Mumbai: Under-treatment heart patient jumps to death from 2nd floor of Nair Hospital

Mumbai: A 40-year-old man undergoing treatment at the civic-run BYL Nair Hospital died by suicide on Tuesday morning. Avinash Sawant jumped off the second floor of the hospital. The police have registered an accidental death report and his body has been sent for post-mortem. A resident of Panchsheel Nagar in Sindhudurg, Sawant had come to Mumbai on...

Medicine prices to go up by 12%, will it change the way we buy drugs

The prices of essential medicines, including painkillers, antibiotics, anti-infectives and cardiac medicines, are going to go up from April 1. Coming against the backdrop of a rise in prices of household items, will this steep increase in drug prices see a change in how we buy medicines? This is what chemists and buyers have to say.

COVID or flu? This device will tell you in just 10 seconds

London: A sensor created by scientists can screen for both the flu and COVID at the same time and can identify which one you have in less than ten seconds. The new device’s ultra-thin nanomaterial can identify the viruses that cause both infections at lower levels and faster than other options, like lateral flows. Built with graphene, which is a si...

Rise of Conversational AI in Healthcare

The rise of conversational AI in healthcare has the potential to improve patient outcomes, reduce healthcare costs, and enhance the overall patient experience. As technology continues to evolve, we can expect to see even more innovative uses of conversational AI in healthcare in the future.The progressive evolution of technology has spawned creative new approaches to artificial intelligence (AI). Of the many other sectors, these developments...

Facts you shouldn't ignore about prostate cancer

Prostate cancer is the second most frequent cancer diagnosis made in men, and the fourth leading cause of death worldwide. To break that down, one in eight men will get prostate cancer globally. To place that statistic into perspective, it is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths alone for men in the United States. But here's the good news: many prostate cancers grow slowly and are confined to the prostate gland, where they may not cause serious harm. Caught early enough, some cases of prostate cancer can be cured. Indeed, there are some things you can do that might lower your risk of prostate cancer, but the condition must never be ignored. So, what exactly is prostate cancer and its warning signs, and how is it treated? Click through and find out more about one of the most common cancers in men worldwide.

What exactly is atrial fibrillation, and who are its celebrity sufferers?

If there is no one in your immediate circle who has been diagnosed with atrial fibrillation, you'd be forgiven for not knowing what it was. One of the lesser-discussed heart conditions, atrial fibrillation causes the heart to beat irregularly and abnormally fast. And while awareness of atrial fibrillation is low, it is in fact quite common. There are even some quite famous faces who have been diagnosed with the condition. Intrigued? Check out this gallery to learn all about atrial fibrillation.

Vitamin B6 Deficiency: Skin Rash To Mood Swings, 5 Major Signs And Symptoms That Indicate Lack of B6

From skin rash to fatigue, these could be some warning signs of lack of vitamin B6 in your body.

Warning signs your artery is blocked: Here’s how to prevent heart attack

With the spate of celebrity deaths due to heart attacks, the phobia surrounding heart diseases is reaching its peak. How do we prevent such deaths? Most importantly, how do we know that there is a significant obstruction in our heart arteries? We get a heart attack when the blood vessel supplying heart muscles gets completely … Continue reading "Warning signs your artery is blocked: Here’s how to prevent heart attack"

Dubai-Based 11-Year-Old Girl Develops Fascinating AI App To Detect Eye Diseases

Potential eye illnesses and ailments, including arcus, melanoma, pterygium, and cataracts, can be diagnosed utilizing Ogler's trained models.

Russian Couple Detained For Causing Their Newborn’s Death By Starvation

The mother is under investigation for causing death by negligence and was put under house arrest for two months by a judge.

What's behind the spike in COVID cases in India?

India has been witnessing a gradual increase in coronavirus infections in recent days. A new variant could be driving the rise but there's no need to panic, experts say.

Mumbai: 5 fatalities were influenza deaths, confirms state health authorities

Maharashtra has reported five influenza A (H3N2 variant) deaths between January 1 and March 27, as per the State Health Department. All these deaths have been confirmed after the death review committee scrutinised the medical reports. Meanwhile, one suspected death from H3N2 variant has also been reported from Washim district. According to the BMC,...

Should we be afraid of XBB.1.16?

Dr Sandeep Budhiraja, Group Medical Director, Max Healthcare, on the symptoms, treatment and infectivity of the new sub-variant

Shocking! Drinking Coke and Pepsi may improve men’s sexual health, claims study

If you've only heard of the damages coke and Pepsi can do, here's your sign to rejoice.

Bone Health: 6 Tips For Women Over 40 To Improve Bone Density

Bone health in women: Females are more prone to have low density in bones that may lead to osteoporosis. That is why it is all the more important for women to take care of their bone health.

Harvard Health Publishing and 3 experts answer: What are the 5 worst foods to eat if you have arthritis?

