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Dr. Shashank Joshi : Why Is India The Metabolic Syndrome Capital Of The World?

Sudden affluence and urbanization has lead to a sedentary lifestyle
Dr.Shashank Joshi Endocrinologist, Diabetologist, Lilavati Hospital Mumbai,Why are we the Metabolic Syndrome Capital of the World?
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Dr. Shashank Joshi

Endocrinologist, Diabetologist

Lilavati Hospital, Mumbai


Having the second largest population in the world is not the only reason behind the ever-increasing incidence of heart diseases in India. The fast food culture takes most of the blame- especially the colas, which are nothing but sugar bombs containing 13 teaspoons full of sugar. They’re probably worse than cigarettes, according to a recent declaration made by WHO, which equates sugar to tobacco. Our indigenous papads, pickles and chutneys are no less. Loads of invisible salt contained in them not only makes us the salt capital of the world but also the capital of hypertension and diabetes.


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Chronic Total Occlusion

Dr. Samin Sharma In Conversation with Dr.Brian Pinto

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Dr. Samin Sharma

Interventional Cardiologist,

Mount Sinai Hospital, US

Dr. Brian Pinto

Chief of Cardiology

Holy Family Hospital, Mumbai



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