The Citarum river in Indonesia is the world's most polluted river. The Green Warriors team analyzed water samples, rice, children's hair, etc. and found out many toxic chemicals are endangering the lives of the 14 million Indonesians using the water.
For anyone who has experienced a debilitating migraine headache, this condition is no mystery. But for the rest of the world, it's one of the least funded, least understood, and most confounding chronic conditions.
Oxycontin. Codeine. Fentanyl. All prescription drugs to which countless patients have become addicted. How did it happen?
How healthy is the air you breathe in airplanes? There have long been claims that cabin air contaminated by engine oil is putting at risk passenger health every year. But the airlines deny there is a problem. We investigate aerotoxic syndrome.
Children are becoming addicted to mobiles, harming their development and causing possible long-term damage. We follow some of the youngest cases and hear how our brains are affected by exposure to screens.
Kenyan government has set aside $8 million on the project which aims to immunise 800,000 girls against the cancer-causing papilloma virus (HPV).
Prof. Lutz Harms is a neurologist who researches multiple sclerosis at the Charite hospital in Berlin. He talks about current research and options for treatment.
Civil organisations are calling on the Zimbabwean government to remove age restrictions in teenagers accessing family planning.
The Urology Hospital in Pretoria, South Africa has successfully applied robotic surgery in almost 2 000 major urological procedures. The Urology Hospital is reportedly the way of the future for medicine.
Her very first cosmetic surgery was a breast reduction, which she says is a common procedure among women.
A Wits University researcher and inventor, Michael Lucas, has scooped the prestigious Prix Hubert Tuor Innovation Award for his Antimicrobial Coating Technology at the International Conference on Prevention and Infection Control in Geneva.
Dabur has created a Guinness World Record titled - 'Largest Immunity Awareness Lesson' by conducting the largest immunity lessons to school kids from Manav Rachna International School, Charmwood, Faridabad, through an engaging 30-minute session on...
Americans continue to climb the obesity and diabetes ladder as they regularly sip on sugary beverages. Clip1- Stringr Clip2-Shutterstock Clip3-Stringr Clip4-Shutterstock Clip5-Shutterstock Clip6-Stringr Clip7-Stringr Clip8-Shutterstock
What are fad diets? Should you follow them? Dr Ritika Sammadar, Chief Dietician at Max Healthcare, New Delhi, answers all your queries on fad diets. Watch to know what are the prerequisites of following any diet.
For those who need to monitor their sugar intake, Avocados are a great breakfast full of nutrients that will leave you satisfied.
A Harvard study found that eating a handful of nuts frequently helps keep off excess weight gain.
The 2019 flue season could be deadlier than last year, health officials report as they look as the season in Australia.
A study has found that eating healthy can improve feelings of depression.
Recent studies show that a lack of sleep causes many significant changes that can negatively affect the body.
A recent study found that increased vitamin A intake was associated with a lower risk of developing squamous cell carcinoma.
New research is suggesting tap water is a better choice for your body, your wallet, and the environment. Clip1-Stringr Clip2-Stringr Clip3-Stringr Clip4-Shutterstock Clip5-Stringr Clip6-Stringr Clip7-Stringr Clip8-Stringr
Health experts are urging everyone who vapes to try their best and stop as the number of vaping related illnesses and deaths continue to rise.
A global organisation funding the fight against three major diseases is hoping for 14 billion dollars in funding at a donor conference opening on Wednesday in the French city of Lyon. The Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria says that
In recent years specific cookware has been labeled as unsafe due to their tendency to leave trace deposits of chemicals and metals in food.
The average life expectancy in the U.S. is 78 years. However, in many countries around the world, life expectancy is over 100 years.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention highlights long-term and unresolvable burnout not as a symptom, but a major health concern.
Do you find yourself constantly feeling guilty if you even look at a slice of pizza, or being obsessed with defining and maintaining the perfect diet, rather than an ideal weight?
While millennials are more health-conscious compared to other generations, they have seen a double-digit increase in diagnoses for eight of the top 10 health conditions.
Dengue fever is a viral infection that is spread through the bite of the female Aedes mosquitoes. Every year, there are several cases of dengue reported from Indian cities and the infection affects kids and adults alike. Clinical nutritionist Rupa...
Narcissists have an excessive sense of self-importance, a need for admiration and a lack of empathy. They tend to be high-conflict people. Leonard Anders was diagnosed with a narcissistic personality disorder several years ago. With the help of th...
Childhood obesity is set to break over 250 million children by 2030 and health officials warn almost nothing is being done to prevent that.
Health officials say the vaping illness outbreak is not slowing down anytime soon.
While pumpkins are used as decor during the spooky season but besides that, they are also loaded with antioxidants and disease-fighting vitamins.
While most of our bodies can handle a tough workout, over exercising can lead to physical and mental burnout.
There is an essential factor that plays a part in being able to eat as many carbs as you want while keeping a thin waistline.
What foods and nutrients are heart healthy? This World Heart Day, celebrated each year on 29th September, Dr Ritika Sammadar, Chief Dietician at Max Healthcare, tells us what foods help protect our cardiovascular system from heart attacks, coronar...
What is the difference between high fructose corn syrup and sugar? How does it impact our diets?
Gut health is extremely important, but not everybody knows how to take care of their guts.
The Planetary Health Diet aims to give millions of people better access to food, reduce obesity and reduce damage to the environment around the world.
The FDA has announced that all E-Cigs / vapes are unsafe and illegal since they have not been accessed by them.
Nigeria lacks proper medical rehab clinics for those suffering from alcohol and drug abuse. And some of the methods used to treat addicts at the few rehabilitation centers in the country are criticized as inhumane.
A young woman's account of how she became an alcoholic, and her journey from addiction to recovery.
Looking for quick easy workouts that will leave you fit, toned and feeling fabulous? Fit4Love duo Fitness Expert Alicia Beveridge and Personal Trainer Dylan Rivier share their top 5 workouts that you can do anytime, anywhere.
How does age affect your fertility and ability to fall pregnant? In this episode of The Love Destination Expert Series, Obstetrician, Fertility Specialist & Gynecologist Dr. Raewyn Tierney reveals how and why age affects fertility.
Want to give your fitness and relationship the ultimate boost? Fit4Love duo Fitness Expert Alicia Beveridge and Personal Trainer Dylan Rivier share their top hands on partner workouts that make working out as a couple fun!
Ready for a baby? From monitoring your ovulation, getting regular antenatal check-ups and having lots, Obstetrician, Fertility Specialist & Gynecologist Dr. Raewyn Tierney reveals the four essentials to conceiving naturally.
See someone you really like at the gym but not sure if it's safe to approach? Fit4Love duo Fitness Expert Alicia Beveridge and Personal Trainer Dylan Rivier share their top tips for dating at the gym and when it is (and isn't) safe to approach.
In this episode of The Love Destination Expert Series, Obstetrician, Fertility Specialist & Gynaecologist Dr. Raewyn Tierney reveals how simple changes to your lifestyle can affect fertility and increase your changes of getting pregnant.