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Why do we have to dedicate a day to promote Hepatitis? Simply because Asian and African populations are highly susceptible to the hepatitis virus, which is turning out to be the number one killer. World Health Organisation has established the 28th of July as Hepatitis Day to ‘express concern about the lack of progress in prevention, control and treatment of viral hepatitis around the world. (Via) Continue Reading »
Cancer is a curse especially if it is detected in the last stage. Cancer awareness can help prevent it and timely administration of PET/CT scan can detect the cancerous growth. Dr. B. R. Das, President of Research and Innovation and Mentor at Molecular Pathology and Clinical Research Services, details out why PET/CT scan is the best cancer detection test. Continue Reading »
How many of us can say we get a good eight hours of sleep every night? Work, stress and life in general take a toll on our sleeping hours. And even though one may resort to caffeine for a temporary fix, sleep deprivation can cause some serious damage to your overall health. Here are some of those ill-effects of sleep deprivation. Continue Reading »
These days you can choose from a variety of contraceptive methods. One such method is the birth control pill. When taken correctly, this pill is known to be 99.9 per cent effective. The hormones present in these birth control pills can prevent the ovulation by thickening the lining of the cervix which then prevents the sperm from reaching the eggs. These pills not only prevent pregnancy but they often influence your menstruation too. Earlier birth control pills were known to have several side effects but today these side effects have reduced greatly. But before you opt for this convenient contraceptive method, consider these pros and cons. Continue Reading »
People often steer clear of potatoes because of its bad reputation for being an unhealthy and junk food ingredient. But the truth is that potatoes on their own do not do much harm as much as fried and processed versions of it do. Regular potatoes are actually filling and non-fattening. You’ll be surprised to know that they contain only moderate calories when boiled or baked or steamed. If you are still weary about trying this nutritious food, check out these health benefits of potatoes. Continue Reading »
When it comes to skincare, we use a number of products from cleansers to scrubs and moisturisers to keep our skin healthy and glowing. But the secret behind such healthy skin isn’t the number of skincare products we use; it is the ingredient in those that benefits our skin the most. So, give your skin the perfect care by trying these organic homemade skincare recipes for glowing skin. Continue Reading »
Headaches are seldom attached to any serious or debilitating health conditions but that doesn't mean you take this debilitating condition lightly. Regularly occurring headaches require attention and habits that can subside the problem. Read ahead to find out the types of headaches, triggers, and home remedies to treat headaches. View Slideshow »
Testosterone gel is used to treat men who have low testosterone levels. The application of testosterone gel to the skin helps to supply testosterone to the blood stream, when it is absorbed. The main goal of the testosterone gel is to restore the level of testosterone to the normal range. Continue Reading »
Cholesterol is often misunderstood. We have been bombarded with information that says that high levels of cholesterol increase the risk of heart diseases but a lot of other information is simply fiction. Suchita Sanghvi, Sr. Dietitian at Hinduja Healthcare Surgical, Khar distinguishes facts from fiction and debunks myths about cholesterol. View Slideshow »
Yogurt has been used as a hair care ingredient since ancient times. It is a multi-vitamin rich food which contains high levels of lactic acid that is quite beneficial to treat dull and damaged hair. Skip all those expensive hair care products and try this effective home remedy-yogurt to treat your hair. Continue Reading »
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