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London HIV Patient Becomes Second Person To Be Cured Of AIDS

London HIV Patient Becomes Second Person To Be Cured Of AIDS

The case is a proof of the concept that scientists will one day be able to end AIDS, the doctors said, but does not mean a cure for HIV has been found. Some 37 million people worldwide are currently infected with HIV and the AIDS pandemic has killed around 35 million people worldwide since it […]

March 9th, 2019 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Why Do South Asians Have Such High Rates of Heart Disease?

Why Do South Asians Have Such High Rates of Heart Disease?

NEW YORK – Mahendra Agrawal never imagined he would have a heart attack. He followed a vegetarian diet, exercised regularly and maintained a healthy weight. His blood pressure and cholesterol levels were normal. But when Mr. Agrawal experienced shortness of breath in June 2013, his wife urged him to go to a hospital. There, tests […]

March 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Deepika Padukone’s Therapist Anna Chandy Reveals Depression Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

Deepika Padukone’s Therapist Anna Chandy Reveals Depression Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

Take inspiration from Deepika Padukone, who opened up about her struggles with anxiety and depression and the power of getting help. Psychologist Anna Chandy shares the signs to look out for, how to manage your mental health every day and more. Padukone started The Live Love Laugh Foundation, an initiative to end the stigma against […]

February 9th, 2019 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Science Is Making 100-Year life Firmly Within Our Grasp

Science Is Making 100-Year life Firmly Within Our Grasp

According to research published earlier this year in Nature, there are about 500,000 people aged 100 years and above in the world, and the number is going to almost double every decade. There is no limit to longevity.   Rapid strides in medical science and technology over the past two decades have put the once-elusive […]

January 28th, 2019 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Bottling Up Your Emotions Can Affect Your Immunity: Study

Bottling Up Your Emotions Can Affect Your Immunity: Study

Teenagers who suppressed emotions tended to have more inflammation when their immune cells were exposed to a bacterial stimulus in the lab, even in the presence of anti-inflammatory signals.   Teenagers who tend to suppress their emotions or stress can significantly impact their health which can affect their immunity levels later, according to a new […]

January 19th, 2019 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Annual Surrey Health Expo To Be Held On January 26

Annual Surrey Health Expo To Be Held On January 26

SURREY – After many years of producing health-focused trade shows specifically for the South Asian community in Surrey, local business woman Rina Gill executed her broader vision of launching Surrey’s first mainstream trade show focusing on the health, wellness, beauty and fitness industry last Summer. This initiative is important for the community and encourages them […]

January 14th, 2019 | Posted in Health | Read More »

DETOX TEAS: Here’s Everything You Need To Know

DETOX TEAS: Here’s Everything You Need To Know

Are you on a teatox? Many celebrities promote the miraculous benefits of detox teas, but know the facts from the myths before you pick one for yourself.   Recently, host and actor Jameela Jamil criticised rapper Cardi B’s promotions of detox teas on social media. While Cardi B wrote “getting this momma bear bod right” […]

January 14th, 2019 | Posted in Health | Read More »

How To Fix A Nasty Hangover!

How To Fix A Nasty Hangover!

So, you took the party-till-you-drop mantra too seriously last night, huh? And now you have a throbbing headache and nauseating feeling that’s getting the better of you? Well, no need to regret the New Year’s Eve fun because of a hangover.     From ‘how do I stop my head from spinning?’ to ‘will food […]

January 5th, 2019 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Managing Cholesterol Might Help Reduce Risk Of Alzheimer’s Disease

Managing Cholesterol Might Help Reduce Risk Of Alzheimer’s Disease

Examining DNA from more than 1.5 million people, the study showed that risk factors for heart disease such as elevated triglyceride and cholesterol levels (HDL, LDL, and total cholesterol) were genetically related to Alzheimer’s risk. Managing cholesterol might help reduce Alzheimer’s risk, says researchers, including one of Indian-origin, who identified a genetic link between the […]

November 17th, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »

The Common Skincare Mistake That Might Be Damaging Your Face

The Common Skincare Mistake That Might Be Damaging Your Face

According to dermatologists, how you pat your face dry matters more than you think. Here’s why you must ensure you’re using different towels for your face and your body. Most people have a skincare routine that they stick to out of habit. But what if their skincare habits are wrong? For instance, how do you […]

November 10th, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »