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Keep a check on obesity risk amid pandemic; here’s how

December 19, 2020 5:19 pm

Take a balanced diet which has high nutritive value, high fibre, good fat and a lot of liquids, suggested Dr Anjali Sharma, naturopath and yoga Expert, Shuddhi Naturopathy, Delhi

Amid pandemic, 78% adults in urban India making 'more conscious effort to build immunity', says survey

November 28, 2020 10:56 am

In a marked shift in mindset, Indians have specifically adopted preventive healthcare habits in last 12 months with 82 per cent adding dietary supplements to aid preventive measures, as per the survey

Anti-Obesity Day 2020: Simple ways to eat smart and beat weight gain

November 26, 2020 10:00 am

Snacking on wholesome fruits and vegetables instead of junk food will help you keep empty calories at bay and feel energised

World Diabetes Day 2020: Prevalence of type 2 diabetes increasing among age group 20-40, say experts

November 14, 2020 5:24 pm

Being overweight, obesity, lack of exercise, stress, eating a high-calorie diet, and having a family history can increase your risk of getting diabetes.

A bariatric surgeon’s guide to understanding obesity

October 20, 2020 4:38 pm

A bariatric surgeon answers some frequently asked questions about the obesity epidemic

Obese people 70% more at risk of severe COVID-19: Assocham

September 18, 2020 4:32 pm

The panel of experts, which included nutritionists like Ishi Khosla, equated healthy living to improved immunity

UK sets out calorie-cut guidelines in anti-obesity drive

September 08, 2020 7:58 pm

Research suggests that when someone eats out or has a takeaway meal, they consume on average 200 more calories per day.

How Boris Johnson lost weight post recovery from COVID-19

August 28, 2020 6:50 pm

Boris Johnson was recently spotted running in St James's park in Westminster alongside celebrity fitness expert Harry Jameson

Is obesity linked to severe COVID-19 complications and increased risk of death?

August 28, 2020 2:10 pm

Not only does obesity makes patients with co-morbidities more vulnerable to COVID-related complications, adipose fat directly interferes with the body’s immune response as well, says Dr Akshay Budhraja

Obesity, metabolic syndrome are risk factors for severe influenza, says research

July 17, 2020 4:40 pm

Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of at least three co-occurring conditions that could lead to the risk of heart disease


Cut sugary juices, eat eggs, get good sleep: 10 weight loss tips for obese people

October 11, 2017 6:00 am

Struggling hard to lose weight even with a controlled diet? On World Obesity Day, here are 10 quick fix tips to help you lose weight. But, remember there are no shortcuts to weight loss regimes.

World Obesity Day 2017: Fight obesity with these 10 easily available superfoods

October 10, 2017 10:21 pm

New expert estimates revealed that the cost of treating obesity-related illnesses globally will top $1.2 trillion every year from 2025 unless more is done to check the rapidly worsening epidemic. On the occasion of World Obesity Day, let's pledge to fight it with a healthy diet. Start with these superfoods and feel the difference.