Irritable bowel syndrome is a common gastro-intestinal issue affecting a large number of people. IBS is any feeling of pain in stomach for which one cannot assign a cause like swelling in intestine or stomach. The condition may last lifelong and patients suffer from symptoms like stomach pain, abdominal bloating, constipation among other digestive issues. So, far, the exact cause of IBS has not been fully understood but what experts know is that it has certain triggers like increase in stress, eating spicy foods, caffeinated drinks or alcohol. IBS is more common in people over 40 years of age but can even affect young people.
“One of the causes of headaches, which are the most prevalent issue, is having a lot of stress in the muscles in your neck and shoulders. Yoga can benefit those who suffer from headaches by providing additional alleviation, according to research,” read an excerpt of Sarvesh Shashi’s recent Instagram post.
If you have a kid and you are considering adopting a pet, it's probably not a bad idea. Kids connect instinctively with pets and there may be many reasons behind it. Your canine or feline friends love unconditionally and give all their attention to the little one making them feel special. Pets are the perfect companions for your kids and they are unlikely to feel lonely in their presence. Studies show that pets can reduce cortisol levels, combat loneliness, improve mood, and increase feelings of social support. Apart from mental health, there are also several physical health benefits for your child to have a pet at home from improved immunity to increased activity levels.
The treatment for HIV is a combination of drugs taken daily called antiretroviral therapy (ART). ART was first introduced in many developed countries in the mid-1990s, but only became available in developing countries around 2003, when international funding lowered distribution costs.
As the cold weather sets in, there's nothing more comforting than a warm and hearty meal. The slow cooker is the perfect kitchen tool to help you create delicious and comforting winter dishes. With its hands-off cooking method, it allows you to prepare meals ahead of time, making it easier to enjoy a delicious dinner even on busy weeknights. We've compiled a list of some delicious slow cooker recipes that are perfect for winter comfort food. These dishes are easy to make, packed with flavour, and guaranteed to warm you up from the inside out. So, gather your ingredients, set your slow cooker, and let's get cooking!
On Thursday (IST), designer siblings Nanna and Simon Wick presented their Autumn/Winter 2023 collection at the Copenhagen Fashion Week. The designers broke all preconceived notions about the runway shows as co-founder Simon Wick's partner Sarah Dahl stood up to close the show. She was sitting alongside the guests on a table with wine-stained linens, candles burning low, and half-eaten plates of food. And then, she surprised everyone as she began her walk and took all the dinner utensils with her because the tail of the dress was the tablecloth itself. Watch the vide inside.
Cancer cases across the globe have been on rise and lifestyle factors play a significant role in this increase. A World Health Organization (WHO) report released in 2020 said 1 in 10 Indians will develop cancer in their lifetime and 1 in 15 will die of it. In India the sharp rise in cancer have been associated with factors like being overweight, tobacco and alcohol consumption, sedentary lifestyle and lack of exercise. As per the cancer registry data, it is estimated that there will be about 800,000 new cancers cases in India every year and there is likely to be 3 times this load i.e about 240,000 cases. Many of the cancers are preventable if people modify their lifestyle and avoid harmful habits that are increasing their risk of getting this dreaded disease.
Alzheimer's disease and related dementias (ADRD) is a growing public health crisis, with an annual global cost of more than $1 trillion US. There has been increasing evidence that social isolation is associated with an increased risk of ADRD, but the links between social lifestyle and other known ADRD risk factors are less well understood.
Jewellery is an indispensable part of bridal wear. Indian necklaces are renowned for their intricate designs, use of precious stones, and traditional gold and silver work. In this wedding season, brides can add a touch of elegance to their bridal look by incorporating some of the must-have pieces. Reflecting on the changing times that are shaping our world today where a more conscious spirit drives the consumer’s sentiment. We are seeing a huge shift towards building a more classic, versatile and functional wardrobe even for weddings. Jewellery pieces are an important part of the Indian wedding culture and will help the bride stand out on her special day.
Aloo Gobhi is a flavorful dish that is quick and easy to make. It is a great way to get your daily dose of vegetables and protein. The dish is made with potatoes, cauliflower, and a variety of spices. The combination of these ingredients creates a unique flavour that is sure to tantalize your taste buds.
On Wednesday, the paparazzi clicked Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli at the airport. The pictures and videos showed Anushka and Virat, who returned from Rishikesh, dressed in stylish coordinated athleisure fits. The couple is known for keeping their airport sartorial choices comfy and chic. And this look ticked all the boxes in these departments. While Anushka wore a blue sweatshirt and jogger pants set, Virat complemented her in a black tee, matching pants and a jacket. Read our download on their jet-set fits.
Sepsis is a leading cause of hospitalization and death worldwide. Each year in the U.S., about 1.7 million people develop sepsis, an extreme immune response to an infection in the bloodstream that can spread throughout the whole body and lead to organ failure and possibly death.
People who are brought up amidst difficulties and challenges, and do not have much to cherish about their childhoods, often end up becoming tough and difficult individuals with emotional issues in their adult relationships. Being an invisible child can also be difficult for children, who end up being easy and responsible from a very early stage in their lives. Addressing this, Psychologist Nicole LePera shared the reasons of being an invisible child, and how it can impact us later in life.
For the picture, Shamita played muse to fashion designer house Pretty Little Thing and picked a slip gown from the shelves of the designer house. Shamita decked up in the gown featuring bodycon details, as it hugged her shape and showed off her curves. The gown also came with a cut-out detail at one side of the waist and a thigh high slit.
"Consuming heavy meals or high fibrous foods, water retention due to stress, lack of sleep, menstrual cycle, etc. are all factors that cause bloating. It is basically trapped gas in the stomach and intestines,” Anshuka Parwani noted down a few possible reasons of bloating.
On Wednesday, Pooja Hegde shared pictures of herself dressed in a purple embellished lehenga set with the caption, "This sangeet was all about shimmer and shine #dancedawaythenight." Earlier, she had posted photos in which she posed wearing a rust orange silk saree, with the caption, "Wedding fever #mangaloreandiaries #merebhaikishaadihai." While the saree is for the bride who loves traditions and wants to ditch the lehenga on her big day, the lehenga set is great for reception parties, mehendi ceremonies or sangeet nights.