Health

From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

This 3-Year-Old’s Treatment Will Stop If His Father Fails To Pay On Time

About the Fundraiser “Why don’t I have to study a lot like Anushka tai and Tanishka tai?”, my youngest child, 3-year-old Durvankar often wonders why he had to discontinue school just 2 days after he joined, when his elder sisters wear their uniforms, pack their bags and come back with homework every single day. We’ve tried to answer that question,...

Consuming Turmeric Enhance Your Memory And Cognitive Functions Of The Brain

  Turmeric is usually known for its antioxidant content and ability to work as an anti-inflammatory agent. Turmeric, also known as curcumin, has a long history of use in Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine. It was incorporated into East Indian cuisine as a major component of curries and spices of the region. The wonders and benefits of turmeric curcumin have greatly...

1000 days/3 Countries/42000km by cycling & walking

About the Fundraiser  It all started with a miserable mundane boring life. A steady well paying job, a stinking crowded city, a failed relationship and no purpose in life, just some meaningless goals set by the society. And I was conditioned to chase them down. But then I made a small mistake, a small change to the routine. I went...

Synthetic Heart Valves to Help Doctors Improve Surgical Skills

A new innovation has created it possible for physicians to greatly improve their bypass surgery treatment techniques without depending on animals. The polyvinyl 'tissue' makes it possible for physicians and healthcare citizens to practice bypass surgery treatment using the synthetic material in contrast to the current practice of using the arteries and veins of dead hogs or individual cadavers. Image...

Organ donation inching closer to 2015 mark

The Zonal Transplant Coordination Committee (ZTCC) has said that this year the city has moved closer to the cadaver donation mark of 2015 which was 42. There have been three consecutive days where the city has witnessed three cadaver donation that has saved up to 10 lives. Image source: www.dnaindia.com This news has come as a great achievement and it is expected...

World Hepatitis Day: All you need to know about the viruses, its symptoms and prevention

28th July is observed as the World Hepatitis Day and research says that more than 52 million Indians are infected with viral hepatitis. And so WHO has recognized viral hepatitis as a threatening health problem in India. Hepatitis basically means the inflammation of the liver which eventually leads to fibrosis then cirrhosis and finally to liver cancer. And so hepatitis...

Benefits of drinking milk with honey

Milk and honey can do amazing things if taken separately but when taken together, they provide astonishing advantages. The advantages of honey and milk include advantages in healthy skin care and increase in endurance. Honey, with its, anti-oxidant, anti-microbial properties has many nutrients present in it that serves as an excellent natural medicine to combat several health issues. Many already...

Are we eating the right breakfast?

Are we eating the right breakfast? The right breakfast food can help you concentrate, provide you with durability – even help you maintain a proper and balanced body weight. Breakfast really is the most important meal of the day. Not only does it provide you with energy to commence a new day, but breakfast is related to many health advantages, such...

India may have up to three times more TB patients than assumed

TB is an infection that is spread through inhaling minute droplets from the coughs or sneezes of an infected person. India has the maximum variety of TB cases in the world, and records for at least one fourth of all cases globally. Ringing a warning signal for the federal govt, a new research from Imperial College London has revealed that...

5 Reasons why you must eat peanuts

Could a handful of peanuts every day be the secret to a healthy and long life?  In this article, we have 5 reasons why your health depends on a daily serving of peanuts based on the most recent research. image: healtheconnect.bannerhealth.com Good For Heart: Eating a helping on a regular basis can improve or keep your current heart problem in check. Nutritional value...