Why number of diabetes patients is increasing in India?

India is diabetes capital of the world with projected population 80 millions diabetic by 2030..

Diabetes : Does excessive sugar intake causes diabetes ?

It is a common misunderstanding  that  free sugars or sweet tasting  food can rapidly el..

Obesity : Walking for weight loss

Researchers have reported that countries where people walk a lot , have lesser in..

Obesity: How to monitor body weight for weight loss?

With  approximately two-thirds of the adult population being  overweight or obese. its im..

Indoor Air Pollution: How to protect your family from its effects ?

Indoor air pollution is important cause of various breathing problems like asthma , bronchiti..

15 must know facts about Typhoid fever

Typhoid fever is a serious condition. These are 15 must know facts about the dise..

Water purification at home : Must know facts for everyone

The WHO estimates that 94% of these diarrheal disease cases are preventable by access to sa..

Scientifically proven health risks of excessive mobile phone use

" The excessive use of mobile phones can be harmful" , is no more a mere hypothesis. Recent s..

4D Ultrasound for sex determination

Four-dimensional (4D) ultrasound (real-time volume sonography), a technology, started in de..

Medical Abortions in India : Need for a policy change

In a study published in the prestigious journal,  Lancet Global Health, 2018, Kirti Iyenga..