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Understanding PCOS and its long-term health consequences

September 05, 2021 8:14 pm

PCOS is an endocrine (hormonal) disorder which has an incidence of "1 in 8 women between the ages of 12 to 45 years"

World Diabetes Day 2019: Focus on lifestyle changes for prevention, say experts

November 15, 2019 9:45 am

World Diabetes Day 2019: Taking stock of the need for awareness and stressing on prevention, International Diabetes Federation's theme for the World Diabetes Day 2019 is 'Family and Diabetes'.

Get some shut-eye: Uncovering the mysteries of sleep

March 05, 2019 4:46 pm

In the book, which is laid out in four sections - understanding, losing, managing and mastering sleep, author Swami Subramaniam explores sleep and why it can be used as a tool to improve health and performance.

Trying to get pregnant? Watch your diet!

August 16, 2018 11:46 am

Consumption of tea, coffee and alcohol is advised only in moderation, while it is advisable to cut down on your intake of sugary drinks entirely.

Age no bar, now headaches increase among young women and younger children

May 11, 2015 4:24 am

Stress, obesity, lack of exercise and working till late night are the reasons behind increasing incidence of persistent headaches.

Age no bar, now headaches increase among young women and younger children

April 11, 2015 4:52 am

Neurologists say one should not ignore any headache, and should consult a neurologist if headache persists for over two weeks, otherwise it may lead to permanent vision loss.

'150 mins of weekly exercise keeps lifestyle diseases at bay'

March 07, 2014 12:36 pm

Nutritionist Diwekar suggests that it is best to keep daily exercise to an hour, including warm-up, workout sets and cool down.

Economy Class Syndrome

October 26, 2011 4:40 am

Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) is mainly a lifestyle disease and is also referred to as ‘Frequent Flier Disease’.

Sleep disorders common among youngsters working late nights

August 31, 2011 1:23 am

A shift in work timings has also shifted the trend in lifestyle disorders.