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IN PHOTOS: Why this doctor hosted a disco bash for neuro-rehab patients

IN PHOTOS: Why this doctor hosted a disco bash for neuro-rehab patients

After battling a traumatic brain injury for two years, eye surgeon Ankuj Tinna has decided to break free from his locomotor constraints. In an uplifting move, the DJ doctor spun groovy beats for fellow patients at Mumbai's neurological rehabilitation centre, Atharv Ability, BKC. Here is how it transpired 

10 July,2024 10:58 AM IST | Ainie Rizvi
Top lifestyle stories of the week: Alia Bhatt turns an author

Top lifestyle stories of the week: Alia Bhatt turns an author

This week, we discuss health issues like Alka Yagnik’s nerve hearing loss and Alia Bhatt’s authorship debut. Our food section spotlights immunity-boosting drinks and Thecha innovations. Plus, check out the latest GenZ dating trends from simmer dating to blank canvassing. Scroll for more

23 June,2024 09:52 AM IST | Editor
Five preventive health tips to follow during monsoon to fight off viruses

Five preventive health tips to follow during monsoon to fight off viruses

Monsoon invites various diseases such as malaria, dengue fever, and common cold and flu. Maintaining hygiene becomes crucial to preventing falling sick

05 June,2024 08:49 PM IST | Editor
Cuts on 4,000-yr-old skulls reveal ancient Egyptians tried to treat cancer

Cuts on 4,000-yr-old skulls reveal ancient Egyptians tried to treat cancer

The study shows cut marks on the skulls which reveal the extent of traumatological and oncological treatments practised by the ancient Egyptians

31 May,2024 05:05 PM IST | Editor
Going through menopause? Here are five tips to follow for optimal health

Going through menopause? Here are five tips to follow for optimal health

Menopause is a natural process that women usually experience in their late 40’s. In menopause, women do not experience periods or menstrual cycles for more than 12-14 months

21 May,2024 06:04 PM IST | Editor
High blood pressure in your 20s? 5 lifestyle modifications to make right now

High blood pressure in your 20s? 5 lifestyle modifications to make right now

Hypertension, once believed to primarily afflict older adults, is increasingly affecting young adults, even those in their twenties. It's imperative to make key lifestyle modifications to effectively manage blood pressure early on 

17 May,2024 08:08 PM IST | Aakanksha Ahire
What is the autoimmune disorder ‘lupus’ that affects women more than men

What is the autoimmune disorder ‘lupus’ that affects women more than men

People with lupus are more susceptible to infection, cancer, and bone tissue death, since the disease and its therapies can impair the immune system. Lupus also raises complications in pregnancy problems

12 May,2024 02:53 PM IST | Editor
Kokum butter: Lesser known hacks for skin-lightening

Kokum butter: Lesser known hacks for skin-lightening

Adding to the list of natural skincare ingredients is a lesser-known marvel: the Kokum fruit. Apart from being a common kitchen item, Kokum serves as an excellent emollient that shields the skin from oxidative stress and environmental aggressors, shares Namrata Naik, a Mumbai-based skin expert and National Technical Educator at Biosoft

04 May,2024 01:29 PM IST | Editor
What are the common symptoms of heatstroke?

What are the common symptoms of heatstroke?

Heatstroke occurs when the body can no longer control its temperature. The body's temperature rises rapidly, the sweating mechanism fails, and the body fails to cool down

23 April,2024 08:06 PM IST | Editor
IN PHOTOS: 7 things a person with haemophilia should always have in their bag

IN PHOTOS: 7 things a person with haemophilia should always have in their bag

Every year, World Haemophilia Day is observed on April 17 to raise awareness about the genetic blood disorder and other blood-related disorders affecting people around the globe. While treatment is the only option to deal with it, Mumbai experts say there are some things that people can keep in their bag at all times

22 April,2024 04:33 PM IST | Nascimento Pinto

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