Is Liposuction safe?

May 28th, 2013

Liposuction is one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries in the US and Europe. During the last couple of decades, millions of people have undergone liposuction throughout the world. In 2010 alone, 16 lakh liposuctions were conducted around the world.

Healthcare, Wellness

Heat Stroke Symptoms, Prevention & Cure

May 24th, 2013

Heatstroke (or sunstroke) is one of those rare dangerous conditions that can be stopped from being fatal by any civilian. Find out how you can save someone’s life by understanding this heat-related illness. What Is Heat Stroke? A heatstroke and a stroke are two very different things. A ‘stroke’ is the phenomenon wherein a part […]


How much water should we drink in a day?

May 21st, 2013

How many times have we taken water for granted, a mere requirement, something to quench your thirst, a liquid to cool you down? Let’s see if we can get you to change your view about the same ‘water’. Water covers about 2/3rds of the surface of Earth, which is quite large compared to the amount […]

Articles, Healthcare, Surgery

Learn about Causes of Breast Cancer & Preventive Mastectomy

May 17th, 2013

If you have a bomb strapped to your chest, could you live comfortably with the knowledge with that it has an 87% chance of exploding? Angelina Jolie couldn’t.   The globally-known actress’s much-discussed choice helped broach the topic of preventive (or prophylactic) breast removal in many countries where breast cancer awareness is still struggling to come […]

Healthcare, Wellness

Skin Care in Summer

May 15th, 2013

Your Skin and the Sun There’s a saying that goes ‘health before beauty’, but when it comes to skin they are pretty much the same. Here’s how you can stop summer from taking a toll on both beauty and health’s best friend, skin.  Skin is the largest organ in the body and has a lot […]


Health Benefits of Swimming

May 13th, 2013

When our evolutionary ancestors left the planet’s oceans, did they know we’d miss the water? Probably not, but the loss of fins hasn’t stopped us from splashing around ever since. After all, this Olympic sport is a fantastic summer work out.

Doctors, Wellness

Ten Tips for Improving Posture and Ergonomics

May 8th, 2013

Over time, poor posture may be caused by habits from everyday activities such as sitting in office chairs, looking at the computer, driving, standing for long periods of time, or even sleeping. Poor posture can easily become second nature, causing or aggravating episodes of back pain and damaging spinal structures. Fortunately, the main factors affecting posture […]


Swimmer’s Ear: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment & Prevention

May 3rd, 2013

When summer sets in, swimming pools and beaches beckon. But before you take that cool, refreshing plunge, educate yourself about one of the most common causes of ear ache and how you can prevent it from ruining your fun.