, June 08, 2017 14:41 IST NDTV Food Desk
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
, June 07, 2017 17:57 IST NDTV Food Desk
A recently published study linked moderate alcohol consumption with risks of cognitive decline.
, May 29, 2017 18:09 IST Sunayana Ponnappa
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.
, May 28, 2017 16:40 IST Dr. Rupali Datta
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 ...
, May 28, 2017 16:38 IST Dr. Rupali Datta
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.
, May 27, 2017 16:21 IST NDTV Food Desk
Increased Vitamin D intake in pregnancy may shield newborns from respiratory infections and asthma, according to a new study
, May 27, 2017 11:37 IST NDTV Food Desk
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 ...
, May 20, 2017 12:31 IST NDTV Food Desk
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 ...
, May 15, 2017 16:23 IST NDTV Food Desk
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.
, May 12, 2017 13:54 IST NDTV Food Desk
Early menopause affects about 10 per cent of women and is associated with higher risk of cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis.
, May 11, 2017 13:50 IST NDTV Food Desk
The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill 2016 has given pregnant women an opportunity to avail an extended paid maternity leave of 26 weeks.
, May 10, 2017 14:58 IST NDTV Food Desk
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.
, May 08, 2017 10:57 IST NDTV Food Desk
Pregnant women are twice as likely to be a victim of an assault-related trauma than an accident-related trauma like car accidents or falls, compared to women who are not pregnant.
, May 05, 2017 17:51 IST NDTV Food Desk
A new study suggests that exposure to the toxic chemicals in plastic during pregnancy can increase your child's risk of developing asthma.
, May 02, 2017 12:15 IST NDTV Food Desk
According to a new study, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, taking antibiotic drugs can increase the risk of miscarriage by 60% to 100%.
, April 29, 2017 13:50 IST NDTV Food Desk
A recent study conducted by a team of experts at King's College London, links practicing yoga with reduced menstrual pain.
, April 13, 2017 17:48 IST NDTV Food Desk
According to a new study,published in the Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry, high consumption of Omega-6 fats can inducesedentary behaviour in pre-teen girls an also increase their risk of developing diabetes.
, April 13, 2017 16:08 IST NDTV Food Desk
According to a new study, publishedin the journal Menopause, hot flashes in pre-menopausal women may be a sign of heart disease.
, April 13, 2017 15:16 IST NDTV Food Desk
According to a new survey that was conducted around 11 European countries and included7,905 women,Britain (28.5 per cent) scored highest in alcohol consumption during pregnancy, followed by Russia (26...
, April 06, 2017 14:47 IST Sushmita Sengupta
Have you hit your 30's? Being a woman has never been so tough and yet so exciting. We bring you an effective nutrition guide to keep you strong against all challenges.