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Tuesday, Nov 30, 2021
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When Fat Turns Fatal

One in four adult urban Indians suffers from obesity and related disorders. The causes include wrong eating habits, lack of exercise and our genetic predisposition.

When Fat Turns Fatal
When Fat Turns Fatal
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Chronic Disease India is seeing a pendulum shift from infectious diseases to chronic diseases like diabetes, hypertension and heart disease, where obesity is a major factor. Economic losses due to chronic diseases will cost us $236 billion in the next 10 years

Heart Disease Indians suffer from heart disease at far lower body weight than other racial populations

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