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Jayashree Narayanan


Jayashree Narayanan is a Senior Sub-Editor working with The Indian Express.

Man suffers burns in sanitiser mishap; know why you should use hand sanitisers with care
Wed, Apr 01, 2020

Fire hazards could happen due to alcohol-based handrubs; know why and how to use them effectively and safely.

Esha Deol: Every woman should give an hour of fitness to herself every day
Tue, Mar 31, 2020

Swim, do yoga, walk, run, whatever suits you....but do something and give yourself that one hour in a day, Esha Deol Takhtani tells

Coronavirus and the elderly: All you need to know
Mon, Mar 23, 2020

People with reduced or compromised immunity, such as the elderly, are more vulnerable to COVID-19.

Coronavirus: People with thalassemia face “blood shortage”, appeal for blood donations
Fri, Mar 20, 2020

Thalassemia major patients, caregivers as well as Indian Red Cross Society have appealed to people to come forward and donate blood amidst coronavirus concerns.

Homebound due to coronavirus? Experts on why should you keep exercising
Wed, Mar 18, 2020

Amidst coronavirus pandemic, it is important to not let your exercise schedule take a hit. Here is what experts suggest.

Women’s Day Special: Why urban women are choosing fitness as a lifestyle
Sun, Mar 08, 2020

International Women's Day 2020: Here are some of the reasons why women are thinking fitness.

Time in range: The new metric that can help diabetics prevent long-term complications
Wed, Mar 04, 2020

According to the findings, the data based on researches on Time In Range, underlines the fact that subjects with diabetes must put a conscious effort to maintain their blood glucose level within the prescribed range of 70-180mg/dL as much as possible.

Going gluten-free? Here’s everything you need to know
Wed, Feb 26, 2020

While gluten-free diet may seem as a major diet trend, it is not for everyone. Here's what experts say.

Family problems leading reason for suicides, says NCRB data; experts call for ‘accessible’ mental health help
Fri, Feb 07, 2020

Experts point out that lack of hope, help and self-worth leading to higher suicide rates. Over the alarming numbers, experts call for urgent attention to the burgeoning mental health crisis and the timely need to seek help.

Animals do not belong in live shows: Magician PC Sorcar Junior
Wed, Jan 29, 2020

Sorcar Junior has recently become the ambassador of the animal welfare non-profit organisation, World Animal Protection.

In the bylanes of Jama Masjid, the curious case of safed gajar ka halwa and more
Mon, Jan 20, 2020

What if we told you you could get white gajar ka halwa right in the heart of Delhi? Yes, you read that right! White carrot halwa is a winter dessert and a favourite with many in the bylanes of Jama Masjid. To relish it, a walk through Jama Masjid's Chitli Qabar area to Sheeren Bhawan is enough.

Diet Soda: To drink or not to drink
Mon, Jan 06, 2020

We spoke to doctors who gave us an insight into what really comprises diet soda, whether it is indeed a 'healthier' alternative, and how much should one consume.

From the chefs: Biggest food trends of 2019, and what to expect in 2020
Wed, Jan 01, 2020

Has the definition of healthy food changed? What constitutes organic food? Has sourcing locally made a difference to how food is prepared? We went around asking chefs on what the current trends of the year 2019 are and will be in 2020. Read on.

Trends 2019: Workouts that kept sports stars fighting fit this year
Wed, Jan 01, 2020

From HIIT to Circuit Training, here's how your favourite sports icons did at the gym this year!

An upskilling programme is helping women return to work after break
Wed, Dec 18, 2019

The idea to bring women in India with a gap of six months and above in their IT careers back into the workforce, without the compulsion of only having to join back their previous employers, led to the birth of VMInclusion Taara.

Ram Devineni’s superhero ‘Priya’ puts focus on survivors of sex trafficking
Mon, Dec 16, 2019

The free comic book series, which was honoured by UN Women as a “gender equality champion”, has been a global hit with over five lakh digital downloads and over 26 million readers worldwide.

Work out not to become skinny but to stay healthy: Sophie Choudry
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

The actor and celebrity host says that there is a lot to learn from "a legend like Amitabh Bachchan who at his age is able to take up so much work because he has been conscious and mindful about his health all through his life".

Travellers on a budget, here are shoulder season destinations for you in India and abroad
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

The period between November-end to mid-December is known as shoulder season in many parts of the world where the fares are relatively lower.

Climate change: Students strike to ‘get back our dreams and future’
Wed, Nov 27, 2019

Ahead of the second Global Climate Strike protest on November 29, which will witness students take time off from school to 'strike' and press for action on climate change, student-led environment groups speak about the importance of the protest.

Kung Fu nuns: From cooking to martial arts, saving the world one social act at a time
Fri, Nov 22, 2019

To challenge gender roles in India’s conservative culture, the Gyalwang Drukpa has also encouraged the nuns to learn skills traditionally reserved for men, such as plumbing, electrical fitting, driving and cycling.