Prevent lifestyle diseases: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu

 Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu at the venue of 150th birth anniversary celebration of Vaidyarathnam P.S. Varier at Kottakkal in Malappuram on Tuesday. (Photo: DC) Malappuram: India has the potential to become the wellness capital of the world, according to vice-president M. Venkaiah Naidu. “It is home to centuries-old traditional systems of […]

Stepathlon: A novel way to combat lifestyle diseases

The wearable devices, apps or gym membership is not what makes one healthy. We are in the human behaviour business and, therefore, seek to change lives through a fun, non-prescriptive, community-based approach that leverages healthy competition with rewards and recognition, says Ravi Krishnan, CEO & co-founder of Stepathlon Lifestyle Pvt. Ltd. (SLPL), a global wellness company […]

DNA testing becoming increasingly popular to diagnose and treat lifestyle diseases, reduce health risk

Bijan Dutta, a 45-year-old businessman from Assam, suffered from Androgenetic alopecia or hair loss to the extent of a barren head. Upon consultation at a Kolkata clinic, he was asked to undergo a hair transplant procedure. Despite medication and nutritional supplements, he was not able to retain this transplanted hair. […]