Keyword Results for   'chronic diseases'  
Go green to ward off chronic diseases  Apr 22, 10:44 am
Washington D.C, Apr 22 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that green neighbourhoods lead to reduction in chronic diseases.
Life's Simple 7 is `hearty` indeed  Nov 11, 11:16 am
Washington D.C, Nov 11 (ANI): According to a new study, achieving the seven heart-healthy metrics of the American Heart Association's Life's Simple 7 also helps reduce many other chronic diseases.
New study aims to prove diets of Asian Americans not as healthy as believed  Oct 13, 1:26 pm
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): A new research will aim at Asian Americans to reduce myth of Asian diet and reduce high risk for diabetes, hypertension, heart attack and stroke, as they maybe under a misconception that their diet is healthy and not a risk factor for these chronic diseases.
Reducing just 6 risk factors may prevent 37m deaths from chronic diseases: Lancet  May 3, 8:42 am
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Reducing six risk factors - tobacco use, alcohol use, salt intake, high BP, blood sugar, and obesity - to globally-agreed levels could prevent 37 million premature deaths over 15 years, from cardiovascular diseases, chronic respiratory disease, cancers, and diabetes, new research has revealed.
Paleo diet more about combating chronic diseases than weight-loss regime  Apr 9, 12:45 pm
Melbourne, Apr 9 (ANI): Paleo diet, which is a weight-loss regime embraced by Hollywood royalty, was originally designed to help combat the chronic diseases faced by the modern world, according to its founder.
Fried food can be more dangerous if you have wrong genes   Mar 19, 10:36 am
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that people with a genetic predisposition to obesity are at a higher risk of obesity and related chronic diseases from eating fried foods than those with a lower genetic risk.
Resistance training highly effective in preventing and treating chronic diseases  Feb 2, 3:07 pm
Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): Resistance training - the term for strength work using weights, elastic bands, or the body's own weight - has been found to be highly effective in preventing and treating chronic diseases.
Sleeping too little or too much linked to heart disease, diabetes, obesity  Oct 2, 9:53 am
Washington, Oct. 2 (ANI): A new study has associated too little sleep (6 hours or less) and too much sleep (ten or more hours) with chronic diseases - including coronary heart disease, diabetes, anxiety and obesity - in adults age 45 and older.
`Super broccoli` can help fight chronic diseases  Jul 31, 10:34 am
London, July 31 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that eating broccoli, packed with a health-boosting compound called 'glucoraphanin', helps maintain cellular processes that can cause deadly conditions like obesity and some cancers.
Healthy diet and exercise can keep many chronic diseases at bay  Jul 16, 3:53 pm
Washington, July 16 (ANI): Healthy eating habits and a physically active lifestyle can prevent obesity and chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes and some cancers, a new research suggests.
Vegetarian diets linked to lower death risk  Jun 4, 9:57 am
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Vegetarian diets have been linked with reductions in risk for several chronic diseases, including hypertension, but a new study has claimed that they are also associated with reduced death rates.
Terms like 'successful' or 'normal' ageing can prejudice our views of seniors  Feb 28, 2:03 pm
Washington, February 28 (ANI): A University of Alberta researcher has found that terms such as "normal," "healthy" or "successful" ageing can affect how society views older generations, especially seniors living with chronic diseases.
Sitting time influences risk of chronic diseases  Feb 20, 2:34 pm
Washington, February 20 (ANI): Sitting for long periods can raise your risk of chronic diseases, a new study has warned.
Eating plant foods may help ward off chronic diseases  Oct 18, 11:01 am
Washington, October 18 (ANI): Bioactive compounds in plant foods play a role in controlling genetic and other biological factors that lead to chronic diseases, researchers have revealed.
Cutting red meat consumption can benefit health as well as planet  Sep 11, 1:45 pm
Washington, Sept 11 (ANI): Cutting out on consumption of red and processed meat consumption would not only prompt a fall in chronic diseases, but our carbon footprint would shrink by 28 million tonnes a year, a study suggests.
Popular diabetes drugs 'up risk of bladder cancer'  Aug 14, 11:33 am
Washington, August 14 (ANI): A popular class of diabetes drugs increases patients' risk of bladder cancer, a new study led by Indian-origin researcher has revealed.
Seniors with serious illnesses find smoking and drinking tough to give up  Aug 1, 4:10 pm
Washington, August 1 (ANI): A vast majority of older adults do not adopt healthier behaviours even after being diagnosed with chronic diseases, a recent study has revealed.
Kicking the butt reduces mortality even in older patients   Jun 12, 4:12 pm
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Analysis of available medical literature suggests that smoking is linked to increased mortality in older patients and smoking cessation is associated with reduced mortality at an older age.
Excessive endurance exercise may cause cardiovascular injury  Jun 4, 5:01 pm
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Regular exercise is highly effective for the prevention and treatment of many common chronic diseases, and improves cardiovascular health and longevity.
Eating Pistachios may help you stay slim and fit  Mar 7, 4:06 pm
Washington, March 7 (ANI): People who regularly consume nuts, like pistachios, may have lower body weight and reduced risk factors for certain chronic diseases, say researchers.
Most elderly Indians 'die from stroke'   Feb 29, 1:51 pm
Washington, Feb 29 (ANI): Chronic diseases are becoming the main source of death in people over 65 in low- and middle-income nations, with stroke being the leading cause, a new study has revealed.
Recalling happy moments helps patients make better health decisions  Jan 24, 5:34 pm
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): Thinking about happy moments in life helps some patients with chronic diseases, including coronary artery disease, high blood pressure and asthma, make better decisions about their health.
Why some obese people are diabetic and prone to heart disease  Aug 25, 2:28 pm
Washington, August 25 (ANI): A team of researchers led by one of Indian-origin, has discovered why some obese people develop chronic diseases such as diabetes and heart disease, and others do not.
Even regular exercise might not save sedentary folks from chronic diseases   Aug 3, 2:27 pm
Washington, August 03 (ANI): University of Missouri researchers have suggested that physical inactivity is the primary cause of chronic diseases such as diabetes, obesity and fatty liver disease.