No study conducted to assess impact of COVID-19 on mental health: Govt

No study conducted to assess impact of COVID-19 on mental health: Govt

Sunday, 20 September 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

The government has not conducted any study to assess the impact of coronavirus on the mental health of people though a number of initiatives have been taken to provide psychosocial support during the pandemic, the Rajya Sabha was told on Sunday. "The government has not conducted any study to assess the...

Tiptop

Tuesday, 15 September 2020 | PNS

The lockdown due to COVID-19, has majorly contributed and led to a rise in unhealthy eating habits, further leading to weight gain. Blame it on restricted movements, no access to gyms, decreased physical activity or indulgence in junk food, obesity induced due to unhealthy lifestyle imposed by forced confinement has...

DadiKaKehna

DadiKaKehna

Tuesday, 15 September 2020 | Roshani Devi

Are you tired of a bird’s nest where your hair should be? Don’t worry you are not the only one under the sun who wants smooth and frizz-free hair. ROSHANI DEVI shares home remedies that can help Frizzy hair can be a problem especially if one has curly hair. While there...

Summercoolers

Summercoolers

Tuesday, 15 September 2020 | PNS

Fennel seeds: The fennel seeds are highly aromatic and flavourful herbs used in cookery. They are used to treat some common digestive ailments including heartburn, intestinal gas and bloating. Some people eat fennel seeds as mouth fresheners. Chewing fennel seeds can also help in getting rid of bad breath as they...

Indulge in a fruitilicious affair

Tuesday, 15 September 2020 | Rishi Sakhuja

Despite the multiple health benefits that fruit offer, they have always been shrouded by some misconception or the other. Rishi Sakhuja busts a few common myths Fruits are one of the most delectable gifts for mankind. Loaded with nutrients, they are rich in necessary antioxidants and power-surplus properties. They serve as...

COVID-19 treatment accounted for 11 pc of health insurance claims in April-Aug: Study

COVID-19 treatment accounted for 11 pc of health insurance claims in April-Aug: Study

Sunday, 13 September 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

Treatment for COVID-19 accounted for as much as 11 per cent of the total health insurance claims paid by insurance companies during the first five months of the current financial year, says a research conducted by Policybazaar.com. The research further revealed that 89 per cent of health insurance claims during April...

Study: Kids infected at day care spread coronavirus at home

Study: Kids infected at day care spread coronavirus at home

Saturday, 12 September 2020 | AP | New York

Children who caught the coronavirus at day cares and a day camp spread it to their relatives, according to a new report that underscores that kids can bring the germ home and infect others. Scientists already know children can spread the virus. But the study published on Friday by the Centres...

Loss of pet triggers mental health issues in kids: Study

Loss of pet triggers mental health issues in kids: Study

Friday, 11 September 2020 | IANS | New York

Researchers have found that the death of a family pet can trigger a sense of grief in children that is profound and prolonged, and can potentially lead to subsequent mental health issues. The study, published in the journal European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, found that the strong emotional attachment of youngsters...

Sunday Edition

END OF GLORIOUS ERA FOR LEGENDARY INS VIRAAT

20 September 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Sunday Pioneer

21,907 more test +ve in Maha

20 September 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Sunday Pioneer

PMO-led task force to tackle air pollution management in NCR

20 September 2020 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

No shortage of oxygen for Covid patients: K'taka Min

20 September 2020 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Raj: 45-yr-old woman raped in Alwar; 5 held

20 September 2020 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Covid hits Telangana Health Minister's office, 7 test positive

20 September 2020 | IANS | Sunday Pioneer