‘A full proof meal plan to combat childhood obesity’

Childhood obesity is a serious medical condition that affects children and adolescents. Children who are obese are above the normal weight for their age and height. Given below are healthy eating habits that you can include in your day to day life

‘A full proof meal plan to combat childhood obesity’While passing by a school or a college, as an observer, I found that six out of ten young children and adolescents are obese. Even those who do not look obese or rather thin also carry high body fat – the unhealthiest tissue of the body; additionally very less muscle mass- the healthiest tissue of […]

Alarming trend: Urban poor in India most vulnerable to diabetes

The study revealed an alarming rise in the prevalence of diabetes in urban poor especially in the affluent states of India. Furthermore, it reflected that the prevalence of diabetes in urban India 11.2 per cent is twice that of rural India 5.2 per cent

Alarming trend: Urban poor in India most vulnerable to diabetesDiabetes has now become the most common disease ever. To help us understand the problem of diabetes and its prevalence along with pre-diabetes in 15 states of India, Madras Diabetes Research Foundation (MDRF), a part of Dr Mohan’s Specialty Center released a Lancet report The report stated that diabetes was more common among people with […]