Now, 'phyjamas' to measure heartbeat, breathing during sleep

Now, 'phyjamas' to measure heartbeat, breathing during sleep

Monday, 16 September 2019 | PTI | Washington

Researchers have designed novel physiological-sensing textiles, dubbed "phyjamas," that contain unobtrusive, portable devices for monitoring heart rate and respiratory rhythm during sleep. The researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the US said the textiles that can be woven or stitched into sleep garments will prove clinically useful in health...

Keep your baby wrapped

Keep your baby wrapped

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | Dr GAURAV JAWA

Monsoon brings with it plenty of diseases. Dr GAURAV JAWA shares tips on how to protect your young ones from infections When it comes to the rainy season, what is the first thing that pops into your mind? Is it the beautiful weather, the smell of the mud or insects, mosquitoes,...

StudyCentre

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | IANS

While men in India are prone to develop lifestyle diseases in their 30s, women tend to develop them a couple of decades later — in their 50s, says a study. Indian men between the ages of 30-44 years have a high incidence of high LDL —low density lipoprotein, or the so...

SlimLine

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | PNS

In an extremely rare case a 73-year-old male, was treated for multiple artery blockages via multiple stenting through keyhole surgery performed by Dr N N Khanna, Senior Consultant, Interventional Cardiology, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals and Group Advisor of Apollo group of Hospitals along with his team. The patient Roop Singh Sidhu, was...

Tiptop

Tiptop

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | PNS

India ranks at a dismal 145th in quality and accessibility of health services globally where as many as one-third of the deaths are preventable with timely communication about and availability of medicine. But this is going to change as Medicus, a unique app-based solution, aims to utilise the flourishing digital...

DadiKaKehna

DadiKaKehna

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | Roshani Devi

Open pores on the face can be problematic; more so if one has an oily skin. It makes the skin look dull and aged. ROSHANI DEVI shares home remedies that can reduce them Are you tired of the open pores on your face? Besides making the skin look dull, it can...

Summer Coolers

Summer Coolers

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | PNS

Papaya: A papaya is a yellow-coloured fruit which is sweet in taste. It is rich in Vitamin C and has various health benefits. Papaya is rich in fibre, Vitamin C and antioxidants which prevent cholesterol build up in your arteries. It also helps in weight loss because the fibre content in...

Docyard : Listen carefully

Docyard : Listen carefully

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | Dr Soniya Gupta

Just like a ringing bell used for a warning, continuous ringing in your ears is the signal to pay attention to your ears. Ringing in your ears, or tinnitus is the sensation of hearing ringing, hissing, whistling or other sounds. It is not a disease rather it is a symptom...

State Editions

Punjab launches three-day polio vaccination drive

16 September 2019 | PNS | Chandigarh

Punjab appeals farmers to shun stubble burning

16 September 2019 | PNS | Chandigarh

IN Brief

16 September 2019 | PNS | Chandigarh

Road safety is a concern, so is steep traffic fine

16 September 2019 | Nishu Mahajan | Chandigarh

Memories of Simla goes back to British India

16 September 2019 | PNS/Dr Gaurav Sanjay/Dr BKS Sanjay | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

The bare necessities Simple ideas that matter

15 September 2019 | Tim de Ridder | Agenda

Heal self For a better world

15 September 2019 | Sant Rajinder Singh | Agenda

Correct your self-image

15 September 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Watch over your karma

15 September 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime | ‘I felt like an actor after doing LSD’

15 September 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Pickle me pink

15 September 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer