July 29, 2020 2:10 pm
During the early stages of the pandemic, the WHO had warned the widespread use of face masks could "create a false sense of security"; this claim was found to be unsubstantiated
July 09, 2020 9:19 pm
Avoid stepping out as much as possible while taking necessary hygiene precautions, the health ministry suggests
May 28, 2020 4:34 pm
Shikoh Zaidi, a resident of Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi district, is trying to break myths that surround menstruation practices. Through videos and slogans, she is educating young girls at her village to talk about periods.
May 05, 2020 12:30 pm
Some serious infections that are an outcome of dirty hands include hepatitis and food poisoning.
April 15, 2020 2:10 pm
Experts say it is essential to wash the hair at least twice a week, because the scalp can get sweaty and greasy faster in summers.
April 08, 2020 5:05 pm
By teaching your children the importance of good personal hygiene, and clean habits from a young age you can help them stay protected against illnesses, and frequently falling sick.
April 06, 2020 2:58 pm
With a view to address the changing requirements of consumers, the FMCG major plans to introduce new products in the sanitiser category, extending its offering.
March 27, 2020 6:38 pm
All your efforts to keep yourself clean become futile if you use a dirty towel to dry your body, which is why researchers suggest frequent washing of towels to avoid infection.
March 19, 2020 10:48 am
Most hand sanitisers have expiration dates, more so when there is alcohol in them. You have to both store and use the product well because alcohol being volatile, tends to slowly evaporate with time.
March 11, 2020 11:45 am
All sections of our society – including businesses and employers – must play a role if we are to stop the spread of this disease, said WHO.