Health insurance a must to combat the rise in lifestyle diseases
The study reveals that diabetes has seen a spike by about 40% among individuals under 45
Blood pressure too has increased by 90% among people in the same age group
Lifestyle diseases are on a rise among Indians under the age of 45. According to a recent report by GOQii titled India Fit Report 2019, a California-based integrated preventive healthcare platform, cholesterol has increased by 40% overall and the rise is by 135% among individuals below 45 years of age. These numbers are comparable to the same report released by the platform last year.