The Telegraph
Saturday, October 21, 2017


Chores cut Calories

When he was in college, Sourav Lahiri religiously trained at the gym everyday. Once he landed a job, however, he never found the time. His sedentary job — he is a computer programmer— added to his fitness (or lack thereof) woes. Lahiri......   | Read..

Here a pill, there a pill

Doctor, I have diarrhoea. I took  a tablet of metronidazole (Flagyl, Metrogyl) but it is not better. It always worked before.”...   | Read..

Deadly fats: why are we still having them?

As strange as it may seem, the movement of a single hydrogen atom from one side of a molecule to the other can change a simple, naturally occurring food ingredient into a deadly substance....   | Read..

Transfat in desi food

Samosas, kachoris, pakoras and gathiya contain transfat. Any food cooked in vanaspati oil is loaded with it....   | Read..


Let sleeping kids lie  Children who sleep less may be at increased risk for Type 2 diabetes. British researchers studied 4,525 nine and 10-year olds from varying ethnic backgrounds. On average......   | Read..
Chores cut Calories