All about the goodness of tender coconut,
On what’s right and what’s not during the summer
The word constipation is derived from the Latin word ‘constipare’, meaning to crowd together. The term constipation includes a wide range of symptoms and signs. Studies have shown poor consumption of fluids as the second independent risk factor. These results support the observation that constipation is a ‘summer disease’ that may be treated by increasing […]
Your queries on electing for a surgery in summer answered.
By Dr. Madhu Thottappillil, Sports Medicine and Ergonomics Specialist According to a recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), poor physical fitness in childhood is associated with the development of risk factors for cardiovascular disease such as diabetes and high blood pressure. In the study, researchers discovered that young […]
Essential tips on how you can take care of your kids from common heat associated ailments- so the li’l ones just enjoy summer!
Proper skin care during summer is crucial. Control of body temperature through sweat production is essential for life. The maintenance of our body temperature at 37°C is vital to many biochemical reactions. Normally, the body stays cool by letting heat escape through the skin and by evaporating sweat (perspiration), which helps cool the skin and […]
By Consultant Nutritionist and Dietitian Dharini Krishnan Summer is in full swing. Everybody is trying to beat the heat with every method available. Some have gone to the hill stations, only to come back to this heat. Some have installed coolers or air conditioners to feel cool at the hottest part of the day. Apart […]
Climate changes and its effect on our sleep patterns.
All about your favourite fruit of the season.