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There has been an increasing trend in non-communicable diseases worldwide. Lifestyle
factors contribute to this rising prevalence. IT industry workers face many health challenges
due to shift duties, odd working hours, erratic eating habits, sedentary lifestyle (desk job)
& constant stress levels; which can hamper their performance. This study throws light on
current health scenario of IT industry employees.
Aim was to establish prevalence of cardio-metabolic risk factors in employees of IT
industry.& to observe clustering of cardio-metabolic risk factors within body mass index
(BMI) & age groups.
Healthcare Expert team who conducted this study : Dr R. L. Kulkarni, Dr C.S. Yajnik , Ms
Tejas . Y. Limaye, Dr Manisha R .Deokar & Dr Rasika M.Phutane