Tag Archives: lifestyle

Age-related frailty may be delayed with proper lifestyle

According to a review, published in the journal Frontiers in Physiology, age-related frailty may be a treatable and preventable health problem, just like obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease. (Source: Thinkstock) Frailty, often assumed to be an inevitable part of ageing, may be prevented or delayed by a proper lifestyle and adequate physical, mental and social activities, researchers say. “Societies are ... Read More »

Age-Related Frailty May Be Delayed With Proper Lifestyle

Frailty, often assumed to be an inevitable part of ageing, may be prevented or delayed by a proper lifestyle and adequate physical, mental and social activities, researchers say. “Societies are not aware of frailty as an avoidable health problem and most people usually resign themselves to this condition,” said Jerzy Sacha from University Hospital of the University of Opole in ... Read More »

Committee, Probing CPM MP Ritabrata’s ‘Lavish Lifestyle’, Submits Report

Kolkata: CPI (M)’s three-member committee – formed to look into the complaints against Rajya Sabha party MP Ritabrata Bandyopadhyay – submitted its report to party secretariat on Wednesday. The committee was headed by senior party MP Mohammed Salim. The matter will now be discussed in the next state committee meeting on August 7-8. It is not yet clear what action ... Read More »

Fashion and lifestyle brands want their share of GST gains from department chains

With the introduction of GST, the tax on rentals can be set off against input tax credits available for other goods and services.  NEW DELHI: Indian and global manufacturers of fashion and lifestyle products have asked department store chains to pass on the benefits obtained from the new goods and services tax regime. Such companies told ET they were seeking “some margin benefits” from ... Read More »

Indians more prone to lifestyle diseases

Excess calorie intake or insufficient physical activity or both, lead to overweight and obesity (Photo: AFP/Representational Image) That chubby children are healthy children: This popular misconception that prevails in Indian society. Rising incomes, the advent of nuclear families with working parents and the increased availability processed foods are giving rise to a trend of childhood obesity. Nearly one in every ... Read More »

PremjiInvest buys 3.26% stake in Future Lifestyle for Rs 196 crore

PremjiInvest, the investment arm of Wipro Chairman Azim Premji, on Monday bought 3.26 percent stake in Kishore Biyani’s Future Lifestyle Fashions Ltd (FLFL) for nearly Rs 196 crore through open market transactions. As per the block deal data available with NSE, PI Opportunities Fund 1, part of PremjiInvest, today purchased 62 lakh shares, or 3.26 percent stake, in FLFL. The ... Read More »

Awareness Alone Cannot Reduce The Risk Of Increasing Lifestyle Diseases: Study

Indian kids have reasonable knowledge about lifestyle diseases and their risk factors, but this knowledge does not translate into preventive action, a new study has revealed. For instance, adolescent children know that unhealthy food is a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) yet they indulge in eating junk food and unhealthy snacks. In spite of better awareness, there is huge ... Read More »

Buy Future Lifestyle Fashions; target of Rs 416: Edelweiss

Edelweiss’ research report on Future Lifestyle Fashions Future Lifestyle Fashions (FLF) is an integrated play on brands (30 owned,licensed and investee) and retail presence (>5.4mn sq ft). This integrated model had ensured strong SSSG (16.4% in FY17) and outperformance. We expect ~12% SSSG to sustain over the next 2 years driven by: 1) scale up of retail channels across segments – ... Read More »

Lifestyle Solutions: Accusations of sexual abuse at national disability provider

A Queensland mother has called for national disability provider Lifestyle Solutions to be closed down after it reinstated a carer accused of abusing her intellectually disabled daughter. Key points: Lifestyle Solutions carer accused of sexually assaulting Eleka Nissen Carer given warning by Lifestyle Solutions but allowed to keep working Victorian Government cancels Lifestyle Solutions’ contracts at two state-owned group homes ... Read More »

Mumbai to host Luxury Lifestyle Weekend

The three day Luxury Lifestyle Weekend (LLW), will take place on November 24 to November 26. Devised and produced by the luxury consultancy and experiential service provider, Magnanimous Group, the platform will showcase one of a kind interactive experience across 12 categories at the Royal Western India Turf Club. LLW has been created with the objective of presenting a platform ... Read More »