone to this respiratory ailment. The key reasons for the rise of asthma cases are air pollution, dust and debris from constant construction work in the city, dust from dug up and roads. Vehicular exhaust is the most common cause of air pollution and can also […]

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Dr Harsh Vardhan assumes charge of Health Ministry, cycles to work on first day

Dr Harsh Vardhan, who has been appointed in the Prime Minister-led Narendra Modi cabinet for a second consecutive term, arrived at the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in Delhi this morning on a cycle to take charge of his ministry. .@drharshvardhan cycles to Health Ministry to take charge. Senior officials of #MoHFW welcomed him. […]

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