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October 21, 2017
Diabetes mellitus (DM), commonly referred to as diabetes, is a group of metabolic disorders in which there are high blood sugar levels over a prolonged period. Diabetes is a disease in which blood glucose levels are above normal. Most of the food we eat is turned into glucose, or sugar, for our bodies to use for energy. The pancreas, an organ that lies near the...
Infertility is a rising problem in today’s society. Infertility can be caused by a huge number of factors. Infertility is an inconvenient condition that can affect men and women of any age. The condition can also affect any person and, even though several methods are available to treat infertility, the success of these treatments is never guaranteed.However in many cases,...
After a tense round of negotiations, G-20 nations on Saturday reached a compromise on climate change, the last remaining issue of contention at the summit. Every country except the United States declared that the Paris climate change agreement is 'irreversible' and must be implemented 'swiftly.' The U.S., on the other hand, declared its intention to pull out of the...
Alcohol increases your food intake as it makes you hungry quite often. It prevents and makes fat burn a lot more difficult as it raises cortisol levels which increases your fat storing ability. It is high on calories and mostly have a zero nutrient value. Foods generally consumed with alcohol are high on sodium and fat, doubling the intake...
It was a massive citizen involvement, as more than 1.5 million people from all walks of life, ranging from students and housewives to government officials,  chipped in to plant the 66,750,000 tree saplings in just 12 hours. About 1.5 million people were involved in the huge plantation campaign, in which saplings were placed along the Narmada river in the central state of...
Walking is the easiest way to increase your lifespan and stay healthy all of those years. As a moderate intensity exercise, brisk walking every day for at least 30 minutes will reduce weight gain and inhibit multiple diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, dementia, and cardiac issues. Taking short walks in the midst of a busy day can improve your...
We tend to resort to various weight loss methods to see quick results! Some of these methods may have a negative effect on your health. Zero calorie diets deprive you of healthy fats. Drugs and pills have short term impact but side effects are harmful. Take supplementation with a balanced diet and exercise. Skipping meals or purging slows down your metabolism....
Metabolism is our driving force. It is through metabolism that our body makes energy from food. So naturally, we believe that raising our metabolism level will burn more calories, thus losing those extra pounds. Here we help you bust the myths about enhancing your metabolism. Common knowledge says that metabolism is the rate at which calories are burned by the...
Diabetes is believed to be a silent killer by medical professionals across the world. Even a single indicator showing the onset of the disease is a cause for concern. It is a disease that can be inherited but can also be acquired because of an unwholesome lifestyle. It is a commonly known fact that India is the diabetes capital of...
Climate change will sharply boost the frequency of lethal heatwaves even if humanity caps global warming at 2°C, the core goal of the Paris Agreement, scientists said on Monday. A heat wave is a prolonged period of excessively hot weather, which may be accompanied by high humidity, especially in oceanic climate countries. While definitions vary, a heat wave is measured...