NDTV Food Desk , June 23, 2017 15:13 IST
Breastfeeding helps the mother burn extra calories faster, thereby facilitating a quicker loss of post-pregnancy weight.
NDTV Food Desk , June 16, 2017 14:14 IST
According to a new study,The BMJ medical journal, mother's obesity can out the foetus at the risk of developing major birth defects such as malformations of the heart and genitals.
NDTV Food Desk , June 15, 2017 17:18 IST
According to a research, conducted by experts from the University of British Columbia, working out for just 30 minutes can have an immediate positive effect on a woman's health.
NDTV Food Desk , June 14, 2017 17:04 IST
A new study, appearing in the journal Molecular Psychiatry, shows that babies who are exposed to maternal fever during the second trimester are likely to have a 40 per higher risk of ...
NDTV Food Desk , June 13, 2017 12:58 IST
A new study, conducted by researchers from Kings College London and the University of Bristol,clearly indicates that consumption of alcohol, smoking cigarettes and exposure to stress can cause certain epigenetic changes at ...
NDTV Food Desk , June 12, 2017 15:09 IST
According to a new study, published in the journal of Hepatology, children born to obese mothers are twice as likely to develop non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) as adolescents.
Sushmita Sengupta , June 09, 2017 18:23 IST
As we age, our energy metabolism changes. The basal metabolic rate (rate of energy expenditure at rest) is known to decrease with age.
NDTV Food Desk , June 09, 2017 10:33 IST
High consumption of refined grains by pregnant women with gestational diabetes may expose their newborns to the risk of obesity.
NDTV Food Desk , June 08, 2017 14:41 IST
Researchers analysed more than 5,300 international studies of pregnant women and found that at the beginning of pregnancy 38 percent of women were overweight or obese
NDTV Food Desk , June 07, 2017 17:57 IST
A recently published study linked moderate alcohol consumption with risks of cognitive decline.
Sunayana Ponnappa , May 29, 2017 18:09 IST
28th May marks International Women's Health Day. While we commonly associate obesity as a health problem in men, it affects large number of women too.
Dr. Rupali Datta , May 28, 2017 16:40 IST
Post child birth it is important that you shed all the weight as it is associated with obesity and weight gain later in life, but even more important is that you do ...
Dr. Rupali Datta , May 28, 2017 16:38 IST
Diabetes is a lifelong disease caused by high sugar level in the blood. Here are 3 simple ways in which women can prevent themselves from the ailment.
NDTV Food Desk , May 27, 2017 16:21 IST
Increased Vitamin D intake in pregnancy may shield newborns from respiratory infections and asthma, according to a new study
NDTV Food Desk , May 27, 2017 11:37 IST
Preeclampsia is a high-blood pressure disorder which is unique to pregnancy and develops about 3 to 8% of all pregnant women.According to the study, one in 10 pregnant women may be six ...
NDTV Food Desk , May 20, 2017 12:31 IST
Smoking, use of oral contraceptives or turbulence in married life such as divorce, death of a partner or separation were also found as some of the contributory factors in weight gain in ...
NDTV Food Desk , May 15, 2017 16:23 IST
Can the climate that you inhabit affect your pregnancy? Most of us would not believe it but experts have actually been able to draw a correlation.
NDTV Food Desk , May 12, 2017 13:54 IST
Early menopause affects about 10 per cent of women and is associated with higher risk of cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis.
NDTV Food Desk , May 11, 2017 13:50 IST
The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill 2016 has given pregnant women an opportunity to avail an extended paid maternity leave of 26 weeks.
NDTV Food Desk , May 10, 2017 14:58 IST
Hearing loss, which is one of the main problems that women turn to hormone replacement therapy for, is actually aggravated by this therapy, a new study suggests.