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International Naturopathy Organisation conducts annual meeting at SPPC

By   /  April 12, 2017  /  Health & Living  /  Comments Off on International Naturopathy Organisation conducts annual meeting at SPPC

International Naturopathy Organisation (INO) recently conducted their annual meeting at Swami Parmanand Prakritik Chikitsalaya (SPPC), a Health and Wellness Centre in the national capital. The meeting was attended by Didi Maa Sadhvi Ritambhara Ji, who addressed the INO medical officers. The Annual meeting was also attended by Dr Anant Biradar, along with the other members […]

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Alcohol and weight: Does drinking make you fat?

By   /  December 16, 2016  /  Health & Living  /  Comments Off on Alcohol and weight: Does drinking make you fat?

Does alcohol make you fat? Can you drink and still lose weight? The answer can be both -Yes and No. The link between alcohol and weight remains to be the subject of inconclusive studies. While findings are inconclusive, the fact is that alcohol itself contains 7 calories per gram and is not a diet food. […]

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Advantage Health Care India 2016

By   /  December 5, 2016  /  Health & Living  /  Comments Off on Advantage Health Care India 2016

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The successful launch of the inaugural edition last year, Department of Commerce, Government of India organized the second edition of ‘Advantage Health Care India 2016 (AHCI 2016)’, an International Summit on Medical Value Travel with the aim of ‘Promoting Healthcare Services Exports from India’, from 3 – 5 October, 2016 at India Expo Centre & […]

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Minister seeks suggestions from global experts to turn India into a global hub for Ayurveda practice & research: Shripad Naik

By   /  December 5, 2016  /  Health & Living  /  Comments Off on Minister seeks suggestions from global experts to turn India into a global hub for Ayurveda practice & research: Shripad Naik

Shripad Yesso Naik Minister of State (IC) for AYUSH has sought suggestions and inputs from Ayurveda researchers and practitioners world over which may be incorporated in the AYUSH Ministry’s works related to streamlining the study and practice of this traditional health science in the country. AYUSH Ministry is taking concerted efforts for systematic development of […]

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Regular intake of sugary beverages, but not diet soda, is associated with prediabetes, says study

By   /  November 21, 2016  /  Health & Living  /  Comments Off on Regular intake of sugary beverages, but not diet soda, is associated with prediabetes, says study

Adult Americans who regularly consumed sugar-sweetened beverages (roughly one can of soda per day) had a 46 percent higher risk of developing prediabetes compared to low- or non-consumers over a 14-year period, according to a new epidemiological analysis led by scientists at the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging (HNRCA) at Tufts […]

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Anal cancer rising worldwide, says American Cancer Society

By   /  November 12, 2016  /  Health & Living  /  Comments Off on Anal cancer rising worldwide, says American Cancer Society

A new American Cancer Society study finds that incidence of anal cancer has been increasing in women or in both men and women in 13 of 18 countries studied, particularly in the Americas, Northern and Western Europe, and Australia. The authors say population-based preventive measures, including human papillomavirus vaccination and advocacy for safe sexual behaviors, […]

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CSIR Launches Ayurvedic Anti-diabetic Drug BGR-34

By   /  July 29, 2016  /  Health & Living  /  Comments Off on CSIR Launches Ayurvedic Anti-diabetic Drug BGR-34

Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), today launched BGR-34 – country’s first anti-diabetic ayurvedic drug with DPP4 inhibitory Activity. BGR-34, designed for type 2 Diabetes mellitus has been scientifically validated for its efficacy and safety. BGR-34 is developed jointly by National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI) and Central Institute for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CIMAP), […]

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Lesser known health benefits of cycling!

By   /  May 19, 2016  /  Health & Living  /  Comments Off on Lesser known health benefits of cycling!

Cycling is often considered as one of the best physical activities. We all might have done cycling as kids or teenagers but nowadays, we hardly ride a bicycle as we find a four wheeler or two wheeler more comfortable. One thing we need to understand is that cycling promotes good health and gives many health […]

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Confirmed! Ebola virus persists in semen 9 months after recovery

By   /  May 16, 2016  /  Health & Living  /  Comments Off on Confirmed! Ebola virus persists in semen 9 months after recovery

A new study confirms that Ebola virus can persist in the semen of survivors of the epidemic for up to nine months after their recovery. The results recall the importance of monitoring survivors in order to prevent the risks of new epidemic outbreaks. The study is associated with the PostEboGui programme, which has been conducted […]

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Azhar movie review: A quick recap of Mohammad Azharuddin’s controversial innings!

By   /  May 14, 2016  /  Entertainment, Film & Music, Health & Living  /  Comments Off on Azhar movie review: A quick recap of Mohammad Azharuddin’s controversial innings!

When a movie is in the process of production, rumours play a vital role in generating enough buzz ahead of its release. Similarly, ‘Azhar’ starring Emraan Hashmi was promoted as a biopic on former Indian skipper Mohammad Azharuddin. However, a disclaimer right before the film started clarified that ‘ it is not a biopic of […]

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