Health News


Meditation in the time of COVID-19

While the vaccine for COVID-19 is still in the far future, Yoga experts say that everyday meditation can boost your immunity which is so necessary to stay healthy and safe

published : 09 Jul 2020

Due to COVID-19 pandemic, workplace hygiene in high demand

Is it safe? This is the first thought every individual preparing to re-enter workplace has.

published : 09 Jul 2020

UV disinfection conveyor to sanitise public places

The UV-C technology does not leave harmful residues after the sanitisation process, and is even safe to treat food items such as vegetables, fruits, water.

published : 09 Jul 2020

Gourmet made easy

A new book by Natasha Celmi shows how you can make cooking less of a mundane task, and helps you dish out global cuisine using local ingredients 

published : 09 Jul 2020

Serious brain disorders in some patients with mild COVID-19 symptoms, warn neurologists

Out of 43 COVID patients, scientists identified 10 cases of temporary brain dysfunction with delirium, which corresponded with other studies finding evidence of delirium with agitation.

published : 09 Jul 2020

'Desperation science' slows the hunt for coronavirus drugs amid rising death toll

As deaths from the coronavirus relentlessly mounted into the hundreds of thousands, tens of thousands of doctors and patients rushed to use drugs before they could be proved safe or effective.

published : 08 Jul 2020

Tea-lemon for your hair

Try these natural health and beauty tips by expert Shahnaz Husain to reconnect more to your beautiful self in these tough times

published : 08 Jul 2020

Are you getting 1,000 units of Vitamin D daily?

Frequent hand-washing can strip off moisture from our hands, and thus it is necessary to apply moisturisers regularly.

published : 08 Jul 2020

Nature’s pharmacy: The medicinal value of various plants 

The Moringa or drumstick tree is one such example. Another example is the Arjuna tree, the bark of which makes an excellent heart tonic.

published : 08 Jul 2020

When the pandemic is a pain in the neck & back

With our homes becoming the new wo rk - space, most of us have turned our couches, beds and dining tables into work stations.

published : 08 Jul 2020

A bowl full of nutrients and vitamins

Yogurt occupies a permanent seat in many meals across Indian households. Known for its protein and calciumrich qualities, yogurt is often known to be a super food.

published : 08 Jul 2020

Bid adieu to brittle and broken nails

Not-so-healthy nails are often considered markers of ailments varying from anaemia, cardio-vascular issues to liver-related diseases, while strong and healthy nails can be indicators of good health.

published : 08 Jul 2020

Zoonotic diseases need to be curbed to prevent outbreaks like COVID-19: UN

Zoonotic diseases are infections that jump between animals and humans, some of which have led to severe illnesses and deaths.

published : 07 Jul 2020

Coronavirus is airborne: Over 200 scientists from 32 nations tell WHO, say reports

The World Health Organization has long held that the coronavirus is spread primarily by large respiratory droplets when an infected person coughs or sneezes.

published : 06 Jul 2020

Cycling, aerobic exercises can resolve sleep problems after heart bypass surgery: Study

The study enrolled 80 patients aged 45 to 65 years who had sleep disorders six weeks after heart bypass surgery and also had reduced functional capacity.

published : 06 Jul 2020