Health

Jan 82018
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
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.
UNEP's report " solid approach to waste" where Alappuzha town known as Venice of East is chosen as number one town in cleaning the solid waste bio-degradable beating the pollution. Alappuzha went serious on addressing the problem of solid waste disposal by introducing decentralized waste management system. Till recently, Alappuzha roadsides and canals were filled with garbage stinking around, and mosquitoes took almost to the verge of losing the status of the tourist center, equally exposing the locals to diseases caused by musquitos and air pollution-related health problems.
The Supreme Court on Monday found itself surprised by a doubt raised by the Madras High Court about the ban on the sale of liquor in December 2016 within 500 meters along national and State highways. The bone of contention is a July 11 order of the apex court which clarified that stretches of highways running through municipal areas were exempted from the ban. But what puzzled the Madras High Court is whether the exemption granted to municipal areas in the July 11 order pertained to only municipal areas in Chandigarh and none other.
Difficulty in conceiving, miscarriages, malformed babies, and an overall poor outcome in pregnancies, are the major impacts of diabetes in women. With a very evident neglect of health issues faced by women, experts say that gestational and pre-gestational diabetes thus presents a much greater risk. Given the need of the hour to put forth this issue, this year’s theme for World Diabetes Day observed on Tuesday is fitting ‘Women and Diabetes — Our Right to a Healthy Future’.
Plastics disposal has been a universal menace, in Kerala too over decades. Plastics being unavoidable and non-biodegradable, a plastic-free zone is an aspiring thought to chew on, knowingly hard to chew, Kerala is steering towards its genesis on recycling of plastic wastes. The peril of plastics waste in Kerala steers their way towards the road for recycling. The ambitious project headed by ‘clean Kerala company’, an initiative of the state government aims at recycling plastics and reuse them.
  India has to go on war-footing to save children under five years from death due to pneumonia and diarrhea, especially children in the backward rural villages.According to the report by John Hopkins Bloomberg School of public health, as many as 90,000 children die every year due to decreases like pneumonia and diarrhea. Their lives can be saved if India implements its vaccination programme against pneumonia and diarrhea on a war footing. 

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Jan 192018
Nishagandhi Award 2018, the award instituted by the Kerala Tourism Department announced the recipients Dhananjayan and Shanta Dhananjayan known as dancing couples would receive the award of Rs.