January 2, 2014
When your eyes are swollen, but you haven’t been crying…
December 22, 2013
The base of my thumb hurts like crazy. Mom says it’s due to constant texting. If so, can I do something about it?
Sure you can. Throw a rubber band around yo...
Hyderabad, Dec 11
A liver-patient getting a slice of liver from a donor is no news. But a 10-year-old boy with stunted growth, down with acute liver problem, got part (288 gm) of her mother and gave her a right hep...
December 3, 2013
It sounds like carrying coal to Newcastle but a British meditation expert Casper Ingham and his partner Emily Yates are conducting personalised meditation and yoga therapy workshops for CE...
November 14, 2013
When emotions are in a vulnerable state, it’s important to keep the body strong.
October 27, 2013
I love brewing tea with mint leaves. In fact, tea without mint tastes blech! Is having mint daily good or bad for health?
Mint is good, Sudha. It minimizes s...
October 16, 2013
You’re not a bad person if you procrastinate. Psychologists say procrastinators think ‘global’ instead of ‘local’. They think so big that they neglect small important details and since the...
September 14, 2013
Outlets in cities big and small, broadening portfolio of services, a strong brand name and sustained growth even amidst overall spending slowdown, are some of the factors in favour of Talwalkars B...
Mumbai, Feb 22
As India prepares for final certification on being polio-free for three years, another global campaign aimed at eliminating seven neglected diseases has appointed Abhishek Bachchan as its ambassad...
Mumbai, Dec 25
A growing celebrity influence, increasing awareness to take care of one’s appearance, societal pressure and higher awareness levels are all turning out to be potential drivers for the hair transpl...
December 19, 2013
This festive season, embark on a merry healing process. Be both gentle and firm with yourself.
December 5, 2013
Moisture in the ears can breed germs and lead to infection.
Kolkata, Nov. 19
Nivedita Ghosh (27) and her husband spend close to Rs 5,000 a month on fitness and beauty care. The Bangalore-based couple feels a “fit and groomed presence” at the workplace is as...
October 31, 2013
And this, dear friends, is a round-up of rousing reminders. Please follow these practices diligently. They make life feel like a gift to be savoured every day. And as we’ve seen, in fitness and he...
October 17, 2013
I often feel high one day and low on the next even if nothing has gone wrong. Is it possible to feel high 24x7 without a single low?— VijayanI deeply believe you can fee...
September 26, 2013
Please savour exercising as a special experience — the stretching, the twisting, the poetic rhythm, the ‘aha!’ feeling… Talk about how it has benefited you, your fitness, your self-confidence. Hai...
September 12, 2013
I suffer from frequent stomach pain. After various blood tests and a biopsy, it was concluded that I was wheat-intolerant. I was also asked to avoid foods containing gluten. Could you tell me w...