Mumbai: B’wood actresses Sonam Kapoor and Richa Chadha face breathing problems due to haze

Mumbaikars can empathise with the issue raised by these actresses, as this is the reality that the city has been facing since the past few days. Also, symptoms of respiratory diseases get aggravated in this season. Patients who are already suffering from allergy, asthma can have a difficult time

Mumbai: B’wood actresses Sonam Kapoor and Richa Chadha face breathing problems due to hazeThe air quality has always been a matter of concern in Mumbai, especially in the months just before the onset of winter. Now two Bollywood actresses, namely, Sonam Kapoor and Richa Chadha have raised this issue on the platform of Twitter. They have also claimed that they are experiencing health hazards due to the poor […]

Touching women inappropriately? Can be a mental disorder

An Instagram profile v9nair was bragging about his obscene behaviour towards women. The user had clicked photographs while inappropriately touching women’s back, who were wearing blouses and posted those pictures on Instagram. After some social media users brought this shameful act in the light, Insta acted immediately by removing his account. Many expressed their anger over this. Meanwhile, this could be a mental disorder, warned city experts

Touching women inappropriately? Can be a mental disorderWomen took to social media platforms to speak up about surviving sexual assault or harassment after Hollywood actor Alyssa Milano urged people to tweet using hashtag MeToo to show the magnitude of the problem, after which it became viral. Since last few days, many women narrated their disturbing experiences and to raise awareness on sexual […]

Elphinstone stampede: PM Narendra Modi takes the note of the situation

On Friday, around 10:30 am due to heavy rains, passengers had gathered on Elphinstone and Parel connecting bridge. The stampede took place on foot over bridge linking Elphinstone Road and Parel suburban railway stations, after which PM Modi took to twitter. Maharashtra Government orders probe

Elphinstone stampede: PM Narendra Modi takes the note of the situationPM Modi tweeted, “My deepest condolences to all those who have lost their lives due to the stampede in Mumbai. Prayers with those who are injured.” He also tweeted, “Situation in Mumbai is being continuously monitored. @PiyushGoyal is in Mumbai taking stock of the situation & ensuring all assistance.” CM Devendra Fadnavis tweeted, “Enquiry will […]

Twitter expresses shock over untimely death of Dr Amrapurkar, hold administration responsible

After the death of Dr Deepak Amarapurkar, eminent personalities expressed shock over his tragic demise. Many of them have held the administration responsible for this tragedy. Several netizens also expressed their anger over negligence of the authorities

Twitter expresses shock over untimely death of Dr Amrapurkar, hold administration responsibleDr Deepak Amarapurkar’s death came as a severe jolt to many, not only those within the medical fraternity, but also to others, like his patients and friends who were touched by him in a way . Shocked by his untimely death, Dr Amarapurkar’s friends and colleagues from the medical fraternity say it is an irreplaceable […]

‘Mother’ in Sushma Swaraj grants medical visa to a Pakistani girl

Ailing Pakistani girl gets a medical visa from Sushma Swaraj after requesting her on twitter by calling her 'maa'

‘Mother’ in Sushma Swaraj grants medical visa to a Pakistani girlOn August 14th, Faiza Tanveer, a 25-year-old from Lahore, tweeted to the External Affairs Minister of India, Sushma Swaraj, asking her to grant her a medical visa to get treated from Inderprastha Dental College & Hospital, Ghaziabad,Uttar Pradesh.  The highlight however was, Tanveer referring to Swaraj as her ‘maa’ (mother), one of the cutest things […]

‘Be your children’s friend to understand them better’

Mental health issues can affect anybody irrespective of their education, class, sex, creed, etc. Suicide is almost always a manifestation of some underlying mental health issue. The increasing number of suicide cases in India has become a matter of concern over past few years, and we need to do something regarding this issue. As the next generation is our future, and without them we are lost

‘Be your children’s friend to understand them better’My dear friends, recently a series of unfortunate events have occured. In the last, 15 days, two innocent youngsters had taken a drastic step of ending their lives. One boy was the child of a couple, who work as bureaucrats. The other boy allegedly lost his life to a horrific online game called ‘Blue Whale’. […]

Pak infant gets heart aid in India

Rohaan and his family came to India after external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj granted a special medical visa on priority for the child. Rohaan was suffering from a critical heart disease. This was done after Rohaan’s father Kanwal Sadiq had tweeted Swaraj on the issue

Pak infant gets heart aid in IndiaOn Tuesday morning, Rohaan Sadiq, a four month old who was bought to India for treatment due to a medical emergency was discharged from Jaypee Hospital, Noida. Rohaan Sadiq was suffering from a critical heart disease but has been cured now. My Medical Mantra had earlier reported about the state of the Rohaan’s health on June […]

Take a heart: India’s has always been a friend to the ailing from Pakistan

Rohan, a four-month-old from Lahore, has recently been granted medical visa for heart surgery in India. He is among many from Pakistan, who India has welcomed for medical care

Take a heart: India’s has always been a friend to the ailing from PakistanLittle Rohaan from Lahore is not alone in his battle against a congenital heart disease. Even the Indian government stands firm by his side. Notwithstanding the political turmoil between the two countries, a medical visa was provided to the four-month-old in a bid to give him a new lease of life. Rohaan has a hole […]

India issues medical visa to Pakistani child suffering from heart disease 

The father, Kanwal Sadiq tweeted saying "It is heartening to see humanity prevailing despite many differences. Thank you all for your efforts." Sadiq had initially applied for a visa in Indian state Uttar Pradesh, however, to no avail. Sadiq’s friends advised him to use social media to contact Indian officials, following which he tweeted to the Indian Foreign Minister. Swaraj promptly replied to the father’s plea on Twitter, after which the Indian HC issued three visas to the family

India issues medical visa to Pakistani child suffering from heart disease Amidst the tensions between India and Pakistan involving the Kulbhushan Jadhav case and the animosity on the Kashmir issue, humanity prevailed when an ailing child required a medical visa. Four-month-old Rohaan, who is suffering from a heart ailment, finally received his medical visa due to the timely intervention of the Indian Foreign Ministry. India has […]

Instagram tops list of social media apps in terms of negativity impact

Instagram - the image-saturated app with over 700 million users worldwide -- topped the list in terms of negative impact, most notably among young women, stated the report, published on Friday

Instagram tops list of social media apps in terms of negativity impactAccording to a new report by the Royal Society for Public Health in the UK, Instagram is the most detrimental social networking app for young people’s mental health, followed closely by Snapchat. Their study, #StatusofMind, surveyed almost 1,500 young people between the ages of 14 to 24 on how certain social media platforms impact health […]