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I am thin. I used to have enough meal. And also use protein but I Haven't any profit of it. What should I do?
Hi doc I am 19years old I am fat and have belly And after two week I am gonna attend a large function. So I want to reduce my fat and belly. What should I do to get the best results. My parents are not allowing me to go to gym. Help me out please.
I have a complaints of Depression associated with complaints of alopecia (Baldness of mid scalp region. I work in Hospital. I am working 8 hrs duty in the hospital. I work not properly in the hospital I see proper examination of patient in the hospital. Their consultant Dr. has proper watching to me how I am work in the hospital as a R. M. O. But I am not doing some procedures in the hospital example Arterial Blood Gas study ,Endotracheal intubation, Central line insertion etc. Due to these reasons I went to psychiatrist Dr., He gives antidepressant medicines for me and I took this antidepressant medicines since 1 year Tab. Zosert 10 mg 0 - 0 - 1 Tab. Arpizol 5 mg 0 - 0 - 1 Tab. Ciplar 10 mg 1 - 0 - 1 along with I took antihypertensive medicine Tab. Amlovas 5 mg 0 - 0 - 1 since 1 month and 8 days. I am very anxious person about life. So Doctor which will be the selected medicines for me, that medicines may I help and I will be do these above procedures easily? Doctor reply immediately about this query?
My mother age is 47 years. She is suffering from bones pain. She does not able to work. We already consult doctors but there was no improvement. Can you please suggest what we can do for her?
I am 24 years old. Almost 2 years ago, I had chicken pox. I still have scars on my face. What should I do to make my face skin smooth and scars free?
My hair got grey when I am studying inter in 2003 at that time my age is 19 now my age is 31 . I used to apply henna for my hair . Now what should I do . And from Last one year onwards my hair falling slowly.
Sir, Hello. I am 22 years of age. I want to grow at least 2-3 inches of height. I am now 5'8" can you please suggest any natural height growing exercises which helps in height increment and the food to take for height growth I will surely work hard as you say to grow height. Kindly suggest me sir.
Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have a negative effect on health, leading to reduced life expectancy and/or increased health problems. In Western countries, people are considered obese when their body mass index (BMI), a measurement obtained by dividing a person's weight by the square of the person's height, exceeds 30 kg/m2, with the range 25-30 kg/m2 defined as overweight. Some East Asian countries use stricter criteria.
Obesity increases the likelihood of various diseases, particularly heart disease, type 2 diabetes, obstructive sleep apnoea, certain types of cancer, and osteoarthritis. Obesity is most commonly caused by a combination of excessive food energy intake, lack of physical activity, and genetic susceptibility, although a few cases are caused primarily by genes, endocrine disorders, medications, or psychiatric illness. Evidence to support the view that some obese people eat little yet gain weight due to a slow metabolism is limited. On average, obese people have a greater energy expenditure than their thin counterparts due to the energy required to maintain an increased body mass.
Dieting and exercising are the main treatments for obesity. Diet quality can be improved by reducing the consumption of energy-dense foods, such as those high in fat and sugars, and by increasing the intake of dietary fiber. With a suitable diet, anti-obesity drugs may be taken to reduce appetite or decrease fat absorption. If diet, exercise, and medication are not effective, a gastric balloon may assist with weight loss, or surgery may be performed to reduce stomach volume and/or bowel length, leading to feeling full earlier and a reduced ability to absorb nutrients from food.
Obesity is a leading preventable cause of death worldwide, with increasing rates in adults and children. Authorities view it as one of the most serious public health problems of the 21st century. Obesity is stigmatized in much of the modern world (particularly in the Western), though it was widely seen as a symbol of wealth and fertility at other times in history and still is in some parts of the world. In 2013, the American Medical Association classified obesity as a disease.
Silhouettes and waist circumferences representing normal, overweight, and obese
A "super obese" male with a BMI of 47 kg/m2: weight 146 kg (322 lb), height 177 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Main article: Classification of obesity
Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have an adverse effect on health. It is defined by body mass index (BMI) and further evaluated in terms of fat distribution via the waist–hip ratio and total cardiovascular risk factors. BMI is closely related to both percentage body fat and total body fat.
In children, a healthy weight varies with age and sex. Obesity in children and adolescents is defined not as an absolute number but in relation to a historical normal group, such that obesity is a BMI greater than the 95th percentile. The reference data on which these percentiles were based date from 1963 to 1994, and thus have not been affected by the recent increases in weight.
BMI (kg/m2) Classification
from up to
18.5 25.0 normal weight
25.0 30.0 overweight
30.0 35.0 class I obesity
35.0 40.0 class II obesity
40.0 class III obesity
BMI is defined as the subject's weight divided by the square of their height and is calculated as follows.
Where m and h are the subject's weight and height respectively.
BMI is usually expressed in kilograms per square metre, resulting when weight is measured in kilograms and height in metres. To convert from pounds per square inch multiply by703 (kg/m2)/(lb/sq in).
The most commonly used definitions, established by the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1997 and published in 2000, provide the values listed in the table at right
Some modifications to the WHO definitions have been made by particular bodies. The surgical literature breaks down "class III" obesity into further categories whose exact values are still disputed
• Any BMI ≥ 35 or 40 kg/m2 is severe obesity.
• A BMI of ≥ 35 kg/m2 and experiencing obesity-related health conditions or ≥40–44.9 kg/m2 is morbid obesity.
• A BMI of ≥ 45 or 50 kg/m2 is super obesity.
