geography

Hirakud Dam

News: Water flow into the Hirakud reservoir on the Mahanadi river decreased by 34% in 2017

7 Sep, 2018

RAVINE LANDFORM

Source: Ravines of Chambal Valley About Ravine: A ravine is a landfo

4 Sep, 2018
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  • 9 October 2018

    News:

    The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called upon doctors to create awareness among the people on the dangers posed by lifestyle diseases and the need to promote healthy living.

    Details:

    • Definition: A disease associated with the way a person or group of people lives.
    • Lifestyle diseases include atherosclerosis, heart disease, and stroke; obesity and type 2 diabetes;
      and diseases associated with smoking and alcohol and drug abuse.
    • Regular physical activity helps prevent obesity, heart disease, hypertension, diabetes, colon cancer,
      and premature mortality.