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All Those Samosas, Gathias, And Kachoris Are Not Good For You!

In Food/Drink, Health, India on July 11, 2009 at 7:18 am

Indians are bigger targets for type 2 diabetes and heart disease than caucasians. Britain is looking to follow in India’s suit to lower the threshold for being overweight and obese. Alarmed by reports that India will become the global diabetes capital by 2050, India’s health ministry reduced the diagnostic cut-offs for body mass index to 23 kg/m2 and the standard waist circumference to fight the battle against bulge.


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