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Can You Get Infected With Both Delta and Omicron At The Same Time? Expert Has The Answer

The highly transmissible Omicron variant has to date spread to about 90 countries. It is also the 'dominant' strain of COVID-19 in the USA.

21 Dec 2021 2:00 pm
Omicron Now Dominant COVID-19 Strain In US at 73% of New Cases: Should India Be Worried Too?

First found in South Africa, this highly virulent strain of COVID-19 has already spread to over 90 countries, dashing hopes that the worst of the pandemic is over.

21 Dec 2021 1:30 pm
Planning for Pregnancy? Preconception Care For Men To Boost Fertility

Preconception care is crucial for you, your partner and your baby. Here are a few steps men must follow to maintain fertility, and improve the chances of getting pregnant and giving birth to a healthy child.

21 Dec 2021 1:00 pm
Shilpa Shetty Shares New Video On Dynamic Surya Namaskar, Says This Yoga Is Best For Glowing Skin And Healthy Body

Surya Namaskar is a sequence of 12 yoga poses in total. This asana is a fantastic cardiovascular workout that targets your core muscles. It also has a positive impact on the mind and the body.

21 Dec 2021 12:17 pm
Manageable Risk Factors of Breast Cancer

Vitamin D deficiency is one the modifiable risk factors of breast cancer. Here's how to overcome the deficiency of this nutrient.

21 Dec 2021 11:10 am
Exercising While Intermittent Fasting: Dos and Donts

Some athletes believe intermittent fasting help improve their athletic performance. However, there are a few concerns related to working out while fasting. Below are tips on how to exercise safely while fasting.

21 Dec 2021 11:00 am
A Neuroscientific Approach To Meditation: It Can Alter Brain Activity, Stop You From Making Mistakes

Open monitoring meditation can alter brain activity in a way that can help a person recognize and avoid errors in day-to-day life. Read on.

21 Dec 2021 10:02 am
COVID-19 Live Updates: 172 Omicron Cases In Two Weeks, Is India Ready For The Third COVID Wave Battle?

Omicron has been spreading at a rapid rate in many countries, including India. In the last three weeks, the country recorded a total of 175 Omicron cases. Are we heading towards the third wave of COVID-19? Is India ready for this battle? Follow this space for all the updates.

21 Dec 2021 9:35 am
Targeting Cancer With Immune Cells: A Changing Paradigm In Anti-Cancer Therapy

How is it that the more aggressive and widespread cancers of the blood cells get cured, whereas the smallest tumors of the solid organs, once they spread to other sites, become incurable? The answer lies in the approach.

20 Dec 2021 7:00 pm
Healthy Dessert Recipes For Christmas: Are You A Health Conscious? Try These Easy Dessert Recipes Guilt Free

According to Chef Ranveer Brar for Hershey India,one can easily replace the flour with some oats (grounded), sugar with some dates (organic and natural), and normal butter with some healthy nut butter. Here are some easy Healthy Dessert Recipes for Christmas that you can make and eat without any guilt.

20 Dec 2021 6:00 pm
Trying To Conceive? Ovulation Myths Debunked By An Expert

Ovulation is a crucial process in the reproductive cycle for women. However, women get confused due to many myths associated with it. Here are some myths and facts that you should know.

20 Dec 2021 5:30 pm
Delhi Ready To Fight Omicron COVID-19 Variant, There Is No Oxygen Threat This Time: Arvind Kejriwal

Amid a spike in Omicron cases in the national capital, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that the state is ready to fight the new variant and has made better preparations this time.

20 Dec 2021 4:30 pm
Heart Attack Diagnosis Missed More In Women Than In Men, Dont Ignore These Symptoms

Studies have found that signs of heart attack in women are often ignored, which increases the instances of heart attack among women. Here are some common signs that you should look out for.

20 Dec 2021 3:30 pm
Avoid Christmas Parties This Year: Mumbai Officials Urge People To Avoid Mass Gatherings Amid Spike In Omicron Cases

Omicron is spreading rapidly in India, and Maharashtra is the worst-hit state at the moment. Here are some of the new guidelines by the BMC that Mumbaikars will have to follow from now.

20 Dec 2021 3:00 pm
Skin Pigmentation Is A Common Problem In Winter: Exclusive Beauty Recipes To Counter This

The winter sun is soothing but it can also leave dark patches on your skin. Check out these effective home remedies from Shahnaz Husain.

20 Dec 2021 2:30 pm
COVID-19 Third Wave: Omicron Cases In India Likely To Arrive Early Next Year, Peak In February, Predicts COVID Supermodel Panel

The members of the panel said that there is a high possibility of a third wave of COVID-19 in India once the Omicron variant starts replacing Delta as the dominant strain.

20 Dec 2021 1:26 pm
Year Ender 2021: Distorted Senses, Inflammation And Many More Complications Encountered Post COVID-19

COVID-19 swept the world with a ferocious wave of viral illnesses and led to many complications in patients. Here are some of the common complications recorded by researchers in the year 2021.

20 Dec 2021 11:56 am
Barometric Pressure May Worsen Joint Pain In Winters; Heres How To Beat It

Joint pain can worsen during the winter season due to barometric pressure in the air. Read on to know some expert-recommended ways to get rid of joint pain this season.

20 Dec 2021 10:54 am
Neil Bhoopalam Exclusive Interview: Neil Bhoopalam on His Fitness Mantra

Neil Bhoopalam gets candid on his idea of fitness and his routine. Watch this to find out.

20 Dec 2021 10:00 am
COVID-19 Live Updates: Omicron May Surge, Be Prepared For Eventuality As New Variant Might Catch You Off-Guard: Guleria

Omicron has been spreading at a rapid rate in many countries, including India. However, India has not reported a great many cases but that doesn't mean that the country should let its guard down. Follow this page for the latest COVID-19 updates.

20 Dec 2021 8:13 am
Are You Craving Sugar? Steps To Determine The Problem And Ways To Beat The Habit

Are you craving sugar? Are you unable to control the urge to indulge in some sugary delights? But is it a habit or a passing moment? Know it here.

19 Dec 2021 6:43 pm
Wrinkles Cropping Up On Your Face? Skincare Treatments For A Better-Looking Skin

Have wrinkles started to appear on your face and bothering you? If yes, then here are some cosmetic treatments that can help you get rid of them and get your youthful-looking skin back.

19 Dec 2021 5:44 pm
Experts Identify A Common Symptom Of Omicron Amid The Rapid Surge Of New COVID Cases

Scientists have identified that most patients infected with the new COVID-19 variant experienced a sore throat, which is believed to be the common symptom of the new variant of the coronavirus.

19 Dec 2021 4:44 pm
Watch Out! Sleep Hormone Melatonin May Exarcebrate Asthma Symptoms At Night

The sleep hormone called melatonin can trigger asthma symptoms, especially at night. Read on to know how this hormone can trigger asthma and make symptoms worse.

19 Dec 2021 2:44 pm
COVID Reinfection Risk 5.4 Times Higher With Omicron Than Delta; Cases Doubling In 3 Days: WHO

According to the World Health Organisation, Omicron has been detected in 89 countries, with the number of cases doubling every 1.5 to 3 days. The reinfection rate seems to be higher than that of the Delta variant.

19 Dec 2021 12:25 pm
COVID-19 Live Update: Omicron Cases Reach 143 In India, Country Sees Highest Single Day Surge

The total tally of Omicron cases reaches a new high in India as four states including Telangana, Maharashtra, Karnataka, and Kerala reported more cases of the new COVID variant. Follow the page to get all COVID-19 updates.

19 Dec 2021 10:37 am