After diabetes and high blood pressure, obesity has raised alarm bells across India – Sentinelassam

The Sentinel Assam

NEW DELHI: As India continues to grapple with the rapid rise of two major lifestyle diseases — type 2 diabetes and hypertension — rising cases of obesity have raised alarm in the country. The rise in obesity comes at a time when millions of Indians are abandoning home-cooked traditional diets for fatty, cheesy and oily … Read more

The DASH diet lowers uric acid levels

Study: Effects of Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension and Ketogenic Diet Interventions on Serum Uric Acid Concentrations: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.  Image credit: Alexander Rutz / Shutterstock.com

In a recent study published in Scientific reportsresearchers conducted a meta-analysis to evaluate the effects of the ketogenic diet (KD) and the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diets on serological uric acid (UA) levels. Research: Effects of Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension and Ketogenic Diet Interventions on Serum Uric Acid Concentrations: A Systematic Review … Read more