Lifestyle

Covid-19 lockdowns may escalate obesity epidemic

According to the study, published in the journal Nature Reviews Endocrinology, rates of obesity may explode because of strategies to…

August 14, 2020

74th Independence Day: Check out beautiful Tricolour rangolis to decorate your house this Swatantrata Diwas

The day August 15 is also marked as the anniversary of the partition of the British ruled India into two…

August 13, 2020

Independence Day 2020: 3 healthy and delicious Tricolour recipes you must try this Independence

This Independence Day, try out beautiful and innovative Tricolour recipes at home.

August 13, 2020

5 tips for easy home gardening

If you are a beginner in this vast world of gardening, don't fret. Here are a few tips shared by…

August 13, 2020

Weekend getaway on Independence day?

With domestic travel being the new normal, this Independence Day weekend, get your biddies together for some fun in rains.

August 13, 2020

Pasteurising human milk inactivates Covid-19 virus: Study

Donors are screened for diseases and the milk is tested and pasteurised to ensure that it is safe for medically…

August 12, 2020

Vaping linked to higher Covid-19 risk in young adults: Study

The study, published in the Journal of Adolescent Health, examined connections between youth vaping and Covid-19 using US population-based data…

August 12, 2020

Indian health experts take Russian Covid vaccine with pinch of salt

Russia on Tuesday became the first country in the world to register a Covid-19 vaccine jointly developed by the Gamaleya…

August 11, 2020

Water Fasting: What it is and how it works? Everything you need to know

Medically supervised water fasts may last up to 40 days.

August 10, 2020

Heavy smoking linked to increased health risks

In the US alone, smokers number 40 million, with 16 million of those living with a disease caused by smoking.…

August 10, 2020

Abanindranath Tagore Birth Anniversary: Virtual tour dedicated to 150 years of the artist

This virtual tour includes ‘Jeevansmriti', a timeline of the photographs of the artist, starting from his childhood days.

August 9, 2020

Experts call for vitamins, minerals rich diet to fight against coronavirus

The experts weighed in that traditional Indian foods and natural herbs are a potent combination to avert threat from the…

August 9, 2020

Happy Krishna Janmashtami 2020: 3 best milk sweet recipes you must try this Janmashtami

It is believed that Lord Krishna was born five thousand years ago in Dwapar Yuga in the City of Mathura…

August 8, 2020

This bone drug may be beneficial for knee osteoarthritis

According to the study, published in the journal Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, one of the lesions in OA that causes pain…

August 8, 2020

Celebrating 6th National Handloom Day: A digital campaign in support for Indian textiles

Buyers are stepping up to encourage and bolster weavers and craftsman across the country by focusing their purchases on traditional…

August 7, 2020

Blood test may point to patients at higher risk for Covid-19 death, say researchers

For the findings, the research team evaluated 299 patients diagnosed with Covid-19 admitted to GW Hospital between March 12 and…

August 7, 2020

Glenmark announces 400 mg ‘FabiFlu’ for Covid-19 treatment in India

The combination study which is called the FAITH trial is looking to enrol 158 hospitalized patients of moderate Covid-19 in…

August 6, 2020

Moderna Covid-19 vaccine shows promise in mouse studies

The investigators vaccinated mice with sub-protective doses of mRNA-1273 and then challenged the mice with SARS-CoV-2.

August 6, 2020

World Breastfeeding Week 2020: 10 essential nutrition tips for mothers

Calcium is vital for lactating mothers as they lose up to 15 percent of their own body calcium and about…

August 6, 2020

Broad measures needed to check spread of TB in India: Study

This is a departure from the current national guidelines in India that only require preventive TB therapy for children under…

August 5, 2020

Decoy receptor neutralizes coronavirus in cell cultures: Study

SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes Covid-19, binds to a receptor called ACE2, which plays a number of roles in regulating…

August 5, 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak: Safe to Shop? Only if you keep these 10 commandments in mind

In Mumbai the Phoenix Market City Kurla and the city's favourite -High Street Phoenix and Palladium in Lower Parel, have…

August 4, 2020

Happy Raksha Bandhan 2020: Top 3 guilt-free recipes to satisfy your taste buds this Rakhi

The festival falls in the holy month of Shravan or Sawan, according to the Hindu Calendar.

August 2, 2020

Mental Health: From Marilyn Monroe to Winston Churchill, 8 famous faces with Bipolar Disorder

An individual having bipolar mental state has problems managing everyday tasks/chores and having problems in maintaining relationships.

August 2, 2020

Coronavirus Vaccine: Mandatory BCG vaccination linked with slower Covid-19 growth

Mandatory BCG vaccination correlated with a flattening of the curve in the spread of Covid-19, the analysis showed.

August 2, 2020