Chronic diseases such as obesity is constantly increasing in children and adolescence in the last decade and has huge impact on their health and nation’s future. Unbalanced busy lifestyle makes mind and body imbalance results in selection of unhealthy food choices, lifestyle habits, and metabolic diseases particularly in young adult generation
Obesity and extra weight during childhood and adolescence years can lead to problems such as acid reflux, hypertension, respiratory problems, cardiovascular diseases, some types of cancers, psychological issues, dyslipidemia, liver and gall bladder diseases, adulthood obesity, academic failure, social problems, sleep disorders, reduced self-confidence, anxiety, and decreased quality of life
Parimala strongly believes best treatment is timely prevention and one of the methods of prevention is to increase awareness through education. She continues to provide correct education and lifestyle changes to remove unhealthy behaviour and to lead students towards a healthier future.
To mention few educational institutions where Parimala supports through nutrition awareness education are
> Green Valley Matriculation & Higher Secondary School, Kotagiri, The Nilgiris