Author Archives: Loknath Das

Ibuprofen overuse could cause men’s testicles to shrink, according to study

It’s tempting to reach for painkillers when you’ve got a pounding headache, but new research suggests that overusing ibuprofen could be affecting men’s fertility… By causing their testicles to shrink. The small study, made up of just 31 male participants aged 18 to 35 years old, showed that taking ibuprofen increased the risk of compensated hypogonadism– a hormone imbalance whereby an individual has higher ... Read More »

8 foods to help you beat the post-lunch slump

The post-lunch slump is something we have all experienced. We start the day full of energy, but by mid-afternoon we feel exhausted and find ourselves reaching for the coffee. While its natural to experience different levels of energy throughout the day, there are certain foods you can eat which will help you avoid the post-lunch slump. Here, frida Harju-Westman, in-house nutritionist at health ... Read More »

5 healthy living tips for people who have diabetes

Just because a lot of folks abandon their New Year’s resolutions doesn’t mean you can’t get on track and make 2018 your healthiest year yet. We caught up with two people who have successfully managed diabetes for years – Grammy award-winning R&B star Patti LaBelle and David Marrero, PhD, director of the Diabetes Translational Research Centre at Indiana University School of Medicine – and asked them for ... Read More »

Anxiety early in life can be an early sign of Alzheimer’s disease in older adults

According to a recent study, anxiety may be an early indicator of Alzheimer’s disease in older adults. The findings support the hypothesis that neuropsychiatric symptoms could represent the early manifestation of Alzheimer’s disease in them. Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative condition that causes the decline of cognitive function and the inability to carry out daily life activities. Past studies have ... Read More »

Is your child distracted from his studies? Lessons in the wild might be a solution

Are your students unable to concentrate on their lessons in the classroom? Take them for outdoor learning sessions. According to a study, a lesson in the lap of nature can significantly increase children’s attention level and boost their learning. Previous studies say that children suffering from asthma can benefit from living near a park or a greener neighbourhood. While adults exposed ... Read More »

5 Everyday dental mistakes that are making your teeth yellower

Of all the things that can ruin a perfect selfie, yellow teeth flashing bright in the picture, is top of the list. Yellow teeth, ladies and gentlemen, can make your life a living hell. They take away your self-confidence as you are always scared of people noticing them. The question, then, is as to what causes the teeth to go ... Read More »

Not Mouni Roy, Surbhi Jyoti To Play Lead In Naagin 3 Opposite This Actor. All Cast Details Here

Surbhi Jyoti will play the lead role (Image courtesy: surbhijyoti) NEW DELHI:  HIGHLIGHTS Anita Hassanandani will be seen as the antagonist Pearl V Puri stars opposite Surbhi Karishma Tanna will feature in a cameo Television actress Surbhi Jyoti, best-known for her role in the show Qubool Hai, has been finalised to play the lead heroine in Ekta Kapoor’s Naagin 3. Surbhi has replaced Mouni ... Read More »

What Nepotism? Ekta Kapoor’s Niece Says She Was Rejected Several Times

Ekta Kapoor and Anchal Sharma in Mumbai. NEW DELHI:  HIGHLIGHTS Ekta selected Anchal after watching her Veere Di Wedding audition  Anchal Sharma will make her acting debut in Haq Se Getting the part in the web-series was not a piece of cake for Anchal The nepotism debate is here to stay. Ekta Kapoor’s niece Anchal Sharma is making her acting ... Read More »

Bigg Boss 11, Semi-Finale: A Nostalgic Treat For Shilpa, Hina, Vikas

Bigg Boss 11: Hina Khan in the show. (Image courtesy: mishuu09 ) NEW DELHI:  HIGHLIGHTS Shilpa, Hina, Vikas, Puneesh get nostalgic The contestants will see their Bigg Boss journey Finalist’s name would be announced tomorrow The stage is all set, the trophy is placed and our favourite host Salman Khan is ready to meet the gharwale in the semi-finale of Bigg Boss 11. In today’s ... Read More »

2018, The Year Of Khans And Big Clashes. Excited Much?

Of Bollywood clashes (Courtesy, L: Instagram, M: Twitter) NEW DELHI:  HIGHLIGHTS Salman Khan’s Eid release this year is Race 3 Aamir is releasing Thugs Of Hindostan on Diwali Shah Rukh’s Zero is releasing on Christmas Bollywood has big plans for movie buffs in 2018. “The three Khans to arrive with their movies during festivals in 2018,” tweeted trade analyst Taran Adarsh at ... Read More »