Keep the flu at bay with healthy foods like garlic, radish and more

There is no doubt that healthy eating habits are an inexpensive health insurance policy which boost immunity. While nutrition cannot eliminate the chances of contracting flu, it would certainly be helpful in strengthening our immune system and lessening the duration and severity of flu symptoms. Instead of turning to antibiotics, it’s always better to try […]

Vegan way forward? Here’s how you can follow a diet that suits your body

Contrary to popular belief, veganism does not just finish at being a vegan through diet. It means discarding everything tangible made of animal products, right from leather and silk to fur. It is a dietary choice, that is definitely an extreme form of vegetarianism. People are taking to veganism for many reasons including weight loss […]

Indian food leads the climate change battle with its meatless diet

The traditional Indian thali now seems to have pride of place on the global table. At least, that’s what recent research and trends, particularly in the West, indicate. As virtuous veganism becomes a value in places like North America, the organic aisles of supermarkets are now cluttered with brands with names like Prana or Guru. […]

Impossible to feed 10 billion without diet revamp by 2050, says study

Thirty-five per cent of daily calories from grains and tubers; protein mainly from plants, with not more than 14 gram of red meat a day; and 500 grams of fruits and vegetables. That’s the ideal diet recommended by the EAT-Lancet Commission on Food, Planet, Health — not only from the perspective of providing a nutritious […]

Tata Memorial to open three paediatric cancer centres in the country

Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, has decided to open three new centres for paediatric cancer treatment across the country in view of increasing number of cases at the hospital, and the acute shortage of paediatric oncologists and oncosurgeons in the country, These facilities will come up in Vishakhapatnam, Guwahati and Varanasi, in the next four months, […]

Male nurse arrested for sexually assaulting 3 women cancer patients in Guwahati hospital

A 26-year-old male nurse has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting three women patients at a premier cancer institute in Assam’s Guwahati, police said on Wednesday. Kamal Kanti Sen Choudhury, a resident of Belonia in Tripura, had allegedly assaulted the victims at the B Barooah Cancer Institute (BBCI) in Guwahati on the night of December […]

Ayushmann Khurrana’s wife Tahira Kashyap shaves head after cancer diagnosis, shares empowering post

Actor Ayushmann Khurrana’s wife and filmmaker Tahira Kashyap has shared new pictures on social media that show her with her head shaved. She has been diagnosed with breast cancer. Tahira wrote in her post that she took the step after hair extensions got too irritating for her to manage. “Hello world! That’s a new me […]