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Regular Exercise, Maintaining Normal BMI Reduces Incidence of Heart Failure
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Sedentary lifestyle may cause hard-to-treat heart failure

"Previous studies have consistently found an association between low levels of physical activity, high BMI, and overall risk of heart failure," said Jarett Berry, associate professor at UT Southwestern Medical Centre in the US. DNA, 4 weeks ago

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One in every three school children fail BMI test: study

Three PT periods a week could help shift the balance, according to researchers involved in the survey
 DNA2 months ago 'Health and fitness levels of school children is dropping'  Business Standard2 months ago Health, fitness levels of schoolchildren far from satisfactory, says survey  Deccan Herald2 months ago

500-kg Egyptian woman Eman Ahmed set to lose 80-100 kg in four weeks: Dr Ladkawala

Eman Ahmed's BMI is 252 while a healthy person's BMI is 24.
 DNA1 month ago 500 kg Egyptian woman to get free weight loss treament (Lead, with Images)  Business Standard1 month ago
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Delhi hospital successfully removes 11.5 kg adrenal tumour

Doctors here successfully removed a giant 11.5 kg adrenal tumour in a 55-year-old man, who had a body mass index (BMI) of 48 -- considered extremely obese -- and went for a weight-loss surgery.Ashwini Marwah, who was suffering from Type 2 diabetes and ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

If your kid is too fat, then you may be a reason

Each child's BMI is, on average, 20% due to the mother and 20% due to the father, said the study.
 DNA1 month ago

Carbs in evening may impact prediabetic men

Middle-aged men with high body mass index (BMI) and prediabetes condition cannot process carbohydrate-rich foods in the evening, as it may have a negative effect on their blood glucose regulation, a study has showed.The findings showed that the internal clock ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
Med India

Arm Measurements Are Better Than BMI to Assess Nutrition Status in Child

Arm anthropometry is a simple method to determine if a person is overweight or obese, and because it can distinguish between fat and muscle mass, unlike body mass index (BMI), it is a valuable method for assessing muscle loss in long-term survivors of ...
 Med India4 days ago
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Lower Socioeconomic Position in Childhood Associated With Higher Adult Obesity

Lower socioeconomic position is associated with higher adult BMI, but whether those associations have changed over the past decades was unclear.
 Med India2 months ago

Cooking at home, skipping TV during meals may cut obesity risk

People who cook meals at home and do not watch TV or videos while eating are less likely to be obese, a new study has found. Researchers from Ohio State University in the US studied about 12,842 survey participants who said that they ate at least one family ...
 Business Standard2 days ago

Childhood brain cancer survivors at higher heart disease risk

Survivors of childhood brain tumours are at an increased risk of heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and early death because of higher overall fat tissue, a new study has warned. Researchers, including those from McMaster University in Canada, found that survivors ...
 Business Standard4 days ago Childhood brain tumour survivor's high body fat ups stroke risk  Prokerala4 days ago Survivors of childhood brain tumours have more fat  Business Standard4 days ago
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