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Air quality in Delhi ‘very poor’

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 | New Delhi |  The air quality in the national capital was recorded under the ‘very poor’ category on Sunday, while shallow fog in some areas reduced visibility, affecting the traffic movement. The System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR) said the Air Quality Index (AQI) in the national capital was 324 […]

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Diabetes management: Nutritionist busts five common myths

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Diabetes, a chronic metabolic condition that is characterised by high blood-sugar levels, affects around 422 million people worldwide, according to the World Health Organisation. However, despite being a common condition today, diabetes continues to have various myths associated with it. From eating certain foods to avoiding many others, people tend to mismanage the disease a […]

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Are egg yolks unhealthy? Expert shares five diet myths and facts

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Many people think that dieting it all about starving oneself or consuming only bland, boiled food. But is it so? Dietitian Ruchita Batra shared an Instagram post recently listing some of the common diet myths, and how to deal with them. Fact: Milk-based products contain all sorts of nutrients and active compounds, including calcium, vitamin […]

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Dengue: Centre Sends Expert Teams To 9 States, UTs Reporting High Number Of Cases

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NEW DELHI : The Union health ministry has sent expert teams to nine states and union territories, which are reporting a high number of dengue cases. The expert teams will support the states in public health measures for control and management of the dengue disease. Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya during a review meeting on […]

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What to do if you experience postmenopausal bleeding?

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Post menopausal bleeding is defined as any bleeding or spotting that occurs after a year of cessation of menstrual cycles (periods). The normal age of menopause can vary from 40-55 years of age in the Indian population, and is largely dependent on one’s genetic makeup. According to Dr Geeth Monnappa, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, Fortis […]

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