HEALTH | Blogbox - Part 13

HEALTH

February 7, 2018
It is true that the Old World regards nature as being more important than the human factor whereas the New World makes more of the role of the winemaker and makes less of a fuss about nature

The Taste with Vir Sanghvi: Old World wine vs New World wine, which is better?

In this week’s column, Vir Sanghvi discusses the differences between Old World and New World wine. Is one better than the other? Are you drinking the […]
February 6, 2018
prostate cancer

Are you over 50? It’s a good time for a prostate cancer check up

Men with a brother or father diagnosed with prostate cancer at age 50 have approximately a twofold increased risk of prostate cancer and those with two […]
February 5, 2018
Diabetes and hypertension (1)

Diabetes and Hypertension Rates High In India: Study

If unchecked, we will see a lot more victims of these two diseases in next two decades. Diabetes and hypertension are common among middle-aged and elderly […]
February 5, 2018
The film is based on The Sanitary Man of Sacred Land (1)

Pad Man: My own tryst with the dignity of a clean cloth

My brush with the crisis in menstrual health and hygiene in India come in 2010. The link between poverty, age-old customs and the crisis was an […]