Sunday, 17 December 2017

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  • The effects of air pollution on a child can have lifelong health implications -   ·         According to the latest UNICEF report, nearly 17 million babies live in areas where outdoor air pollution is at least six times higher than international limits – potentially putting their brain development at risk simply because of the air they breathe. The vast majority of these babies – over 12 million – are in South Asia.       Children are one of the most vulnerable...
  • BJain Group Diversifies into Personal Care Products (Press Release) - After making history in homeopathic medicine as the first Asian company accredited by NSF, BJain Group continues diversification, and this time introduced a wide range of personal care products under the brand name Omeo. BJain is more than 50-years old business conglomerate with impressive market shares in the Publishing, Pharmaceuticals,...
  • Chin Augmentation by Dr. P. K. Talwar - Well defined facial features are the most important traits of physical beauty. Visible contours and natural angles that are proportionate all create balance in your face and a more attractive appearance. Facial aesthetics is based on proportions and a balance between the forehead, nose and chin such as the ‘Rule...
  • Multicentric Oral Health Campaign- Kartavya, for transgender community launched in National Capital - The discipline of Public Health stresses on ensuring access to healthcare for all, in the spirit of Universal Health Coverage. Oral health is an innate part of general health and well being. However, this noble intention is often forgotten and whole communities remain outside the ambit of healthcare. While the...
  • Countries in WHO South-East Asia Region to accelerate road safety measures - Phuket, Thailand. Alarmed at the increasing incidence of deaths and injuries in road crashes, mostly involving motorcyclists and other vulnerable road users, countries in WHO South-East Asia Region today committed to accelerate action for road safety. “Countries across the Region need to drive and fast-track road safety initiatives with highest...

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The effects of air pollution on a child can have lifelong health...

  ·         According to the latest UNICEF report, nearly 17 million babies live in areas where outdoor air pollution is at least six times higher than international limits – potentially putting thei...

BJain Group Diversifies into Personal Care Products (Press Release)

After making history in homeopathic medicine as the first Asian company accredited by NSF, BJain Group continues diversification, and this time introduced a wide range of personal care products under the brand name Omeo....

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INDIA MOVING FORWARD IN RESEARCH  TOWARDS NEW TOOLS FOR TUBERCULOSIS

Report by Vinod Kumar NEW DELHI: The India Tuberculosis Research Consortium (ITRC), formed by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Delhi convened its second International Scientific Advisory Group (ISAG) meeti...

Over 50% Suicidal Death Causes by Depression in India

New Delhi.The recent incident of IAS officer Mukesh Pandey committed suicide due to family discord, has highlighted the grave issue of Chronic Depression in the country. As per report of World Health Organisation on depr...

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A Ray of Gold to all suffering from chronic fatigue...

Report by Vinod Kumar Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) is a poorly understood condition primarily characterized by debilitating, persistent or recurrent fatigue, increased physical and mental fatigability, cognitive impair...

The State of Ayurveda in Colonial Bengal

Report by Vinod Kumar The project highlights the Ayurvedic movement during late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in Bengal. Europeans introduced the western medicine in this country during the British rule; howev...

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WHAT THE YOUNG GENERATION IS LOSING IN SEARCH OF THAT...

by Vinod Kumar Think this over. What is that one common sight that you come across with unfailing regularity around you these days? Yes, people clicking selfies! You got it right. It is extremely rare to come across some...

Spontaneous Brain Haemorrhage : Prevention and Cure by Dr. Rahul...

Spontaneous brain hemorrhage accounts for about 10% of all strokes and is fatal in about 50% of the cases. Its incidence, in contrast to other types of strokes, has not declined. According to Dr. Rahul Gupta, Senior Neur...

Beauty & Fitness[ View All ]

Chin Augmentation by Dr. P. K. Talwar

Well defined facial features are the most important traits of physical beauty. Visible contours and natural angles that are proportionate all create balance in your face and a more attractive appearance. Facial aesthetic...

Cosmetic treatments have made careers of innumerable people in the...

Gauhar Khan, Preity Zinta and Priyanka Chopra took a wise decision when their post-surgery look left everyone stunned and amazed, thereby giving a greater lift to their career. To create a niche in the glamour world, one...

Women's Health[ View All ]

Why do Women have Periods – DO I REALLY NEED...

It’s one of those days.  You are on a period –and it is heavy and painful.   You are not feeling one hundred percent and you don’t want to go into work.  But you have an important meeting and cannot possibly mi...

Benefits of breastfeeding for babies and mothers

For many generations now, doctors have been recommending mother’s milk as the most important food for the baby as the benefits of breast milk are manifold and go beyond providing basic nutrition. There are numerous sci...

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Ms. Ameera Shah : Managing Director and Promoter Metropolis Healthcare...

  Ms. Ameera Shah is the Managing Director and Promoter of Metropolis Healthcare Ltd. She has revolutionized the pathology industry from being a doctor led practice to a professional corporate group in an extremely ...

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Toe Walking : Your child walking on toes could be...

The birth of a child in itself begins an exciting journey for parents. Additionally, every milestone crossed by their little one brings in added excitement and a sense of achievement for the parents also. When the child ...

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Myths and Facts about Emergency Contraceptive Pills : Dr Prathima...

Contraceptives have been in use for thousands of years.   A cave painting in France thought to be 15,000 years old shows what is possibly the first illustration of a man wearing a condom.  In ancient Egypt around 1500...

Genital Rejuvenation

by Dr Vinod Vij, Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon, Fortis Hospital, Mulund  gives you a lowdown on enhancing your genitals!  We’ve all heard about facial rejuvenation surgeries, tummy tucks and body contouring. But did...

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Vitamin D Deficiency : Dr. Pallavi Vaishya

Q. Are Indian women deficient in Vitamin D? Can I get some statistics to show the amount of deficiency? Ans. Vitamin D, also known as the sunshine vitamin, is created in the body with sunlight exposure. Its major functio...

Puberty In Girls : Dr. Sonia Malik

Q. As an expert, do you see a rising trend in onset of puberty in young Indian girls, as early as 8-9 years of age? Can you give any statistics to support this fact? Ans. Precocious puberty is defined as the onset of tru...

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URBAN HEALTH AND CLIMATE CHANGE- A SYSTEMS APPROACH : Professor...

Humanity has entered the Anthropocene era and is in the midst of the greatest urbanization in history. Asia and Africa are the fastest growing and fastest urbanizing continents. In addition, climate change induced by man...

BREAST MILK BANKING : DO WE INDIANS REALLY NEED IT?...

breast milk is the best milk”- This is an age old saying and has always been proved endless number of times by scientific evidences since times immemorial. Breast milk is not only the safest source of nutrition for the...

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How Should Your Diet Look Like After LASIK

Authored by Aaron Barriga Does your morning ritual consist of turning off the alarm and spending the next few minutes looking for your glasses? How many times have you wished for a perfect eyesight and have considered L...

ब्रेन स्ट्रोक से हर तीन मिनट में एक व्यक्ति की...

नौएडा, 28 अक्तूबर। हमारे देश में हर तीन सेकेंड में किसी न किसी व्यक्ति को ब्रेन स्ट्रो...