Malaika Arora’s immunity booster is high on vitamin C; check it out

NEW DELHI: In your quest to boost immunity, there is nothing like a homemade recipe that is not only full of antioxidants but also helps you stay hydrated. The role…

Physical distancing over six feet may be essential to prevent Covid-19 transmission, says study

NEW DELHI: Respiratory droplets travel between eight to 13 feet before they evaporate or escape, without wind and depending on the ambient condition, according to Indian researchers who suggest that…

Fitness Friday: Vidyut Jammwal’s still headstand is major goals; watch video

Here’s how you can become a handstand ninja-like Commando actor Vidyut Jammwal. NEW DELHI: Touted to be among the fittest in Bollywood, actor Vidyut Jammwal is known to attempt extremely…

Varun Dhawan attempts Wheel Pose for the first time; here’s how to do it

This intense backbend pose sets the momentum for the circulatory, nervous, and endocrine system. NEW DELHI: Varun Dhawan has taken to yoga lately and has been giving us major fitness…

From health to environment: Here’s why you should consider cycling

Cycle to Work’ must be the new health mantra. Find out why it matters in a post-pandemic world Cycling is a wonderful aerobic exercise with multiple benefits for health and…

Yoga: Community, immunity and unity

BENGALURU: Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ writes: Yoga is not a religion. It is a science of wellbeing, youthfulness, and seamless integration of mind, body, and soul. It reflects harmony and peace…

US state legislature lifts yoga ban but says no to namaste

The bill also aims to anglicise the 5000-year old practice and states that all the postures, exercises and stretching techniques will have only have English names. More than 6 years…

Corona Outbreak – Indian scientist in Australia SS Vasan brings world closer to finding a vaccine even as toll in China increases

MELBOURNE: In a major breakthrough for global pre-clinical response to the novel coronavirus (nCoV) outbreak, a team led by an overseas citizen of India has grown the first batch of…

Corona: New Virus from China – Everything you need to know about this deadly infection; 25 Indians trapped in epicenter Wuhan, China

A newly identified coronavirus has been spreading in China, and has now reached several other countries. As the number of confirmed cases and deaths continue to rise, health officials are…

Hemp Oil Can Help Relieve Chronic Pain

NEW DELHI: Hemp oil is extracted from the plant called "Cannabis Sativa". Despite the fact that it is a similar plant from which marijuana (hemp's infamous cousin), people have finally started realizing its benefits. The difference between the two is especially crucial for those who want to keep any mind-altering substances at bay; on that note, it is important to note that hemp is the non-mind-altering version of the cannabis plant.

Stress in early life extends lifespan in worms: Study

Washington: Some stress at a young age may actually lead to a longer life, according to a study conducted in worms. Researchers at the University of Michigan in the US…

Rest can reduce PTSD symptoms: Study

London: A period of rest following a traumatic event could reduced the subsequent development of involuntary ‘memory intrusions’, one of the hallmark symptoms in post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a new…

More Indians prefer physical well being over mental: Survey

New Delhi: A majority of Indians, at 75 per cent, are preoccupied about their physical wellbeing, over mental wellbeing at 62 per cent, a survey by global market reseach agency…

Butterscotch spiked whisky say cheers to good life

The overtly masculine image of amber liquid sloshing gently on rocks of ice as gentlemen hold their glasses and clouds of cigar smoke swirl around is changing rapidly with whisky brands tapping into a diverse customer base and experimenting with flavors as diverse as coffee and tea.

Why women gain weight after pregnancy decoded

Ladies, take note! A steady weight gain even after pregnancy may be a result of your lifestyle choices, such as eating your child’s leftovers and spending more time in sedentary…

Yoga may help combat depression: study

Participating in yoga and deep breathing classes twice a week along with home practice may effectively reduce the symptoms of depression, a new study claims. The findings provide support for…

Autism: Separating myths from reality

Vaibhav (name changed) sits on the sofa, walks to the door and flops back to the couch. The drill continues as he mumbles to himself. The mannerisms of Vaibhav (35),…

Tomato extracts can fight stomach cancer: study

Tomato extracts can inhibit the growth and malignant cloning of stomach cancer cells, according to a new study that paves the way for novel therapies to treat the deadly disease.…

New potential breast cancer drug identified

Scientists, including an Indian-American researcher, have identified a molecule that can help treat breast cancer, giving hope to patients who have become resistant to traditional therapies. The first-in-class molecule shuts…

Acupuncture for hair loss: How does it help?

There is probably nothing more frustrating than witnessing the gradual thinning of your crowning glory, while you stand there helplessly, taking out the strands of your hair stuck in the…