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Health Benefits Of Drinking Cinnamon Water

Cinnamon is a kind of spice that not only used in baking process but also quiet useful in medical and beauty treatment. The name Cinnamon comes from a species of trees. his spice has been turned to powder for treatment of respiratory illness, gynecological issue and digestive problems in ancient times and nowadays people use cinnamon oil for aromatherapy since it produces light, mildly spicy-sweet, and somewhat citrus aroma. So, […]

Take efforts to seek help for depression: Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone speaking on ‘Making mental wellness a boardroom priority’ at the World Congress on Information Technology and Nasscom India Leadership Forum on Wednesday. Deepika Padukone said she was not afraid to fail and not afraid to talk about the way she feels. She believes that success and failure are all part of life and everybody fails at one point in their life. “I am at a stage in my […]

Health Benefits of Belpatra (Bilva Leaves)

Signifying all the three eyes of Hindu deity, Lord Shiva, Belpatra or the Bilva leaves is one of the most important thing in Lord Shiva’s worshiping. It also signifies the Trinity, actually holy trinity of Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh (Shiva).  Belpatra having miraculous and numerous health benefits. Antimicrobial functions Bael is said to have anti fungal and anti viral properties, due to which it is used in treating a number […]

Mystery of 'Screaming mummy', that baffled experts for 132 years, solved

In 1881, archaeologists came across Deir El Bahri valley which hid the mummies of some of the greatest Egyptian pharaohs – Rameses the Great, Seti I and Tuthmosis III. Five years later, they came across the mummy of a young man – his hands and feet bound, face contorted in extreme pain. Named as the ‘Screaming Mummy’, this Egyptian corpse baffled scientists and discoverers for more than a century. After […]

Health Benefits of Millets

Millets are tiny, spherical grains. These come in different colors like white, gray, yellow and even deep red. The botanical name of millet is Eleusine Coracana. According to archaeologists, millet was first cultivated in East Asia as far as 10,000 years back. Millet is filled with nutrients. It contains around 15 % of protein and is rich in fiber. It is a rich source of Vitamin E, B complex, niacin, […]

World Epilepsy Day: All you need to know about the disease

Approximately 50 million people currently live with epilepsy worldwide. According to the WHO, epilepsy accounts for about 0.5% of the global burden of disease. Even though it is one of the world’s oldest recognized conditions, fear and misunderstanding have created a social stigma around it that continues to be manifested as discrimination against people with the disorder. This chronic non-communicable condition is a brain disorder that can affect a person […]

Early diagnosis is a must to treat cervical cancer

Cervical cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among women in India. Yet, the stigma of having examined by a doctor puts women in India at a higher risk of being diagnosed for cervical cancer at a later stage. Only 25.3% women in urban areas and 20.7% in rural areas have their cervix examined according to the National Health and Family Survey 4 (2015-16). What is cervical cancer? […]

Health Benefits Of Sesame Oil

Sesame oil is extracted from sesame seeds. Sesamum indicum is the scientific name given for sesame seeds and is one of the oils which is used since ancient lore.The use of sesame seeds dates back to the ancient Egyptian era around 1500 B.C, when it was used to treat pain. In China, it is said to have been in use for food and medicinal purposes for more than 3000 years. […]

Bacteria in milk associated with risk of rheumatoid arthritis

Milk has always been synonymous with good, improved bone health and bone density due to the rich amount of calcium it contains. However, a study has associated it with rheumatoid arthritis, saying that the condition can be triggered because of the bacteria present in milk. A strain of bacteria commonly found in milk may be a trigger for developing rheumatoid arthritis in people who are genetically at risk, researchers said. […]

Health Benefits of Jujube Fruit

Jujube is a general name of Ziziphus jujuba. In other name jujube called as red date palm, Chinese date palm, Korean date palm, or Indian date palm. In the culinary world, jujube is still fresh or dried often used as candy. Sometimes jujube is also used as juice. In some countries, jujube is fetched and used as an additional ingredient in baking. There are also dried and made sweets. Consuming […]