Answered by Dr. Robert H. Shmerling M.D. Senior Faculty Editor, Harvard Health Publishing · 30 years of experience · USA There is no well-accepted list of “5 worst foods” for people with arthritis. There are more than 100 types of arthritis and for many (or most) of them there is no compelling evidence that individual foods play a significant role ...

Man Feeds Water To Thirsty Cobra, Wins Hearts Online For His Kindness

A video going viral on the internet shows how a man spotted a thirsty Cobra and decided to feed it some water.

Buzzing Sound In Ear? 10 Symptoms of Tinnitus To Look For And Ways To Prevent It

Are you hearing a long ringing sound with no actual external source? This could be a warning sign for tinnitus.

'I went for HIV test after....': Shikhar Dawan reveals a shocking truth

When I was 14 15 years old I had gone to Manali and got a tattoo done on my back without informing my family members I had to hide it for quite some time about 3 4 months and then when my father got to know he beat me

Avoid THESE 5 Sehri foods to prevent dehydration, heat stroke

Even as the temperatures begin to rise again across the country, people who are fasting for Ramadan need to be very careful of what they eat for Sehri. According to health experts, morning foods should be light, easily digestible, hydrating, and nourishing so as to keep you fit, and energetic throughout the day. Read on to know which five foods should be avoided strictly as they may cause indigestion, dehydration, heartburn, and a feeling of...

Can drinking too much water have disadvantages? Know negative impact on kidneys

Your kidneys cannot eliminate excess water when you consume too much water and this is how overconsumption of water can cause problem in the body

This celery-tomato soup recipe is great for those watching their weight

"Celery reduces uric acid and tomatoes are rich in lycopene (a potent anti-oxidant) which also helps in the detoxification of your body," said Anjali Mukerjee, a nutritionist

Man Hands Over Fallen Baby Sloth To Mom, She Thanks Him With Fist Bump: Watch

Animals are known to show their gratitude and other feelings like anger or empathy to each other and even to human beings.

18 most weird food names: Have you heard of them?

‘What’s in a name’, popular poet and playwright William Shakespeare once asked. But, it seems that the name is equally important as it paints an image of a dish. But, this list of foods has so many weird names that you’ll be left wondering about them. Tap to know more about them.

Celebrities with bizarre eating habits

When they aren't attending fancy parties with finger food trays or trying the latest gourmet sushi bar, what do celebrities eat? From weird quirks to disgusting treats, some of the biggest names in entertainment follow some of the oddest diets. Browse this list of famous people with bizarre eating habits.

Navratri 2023: 4 healthy recipes for the last day of fasting

During Navratri fast, one should eat nutrient-dense foods and stay well hydrated. Here are some healthy recipes.

This leopard's 'fitness' routine will leave you inspired; watch

Nature is filled with surprises, and sometimes a glimpse of such moments is caught on camera. One such surprising and beautiful incident that is going viral recently will make you realise that it is not only the humans who take fitness seriously. At least that’s what appears from a video recently shared by Indian Forest Service (IFS) officer Susant...

8 Detox Water recipes that will help you lose weight

Having Detox Water is a fun way to increase your water intake and flush out toxins from the body. Here are 8 types of Detox Waters that will help you stay hydrated and even aid weight loss.

These daily exercises can make you smarter

We all want to live as long as possible, but to fully enjoy our golden years we need to be completely compos mentis. Just like our bodies, our brains need to work out on a regular basis. Here are 20 exercises that will help you keep your brain fit and healthy.

5 healthy bedtime foods to manage PCOS suggested by nutritionist

A healthy bedtime routine can help women with PCOS deal with their symptoms better. Here are best PCOS foods one should take at bedtime.

5 Tips To Control Your Uric Acid Without Any Medicine

Uric acid is produced as a byproduct of purine digestion. Purines occur naturally in the body and can also be found in certain foods, such as meats, seafood, and alcoholic beverages. Uric acid is normally dissolved in our blood, filtered by the kidneys, and excreted through urine. However, uric acid can build up if you consume too many purine-rich foods. Hyperuricemia is when uric acid levels remain elevated in the body, frequently leading to...

Multiple Skin And Health Benefits Of Vitamin C That You Should Know About

Vitamin C is a multi-faceted and essential vitamin that is extremely useful and necessary for both one’s skin and definitely for the betterment of overall health. This vitamin which is also known as ascorbic acid is rapidly gaining immense popularity in the field of skin and health care. Right from boosting one’s immune system to reducing the signs of ageing, Vitamin C has proved to be a vital component in maintaining a healthy lifestyle....

How To Control Blood Sugar Levels: 4 Steps That People With Diabetes Must Follow At Bedtime

Diabetes Management: If your blood sugar levels are out of control, follow these few steps, as recommended by a nutritionist, before hitting the sack. Remember, a good night's sleep can go a long way in keeping your diabetes in check.

What is Marburg virus?

Marburg virus disease (MVD), earlier known as Marburg hemorrhagic fever, is a severe, often fatal hemorrhagic fever, according to the WHO. Know all about it here.

