A study has shown that adolescents, who sleep less than six to seven hours a day, tend to be suffering from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). There are more children, who are suffering from anxiety, depression, wrong decision-making and emotional outburst. We need to embrace sleep hygiene for our collective well-being, says Dr Vivek Nangia, Head of Pulmonology at Max Hospital, Saket.
Long-term exposure to ACs can alter the lipid production from glands in the eyelids. This would cause a change in the quality and quantity of the tear film that would lead to dry eyes, says Dr Tanvi Shah, Consultant Ophthalmologist at Masina Hospital, Mumbai
On world chocolate day, Dr Anam Golandaz, clinical dietician at the Masina Hospital, Mumbai, says a diabetic who keeps to a well-balanced diet and protocols, can have one ounce (20-30 gms) of dark chocolate per day. But if the person is already eating unhealthy, then they should avoid it altogether.
Despite the risk of blood pressure fluctuation and damage to major blood vessels, a tech-aided tool helped in saving lives, says Dr Ashwin Mallya, Urologist and Robotic Surgeon, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital. The one big takeaway from this case is that whenever you see high blood pressure among children, you should get them examined. It is not the same as blood pressure in adults and might have an underlying cause
Prosopagnosia arises when there is a problem in the Temporo-Occipital area of the right side of the brain. The problems that could affect the area include a stroke, hampered blood circulation, haemorrhage or a tumour, says Dr Kishan Raj, senior consultant neurologist at the IBS Hospital, New Delhi
The MLAs led by Eknath Shinde were, at first, in a hotel in Surat in BJP-ruled Gujarat after reaching there on Monday. Afterwards, they flew to Guwahati in Assam, another BJP-ruled state, on Wednesday.