HEALTH | Five Facts on World AIDS day

HEALTH | Five Facts on World AIDS day

1. World AIDS Day takes place on the 1st December each year. It’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. Founded in 1988, World AIDS Day was the first ever global […]

HEALTH | Eat garlic to fight chronic infections

HEALTH | Eat garlic to fight chronic infections

WASHINGTON D.C. [USA], November 29, 2017: Garlic can help you fight chronic infections, a study suggests. Ajoene, an active sulphurous compound found in the pungent vegetable, when combined with antibiotics helps break down a bacteria’s defenses. ‘We really believe this method can lead to treatment of patients, who otherwise have poor prospects. Because chronic infections […]

TNT FEATURE | Keeping alive the stories behind Naga Cuisine with Chef Joel Basumatari

TNT FEATURE | Keeping alive the stories behind Naga Cuisine with Chef Joel Basumatari

SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | November 18, 2017 “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” — Virginia Woolf, A Room of One’s Own Good food is often said to be directly proportional to a person’s mood and thereby to his over all existence. After all, it is food that determines our […]

Health>>The Health Benefits of Working out

Health>>The Health Benefits of Working out

~~ By Maegan Jones All the ways our bodies benefit from a consistent workout routine. I’m writing this article after a new workout that I’ve added to a few days of my working week — a 20 to 30-minute low-intensity yoga session at lunch time. I’ve noticed that since I’ve incorporated this into my week, I’ve […]

Health>> Some Facial Creams Can Even Cause Death: Scientists

Health>> Some Facial Creams Can Even Cause Death: Scientists

Bengaluru Sept 26,2017: Some popular brands of facial creams that are advertised as containing “activated carbon” for better results can be harmful to the skin and even cause death, scientists say. Application of such face creams may bring quick results and prolonged use could be disastrous, warns a study by researchers at the Indian Institute of […]

Meghalaya: Breakthrough in Malaria Research through Shillong’s Centre for Study of Complex Malaria soon!

Meghalaya: Breakthrough in Malaria Research through Shillong’s Centre for Study of Complex Malaria soon!

Shillong, September 24, 2017: A stakeholder engagement and launch event was organized by the Indian Institute of Public Health Shillong (IIPH) in collaboration with the Department of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of Meghalaya at the State Convention Centre in Shillong. The Centre for the Study of Complex Malaria was launched by P.W.Ingty, IAS, Additional […]