Family And The Fight Against Diabetes
The fight against diabetes and other lifestyle diseases is an ongoing one. The theme of the International Diabetes Federation this year could not be more apt- Diabetes: Protect Your Family.
Processed Meats and Cancer Risk
The World Health Organisation, has placed processed meats in the risk category of other known toxins such as asbestos, arsenic, alcohol and tobacco!
Multiple pregnancies can be managed by frequent prenatal visits to monitor health of both mother and foetuses and check for complications.
World Obesity Day 2017 - ACT NOW!
World Obesity Day - Act Now!
Why Smokers Need Exercise
Smoking is a bad habit and is injurious to health. The flip side is that exercise can help you quit smoking!
Second hand Smoke - First hand Risks
Ever been around someone who is smoking? The unpleasant smell and smoke drifting near you is a serious health risk.
How Can I Help Someone Who May Be Suicidal?
Dealing with suicidal tendencies is difficult not just for the individual but also for the people close to them. Suicide is a leading cause of death in the age group of 15-44 years. Globally, suicide rates have increased by 41.3 % in the past decade. According to Dr. Gururaj, HOD Epidemiology, NIMHANS, for every suicide committed, ten people attempt suicide and 100 contemplate it.These statistics go to show that suicide is a very real problem, one that we cannot ignore.