DadiKaKehna

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Tuesday, 03 September 2019 | Roshani Devi

People suffer from a wide range of hair problems, split ends is one of them. ROSHANI DEVI shares home remedies that can prevent and repair split ends to keep the tresses healthy and long Split ends can be a nuisance. They can make your hair look dry and damaged. The said...

Health warnings on each cigarette may help reduce smoking

Health warnings on each cigarette may help reduce smoking

Friday, 30 August 2019 | IANS | London

Health warnings printed on individual cigarettes could play a key role in reducing smoking, says a new research. For the study published in the journal Addiction Research and Theory, the researchers examined smokers' perceptions of the warning 'Smoking kills' on individual cigarettes - as opposed to the message only appearing on...

India's move to ban e-cigarettes flawed: Cancer experts

India's move to ban e-cigarettes flawed: Cancer experts

Thursday, 29 August 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Tobacco use, particularly smoking, exacts a heavy toll in India every week but the government move to ban e-cigarettes while allowing sale of normal cigarettes does not seem justified, cancer experts said. Addressing a press meet organised by bcbpf-The Cancer Foundation, Riccardo Polosa of the Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine...

70-90% of Indians are Vitamin D deficient: Study

70-90% of Indians are Vitamin D deficient: Study

Wednesday, 28 August 2019 | IANS | Mumbai

A new study on Wednesday revealed that 70-90 per cent of Indians are Vitamin D deficient and this condition was significantly associated with Type 2 diabetes and hypertension. This finding by P.G. Talwalkar, Diabetologist at Shushrusha Hospital in Mumbai, further confirms that Vitamin D deficiency leads to chronic diseases. "Pregnant women in...

Red wine improves gut health: Study

Red wine improves gut health: Study

Wednesday, 28 August 2019 | IANS | London

Researchers have found that people who drink red wine have an increased gut microbiota diversity as well as lower levels of obesity and bad cholesterol. "Moderate red wine consumption is associated with greater diversity and healthier gut microbiota that partly explain its long-debated beneficial effects on health," said Caroline Le Roy...

Indians have higher average resting heart rate: IHS

Indians have higher average resting heart rate: IHS

Tuesday, 27 August 2019 | PTI | Kolkata

Indians have an average resting heart rate of 80 beats per minute which is higher than the desired rate of 72, Indian Heart Study (IHS) has found. The IHS also highlighted that unlike people of other countries, Indians have higher blood pressure in the evenings than in mornings. The study was conducted...

SlimLine

Tuesday, 27 August 2019 | PNS

A 24 year old Mumbai girl who was suffering from a rare and complex congenital heart disease underwent a combined heart and lung transplant at Global Hospital, Mumbai. Akshara, a resident of Panvel, Mumbai suffered from ventricular septal defect since childhood and this defect over the years led to Eisenmenger’s...

StudyCentre

Tuesday, 27 August 2019 | IANS

The people with restless legs syndrome (RLS) may be at significantly higher risk of suicide and self-harm, warns a new study. Using Big Data, the researchers found that people with restless legs syndrome had a 2.7-fold higher risk of suicide or self-harm, even if they didn't suffer from conditions such as...

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