Feb 132018
The health sector in Kerala could be a roadmap to bring dramatic changes in Indian health sector say Pinarayi Vijayan, the Chief Minister of Kerala.
  Results from insurer Centene (CNC), by far the biggest player on the ObamaCare exchanges, reveal that paid national enrollment almost certainly increased in 2018 compared to a year ago, defying predictions that President Trump's actions would lead to a sizable drop.  Centene said earnings call that it now has more than 1.6 million paid exchange customers, well above the 1.4 million-plus that the company indicated to investors on Jan. 8.
India coach Ravi Shastri on Wednesday joined the PadMan Challenge as he posted a photo of himself with a sanitary napkin. In a tweet, the former allrounder wrote, “Yes, it’s a Pad in my hand. Happy to support rockstar Akshay Kumar for breaking the taboo and initiating an open conversation.” Shastri, who is currently in South Africa with the Indian cricket team, for the ongoing 6-match ODI series, further joked, “AK, am sure no ball is going to hit PAD (MAN).”
Modicare-  health insurance coverage to every family in India up to Rs.5 lakhs, announced before the election code is implemented. National Health Protection Scheme also know as Modicare, is going to be launched on 15th August 2018 or October 2nd, 2018, covering 10-crore poor families in India, costing the government around Rs.12,000 crores. 
EPI-Environmental Performance Index released the rankings at the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos on Tuesday, putting India on the 4th spot from the bottom at no.177 of 180, where countries failed in controlling Environmental Pollution.  India went down to the 177th place from 141st in just two years. EPI conducts several tests on steps taken to clean the polluted air, conservation of biodiversity and control of greenhouse gas emissions compiles the score, .prepares the list.
The Lunchbox" is a sweet new Indian Love Story that has set off a hot controversy over the Indian Oscar entry for 2014 when the director Ritesh Batra publicly questioned the integrity of the Indian Film Federation for selecting a picture with far less likely prospects, "The Good Road" as this years official Indian Oscar submission. Despite widespread press and industry condemnation of the Selection committee choice Batra was compelled to make a public apology which he did, but only with great reservation.
The time has come to put the noose on the Pharma companies, Government of Kerala thinks so. Hence, a monitoring cell is being brought to find the companies who are ruthless in charging exorbitant prices, especially the life-saving drugs.  The monitoring cell in the Health Department of Government of Kerala will work in control by National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority or NPPA.
Often we hear is to lose weight-obesity has become so common, health tips on how to lose weight are too common. Whereas, it is rare to hear tips on gaining weight as this problem is not given its due importance.  We give you ten tips to gain weight through Ayurveda, in a balanced healthy way. The determination of each one's optimal weight is not by the number of Kilos but according to body's constitution Vata, Pitta, Kapha. It is equally important to know that gaining weight does not in any way affect your body and overall health.
Rice water is rich in vitamins and minerals and most of the time, it is wasted.But recent studies have found out that it can be a great hair- care material which can take care of your hair problems.Here are some benefits of using rice water: » Rich in Vitamin B, C, and e, it helps to regenerate hair. Regular use of rice water aids hair growth. » Proteins in rice water will turn frizzy hair into soft and shiny. » Removes split ends. Soak brittle hair strands in rice water for 15-20 minutes. Repeat the procedure to see visibly better results.
Mumbai girl Pooja ganatara at 24 is fed up with the general public on the reaction on her ginger hair and freckles. Her skin is snow white, emerald eye, ginger hair makes her quite different from a normal Indian woman.This attracts attention from one and all making her angry. For no fault of her, since the childhood, this fair girl ‘firangai a nickname to equate with a foreigner. She was born and brought up in Mumbai to typical Indian parents Rajesh 51-year-old, Hema 46 year old have their cloth manufacturing business, in Mumbai.Pooja too in in the same business.
Kerala Government has raised the age limit to 23 years from 21 to buy liquor. Today's cabinet took this bold decision, which had LDF's concent earlier. The government is bringing an ordinance to this effect in the next assembly session. Amendment has to brought in Kerala Abkari Act and Foreign liquor rule to implement the age limit.Selling liquor to persons below 23 years will be a crime, will be punished. Kerala stands no.1 in the highest alcohol consumption with its budget revenue around 40,000 crores, of which 15,000 crores come from liquor sales.