World Cancer Day 2019: Lifestyle Coach Luke Coutinho Lists 4 Most Important Lifestyle Changes To Prevent Cancer And Other Diseases

Every year 4th February is marked as World Cancer Day. The significant day is organized by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC). Every year World Cancer Day has a different theme. This year the theme is “I can, we can”. The day focuses to spread awareness about the disease and that everyone has the capacity to address the burden of […]

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Here’s how depression can impact people suffering from heart diseases

Depression negatively impacts patients with cardiovascular disease, finds a study. About one-fifth of cardiovascular disease patients suffer from depression. “While we don’t know which comes first–depression or cardiovascular disease–the consensus is that depression is a risk marker for cardiovascular disease, meaning if you have cardiovascular disease, there is a higher likelihood that you could also […]

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Lifestyle diseases biggest killer even in most backward states: Report

NEW DELHI: Lifestyle diseases like heart and chronic respiratory diseases now kill more people than communicable ones like tubercolosis or diarrhoea in every state in India, including the most backward. This was revealed in the India State-Level Disease Burden Initiative’s Report released on Tuesday. The report notes that while all states have thus made what’s […]

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Don’t Blame Genes For All Diseases That Run In Families

Hereditary diseases may be the result of a shared lifestyle and not genes. (Representational Photo) LONDON:  A family history of disease may be as much the result of shared lifestyle and surroundings as inherited genes, a study says. Factors that are common to the family environment – such as shared living space and common eating […]

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Goa entangled in web of lifestyle diseases

Panaji: Goans, though, health conscious are yet to change their present lifestyle for their betterment. Citizens will have to adopt a healthy way of living, sooner or later as the state is slowly getting entangled in the web of lifestyle diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, obesity, digestive problems, heart disease et al. In fact, the […]

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