10.6 C
London,uk
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

HEALTH

Iftari memories

Celebrities share their favourite dishes ConneCted to the fast Faakhir (singer/songwriter): My ultimate favourite Ramadan craving is the legendary samosa. No other food item can...
Benefits of early breast feeding

Breastfed kids study better

CHILDREN breastfed exclusively for their first six months of life have an easier time behaving in primary school, according to research published last Tuesday...

People who read books live almost two years longer than non readers

Anew study titled A chapter a day: Association of book reading with longevity published in the Social Science and Medicine journal recently suggests that...

Researchers to work with India to promote Ayurveda globally

Researchers from across the world have vowed to work with India to promote Ayurveda globally, saying the ancient Indian system of natural and holistic...

Londoners are encouraged to use NHS 111 service to avoid unnecessary A&E visits

It is estimated that 768,404 Londoners go to A&E each year who could have been helped by NHS 111  Londoners are being urged to avoid unnecessary...
There are only two manufacturers of the polio vaccine

Polio vaccine makers failing to make enough doses: WHO experts

Two companies making vaccines to help the world eradicate polio are failing to produce enough, so many countries should prepare to give lower doses...
The study found wide variations, with some babies crying as little as 30 minutes a day, and others more than five hours

Babies in Britain, Canada and Italy cry most in first weeks

Babies cry more in Britain, Canada, Italy and Netherlands than in other countries, while newborns in Denmark, Germany and Japan cry and fuss the...
Peri Peri Chicken at Cafe Spice Namaste

Spicy curry feature: Variety is spice of life

Variety is the spice of life as the saying goes and that is certainly the case at Cyrus Todiwala’s restaurant Café Spice Namaste. It has...

New painkiller could replace morphine, says study

SCIENTISTS last Wednesday (17) unveiled a synthetic drug that appears to neutralise pain as effectively as morphine, but without the side-effects that make opioids...
Stunted children lose out in life time earnings

Childhood stunting ‘great unrecognised disaster’

CHILDREN born in developing countries this year will lose more than $177 billion in potential life-time earnings because of stunting and other delays in...