There are a lot of fears and more so, rumors about HIV. The facts around these rumors are simple, yet its myths hound people greatly. To save yourself the unnecessary anxiety, read here the most common myths that surround HIV, and review what exactly the fact is.Here’... Read More
Pain is an unpleasant sensation that your brain signals when something goes wrong with your body. It is the nature’s way to tell you to protect yourself. So instead of snuffing the voice of your mind and body, pay attention to what it is trying to convey and try to re... Read More
Are you drinking the elixir of life, ‘water’, in its purest form? Not sure? Read here a few easy methods to test your drinking water for impurities, and also explore some simple ways to purify it at the comfort of your home.Simple tests to detect impurities in drink... Read More
Bad breath is embarrassing, and it is more common than you think. Although bad breath results from poor dental hygiene practices mostly, it might be a sign of an underlying health problem as well. Read here the possible causes of bad breath, medically known as hali... Read More
Snoring isn't just noisy but annoying too. There's nothing worse than the sound of someone snoring if you're trying to fall asleep. Or if it’s you who snore, people may end up teasing you for the loud honking and huffing noise that you make while sleeping! Not only th... Read More
Migraine is not like a typical headache. During a migraine attack, one may experience erratic pain on one side or both the sides of his/her head and can last from 4 - 72 hours or more, if left unattended. It can also trigger the tendency of nausea, vomiting, sensitivity... Read More
Making use of a public toilet makes most of us feel uncomfortable. The thought of touching the toilet seat resplendent with creepy germs is enough to make anyone squirm in disgust. Be it at the office, malls, or restaurants, using a public toilet has never been a pleasa... Read More
Hepatitis B is a highly contagious liver disease caused by the Hepatitis B Virus (HBV). HBV spreads when anyone comes in contact with the infected blood or certain body fluids (like urine or semen) of an infected person. The severity of this infection can range from bei... Read More
Skincare experts all across the world advocate the use of sunscreens. It is certainly a useful advice, as sunscreens play a crucial role in protecting against skin damage, not to mention skin cancer; however, did you know that hyper-cautious approach towards sunscreen m... Read More
Are you troubled with poor sleep? If you find it really hard to fall asleep after a long, busy day, this is for you! Practice these 3 yoga stretches on your bed to establish a relaxing bedtime routine and enjoy a peaceful good night sleep. Paschimottanasana (Q... Read More
Our eyes are the most important sensory organs as these make us capable to see the world. So, maintaining sound vision (eyesight) and eye health throughout our lifetime is absolutely important. While aging, genes, and exposure to hi-tech electronics do affect our vision... Read More
Come monsoons and bacterial or fungal infections become a common sight. Though skin issues are more-or-less a part and parcel of the season, one still needs to be circumspect regarding the rashes that might occur unexpectedly any time of the year.These harmless-looking ... Read More
A - I read your question carefully and I understand your concern. Given the normal MRI and if there are no other symptoms such as throbbing pain or increasingly warm and red skin (which might indicate a...
A - Hi and thanks for query, 1)Please tell me your height age and sex? If you know your body fat percentage you can mention it. You have to take 100 calories less then your maintainance calories. I would...