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30 August, 2018 7:20 AM What Is The Safe Limit To Drinking? Is There One? Find Out Here

There is no 'safest level' of drinking, a new study has claimed. The study has raised speculations about dangers of even very low levels of alcohol consumption. Red wine is believed to be good for health. It is believed that people on a weight loss regime can also include red wine in their diet. However, alcohol in no form is touted to be healthy now. According 37

22 August, 2018 10:48 AM Bakra Eid 2018: Health Benefits of Goat Meat You Must Know This Eid-ul-Adha

Happy Bakra Eid 2018: On the occasion of Bakra Eid, goat meat is cooked and distributed among the poor, friends and family. Goat meat is one of the highest quality protein and is also rich in iron. Today, August 22, Bakra Eid 2018 is being celebrated. Also known as Bakrid or Eid-ul-Adha, Bakra Eid is a significant festival celebrated by followers of Islam 72

13 April, 2018 2:00 PM 7 Foods With The Highest Iron Content Ever

Spinach may not give you the anchor-like strong arms like Popeye for fighting villains like Bluto. But there is one thing it surely can give you and that is iron. Iron is usually deemed as a metal which may not be relevant to your health. But iron is available in two forms; the metal form and the mineral form, and the latter is what you need. If we look at the functions 174

12 March, 2018 12:01 PM 7 Foods To Increase Blood Platelets

When your skin is wounded, platelets clump together to form clots to stop bleeding. However, when you do not have enough blood platelets in your body, blood clots cannot form. Blood is made up of various types of cells, namely red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets, also known thrombocytes. A lack of platelets in your body may cause symptoms 407

7 February, 2017 9:05 AM Here’s why you should eat more Pasta

People who regularly eat pasta -- the fundamental component of Italian Mediterranean cuisine -- may have better diet quality, greater intake of vitamin and minerals and can better manage blood sugar levels, compared to those who do not eat pasta, new research shows. People who regularly eat pasta — the fundamental component of Italian Mediterranean cuisine 52

31 January, 2017 4:34 AM Three Essential Nutrients for Every Pregnant Woman

The amount of protein required by your body increases during pregnancy to help develop the baby and the placenta (the organ which connects the developing baby with the wall of the uterus). Protein also helps fight against nausea and the fatigue that pregnant women feel due to anemia. 90% of pregnant women in India suffer from protein deficiency. Check 217

26 January, 2017 8:34 AM Vitamin B12 deficiency during pregnancy linked to increased risk of preterm birth

London: Pregnant women who do not eat meat, dairy products or eggs may be at risk of giving birth to preterm babies, says a study. This is because of a deficiency of a particular vitamin – B12 - which our body cannot produce and is only found in animal products such as as meat, milk and eggs. "In countries where vegetarian diets predominate, such as in India 232

19 September, 2016 11:41 PM Man carries pregnant wife on shoulder

Rayagada: Making a mockery of the Janani Suraksha Yojana of the Odisha government yet again, a pregnant woman reached Kalyansinghpur Community Health Centre (CHC) in Rayagada district today after being carried on the shoulder of her husband today as the 102 ambulance did not turn up in time. According to reports, Bangari Praska, a pregnant woman of Kansharikhola 36

31 May, 2016 9:49 AM Live chat: HIV through bad blood transfusions

4:57 p.m.: Welcome to The Hindu's live chat on HIV through contaminated blood transfusions. 5:00 p.m.: With us today, we have our Health and Science Editor Vidya Krishnan, Chapal Mehra, Senior Director, Global Health Strategies, Leena Menghaney, HIV activist and lawyer, and Dr. Shobini Rajan, Assistant Director General, NACO. Welcome the fact that NACO made the data public 164

27 September, 2015 6:54 PM Dengue claims three more lives

New Delhi: Three more persons, including a 13-year-old boy, have died due to dengue in the capital, according to hospitals in the city. Phatam (13) was admitted to the medicine ward of AIIMS on September 22 in a very critical condition having internal bleeding and died of dengue shock syndrome yesterday afternoon, said AIIMS authorities. Other victims 35