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Does being overweight or obese take a toll on your mental health? Here's what a psychiatrist says

April 09, 2021 4:12 pm

Recent research by S Luhar and colleagues from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine forecasts that by the year 2040, nearly 30.5 per cent of Indian men and 9.5 per cent of women will be overweight, and 27.4 per cent Indian men and 13.9 per cent women obese

Can sedentary lifestyle, mental stress lead to hormonal imbalance in middle-aged women?

March 11, 2021 6:44 pm

A complete blood count (CBC) test is recommended to identify general infection, iron studies to look for iron deficiency. Since the bone disease is common in women, calcium and vitamin D are recommended. Along with this cholesterol, glucose levels and liver check is also needed," said Dr Prerna Agarwal, technical operations, Apollo Diagnostics

These five meditation apps will help relieve work stress

June 16, 2020 8:10 am

We are listing down the top five meditation apps that you can try to reduce stress and have better mental health.

Work from home taking a toll on you? Here's how people and firms are tackling it

May 18, 2020 4:17 pm

Amid the coronavirus lockdown, as we work from home, there are added pressures of family and household responsibilities, leading to stress and anxiety in some. What are people and organisations doing about it?

Workers in open-plan offices more active and less stressed than in private offices: Study

August 21, 2018 6:36 pm

The study said that office people tend to be more sedentary compared to other workers and are thus likely to have more health problems. The most common ones include heart diseases, increased stress levels, and tiredness.

Say no to pre-vacation packing stress

June 10, 2018 3:11 pm

Summer vacation packing could be a task in itself. While it is crucial to pack right, one can't afford to miss make-up essentials for morning to evening looks. Find out the must-haves that you should pack along.

Stress may diminish our ability to sense new dangers

October 03, 2017 6:16 pm

The researchers applied a computational learning model to understand how stress affects flexibility in decision-making. This analysis revealed a learning deficit for the subject put under the stress condition. Know more.

This woman asked for leave to focus on 'mental health', and her boss' reply will leave you stumped

July 13, 2017 7:06 pm

To take a break from the monotonous schedule so as to bust her emotional stress, a woman named Madalyn Parker, working as a web developer and engineer, wrote an email titled ‘Where’s Madalyn’ to her boss.