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Sprouts are good for your health

Nutrition

Sprouts are good for your health

Posted on 31 July 2014

Sprouts are good for your health Sprouts are the most inexpensive and healthy source of a wide range of healthy nutrients like proteins, vitamins, minerals and dietary fibre. The amazing fact about sprouts is that they are low in carbohydrates and calories and high in water content as compared to dry beans and legumes. Here […] Continue Reading

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Have orange juice for increase in hemoglobin

Health Tip

Have orange juice for increase in hemoglobin

Posted on 31 July 2014

Have orange juice for increase in hemoglobin Orange contains Vitamin B6 which accelerates production of hemoglobin in the system. The juice thereby prevents any cell damage and is beneficial for anyone suffering from anemia. It pumps iron into the blood stream. Additionally, it is a source of calcium, which promotes bone and teeth health. It […] Continue Reading

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Sleeping Sickness

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Sleeping Sickness

Posted on 31 July 2014

SLEEPING SICKNESS Where have all the pigs gone? But this absurd lament — for all the pigs being lifted out of their homes in various parts of Calcutta and Howrah and being transported hurriedly away to contain the spread of Japanese encephalitis — would be considered flighty against the background of continuing deaths. A mosquito-borne […] Continue Reading

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Antibiotics in chicken

Health

Antibiotics in chicken

Posted on 31 July 2014

              Antibiotics in chicken The next time you bite into that succulent piece of chicken, you may well be sinking your teeth into congealed antibiotics. Poultry industry uses antibiotics as growth promoter. A new study by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has revealed that rampant unregulated use of […] Continue Reading

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H1N1 scare: Team to check schools’ hygiene

Hygiene

H1N1 scare: Team to check schools’ hygiene

Posted on 30 July 2014

              H1N1 scare: Team to check schools’ hygiene MALAPPURAM: With the spread of dengue fever and H1N1, teams being appointed by district medical office will conduct inspections in all schools across the district. The district medical administration will take actions against the schools that fail to maintain hygiene and […] Continue Reading

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Workshop focus on keeping liver healthy

Health Tip

Workshop focus on keeping liver healthy

Posted on 30 July 2014

            Workshop focus on keeping liver healthy INDORE: A workshop on water borne liver diseases was organised by Advanced Homeopathic Medical Research and Welfare Society on Wednesday during which experts delivered lectures on ways to keep liver healthy by including a combination of carbohydrates, fats and proteins in diet. Society […] Continue Reading

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Eat 5 Portions of Fruits and Veggies for a Better Heart

Nutrition

Eat 5 Portions of Fruits and Veggies for a Better Heart

Posted on 30 July 2014

Eat 5 Portions of Fruits and Veggies for a Better Heart Chinese and American researchers settle on lower number than seven-a-day recommendation of English study Those who despaired of ever being able to eat seven portions of fruit and vegetables a day, as suggested by a team of scientists earlier this year, can probably relax. […] Continue Reading

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Tink again about this silent killer

Health

Tink again about this silent killer

Posted on 30 July 2014

Think again about this silent killer KOCHI: World Hepatitis Day was observed on 28 July, to improve the public awareness about viral hepatitis and bring political attention to this major disease. Viral hepatitis is the eighth biggest killer disease in the world and because of this WHO has announced world hepatitis day as one among […] Continue Reading

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Viral fever spreads with pollution

Environment

Viral fever spreads with pollution

Posted on 29 July 2014

          Viral fever spreads with pollution GURGAON: The monsoon heralds the end of another scorching summer, but brings with it a seasonal viral epidemic. While it is a common occurrence every year, city doctors are now saying that soaring pollution levels are causing prolonged viral infections. The virus mutants doing the rounds are […] Continue Reading

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Sweet seller gets jail for adulteration

Food Safety

Sweet seller gets jail for adulteration

Posted on 29 July 2014

              Sweet seller gets jail for adulteration BAREILLY: In a significant ruling, the additional chief judicial magistrate (ACJM) of Bareilly has sentenced a reputed sweetmeat seller to six months’ rigorous imprisonment for selling stale and adulterated curd. The bad curd was seized by a team of the food department […] Continue Reading

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