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This summer, detox with infused water

This summer, detox with infused water

'Water is the only drink for a wise man' - Henry David Thoreau.

From our very childhood, we know that drinking large amount of water is necessary to keep fit and ourselves hydrated, avoiding illness.

Mostly, instead of normal water, we crave for juices and soft drinks, because of the flavour and fizz. But we forget, these flavoured, artificial drinks harm our body.

What if you could drink flavoured water, which does not harm your body, rather helps you stay healthy?

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A more sensitive blood test for speedy heart attack diagnosis

A more sensitive blood test for speedy heart attack diagnosis

The sooner a heart attack is diagnosed, the better it is. And so, a team of researchers has come up with a blood test that can quickly and accurately tell in minutes if a patient has had a heart attack.

Scientists from King's College London developed a new blood test that is more sensitive in detecting damaged heart muscle caused by a heart attack.

The team investigated how many heart muscle cells needed to die before they could be detected in the blood stream.

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Everything you need to know about 'Tennis Elbow'

Everything you need to know about 'Tennis Elbow'

Tennis elbow is a common problem among sportsperson, caused by the overuse of the hand muscles including arm and forearm.

However this problem has nothing to do with Tennis! It got its name because this problem is very common amongst the tennis players.

Sportsmen like Sachin Tendulkar (Indian Cricketer), Stuart Clark (Cricket Bowler, Australia) and Jim Vanek (Tennis Pro) struggled a lot because of Tennis Elbow, which is also referred to as ' Golfer's elbow'!

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Heart flown from Delhi to Chennai, longest distance haul in India

Heart flown from Delhi to Chennai, longest distance haul in India

Heart of a deceased civilian of the Indian Airforce in Delhi was flown to Chennai recently, to save life of an old man, who was awaiting a suitable heart for transplantation.

It is the longest haul of donated tissue in India, covering a distance of more than 2,000 kilometres, which has an average flying time two hours and 40 minutes. A donated heart has to be implanted into the recipient within four hours of its retrieval; hence government and private entities came forward to support this noble cause.

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Expert lauds the passing of Mental Healthcare Bill in LS

Expert lauds the passing of Mental Healthcare Bill in LS

Expressing her delight over the passing of Mental Healthcare bill in the Lok Sabha, a therapist thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the elected representatives for taking an initiative for people who are struggling with mental issue.

While talking to ANI, Shipra Dawar, founder and CEO, ePsyclinic - a mental health entrepreneur said, "I feel proud today that mental health bill has been passed in Lok Sabha. It's truly a landmark event and we welcome the change of the government

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Video games help to fight depression?

Video games help to fight depression?

Do you know video game can be an effective treatment if your child is undergoing depression?

A new UC Davis study carries it a step further, though, finding that when the video game users were messaged reminders, they played the game more often and in some cases increased the time spent playing.

"Through the use of carefully designed persuasive message prompts ... mental health video games can be perceived and used as a more viable and less attrition-ridden treatment option," according to the study.

Choose sunscreen according to your skin tone

Choose sunscreen according to your skin tone

Sun protection is essential throughout the year, but it gets yet more important during the summers. Protecting the skin from excessive exposure is the only way to prevent it from aging, sun burns, and skin discoloration. The ultimate solution of any sun protection regimen is the proper and regular use of a high SPF sunscreen.

Monica Sood, MD of TBC by Nature tells the ideal sunscreen for each individual skin type:

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World Tuberculosis Day: Rising need to increase awareness among kids

World Tuberculosis Day: Rising need to increase awareness among kids

Ranking above HIV and malaria, health experts on the occasion of World Tuberculosis day, called for an increase in public awareness on the rising cases of TB among children.

Challenges in diagnosis and delayed treatment results in two to seven percent rise in TB cases among children in India

Six countries account for 60 percent of the total TB deaths, with India leading the count, followed by Indonesia, China, Nigeria, Pakistan and South Africa.

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World Tuberculosis Day 2017 - Unite to End TB: Leave No One Behind

World Tuberculosis Day 2017 - Unite to End TB: Leave No One Behind

Tuberculosis is one of the top 10 causes of death across the globe, ranking above HIV and malaria. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), in 2015, there were 10.4 million new cases of TB worldwide.

Six countries account for 60% of the total TB deaths, with India leading the count, followed by Indonesia, China, Nigeria, Pakistan and South Africa. As per WHO, each year about 2.2 million people develop TB in India and an estimated 220,000 die from the disease.

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Give a tappa to your taste-buds with a boho appeal!

Give a tappa to your taste-buds with a boho appeal!

Have you ever imagined of a chat in between watermelon sliders? Or Jalebi in form of churros with cinnamon sugar sprinkled on it?

If not, then get ready for experiencing a bounce on your palate, as 'Punjab Grill Tappa,' as the name suggests, brings to you a young, perky and unique restaurant, designed specially to appeal to the global bohemian travellers.

It is the newest addition by ' Lite Bite Foods,' one of India's largest F&B operators, in Gurgaon's Cyber Hub.

The restaurant stands out with its classy exteriors and a comfortable outdoor seating as well.

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