Saturday, Nov 26, 2022



Do calcium supplements increase the risk of heart ailments, cancer, kidney stones?

November 24, 2022 4:12 pm

"Oral calcium supplementation can temporarily boost calcium concentrations in the body. People who have a hereditary tendency to have greater blood calcium levels are at a higher risk of heart disease and heart attack," Dr Gaurav Jain said

Sweet and squishy as ever, the gummy universe keeps expanding

April 28, 2022 4:32 pm

A century after they were invented by Haribo in Bonn, Germany, gummy bears remain a sweet, squishy source of joy. But the world of gummies has expanded far beyond that company, into countless corners of modern life

Popping these three supplements can cause acne; know more here

April 08, 2022 10:05 am

The dermatologist added that acne flare-ups with these supplements are mostly seen in acne-prone skin and not otherwise

The increase in consumption of nutritional supplements (and their efficacy) in the Covid-19 pandemic

April 04, 2022 10:18 am

As a result of the growing demand, several 'made in India' nutritional supplements ranging from tasty gummies and strips to powders, blends and teas became popular in the country

Essential supplements for women in their 30s

September 27, 2021 6:00 pm

Eating a balanced diet is key to a healthy life. But as we get older, our body’s requirements evolve and sometimes you need extra help from supplements, said nutritionist Lovneet Batra

The protein count: Do you need supplements even if you don't work out?

August 24, 2021 1:22 pm

Doctors say incorporating protein supplements in your diet with no workout at all is not recommended

How to distinguish between genuine and fake diet supplements

May 27, 2021 4:33 pm

"Given that the country has seen a surge in demand for dietary supplements in the last decade, both genuine and fake supplements have thrived," said Praveen Chirania

Why you need vitamin C for immunity this season

October 09, 2020 10:00 am

To keep healthy, one needs to exercise regularly, sleep well, drink adequate water and have a diet which is rich in all nutrients and also powerful antioxidants, especially vitamin C

Herbal supplement used to treat addiction, pain found unsafe: Study

July 13, 2019 10:37 am

Kratom is a herbal supplement derived from a plant that grows throughout southeast Asia.

Dietary supplements may cause cancer

April 21, 2015 4:54 pm

Over-the-counter dietary supplements you thought were good for you may actually increase cancer risk if taken in excess.