As Asian populations develop negative health consequences at a lower BMI than Caucasians, some nations have redefined obesity; the Japanese have defined obesity as any BMI greater than 25 kg/m2 while China uses a BMI of greater than 28 kg/m2
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• ischemic heart disease: angina and myocardial infarction
• congestive heart failure
• high blood pressure
• abnormal cholesterol levels
• deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism
• stretch marks
• acanthosis nigricans
• diabetes mellitus
• polycystic ovarian syndrome
• menstrual disorder
• complications during pregnancy
• birth defects
• intrauterine fetal death
• gastroesophageal reflux disease
• fatty liver disease
• cholelithiasis (gallstones)
• meralgia paresthetica
• carpal tunnel syndrome
• idiopathic intracranial hypertension
• multiple sclerosis
• malignant melanoma
• depression in women
• social stigmatization
• obstructive sleep apnea
• obesity hypoventilation syndrome
• increased complications during general anaesthesia
• poor mobility
• low back pain
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• erectile dysfunction
• urinary incontinence
• chronic renal failure
• buried penis
Childhood overweight and obesity
Childhood overweight and obesity on the rise
Childhood obesity is one of the most serious public health challenges of the 21st century. The problem is global and is steadily affecting many low- and middle-income countries, particularly in urban settings. The prevalence has increased at an alarming rate. Globally, in 2013 the number of overweight children under the age of five, is estimated to be over 42 million. Close to 31 million of these are living in developing countries.
Overweight and obese children are likely to stay obese into adulthood and more likely to develop noncommunicable diseases like diabetes and cardiovascular diseases at a younger age. Overweight and obesity, as well as their related diseases, are largely preventable. Prevention of childhood obesity therefore needs high priority.
The WHO Member States in the 66th World Health Assembly have agreed on a voluntary global NCD target to halt the rise in diabetes and obesity.
The prevalence of overweight and obesity in adolescents is defined according to the WHO growth reference for school-aged children and adolescents (overweight = one standard deviation body mass index for age and sex, and obese = two standard deviations body mass index for age and sex).
I haven't been able to sleep since 2 days and I am having a severe headache, tried multiple home remedies, but didn't work, what to do? Please help me!
I am 20year old girl, I recently had skin biopsy and found that the scary scar on my face and head is due to dle, when I had little search about it on internet it really hurt me alot when I found that it is not curable. I dont want to live with this scar for my whole life I really need expert suggestions regarding this.
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Navratras are celebrated to worship the divine mother through meditation, prayers and chanting. It is not just a religious practice, but a spiritual one too. It coincides, twice a year, with the changing seasons and is a process of rejuvenating our body and mind. This reflects in the foods that are supposed to be consumed during Navratri fasting. Why is that we fast and that certain foods are shunned during the festival while some are encouraged and embraced wholeheartedly? Here we try to deconstruct some aspects related to food and fasting during the festival.
Fasting is an integral part of Navratri, which helps to cleanse our body and rekindle the digestive fires. It gives our digestive system the much-needed rest from the constant overloaded eating habits. We can use this as an opportunity to detoxify our body and break away from the regular dietary pattern.
Traditionally, Navratri foods are wholesome and high on nutrition. Kuttu (buckwheat), which we have been having for ages is being hailed as the new superfood! Along with kuttu, sabudana (tapioca pearls), singhada (water chestnut) and amaranth (rajgiri) are widely used and help bridge the gap created by the absence of wheat and rice. Most of the navratri flours are packed with proteins, vitamins, minerals and antioxidants which makes them an ideal substitute for heavy gluten rich grains.
Focus during Navratri should be on foods that are nutrient rich, but still light on our stomach, in keeping with saatvic (pure, simple and fresh) principles. Thus, fruits, juices, dairy products and their preparations are stressed upon. However, when we consume food during this period, we tend to overindulge. We have distorted the cooking techniques such that we load ourselves with fried, high fat foods. This, instead of making our body feel light, tends to bloat it up.
We has put together these simple techniques that one may follow this Navratri, to make the best out of fasting foods:
- Cooking technique: The key to unlocking the nutritional value of food is to cook right- instead of making the usual fried paranthas and pooris, try and make rotis, Kuttu dosas, chilla or pancakes. One can have them with the nourishing Kuttu ki Kadhi. Let’s get innovative and try something new!
- Healthy Snacking: One can easily replace fried chips and namkeens with makhanas that can be roasted at home and seasoned with rock salt, black pepper, chili flakes, etc. to one’s liking. We can also help ourselves to baked potatoes, instead of fried ones. We have also put together a Navratra salad for healthy snacking. To satiate our need for a dessert during fasting try making the pumpkin kheer. These are the small changes that could go a long way to achieving the desired result of cleansing our bodies.
- Keep Hydrated: Kuttu and amaranth being rich in protein need good amount of water for proper digestion. Therefore, it is imperative that we increase our liquid intake for proper elimination of toxins during the process of cleansing. Fruits like water melons, melon, grapes, pomegranates or oranges have high water content. So, try to add 3 different colours of fruits, through the day, to keep you hydrated. Fresh coconut water will also help to keep the ions in balance make us feel light. We also suggest making the bottle gourd punch.
- Conscious Fasting: Navratri not being a rigid fast, people tend to follow it differently. The fast could be only on fruits, liquids, once a day grain or varied. We should take into account our health and lifestyle while deciding on the type/ form of fasting. Special care should be taken by people with health issues like diabetes, hypertension and conditions like pregnancy and lactation.
So, hopefully, armed with the science behind Navratri foods, you would be making better informed choices. This Navratri let us leave the unhealthy cooking habits behind and ensure that food that we eat is tasty and healthy too. Happy Fasting and Healthy Feasting!