Indian Health

Uses and Benefits of Amla (Gooseberry)

Amla Benefits

We all have heard about Amla sometimes by our mother or grand mother. But do we add amla in our daily life or even in our meal? So,  Today we will discuss about the uses and benefits of Amla but first of all let us know What is Amla? About Amla: Amla is a type of fruit which is often used in preparation of medicines in ...

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Bengal Govt introduces ICU on wheels for critically ill infants

The horrific incidents of infant deaths are nothing new in West Bengal. The shocking figures of previous years state a horrendous truth about the condition of infants in the government run hospitals in the state.A number of government run hospitals in the state have witnessed similar haunting experience in the past too. After Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu and Kerala, West Bengal ...

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LIC introducing a new children’s plan called Jeevan Ankur

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is going to introduce a new plan for children called  JEEVAN ANKUR with effect from 23rd of jan 2011. It is specially designed to meet the educational and other needs of your child. If you are the parent of a child aged upto 17 years, LIC’s Jeevan Ankur is the most suitable insurance plan ...

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New Pictorial Warnings for Tobacco Products Packages coming soon

Cigarette Causes Cancer

World Anti tobacco day is observed every year  on 31st of May through out the world. India is the third largest producer and eighth largest exporter of tobacco and tobacco product in the world.  Tobacco is one of the thing by which most of the people die every year in India. To stop the evil effect of tobacco, we have ...

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Risky Drugs Gatifloxacin and Tegaserod banned in India

Risky Drugs Gatifloxacin and Tegaserod banned in India

Two drugs, namely Gatifloxacin and Tegaserod have been banned by the Government of India; the reason to ban these drugs in India is that these drugs are likely to involve risk to human beings. Also the safer alternatives to both the drugs are available in the market, hence banning them sounds to be a logical decision. What risk are involved ...

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World Kidney Day and How you can take care of it

World Kidney Day

Second  Thursday of March is celebrated as the World Kidney Day. It is celebrated among 100 countries of the world. As we all know that Kidney is one of the main organ to which our body depends. But few people knows the importance of kidney and how we can protect it. So on the occasion of World Kidney Day let ...

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Neck pain (Cervical pain) : Symptoms, Cause and Treatment

Now a days, Neck pain is one of the common problem among Indians. About  two-third of the population having neck pain in their daily life. I am also suffering from the neck pain since last 3 years. But is there any solution for this? Let us discuss more about it. Neck pain: It is also called as cervical pain. Neck ...

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Diabetes test is must for pregnent Women!

Diabetes

India is the country where number of people suffered from diabetes are increasing day by day.Recent survey revealed that more than 4% of pregnant women suffer with diabetes. To keep this fact in mind,Delhi government makes the diabetes test as a test compulsory test for the pregnant women. However, it is also  important  that all pregnant women need to realize the ...

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Necessary health check Women should go for

Women Health

Women are the pillar of any family. They contribute a lot to the society, her own house and ofcourse to the nation. But we, the women has  always a  tendency to ignore our health very often,it may be  due to lack of time, many a times due to our lethargy and more often than not, because we don’t take it seriously. ...

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Ban imposed on sale of Pan Masala and Gutka in Plastic Pouches

Pan Masala and Gutka Pouches ban from March 2011

A ban on Pan Masala and Gutka (Gutkha) plastic pouches has been imposed by the Supreme Court. This ban will come in effect from March 2011. A bench of two Supreme Court judges, Justices G.S. Singhvi and A.K. Ganguly gave this judgment recently. This action was taken as a response to the petition filed by the Indian Asthma Care Society ...

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