Mouthwash use may raise diabetes risk: study


Boston, Nov 23: Mouthwash use may raise diabetes risk: study. People who use mouthwash regularly may have an increased risk of developing diabetes, researchers, including one of Indian origin, have warned.Researchers at the Harvard University in the US found that swilling with anti-bacterial fluid could be killing helpful microbes which live in the mouth and

Three coffees a day may have health benefits

London, Nov 23: Three coffees a day may have health benefits. Moderate coffee drinking is safe and three to four cups a day may have some health benefits, a study in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) showed.The University of Southampton researchers collected data on the impact of coffee on all aspects of the human body,

US firm promotes surgery for permanent blue eyes

San Francisco, Nov 23: US firm promotes surgery for permanent blue eyes. A US medical company is promoting a new laser surgery for people who want to permanently change their eye colour to blue.California-based Stroma Medical has helped at least 37 patients to change their eye colour from brown to blue with a laser surgery

Tips to maintain the elegance of Banarasi Silk

Every Indian woman’s wardrobe has a Banarasi silk saree. The magnificent embroidery, the richness of the silk material, and the finely woven brocade makes this six-yard piece of cloth irresistible. However, the eternal truth is that every beautiful thing has its expiry date. And, same is the case with Banarasi silk sarees.But, not to worry,

Maintain your cosmetic jewellery in easy steps Maintain your cosmetic jewellery in easy steps

Maintain cosmetic jewellery in easy steps: Jewellery weather precious or otherwise, needs to be handled with care if we really want to enjoy it for a long time. Don’t wear your fashion jewellery everyday, cleaners that contain acid, alcohol, vinegar or ammonia, suggest experts. Radhika Jain, designer at MiRa and Charu Singh Chaudhary, founder and creative

Stock up home with basic healthcare devices
Stock up home with basic healthcare devices

Stock up home with basic healthcare devices: There are certain healthcare devices that are important to keep within your reach at home. Always keep a thermometer, weighing scale and a blood pressure monitor, say experts. Vineet Sikka, Advisor to concierge of medical services Credihealth and Sunil Gupta, Founder at ExportersIndia, have listed the important devices which

Talking about sex may keep desire alive
Talking about sex may keep desire alive

Talking about sex may keep desire alive : A new study published in the BMJ Open finds that women living with their partner are over twice as likely to lose sexual interest compared with men. The research investigates some of the factors that may influence sexual interest. The study was carried out by researchers led by Prof. Cynthia Graham, of the

Air pollution
Air pollution may lead to infertility in men: study

Beijing, Nov 22, Air pollution – particularly levels of fine particulate matter – may affect sperm quality and lead to infertility in men, a study has    warned. Environmental exposure to chemicals is thought to be a potential factor in worsening sperm quality, but the jury is still out on whether air pollution might also have

Shilpa Shetty to come out with cookbook in January

Shilpa Shetty to come out with cookbook in January. Actor and wellness entrepreneur Shilpa Shetty Kundra will come out with a cookbook in January which will feature 50 of her most special recipes. “The Diary of a Domestic Diva” will have some recipes that have featured in Shetty’s popular Sunday Binge videos on Instagram. The

Skin care
Skin care guide to battle winter

Skin care guide to battle winter: Winter comes with dryness, dullness and roughness. Hence it is very important to follow rituals like treating the skin with Vitamin C or peeling away flakiness with enzymes, say experts. Disha Meher, a national expert on skin and nails at Lakmé Salon and Pond’s skin expert Rashmi Shetty share

Skincare myths demystified
Skincare myths demystified

Skincare myths demystified: Don’t self-judge your skin and arrive at your own skin diagnosis, say experts who suggest people should use sunscreen is a must even if you don’t see the sun outside. Priti Singh, Global Skin Expert, O3+ and Shaivya Gupta, Research and Development Manager at Organic Harvest, have cracked a few myths that

Mix, match, create different looks
Mix, match, create different looks

Mix, match, create different looks: New Delhi, Different looks for men can be created by fusion of the garments and accessories in their existing wardrobe. Coordination between patterns like checks, paisley and solids is required, suggest experts.Kim Virk, Business Head at Carlton London, and designer Sunil Mehra have listed a few looks:* Formal: A well fitted

Green leafy vegetables
Green leafy vegetables, fruits helps to live longer: Study

According to scientists, Here’s another reason to eat fruits, vegetables, whole grains and legumes, a plant-based diet may help to reduce the risk of a deadly heart failure. According to the study, people who eat more fruits and vegetables are 42 per cent less likely to develop the condition than those who consumed fewer plant-based

Parents’ lifestyle can affect your health even in adulthood

London, Nov 19 : Parents lifestyle can affect your health even in adulthood . Are you in the habit of smoking and drinking in front of your kids? Beware of it, as your kids may be passed on the same habits when they grow older. Children get strongly affected by such lifestyles and habits which

How to avoid germs in public washroom

New Delhi, Nov 19: How to avoid germs in public washroom . After using a public toilet, there are chances of getting infections. On the occasion of World Toilet Day on Sunday, experts suggest carrying toilet seat sprays, hand sanitizers and wipes while travelling. Vikas Bagaria, founder of PeeSafe, and Renu Malik, gynaecologist at Radix

Spanking may worsen behaviour problems
Spanking may worsen behaviour problems in kids: study

New York, Nov 19, Spanking may worsen behaviour problems in kids : study : Parents, take note! Spanking your children may be harmful and could worsen their behaviour, scientists say. “Our findings suggest that spanking is not an effective technique and actually makes children’s behaviour worse not better,” said lead author of the study Elizabeth

'We have a successor Manushi Chhillar', says ex Miss World PeeCee
Miss World 2017: Here’s how Priyanka Chopra congratulated Manushi Chhillar

Miss World 2017: Here’s how Priyanka Chopra congratulated Manushi Chhillar. “And we have a successor!” said Miss World 2000 Priyanka Chopra about the newly crowned Miss World, Manushi Chhillar. PeeCee gave in her congratulations for Miss World 2017 on Twitter and said, “And we have a successor! Congratulations Manushi Chhillar on becoming Miss World 2017.

Women's Entrepreneurship Day: Entrepreneurship, lonely path for women
Entrepreneurship is a lonely path for women

Being a woman entrepreneur may be aspirational for many, but is it easy being one? As people celebrate women entrepreneurship day on Sunday, many of them say entrepreneurship is not for the faint-hearted and it’s important to have self-belief in a path strewn with bureaucratic and gender obstacles.”Yes, it has been a man’s world. Almost

5 Types Of Men Every Woman Wants

1. Mr. Nice Romantic GuyHe’ll show up with flowers, leave cards around your apartment and quote Keats on a whim. Think old-fashioned courtship where you’re being wooed instead of sitting by the phone wondering if he’ll call. What he’ll teach you: This affectionate man will show you a softer side of our male counterparts (what

Khana Bajana food festival to satiate food lovers with dose of music
Khana Bajana food festival to satiate food lovers with dose of music

Khana Bajana food festival to satiate food lovers with dose of music: Noida, Khana Bajana, a food and music festival in association with DineOut India, is going to tale place here at DLF Mall of India from November 22 to December 3 where some of the known singers and bands like Raftar and Jazba-e-junoon will perform.Savour