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The three most important needs of the elderly in India are the need for intellectual companionship, health monitoring, and Alzheimer's and dementia care. Apart from this, fall risk assessment, doctor referrals, mental stimulation, and social support are the other things that they need. All these are necessary so that an elderly person can accomplish activities of daily living (ADL) without assistance. In this article, we discuss ways to take care of an elderly person at home, without depending on assisted living or old age homes. View Slideshow »
A new study conducted by a Finnish research group found that playing music may enhance the activity of genes that affect motor functions such as learning and memory. Continue Reading »
Everyone has relationship advice to impart, but how much do we really know about love and attraction? Relationships are full of twists and turns, which make them endlessly quirky and interesting to study. Everything from the weather to our brain chemistry has an effect on our love lives. View Slideshow »
With the number of people reeling under the onslaught of Swine Flu (H1N1 virus) going upwards at a rapid pace, everybody has been panicking and fearing for the safety of their loved ones. To deal with this fear and anxiety, and to take the necessary precautionary measures, we must first educate ourselves on the differences between regular flu and Swine Flu. View Slideshow »
Besan, or gram flour as it is known in English, is an ancient beauty secret. Used in several Ayurvedic remedies, it has cleansing and revitalising properties. Here are 14 simple beauty remedies using besan. View Slideshow »
I’m writing this article hoping that it will help children and parents deal with this chronic condition that according to WHO estimates, 235 million people suffer from in the world. It is also the most common chronic disease among kids. Continue Reading »
It's the month of our 4th anniversary, so we bring to you some of our best articles yet. Here are 10 of our top articles that include “did you know” facts, amazing trivia, and other interesting information to help you learn more about your health. Continue Reading »
Commuting for work from far far away land makes me conspicuous to a lot of human behaviour, moods and preferences. I blatantly enjoy their conversations (monster mother-in-law updates), naughty jokes (Why didn’t you sleep last night *laugh erupts*), irrational fights (why you fighting morning morning, guess you charged yourself instead of your phone) et al. These had become the part and parcel of my local train travelling every day. And suddenly I saw all this vanishing away in thin air. The reason behind it… CANDY CRUSH SAGA Continue Reading »
Polycystic ovary disease/syndrome is extremely common among the youth. Many teenage girls suffer from this hormonal imbalance, and may experience symptoms as a result of the imbalance. Here, we look at some symptoms that necessitate an investigation for a hormonal imbalance. View Slideshow »
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