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Reverse Type 2 diabetes. Here's how!

Reverse Type 2 diabetes. Here's how!

It requires a lifestyle overhaul, says Pramod Tripathi.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Diabetes is broadly categorised into two types, commonly known as Type 1 and Type 2. Type 1 is caused due to lack of insulin secreting beta cells from the pancreas. These cannot be regenerated and, therefore, the disease can’t be reversed once the damage is permanent. Insulin resistance is the main cause of Type 2 diabetes and it can be reversed. The symptoms can be reduced by reducing ..., 3 days ago
How to buy diabetes insurance, 1 month ago

India Inc will find it difficult to raise loans above Rs 250 cr from PSBs

Public sector banks have decided to improve their risk-management systems Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Public sector banks (PSBs) will discourage multiple banking arrangements for companies with exposure of more than Rs 250 crore in the banking system and will move all such loans under the consortium of banks for better monitoring.   “In case of multiple banking arrangements there is no discipline. There will, preferably, be consortium lending for loans above Rs 250 ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago The Crisis at India's public sector banks  Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Stocks crash: Investors become poorer by Rs 4.6 lakh cr

Among the 30-share basket, 27 stocks led by Bajaj Auto and Bharti Airtel ended with losses. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Investor wealth eroded by Rs 4.6 lakh crore on Friday amid massive selling in the stock market where the BSE benchmark index plummeted 840 points.   The 30-share Sensex crashed 839.91 points, or 2.34 per cent, to end the day at 35,066.75. Following the sharp decline in stocks, the market capitalisation of BSE-listed companies tumbled by Rs 458,581.38 crore to Rs ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Funds bought record Rs 1.3 trillion stocks so far in FY18  Rediff.com1 week ago Market mayhem: Investors become poorer by Rs 10 lakh cr in 6 days  Rediff.com1 month ago

Don't have Aadhaar? Use 0s, 1s instead to file taxes!

Those people without the Aadhaar number have found a loophole in the system Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Even as the government is on an overdrive to get people to link their Aadhaar number with the income tax (I-T) department while filing returns, some of those without the unique identification number have managed to find a loophole in the system.   They say they have been able to file tax returns by putting in all 0s or 1s instead of the 12-digit Aadhaar. The drive to link ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Knitting human bonds

Making woollen garments empowers women in two Uttarakhand villages, discovers Anjuli Bhargava.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ The villages of Guniyal and Chandroti in Uttarakhand are less than a kilometre from each other. Yet, until Shubh Chopra came and settled down in Chandroti almost two decades ago, the women of the two villages had never met or seen each other. For whatever reason, the two villages had a watertight divide. The residents lived as virtual strangers despite the ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Can these stocks shine amid market gloom?

Investors turn their attention to export-driven sectors, experts tell Krishna Kant. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh After betting on the domestic consumption story for over three years, equity investors could now turn their attention to export-driven sectors. In the last month, the S&P BSE Sensex is down six per cent, while the Nifty IT (information technology) index is down only 1.5 per cent during this period. Other export-focused companies in pharmaceutical, automobile and agrochemicals ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Why FPI have lost interest in Indian debt market

In February, FPIs sold $421 mn in debt; in March  they have sold $133 mn so far Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Foreign investors have slowly started liquidating some of their holdings in local debt paper, as rising bond yields and the rupee’s weakening bias make their investment not lucrative enough at a time when the US economy shows early signs of recovery.   It is not that they are liquidating en masse; utilisation of their permitted limits show there is very little ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Bad news for Gitanjali, PNB, OBC investors

Few scam-related stocks regain lost glory, Deepak Korgaonkar and Puneet Wadhwa point out. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Nearly a dozen companies that have been named in various scams, frauds or price rigging at the bourses in over two decades have lost over 90 per cent of their market value from their all-time high levels, data show. For instance, sample the stocks related to Ketan Parekh, the former stock broker from Mumbai convicted in 2008 for his involvement in the Indian stock ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

This drink can help diabetics

The blood sugar spike was reduced on the day the individuals had consumed the ketone drink.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Drinking a ketone supplement can lower blood sugar levels, a recent study has found. Researchers at the University of British Columbia and University of Oxford demonstrated that a single drink of ketone ester enables better control of blood sugar by reducing spikes in sugar levels. Twenty healthy individuals participated in the study and on two occasions consumed the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Meet the Pad Women of India

They have been working on menstrual hygiene awareness for years. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Amani Dabriwala is only 19. But she has already understood the scope of the unawareness surrounding menstrual hygiene, and she is doing her bit to change things. The South Mumbai resident is spending her gap year -- before heading abroad for higher studies -- visiting government and semi-government schools, where she gives presentations about the importance of using sanitary pads.  Amani ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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