Lifestyle

This anti-malaria drug may be new weapon against Zika virus in pregnant women

A new research might hold the solution to limiting the damaging effect of Zika. An anti-malaria drug could be the key. Called chloroquine, it has a long history of safe use during pregnancy, and is relatively inexpensive. “There is still an urgent need to bolster our preparedness and capacity to respond to the next Zika outbreak,” said co-senior author Alexey Terskikh. ... Read More »

How over-the-counter antibiotics can threaten your health

With the growth of antibiotic resistance complicating treatments for several diseases in India, we might reach a stage where common infections become incurable. Antibiotic resistance is a global threat to health and is part of a bigger problem called antimicrobial resistance (AMR). AMR refers to the ability of a microorganism (like bacteria, viruses, and some parasites) to stop an antimicrobial (such as ... Read More »

Breathe easier: A handful of walnuts daily cuts risk of asthma

Numerous studies have emphasised the many health benefits of walnuts. Here’s another reason why you must include these nuts in your daily diet. According to researchers, a type of vitamin E found in these nuts may prevent the risk of asthma attacks by reducing airway inflammation. Gamma-tocopherol is a major form of vitamin E, which is abundant in nuts like walnuts and ... Read More »

Traditional Indian Bridal Look Wedding Dress of Today

An Indian wedding is finished just with the Traditional Indian Bridal Look wedding dress that symbolizes the rich culture that the general population have. Since wedding days are an uncommon event that is commended religiously by the Indian individuals, it is just right that the lady of the hour should look great in her Indian bridal wedding dress.   Today, ... Read More »

Delhi smog: All schools to remain closed till Sunday

Delhi govt on Tuesday issued health advisory for high risk people, including children, elderly and those suffering from asthma and heart ailments, ask not to step out. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint New Delhi: The Delhi government on Wednesday announced that all schools in the national capital will remain closed till Sunday in view of the “unbearable” air pollution. The air quality ... Read More »

What to Check When Buying Vintage Fabric for childrens Clothes

A momentous thing about garments nowadays is that any style appears to work. In the event that it fits the individual’s feeling of design and if that individual feels splendidly great and certain with what he or she wears then the outfit would look as if it left a form symbol’s storage room. Fabric for childrens clothes that were basic ... Read More »

Tuna burger with wasabi tofu ‘mayo’

Total time: 0:20 Prep: 0:10 Cook: 0:10 Level: Easy Serves: 2 people Ingredients 2 tsp. sesame seeds 240 g. pack yellowfin tuna steaks 4 sprays olive oil 150 g. tofu 1 tsp. Chinese rice vinegar 1 lime, plus wedges to serve half tsp. wasabi paste or powder, or to taste 100 g. cucumber 2 wholemeal baps, halved and toasted 2 tbsp. sushi ginger 75 g. ... Read More »

Big beef and puy lentil burgers

Total time: 0:25 Prep: 0:10 Cook: 0:15 Level: Easy Serves: 4 people Ingredients 1 large carrot 1 shallot, finely chopped 250 g. pack puy lentils & quinoa 400 g. lean British beef mince 1 tbsp. sun-dried tomato paste 1 medium egg, beaten 500 g. side salad, to serve Directions Coarsely grate the carrot and squeeze out any excess juice. Place in a large bowl with ... Read More »

Kale crisps

Total time: 0:25 Prep: 0:05 Cook: 0:20 Level: Easy Ingredients 200 g. bag shredded kale 2 tbsp. rapeseed oil salt & pepper Directions Preheat the oven to 200oC, gas mark 6. Toss the kale with oil, season with salt and pepper. Spread out onto two large baking trays and bake for 15-20 minutes, swapping the trays over half way through, until crispy. Cool and ... Read More »

How Gwyneth Paltrow Turned Starting a Lifestyle Brand Into the Logical Next Step for Celebrities

From “homespun weekly newsletter” to niche guide for the well-heeled to burgeoning lifestyle behemoth (still mainly for the well-heeled), look at what has become of Gwyneth Paltrow‘s goop. “I never really knew where I wanted it to go when I was starting it,” the Oscar winner, who realized she had become her friends’ go-to lifeline to ask about bathroom renovations, told USA Today in 2008. She had ... Read More »