Gently down the stream

A beginner’s guide to a long-neglected workout machine...

Typhoid decoded

Ten per cent of fever cases in India at present are laboratory confirmed to be typhoid...

Fight the flu

Chronic stress can reduce the body’s response to infections and vaccines while increasing inflammation...

What is that awful smell?

Do you have bad breath? Check it out...

Choke the carbs

The Telegraph writes about a diet that has captured the imagination of many...

How many miles must one walk...

The Telegraph answers health queries of individuals ...

Health  /  Published 01.12.18

PCOS: A lifestyle disorder

PCOS can be triggered by a sedentary lifestyle and lack of nutritional food...
By Shikha Prakash

Health  /  Published 27.11.18

Get your health queries answered

From fighting headaches to preventing flu, your questions answered by a doctor...
By Dr Gita Mathai

Health  /  Published 27.11.18

The art of healing

Instead of depending heavily on diagnostic tools, doctors should fall back on old favourites — clinical examination and patient history. ...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

Science  /  Published 23.11.18

Flu? Learn from ants and take leave

To prevent infection from spreading, contaminated and uncontaminated ants avoid each other within colonies...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 08.08.18

Fishy tale

Giving up fish might be unthinkable for some people but that is what Rinku Samanta advocates...
By TT Bureau

Health  /  Published 08.08.18

A face less equal

Q I feel that my face is asymmetrical and I am very self-conscious about it....
By YOUR HEALTH - ?Dr Gita Mathai

Health  /  Published 05.09.18

Yes, you do look fat

Your Health...
By Dr Gita Mathai

Health  /  Published 28.08.18

A private pain

Labelling hoarding a mental disorder may help those suffocating under the weight of their stuff, says Susannah Walker...

Health  /  Published 02.09.18

Keep moving

Physical activity tends to decline during adolescence. This is particularly evident when one reaches puberty. During puberty, adolescents go through both physical and psychosocial changes. ...
By Kaushik Talukdar

Health  /  Published 08.05.19

Vaccination: why and how

In India, and many developed countries, some parents are not vaccinating their children out of ignorance or because they do not think it necessary...
By Dr Gita Mathai


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