Health News


Many options to tackle cardiovascular diseases

Coronary angioplasty has been around for more than 30 years and with advances in medical therapy, countless lives have been saved.

published : 19 Jan 2021

Pedal for good health

With the pandemic outbreak signalling the closure of gyms and workout hubs, those ardent to keep up with their fitness took to cycling, zipping past the city’s streets.

published : 19 Jan 2021

Hygiene led fight against coronavirus. Will it against bird flu?

Even as we had started to breathe somewhat easy about Covid, the country is being threatened by avian influenza or the bird flu.

published : 18 Jan 2021

The hand that nourishes

This acts as a powerful stimulus for our digestive system to secret acids and digestive enzymes, preparing for a successful digestive process.

published : 17 Jan 2021

Here are some tips for skin pigmentation

It works well for acne-prone skin by exfoliating it and getting rid of pigmentation. Products containing glycolic acid are best used at night.

published : 17 Jan 2021

Caring for cerebral palsy

Cerebral palsy is a group of disorders that affect movement and muscle tone or posture.

published : 17 Jan 2021

Winter wonder for the skin

The creme has a thick, creamy consistency and doesn’t immediately melt into the skin so you have to give it a good massage.

published : 17 Jan 2021

Spending many hours behind your computer screen? Go for a walk to protect your heart, here's why

Long hours of sitting poses a risk of developing Deep Vein Thrombosis and heart ailments, which can be life-threatening

published : 15 Jan 2021

Being workaholic may increase depression, anxiety risk: Study

Sleep quality was lower to workers with high risk of work addiction compared to workers with low risk of work addiction.

published : 14 Jan 2021

People who take walks in forests, greenspaces got better stress-coping skills: Study

The study used survey data on more than 6,000 Japanese workers between 20 and 60 years old. It found stronger SOC among people who regularly took walks in forests or greenspaces.

published : 14 Jan 2021

All set for Covishield?

As India gears up for the Covid vaccination drive from January 16, many people have doubts and concerns about the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine. TNIE speaks to an expert

published : 14 Jan 2021

Breathe in, easy

India is one of the COPD capitals of the world. Here is how to diagnose and treat it to live a healthier life

published : 12 Jan 2021

No chicken soup for soul

Until a few weeks ago, no meal was complete for Jayotsana Bedi’s family without a chicken dish.

published : 12 Jan 2021

Clean start

The festive season is behind us, and so are the Christmas puddings, pies and New Year drinks, making many Bengalureans weigh the option of following a detox diet

published : 12 Jan 2021

Single dose COVID-19 vaccine candidate generates immunity in mice: Study

According to the researchers, viral-based vaccines which use viruses to deliver immunising proteins are often more effective than those which contain only isolated protein parts of a virus.

published : 11 Jan 2021