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Eating seafood often can increase the risk of exposure to chemicals: Study

Eating seafood often can increase the risk of exposure to chemicals: Study

Understanding this risk-benefit trade-off for seafood consumption is important for people making decisions about diet, especially for vulnerable populations such as pregnant women and children

12 April,2024 05:43 PM IST | London | IANS
Struggling to lose weight? New study states evening exercise may be effective

Struggling to lose weight? New study states evening exercise may be effective

Physical activity in the evening may help offset some of the intolerance and complications associated with diabetes or obesity, known to raise glucose intolerance in the late evening

10 April,2024 02:04 PM IST | Sydney | IANS
Cancer to lifestyle diseases: Homoeopathy for effective treatment of illnesses

Mid-Day Premium Cancer to lifestyle diseases: Homoeopathy for effective treatment of illnesses

On World Homoeopathy Day 2024, two experts answer some frequently asked questions on the effectiveness of homoeopathy and also state why more people should opt for this school of medicine

10 April,2024 09:33 AM IST | Mumbai | Aakanksha Ahire
How often should you check your blood pressure levels?

How often should you check your blood pressure levels?

All hypertensive patients should monitor blood pressure at least once monthly with a digital BP monitor, ideally after 15 mins of rest and cuff tied to mid-arm

09 April,2024 06:01 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS
Shield yourself from heatwave: Mumbai doctor shares tips to stay cool in summer

Shield yourself from heatwave: Mumbai doctor shares tips to stay cool in summer

As mercury is said to touch 40 degrees Celsius in the coming days, Mumbai doctor shares quick tips to shield yourself from extreme heat

08 April,2024 12:56 PM IST | Mumbai | Aakanksha Ahire
Experts urge for increase in budgetary allocation for healthcare in India

Experts urge for increase in budgetary allocation for healthcare in India

The increasing use of artificial intelligence and digital health technologies also holds promise for further enhancing public health

07 April,2024 11:01 AM IST | New Delhi | IANS
Researchers raise alarm over harmful impact of extreme heat on outdoor workers

Researchers raise alarm over harmful impact of extreme heat on outdoor workers

Doing intensive labour in such conditions can raise body heat to a level where it can also cause mortality

07 April,2024 10:40 AM IST | New Delhi | PTI
Doctors caution on heat-related illness as mercury set to reach 40 degrees C

Doctors caution on heat-related illness as mercury set to reach 40 degrees C

As mercury is set to reach 40 degrees Celsius, doctors on Saturday advised caution on heat-related illness

06 April,2024 01:21 PM IST | Mumbai | IANS
Free health check-ups held for police, teachers, senior citizens and media

Free health check-ups held for police, teachers, senior citizens and media

Police officers, teachers and media professionals often face significant health issues due to their erratic schedules and long working hours

05 April,2024 03:27 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Experts warn of deadly bird flu pandemic 100 times worse than Covid-19

Experts warn of deadly bird flu pandemic 100 times worse than Covid-19

Around 52 per cent of humans who have contracted H5N1 since 2003 have died, according to the World Health Organization

05 April,2024 11:16 AM IST | New York | ANI

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