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Explore the science of pranayama

Pranayama is a Sanskrit word comprising two words — prana, meaning breath of life (energy), and ayama, m...

Mind matters: Answers to your mental health queries

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Fun way to train muscles

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Masks: when to change?

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Couples sleep better

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Reporting suicide is a complex matter

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Health  /  Published 04.07.20

Explore the science of pranayama

Over the years, researchers have found scientific evidence on the health effects of pranayama such as stress relief, cardiovascular and respiratory improvement and enhanced cognition. However, there a...
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Health  /  Published 04.07.20

Mind matters: Answers to your mental health queries

My daughter-in-law had her baby three months ago. She had an easy, normal delivery and is breastfeeding the baby. We also have a dedicated domestic help to help with the baby and the whole family pitc...
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India  /  Published 03.07.20

ICMR aims to launch indigenous Covid vaccine by Aug 15

Aiming to launch an indigenous Covid-19 vaccine by August 15, the Indian Council of Medical Research has written to select medical institutions and hospitals to fast-track clinical trial approvals for...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.07.20

Health ministry revises home isolation guidelines

As a large number of people showing no symptoms being detected for Covid-19, the Union health ministry on Thursday revised the home isolation guidelines to include asymptomatic positive patients in th...
By PTI in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 01.07.20

Masks: when to change?

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Health  /  Published 01.07.20

Fun way to train muscles

Finally, bear in mind that to our muscles, weight is weight, Walker pointed out, whether it comes in the form of a barbell or a boulder — our biceps, glutes, quads and other muscles will strengt...
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Health  /  Published 01.07.20

Couples sleep better

Women have more Alzheimer’s disease-related changes in the brain than men, and this may be linked to hormonal disruptions at menopause, researchers say. “About two-thirds of people living ...
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Science  /  Published 29.06.20

Pradyot Kumar Sen Gupta: The birdman of Bengal

Long before every amateur photographer started to inundate social media with colourful shots of birds, Sen Gupta used to roam around Santiniketan, Calcutta’s Salt Lake and the sprawling mango or...
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India  /  Published 29.06.20

Covid: single-day high, slowdown in states

India on Sunday recorded another highest-ever single-day rise of 19,906 new coronavirus cases amid signals from an epidemiological analysis that the growth in numbers of active patients has slowed dow...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 28.06.20

Fitness basics

When we exercise, the levels of thousands of substances in our bloodstream rise and drop, according to an eye-opening new study of the immediate, interior impacts of working out. The study is the most...
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