‘People with physical pain must be cautious while choosing a spa treatment’

The modern wellness industry no longer allows chest thumping on Ayurveda. Thai massages, Aromatherapy, Mexican massages, Hawaiian massages are equally becoming popular and thus competitive to assert their ‘wellness’ claims. As per Cochrane Library, that there is still not much research done to prove the high claims of different touch therapies

‘People with physical pain must be cautious while choosing a spa treatment’Therapeutic massages and spas claim to relieve stress, reduce pain, boost mood and promote relaxation. But all these claims are yet to be proved beyond doubt to be true. The Cochrane Library, which gathers and summarizes the best evidence from research to help in making informed choices about treatment, says that there is still not […]

Maha: Helpline to counsel women suffering from depression

The Maharashtra state commission for women (MSCW) has decided to launch a helpline to help women who are suffering due to injustice on them, depression, sexual harassment and so on. The helpline will be launched on the International women’s Day on March 8

Maha: Helpline to counsel women suffering from depressionThis will be a one-of-its kind helpline in India which can be helpful for women The women across Maharashtra can call on this number. Two helpline numbers will be launched. If needed more numbers will be launched. Now, women can de-stress themselves and lead a happy life. Speaking to My Medical Mantra, Vijaya Rahatkar, the […]

Sunny Leone, husband Daniel Weber become proud parents via surrogacy

Actror Sunny Leone, who had adopted a baby girl with husband Daniel Weber in July 2017, has now been blessed with two baby boys. She took to Instagram to announce the big news and shared that her family is now complete with Nisha Kaur Weber, Asher Singh Weber and Noah Singh Weber

Sunny Leone, husband Daniel Weber become proud parents via surrogacyMonths after welcoming their first child, the couple has embraced parenthood again, this time with two boys. Sunny and Daniel became proud parents to Asher Singh Webr and Noah Singh Weber. “God’s Plan!! June 21st, 2017 was the day @dirrty99 and I found out that we might possible be having 3children within a short amount […]

Veteran actress Shammi passes away

Shammi, fondly addressed as 'Shammi aunty' by Bollywood celebrities, was seen in ‘Coolie No 1’, ‘Khuda Gawah’, ‘Hum’, ‘Arth’, ‘The Burning Train’ and the recent ‘Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi’. As well as the television series ‘Dekh Bhai Dekh’, ‘Zabaan Sambhal Ke’, ‘Shriman Shrimati’, ‘Kabhi Yeh Kabhi Who’ and ‘Filmi Chakkar’, passed away at the age of 89

Veteran actress Shammi passes awayVeteran Bollywood actress Nargis Rabadi, popularly known as Shammi, has passed away. The actress appeared in over 200 films. And the exact cause of her death is yet unknown. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, designer Sandeep Khosla and former Member of Parliament Priya Dutt were among those who expressed their grief over her death on social media. […]

‘If not for the timely donation, this birthday wouldn’t have been possible’

On her first birthday after the heart transplant, Aaradhya’s father Yogesh Mule thanked her donor for giving her a new lease of life. Organ donation not only gifts a life to the recipient; it saves a parent from the pain of losing a child, it prevents a child from growing up without a parent. It adds years of happiness to couples whose time together would otherwise have been cruelly cut short. It is the ultimate gift of love

‘If not for the timely donation, this birthday wouldn’t have been possible’There are millions of people in this country who need an organ for survival. If they get an organ, they can get a new life. Each year, hundreds of people die while waiting for an organ transplant. There is a shortage of organs, and the gap between the number of organs donated and the number […]

Pune: Sassoon Hospital starts a dedicated endoscopy unit

Now-a-days, people indulge in junk food and are addicted to alcohol. This subsequently invites many health issues like indigestion, liver problems and so on. Also, the percentage of cancer affected people is going up. Owing to which, Sassoon General Hospital (SGH), has started a dedicated endoscopy unit in the hospital on Monday

Pune: Sassoon Hospital starts a dedicated endoscopy unitThe dark side of junk foods is not an unknown fact. Fast foods and processed foods have known to increase the chances of childhood obesity, heart disease and diabetes and other chronic diseases. So, Sassoon General Hospital (SGH), has started a dedicated endoscopy unit in the hospital on Monday. Divisional commissioner Chandrakant Dalvi inaugurated the endoscopic unit for […]

Beat the heat with these healthy summer drinks

During the summer, it’s especially important to stay hydrated for optimal health and beauty. Your body will crave more fluids as you are naturally perspiring more. Experts tell you how to cool down with these healthy sippers

Beat the heat with these healthy summer drinksHot summer days call for refreshing drinks. Whip up these family- and figure-friendly summer beverages for a sweet way to cool down.  As per the experts, the below mentioned drinks will cool down your system, help you stay hydrated and beat the heat. Summer’s the perfect time to modify your diet. Since, one can encounter health […]

Soon: Mental health lessons to be included in school syllabus

With an aim to create awareness amongst the school students of standard VIII, IX, X, the central government is considering to include mental health lessons in school syllabus. The concerned officials have been asked to give suggestions regarding the same. In future, along with other subjects, the students will be educated on mental health

Soon: Mental health lessons to be included in school syllabusSchool students are a vulnerable population. They are in a period of their lives that is crucial for their mental health development. Children will be taught how to handle stress, depression and so on. For which, the central government is considering to include mental health lessons in school syllabus. Prakash Javadekar, Union Human Resource Development Minister […]

Fitness icon Mandira Bedi’s workout and diet plan

Mandira Bedi grabbed the eyeballs with TV shows like ‘Shanti’, ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’, for playing Preeti in 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' and for proving that women can host cricket matches too. She has tried everything from acting to anchoring and even fashion designing and aced it all. In the recent years, we’ve also come to remember and admire her for being a fitness icon. Here, the 45-year-old yummy mummy, who is committed to her fitness routine, reveals what keeps her looking super svelte and fit!

Fitness icon Mandira Bedi’s workout and diet planKnown for her fit frame and vivacious personality and having won a stunt show on television, Mandira Bedi is considered an epitome of fitness. Mandira who has the most captivating and fit body is very much disciplined about her workout. “I work out for five days a week. Along with cardio, I swim and run. I […]

World Hearing Day: ‘Our attitude can change the future of 63 million hearing-impaired people’

Over 360 million people in the world suffer from disabling hearing loss and the impairment among children is increasing at around 60%. Simply put, 5.3% of the world population has disabling hearing loss of which 32 million are children, according to WHO estimates. Devangi Dalal, an audiologist and speech therapist has dedicated herself to improve the quality of life of hearing impaired children of India for the last two and a half decades. And also provides free hearing services that is new digital hearing aids, enabling them to speak and attend normal schools

World Hearing Day: ‘Our attitude can change the future of 63 million hearing-impaired people’In India, 63 million people suffer from significant auditory loss and that includes around 50 lakhs children. Surveys have estimated hearing loss to be the third leading cause of chronic disability, following arthritis and hypertension.  World Hearing Day is held on March 3, to raise awareness on how to prevent hearing loss and to emphasise on […]
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