Number of patients with respiratory problems spikes when pollution level is high: AIIMS director

Number of patients with respiratory problems spikes when pollution level is high: AIIMS director

Tuesday, 25 December 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

As many Indian cities battle air pollution, officials at the country's top medical institute AIIMS said poor air quality has increased the number of patients visiting hospitals with respiratory problems. All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Director Dr Randeep Guleria said there has been an increase in the number of...

Smart choice

Tuesday, 25 December 2018 | Dr Nikita Agarwal

It is not about not enjoying the festival or, for that matter, the festive food. It is only about making smart choices for welcoming the New Year in a healthy way. Here are a few healthy choices to make: Turkey breast is a smart bet as it is full of protein...

Docyard | Keep winter blues at bay

Docyard | Keep winter blues at bay

Tuesday, 25 December 2018 | Dr Kapil Agrawal

Winters have begun and managing Diabetes can be an added challenge for the Diabetic patient as, over the months of cold weather, diabetic patient’s blood glucose levels creep up much higher than summer. Then changes in diet and exercise and the stress of the holidays can make managing blood sugar...

Check your food label

Check your food label

Tuesday, 25 December 2018 | PNS | New Delhi

New research has indicated that labels on packaged foods such as nutrition facts, “low-sodium” or “fat-free” as well as calorie counts on restaurant menus, have, to some extent, encouraged healthier eating choices in people. It also found that labelling reduced consumers’ intake of calories by 6.6 per cent, total fat...

Heartfelt festivities

Heartfelt festivities

Tuesday, 25 December 2018 | Pioneer Health

This Christmas & New Year, make an effort to have a heart-friendly feast in the name of good health. Pioneer Health tells you how It is the season, of spending time with family and friends while indulging in feast and festivities. Festive meals tend to be rich in fats, sugar and...

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