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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

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Physical inactivity linked to more severe COVID-19 infection, death: Study

April 14, 2021 12:50 pm

Inactive patients were also more likely to require intensive care, and die compared to those who had consistently met physical activity guidelines, researchers said

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

Five simple tips to combat fatigue and lethargy

December 19, 2020 9:25 am

Dietitian Lavleen Kaur shared these easy tips to counter tiredness and stay active throughout the day

Sedentary lifestyle associated with higher risk of death from cancer: Study

July 02, 2020 10:27 am

The researchers found that participants with the greatest total sedentary time had a 52 per cent increased risk of dying from cancer compared with those who had the least sedentary time.

Sitting long hours can increase cancer risk, walking can help: Study

June 22, 2020 6:48 pm

The study suggests that instead of a high-intensity workout, you can simply take a half-hour stroll when you are done with work, or in between.

Women, leading a sedentary lifestyle? Try these tips to stay healthy

May 06, 2020 3:53 pm

Take stock of your health and fitness by following these dietary tips.

Reasons why you may have suddenly begun to gain weight

December 01, 2019 5:43 pm

Unless there has been a drastic change of weight, in terms of loss or gain, there really isn't anything to worry about.

Spend more time standing to combat effects of sedentary lifestyle, says study

September 08, 2019 12:27 pm

As per the study, people with more muscle mass expend more energy than people with less muscle mass.

Lancet study: 34 per cent of Indians insufficiently active

September 05, 2018 4:25 am

The study, based on self-reported activity levels, including activity at work and at home, for transport, and during leisure time, in adults aged 18 years and older from 358 population-based surveys in 168 countries.

Sitting for too long may increase dementia risk, says study

April 13, 2018 2:50 pm

Reducing sedentary behaviour may be a possible target for interventions designed to improve brain health in people at risk for Alzheimer's disease, said a researcher of the study.