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What is toe jam? From harmless gunk to a feast for bugs

May 02, 2022 11:46 am

Toe jam can have the consistency of soft cheese or cake crumbs. It can smell or be odourless. And its colour can range from white to grey-brown.

Yearender 2021: Do detox diets really help remove toxins from the body and aid weight loss?

December 29, 2021 9:31 am

"Make sure cleaning our insides look less like an punishment and more like loving your body," said experts

The Indian Women’s Health Report 2021: ‘Women in white collar jobs face stigma due to health issues’

September 10, 2021 3:54 am

Emcure Pharmaceuticals and Ipsos Research conducted a survey of working women between 25 and 55 across seven cities to come up with the Indian Women’s Health Report 2021.

Men's Health Week: Time to address male infertility, say doctors

June 17, 2021 12:02 pm

Fertility challenges are often quite stressful for both men and women. Greater awareness of risks and lifestyle factors associated with infertility can allow men to take adequate steps to safeguard their reproductive health and overall well-being, say experts

Distorted, bizarre food smells haunt Covid-19 survivors

June 15, 2021 2:38 pm

In 2020, parosmia became remarkably widespread, frequently impacting patients with the novel coronavirus who lost their sense of smell and then largely regained it before a distorted sense of smell and taste began.

International Women's Day: Eight common women's health issues to know about

March 08, 2021 1:12 pm

Women need to prioritise their own physical and mental health, and well-being

Prone position may save severe COVID-19 patients, but can damage limb nerves, scientists say

September 12, 2020 6:36 pm

According to the scientists, 12 to 15 per cent of the most severely ill COVID-19 patients have permanent nerve damage

New survey reveals secret to longevity; healthiest and unhealthiest cities in India

January 23, 2020 8:21 am

Kolkata was found to have the highest incidence of diseases like diabetes, cholesterol, blood pressure and thyroid.

Stay healthy this holiday season; here are some things to know

December 25, 2019 4:22 pm

The days leading up to New Year are celebratory, and the key is to not get carried away.

People with restricted diets more likely to feel lonely: Study

December 25, 2019 4:37 pm

Across seven studies and controlled experiments, the researchers at Cornell University in the US found that food restrictions — due to allergies, health issues or religious or cultural norms — predicted loneliness among both children and adults.