Does your face need a workout? Here’s what you need to know

It used to be that women’s magazines only gave fitness advice for your body. But today when you open the pages of many publications, you'll see advice on exercising not only your body, but your face, too. Articles tout strengthening exercises for the facial muscles, and even face yoga, as a way to slim and tone facial structures and help fight signs of ageing

Does your face need a workout? Here’s what you need to knowSounds great. But is it true? Should your workouts extend above the neck as well as below? And will those exercises really do anything for those wrinkles, sagging jowls, or double chin? “The first thing to know is that there really aren’t any good, rigorous, scientific studies that verify claims that face workouts are effective,” […]

Want a pimple-free face? Follow these natural tips

Pimples are nothing but a swelling filled with bacteria and pus. Here are some natural remedies without any side effects to easily get rid of pimples and make your face glow

Want a pimple-free face? Follow these natural tipsThe best way to get rid of pimples is to follow natural homemade remedies. Pimples are nothing but a swelling filled with bacteria and pus. Let’s follow few natural remedies without any side effects to easily get rid of pimples and make your face glow. There are lots of products in the market for erasing […]

Mumbai: Unlocked phone helps save stroke-affected person’s life

Doctors advised to follow FAST principle that includes inspecting face, arm and speech of patients. Strokes are preventable and treatable but urgency is needed in identifying the symptoms and taking the patients to the right treatment centre, says doctors. Utimately, his unlocked phone played a key role in saving his life. That is why, it is important to remember to keep your phone unlocked as an emergency can strike at any hour

Mumbai: Unlocked phone helps save stroke-affected person’s lifeDoctors at Wockhardt hospital, Mumbai Central successfully treated 45-year-old business man Mr Nitin Kamat who was admitted for a brain stroke while going to work during morning hours. Nitin Kamat (name changed), as per his routine was on his way to office. While on his way he got a sudden stroke. An unknown person saw […]

This man is the only person in the world to receive two face transplants

Jérôme Hamon received the world’s first full face transplant near Paris in July 2010. But after catching a cold he took antibiotics incompatible with his treatment. His condition deteriorated and earlier this year he underwent a second transplant. He now insists he is getting used to a new identity and feels ‘very well in myself’

This man is the only person in the world to receive two face transplantsA man in Paris has become the world’s first to successfully receive two facial transplants. Jérôme Hamon, 43, underwent his first face transplantation procedure in 2010 to treat neurofibromatosis, a genetic disorder characterised by the growth of tumours along nerves in the skin, brain and other parts of the body. Yet Hamon’s body rejected the […]

Mumbai doctor performs radio surgery in just 23 minutes

Dr Shankar Vangipuram, head of department, Radiation oncology services HCG Cancer centre, claims to perform radio surgery in just 23 minutes, which otherwise requires 90 minutes. He also adds that it is India’s first radio surgery which is conducted in such a short span of time

Mumbai doctor performs radio surgery in just 23 minutes  Ibrahim Khan, an 83-year-old senior citizen, was treated with radio surgery in just 23 minutes. Two years ago, Khan was diagnosed with Trigeminal neuralgia (a chronic pain condition that affects the trigeminal nerve, which carries sensation from your face to your brain. If you have trigeminal neuralgia, even mild stimulation of your face — […]

Mysterious case of Italian woman who sweats blood baffles doctors

The condition known as hematohidrosis is a rare disease characterised by blood oozing from intact skin or mucous membranes, such as from inside the nose. Symptoms can include sweating blood, crying bloody tears, bleeding from the nose, or bleeding from other skin surfaces, according to the National Institutes of Health's Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center. There is no known cure for hematohidrosis

Mysterious case of Italian woman who sweats blood baffles doctorsA young woman in Italy has a rare and mysterious condition that causes her to sweat blood, according to a new report of her case. The 21-year-old told her doctors that, over the last three years, she periodically experienced bleeding from her face and palms, without any cuts or skin lesions. These bleeding episodes typically […]