Obesity and Diabetes Risk Linked to Common Food Ingredient

The combined results from a small-scale randomized human trial and studies in mice suggest that consuming propionate, a common food ingredient that is used widely to prevent mold, increases levels of hormones that are linked with diabetes and obesity. The research, headed by a team at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, found […]

How single dose skincare can help take the guesswork out of your routine

How much is too much product? Is your packaging eco? Does it travel well? For active skincare that answers all of these questions and more, Vogue looks to the latest innovations in capsules and ampules set to transform your complexion Image: Signe Vilstrup When it comes to K-Beauty (or Korean Beauty) the world has a lot […]

Obesity May Affect Protective Blood Brain Barrier, Lead To Memory Loss: 5 Tips To Manage Obesity

Obesity is one of the most common causes of health concerns around the world. Obesity is marked by abnormal body mass index (BMI). Obesity is tied with several health conditions such as diabetes and kidney failure. If the findings of a recent study are to be believed obesity can break down the protective blood-brain barrier […]

ICMR asks stakeholders to share evidence on efficacy of stem cells

NEW DELHI: The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)has appealed to doctors across the country to share scientific evidence on clinical efficacy of stem cells in any disease condition or disorder in their specialties. The appeal comes in the wake of several complaints by patients about the misuse of stem cell therapy. The apex research body […]

NHS England to expand jobs scheme for mental health patients

Under the scheme, people will receive advice from employment specialists. Picture posed by models. Photograph: Rafal Rodzoch/Caiaimage/Getty Images Thousands more people in England with mental health problems are to receive support finding a job, it has been announced. A scheme aimed at helping patients who wish to return to work will be rolled out to […]

Skin Of Poached Leopard Seized, Four Arrested In Hyderabad

The police also seized four leopard nails from their possession. RACHAKONDA/HYDERABAD:  In a shocking proof of wildlife poaching being prevalent in the state, Hyderabad police on Monday seized the skin of a leopard and arrested four men. The police also seized four leopard nails from their possession. Mahesh Bhagwat, Commissioner of Police, Rachakonda told ANI, […]

8 top skincare tips by the doctor who created the Vampire Facial

Celebrity skin specialist, Dr Barbara Sturm, who has clients like Gigi Hadid and Cher, tells us about sleep, sunscreen and healing skin from the inside out Image: Luis Monteiro She’s behind the wildly popular vampire facial; counts Angela Bassett, Gigi Hadid, Kourtney Kardashian and Cher as her loyal clients; and is the founder of an eponymous skincare […]

Calling on a cancer coach

In a room no larger than an ATM booth, with crutches stacked against the walls, 10 women shuffle about listlessly, waiting for a class to begin. Most have come from different parts of Maharashtra, some from states like Kerala and West Bengal. While there are some differences in their socioeconomic backgrounds, they are all united […]

10 festival skin, hair and makeup products you need this summer

The start of festival season is here. With Coachella kicking off this weekend in California, we’ve been left thinking about the inspiring beauty looks that are set to grace our Instagram feeds – think lots of glitter and bright colours. Not only do we have our pots of glitter at the ready to recreate said festival beauty […]

My hairstyle was ‘ethnic’, my skin dark: would my white husband’s family accept me?

‘I didn’t want him to think I was colorstruck, but there was so much about his appearance that was a curiosity.’ Illustration: Chuva Featherstone I had never dated outside of my race before I first met my husband at a restaurant eight years ago. We were total strangers who just happened to stop in to […]