Strange reasons why these animals eat their own kind

When humans started saying it's a dog-eat-dog world, we probably weren't even aware of how startlingly true that really is... Animal cannibalism is disturbingly common in nature, but the reasons and techniques behind it can be quite fascinating—if you can get over the gruesome cannibalism part. Sadly, this behavior is now becoming increasingly more common due to certain environmental conditions, and it could even be altering evolutionary adaptation as we speak. Intrigued? Click through to learn more about the species prone to eating their own kind, and find out why they do it.

The truth about Mary Magdalene

Not only is Mary Magdalene an important woman in the Bible, but she is also a saint, and probably the most misunderstood Biblical figure in history. For centuries, Mary Magdalene's name has been linked to numerous theories, stories, and interpretations of the Gospels. Was she really a prostitute? Was she romantically involved with Jesus? Or was Mary Magdalene just a devoted apostle? In this gallery, you'll find the answer to these and many other questions. Click on.

Reasons your hair gets oily even after washing it (plus, solutions)

Humidity, hereditary and even stress can lead to excess oil production in scalp.

Nagaland records highest number of HIV-positive cases in women under antenatal care in India

The HIV-positive women under antenatal care (ANC) in Nagaland stood at 1.61 per cent as against the national average of 0.22, which is the highest in the country.

Skincare Tips: Want To Look Young Forever? Add These Healthy Drinks In Your Diet Today | Watch Video

Certain Healthy foods and anti-ageing drinks can help in reducing signs of ageing thereby giving you a youthful skin. So here are a few healthy drinks that will give you young and glowing skin.

Madhya Pradesh: Minor girl gives birth to child; family feigns ignorance about pregnancy in Mhow

Mhow (Madhya Pradesh): A minor girl gave birth to a newborn in Simrol on Monday night at Mhow Civil Hospital. The girl was brought to hospital for treatment following complaint of abdominal pain. She later gave birth to a healthy child. Simrol police are investigating the matter. During examination, doctors realized that she was nine-month pregnant...

Symptoms that could be signs of diabetes

Diabetes is one of the most commonly diagnosed diseases in the world, and while discovering you have it can be scary, the sooner you know, the more manageable your condition will be. Symptoms are caused from higher-than-normal levels of glucose, a kind of sugar, in your blood. However, the warning signs can be so mild that you don't even notice them. But it's important that you do. Want to know the signs of diabetes? Then check out this gallery.

How To Eat Your Meal In Right Proportion? Celeb Nutritionist Rujuta Diwakar Explains

There is a lot we do to get rid of those extra calories. We work out intensely in the gym and go on strict diets, but sometimes even after that, we fail to achieve the desired result. Celebrity nutritionist Rujuta Diwakar says this is because we are not eating in the right proportion. Sometimes, we either eat too less or just eliminate essential foods from our diets. Therefore, the expert says we feel constipated, are in a bad mood, or have bad...

The science behind a heartbreak

Why does heartbreak hurt so much? Understanding the science behind broken heart syndrome.

Aortic Aneurysm : What is it & treatments

Overview An abnormal bulge in the major blood vessel (aorta) which carries blood from the heart to rest of the body. It can occur any where in the aorta and may be in a tube form or round shaped. Symptoms Usually, the bulge does not cause any symptoms. If the bulge ruptures, it can cause massive internal bleeding which has a high mortality rate. Re...

'It's pretty weird': Gwyneth Paltrow admits to getting rectal ozone therapy; here's what it is

In a recent podcast, the award winning actress and businesswoman Gwyneth Paltrow opened up about getting rectal ozone therapy. The actress made this reference on the podcast called ‘The Art of Being Well’ which is hosted by Will Cole.    Gwyneth Platrow has been recently busy with the Utah 2016 ski trail where she is being sued for about $300,000....

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Chia Seeds Benefits: छोटी सी बीज के कई फायदे, जानें चीया सीड्स खाने का सही तरीका

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National Kidney Month: Knowing first signs of kidney problems

Kidney diseases are known as "silent killers". This National Kidney Month, know the early signs of any fatal illness.

Don’t Peel Your Cucumber Next Time You Eat It, Let Us Explain Why

Cucumbers are one of the most refreshing fruits, which we love to have during the summer. It makes us feel energetic and gives us instant freshness. They can be eaten in several ways — with meals, salads or just with salt. Do you know what's the right way to eat a cucumber? According to a news article published in WebMD, when unpeeled cucumbers are eaten, our body gets many minerals and vitamins, including Vitamin K, and Vitamin C present in it....

Health Experts Reveal: How Much Cranberry is Good for You?

This article examines the recommended daily consumption of cranberries from three different nutrition experts. It provides insight into the different forms of cranberries that can be consumed, such as juice, dehydrated, in capsules, or in natura, and the amount of cranberries that should be consumed to prevent urinary tract infections. The article provides an overview of the nutritional facts, tips from health experts, and more, to help inform...