Lifestyle habits lead to 150 new kidney disease cases every year in the state

Representative image PANAJI: Goa may score on the public healthcare system, but it appears that this isn’t enough to control lifestyle diseases like diabetes and hypertension, the two chief causes of renalfailure. In the Goa Medical College (GMC) and hospital, at Bambolim, alone there about [Read More…]

Sedentary lifestyle may increase risk of environmentally induced lung disease

An inactive lifestyle may increase the risk of environmentally induced asthma symptoms. In a new study published in the American Journal of Physiology—Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency researchers found that sedentary rats exposed to varying degrees [Read More…]