Study of Correlation of Life Style Patterns on Non Communicable Diseases in Urban Adolescents Area of Maharashtra (India)
International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
www.ijsr.net | Open Access | Fully Refereed | Peer Reviewed International Journal

ISSN: 2319-7064

Downloads: 132

Dissertation Chapters | Pediatrics | India | Volume 8 Issue 6, June 2019

Study of Correlation of Life Style Patterns on Non Communicable Diseases in Urban Adolescents Area of Maharashtra (India)

Dr. M. Arjun Kumar, Dr. Shailaja V Mane

Background: Adolescents are an investment for tomorrow's society. Their health and development through adolescence into adulthood will affect the future prosperity and stability of countries. Many times Adolescents health are a neglected and mistakenly been perceived as healthy. Fast growing economy, industrialisation and urbanisation has made lot of behavioural and lifestyle modification which are generally inculcated during adolescent period of life and continued same for rest of life. As a result of these changes NCDs are commonly seen since adolescent period of life. Material and methods: Cross-sectional study for duration of two years was carried out by Department of paediatrics in a tertiary care institute. Adolescents in the age group of 11-16 yrs of government and private schools were studied. Healthy and apparently asymptomatic were enrolled as study subjects. Adolescents suffering from endocrinal disorder, chronic diseases like cardiovascular, respiratory, musculoskeletal, renal disorders and whose parents not willing to get enrolled in the study were excluded. Anthropometric measuresweight, height, BMI, Waist & hip Circumference, WHR were performed. BP measurement was carried out. Results: More commonly found NCDs were overweight (19.41%), obesity (11.15%) and hypertension (9.4%). No major difference was found in government and private school adolescent. Almost 66.9% adolescents were having junk food, 74.3% have their meal in front of TV. Association between obesity, overweight and having meal in front of TV, high screen time, high use of mobile hours was statistically significant. Conclusion: lifestyle has huge impact on emerging NCDs among adolescent.

Keywords: Adolescent, Determinants, NCDs, Prevalence

Edition: Volume 8 Issue 6, June 2019

Pages: 1137 - 1142

Share this Article

How to Cite this Article?

Dr. M. Arjun Kumar, Dr. Shailaja V Mane, "Study of Correlation of Life Style Patterns on Non Communicable Diseases in Urban Adolescents Area of Maharashtra (India)", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART20198742, Volume 8 Issue 6, June 2019, 1137 - 1142

Enter Your Email Address




Similar Articles with Keyword 'Adolescent'

Downloads: 38

Research Paper, Pediatrics, Nigeria, Volume 10 Issue 3, March 2021

Pages: 930 - 933

The Relationship between Self-Reported and Urine Drug Test Obtained Substance Abuse among Adolescent Secondary School Students in Umuahia

Dr. Nwala GC, Ibeneme CA, Ojinnaka NC

Share this Article

Downloads: 98 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙10

Case Studies, Pediatrics, India, Volume 9 Issue 8, August 2020

Pages: 1236 - 1238

A Rare Case of Epstein - Barr Virus Induced Acute Hepatitis Complicated with Acute Pancreatitis in an Adolescent

Dr. Rathinaswamy, Dr. M. Namitha, Dr. L. Umadevi, Dr. M. Alexander

Share this Article

Downloads: 107

Research Paper, Pediatrics, India, Volume 5 Issue 9, September 2016

Pages: 1406 - 1408

Effectiveness of Self-Esteem Therapy on Level of Self-Esteem among Adolescent Children Residing at Selected Orphanage Home

Golden Catherine.T

Share this Article

Downloads: 113

Case Studies, Pediatrics, India, Volume 6 Issue 1, January 2017

Pages: 1275 - 1277

Female ARM Left to Loiter: Attempt for Delayed Primary PSARP with Meticulous Outcome

Neeti Neha, Kajal Sinha, Amit Kumar Sinha, Bindey Kumar

Share this Article

Downloads: 119

Case Studies, Pediatrics, Bangladesh, Volume 7 Issue 8, August 2018

Pages: 1533 - 1535

Thought Broadcasting, Cognitive Impairment, Depression and Odd Social Behavior in a Diagnosed Case of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) with Autoimmune Hepatitis of 12 Years Old Boy in Bangladesh

Nusrat Shamima Nur

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Prevalence'

Downloads: 38

Research Paper, Pediatrics, Nigeria, Volume 10 Issue 3, March 2021

Pages: 930 - 933

The Relationship between Self-Reported and Urine Drug Test Obtained Substance Abuse among Adolescent Secondary School Students in Umuahia

Dr. Nwala GC, Ibeneme CA, Ojinnaka NC

Share this Article

Downloads: 59 | Weekly Hits: ⮙5 | Monthly Hits: ⮙15

Research Paper, Pediatrics, Egypt, Volume 10 Issue 1, January 2021

Pages: 1224 - 1229

Significance of Von Willebrand Factor-Cleaving Protease Activity in Patients with Chronic Kidney Diseases

Wesam El MenshawyAfifi, Asmaa Adel El-Fallah, Amro Mahmoud Mohamed Mahmoud, Abd El Hameed Mohamed Salah el Din EL Hamshary

Share this Article

Downloads: 77

Research Paper, Pediatrics, Indonesia, Volume 9 Issue 10, October 2020

Pages: 1103 - 1106

Pediatric Blood Pressure Profile Based on NIH / NHLBI 2004 Guideline and Revised AAP Pediatric Hypertension Guideline 2017 in Pasangkayu General Hospital

I G. A. Prema Yani Sidemen, G. A. P. Nilawati

Share this Article

Downloads: 91

Research Paper, Pediatrics, Saudi Arabia, Volume 4 Issue 9, September 2015

Pages: 765 - 769

Prevalence's of Overweight and Obesity among Saudi Children

Dr. Abdullah Al Saleh

Share this Article

Downloads: 92

Research Paper, Pediatrics, India, Volume 9 Issue 9, September 2020

Pages: 1010 - 1013

Relationship between Blood Pressure and Body Mass Index of Children Aged 6 to 10 years

Dr Lalima Soni, Dr Anand Sude, Dr Megha Sharma

Share this Article



Top