Solapur NGO on a mission to eliminate female foeticide by empowering women

Ten days ago, My Medical Mantra featured a doctor from Pune who celebrates the birth of every female child in his hospital by distributing sweets and seeing deliveries for free. Now, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), ‘Daughters’ Mom’ in Solapur is on a mission to eliminate female foeticide by empowering women

Solapur NGO on a mission to eliminate female foeticide by empowering womenWhile most of us were busy shopping for Navratri, wonder woman Sheetal Dhaireshil Mohite Patil was touring from village to village to spread awareness about female foeticide. While we were picking choicest of clothes to wear, she organised a fashion show for the villagers. Since day one of Navratri, Patil has covered 70 villages in […]

To curb adulterated sweet menace, FDA keeps a stringent check on sweet shops in Mumbai

During the festival season, the demand for sweet goes up. Grabbing this opportunity to make a quick buck, traders and the sweetshop owners use adulterated food items to make mithai (sweets). This in turn proves to be a health hazard for the common man

To curb adulterated sweet menace, FDA keeps a stringent check on sweet shops in MumbaiWith Navaratri being celebrated in Mumbai and Dussehra just around the corner, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Maharashtra, has swung into action to keep a check and prevent adulteration of sweets. The aim of the FDA is to keep Mumbaikars safe from the menace of the adulterated sweets and away from any diseases or […]

Nine health tips to follow during Navaratri

Fasting is a good way to detoxify your body from the regular junk and alcohol that is consumed, helping maintain sugar levels in the body. However, keeping a tab on your fasting methods is important to avoid any health mishaps

Nine health tips to follow during NavaratriThe festival of Navaratri – nine nights of celebration of goddess Durga has begun and has been welcomed with much fervour. The festival witnesses tons of devotees observing a fast for a period of nine days in honour of the goddess. A strict no-meat practice enables one to savour various vegetarian specialties during this period. […]