Eddie Van Halen thinks he developed cancer from sucking on metal guitar picks, but a doctor says this probably isn’t true

Eddie Van Halen blames his metal guitar plectrums for developing cancer, according to TMZ. Sources told the site that the guitarist has been flying between the US and Germany to treat throat cancer, which he thinks was caused by the picks he used to keep in his mouth during shows. Van Halen was diagnosed with mouth […]

7 Insanely Simple Arm-Strengthening Exercises

Whether you pull through cruxes, paddle against tides, or hike with trekking poles, arm strength is essential for forward movement. Even for leggy sports like running, hiking, and biking, a strong upper body provides balance, efficiency, and resilience against injury. If you’re hoping to build upper-body strength, incorporate these seven exercises into your workout routine. The […]

Concoctions for healthy skin, hair

CHENNAI: Homemade concoctions, natural herbs and ancestral recipes, these are staples that Naina Chandani vouches for when it comes to skin and hair care. “My grandmother used to extract coconut oil and send it from Mumbai. My mother used that for our hair. I followed the same recipe when I had hair problems eight years back. It […]

5 Things You Should Know About Cluster Headaches

When people think about bad headaches, migraines usually come to mind. But migraine headache pain can’t touch the debilitating, extreme pain that comes with cluster headaches. “Cluster headaches are extremely rare, affecting only one in 1,000 people,” says headache and facial pain specialist Emad Estemalik, MD. “These severe headaches usually begin before age 30 and sufferers are almost […]

Importance of when adolescents sleep to obesity and cardiometabolic healthImportance,of,when,adolescents,sleep,to,obesity,and,cardiometabolic,health

A new study led by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital for Children (MGHfC) and Harvard Medical School has found that adolescent sleep timing preferences and patterns should be considered risk factors for obesity and cardiometabolic health, and that the effects are greater in girls than in boys. Poor quality and short duration of sleep are […]

Skin Care: THIS is how pomegranate can help you maintain a healthy skin

When it comes to fruits, each one of them has some quality that makes them different from others. And one such fruit is pomegranate. Pomegranate is one such fruit that is loaded with minerals and nutrients. Pomegranate is not only good for haemoglobin, but it also helps us maintain our skin. The powerful antioxidants in […]

Incredible Health’s hiring platform for nurses gets $15M led by Andreessen Horowitz

Andreessen Horowitz  has led a $15 million Series A in US-based job matching platform for nursing vacancies, Incredible Health. Other investors in the funding round include NFX, Obvious Ventures, Precursor Ventures and Gingerbread Capital. To date the recruitment startup has raised a total of $17M. The California startup’s pitch to nursing professionals and hospitals is faster and […]