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Save the elders

The call at our helpline came late at night. The person at the other end was silent. Calling back yielded no r...

Breathe in life

We breathe to stay alive. The rate of breathing can be up to 60 times a minute at birth. This then falls to 12...
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Initiating talks on menstrual hygiene

Sanfe, set up by IIT Delhi graduates Archit Agarwal and Harry Sehrawat, and Sirona Hygiene by Deep Bajaj (CEO ...

Mind Matters with Minu Budhia

I am a 14-year-old boy and have been at home and studying online since the last lockdown. My parents barely al...

Vitamin D: Culprit for slouch

My mother slouches when she sits and stands. A slouch is bad for respiration — it does not give the lun...

Skincare during the pandemic

There is no doubt that  Covid-19 has changed our lives forever. As the pandemic progresses, we are growin...

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Health  /  Published 15.06.21

Breathe in life

We breathe to stay alive. The rate of breathing can be up to 60 times a minute at birth. This then falls to 12-16 times during adolescence and remains that through life. In the process of breathing, w...
By Dr Gita Mathai in

Health  /  Published 15.06.21

Save the elders

HelpAge India, Agewell Foundation, Alzheimer’s and Related Disorders Society of India (ARDSI) ...
By Dr Sanchari Mukhopadhyay, Dr Debanjan Banerjee in

Health  /  Published 14.06.21

Initiating talks on menstrual hygiene

Only 36 per cent of women in India use sanitary pads during periods. Millions of women go through period cramps but they don’t talk about it. Poor public sanitisation for women in India is leadi...
By Saionee Chakraborty in

Health  /  Published 12.06.21

Mind Matters with Minu Budhia

I am a 14-year-old boy and have been at home and studying online since the last lockdown. My parents barely allow me to go out anywhere — only to the terrace or balcony and for weekly drives to ...
By Minu Budhia in

Health  /  Published 10.06.21

Day’s Covid Q: Is lung damage reversible?

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By Our Health Desk in

Health  /  Published 10.06.21

Walk the right way

Maximise the benefits of walking, keeping a few simple tips in mind. SHOES: Go for walking shoes. Some running shoes may be all right for walking, but walking shoes are of special benefit. They&rsquo...
By The Telegraph in

Health  /  Published 09.06.21

Vitamin D: Culprit for slouch

My mother slouches when she sits and stands. A slouch is bad for respiration — it does not give the lungs enough space to expand. It looks bad too. The slouch may be due to a lack of Vitamin D ...
By Dr Gita Mathai in

Health  /  Published 07.06.21

Covid in Children: Queries Answered

Thousands of children have been infected with the coronavirus in the second wave of the pandemic in India, leaving parents worried about their young ones. Dr Janaki Ballav Pradhan, MD, DM Neonatology,...
By ABP Digital Brand Studio in

Health  /  Published 05.06.21

Skincare during the pandemic

Covid-19 has majorly affected how we live our lives. Some of these changes are now an integral part of our life, like wearing masks, using hand sanitisers and washing hands often. There have been exte...
By Dr Ishad Aggarwal in

Health  /  Published 05.06.21

Fuel for recovery

Restore the gut: Infection and treatment with antibiotics can alter your healthy gut bacteria. This can increase inflammation in the body. Probiotic can also help restore immunity. Include probiotic-r...
By Hena Nafis in


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