After popular names like Jennifer Lopez and Shahid Kapoor, superstar Rajinikanth's daughter and director Aishwaryaa R. Dhanush is the latest celebrity investor to back SARVA, an Indian yoga and wellness startup. She will also be helping in the growth of Diva Yoga in South India alongside Malaika Arora and Sarvesh Shashi. Aishwaryaa said: "Our modern lifestyle is a cesspool of illnesses
As Monsoons have finally arrived we couldn't be more excited. However, with Monsoons come to a lot of problems. One of such problems is health issues like food poisoning, diarrhea, dysentery and cholera. So in order to avoid getting sick during this romantic season, one needs to avoid eating and drinking some specific food items. So as certain of parts of the country are already witnessing
Actress Jacqueline Fernandez doesn't consider her freckles a problem, but loves them as she has got them from her mother. She opened up about it when she took to Instagram to ask her followers to share their skin problems with her. she posted along with a black and white close-up photograph of her "Open pores, freckles, scars! What are your skin problems? Freckles aren't really a problem for me, I got them from my mum and I actually love them".
Following a vegan diet has gained popularity in the country as people have now decided follow it for ethical reasons. Begin today, but keep patience as the transition will take some time and find tasty substitutes, say experts/. Nitin Dixit and Mohit Yadav Co-founders of Greenr Cafe and Surruchi Joshhi,
Published in the Journal of Functional Foods, the study done on mice found that anxious behavior in the rodents reduced after consuming Matcha powder or Matcha extract.
According to the researchers, the tea's calming effects are due to mechanisms that activate dopamine D1 receptors and serotonin 5-HT1A receptors, both of which are closely related to anxious behavior. Although further epidemiological research is necessary, the results of our study show that Matcha, which has been used as a medici
If you thought moderate drinking would not do you much harm, think again. Researchers have found that quitting alcohol completely may improve mental well-being, especially for women.
Moderate drinking was defined as 14 drinks or less per week for men and 7 drinks or less per week for women. The study found that men and women who were lifetime abstainers had the highest level of mental well-being at the start of the study.
Accordingly a new study suggests that running on a treadmill at least three times a week could help make period pain more manageable and have long-term effects on quality of life.
For this study, published in the journal Contemporary Clinical Trials, 70 women aged from 18 to 43 years participated in supervised workouts on a treadmill three times a week for four weeks, starting the day after the end of their period. They then continued with the treadmill exercise at
Taking medical 'selfies' and sharing them with a doctor empowers and reassures patients and can improve their relationship with the medical practitioner, a research has found. "Healthcare consumers feel this data is valuable, it helps them have a sense of autonomy in their care, improves their view of the service they are being provided and it enhances the relationship between doctor and
Egg lovers please take note. Researchers have warned that eating more than two eggs daily can increase the risk of death and developing cardiovascular diseases. Published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, the study tracked the diets, health and lifestyle habits of nearly 30,000 adults in the US for as long as 31 years.
Eighty five per cent of mothers who participated in a survey demanded a reduction in this year's budget while 81 per cent demanded more schools for children with learning abilities. The study surveyed 1,317 mothers across India with a combination of working mothers (36.9 per cent) and homemakers (66.1 per cent).
Actress Sheena Chohan of Ant Story fame has been vouching for the inclusion of human rights education in schools to make every child an agent for change. Chohan joined hands with the Youth for Human Rights International, a non-profit organization, to teach the youths about human rights. She endorses the inclusion of United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights a historic document
Actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra marked the International Yoga Day with a session with CISF, CRPF and NCC cadets and officials here on Friday, and urged people to make it a part of their daily routine for its many benefits. Early morning on Friday, Shilpa was happy to see a huge turnout at the Gateway of India. An artiste, who has always pushed the idea of wellness, she spoke to the media about the importance of yoga.
Daily Yoga app offers over 500 asanas, more than 200 guided classes of yoga, pilates, meditation, over 50 workout plans and top coaches' workshops that suit people from the beginner to advanced level. "Daily Yoga" integrates with the Apple Health App.
Known for practicing and endorsing yoga worldwide, Shilpa Shetty Kundra has been a follower of yoga for years. She has also released a fitness DVD to promote the benefits of practicing yoga asanas. Her favorite asana is the ‘Suryanamaskar’ that she practices daily morning.
Researchers have found that personal care products such as shampoo, lotion and nail polish in the hands of young children can quickly lead to poisoning or chemical burns-like life-threatening situations.
Published in Clinical Pediatrics journal, the study found that more than 64,600 children below five years of age