The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) told the Delhi High Court that a consultant had been tasked to frame guidelines on making available quality and safe food in schools. The FSSAI said this in a status
A new study has found that college going women prefer counting calories and looks over health. The study concentrated on how such women view their bodies and how they feel about ads aimed at women. "During our focus group
Traditionally turkey has never really been part of Indian dietary habits. However, with the advent of supermarkets and turkey farming initiatives there has been a rise in turkey consumption in India.
Why try turkey?
Bipasha Basu: One of the fittest actresses in Bollywood, we are certain her ex-beau John Abraham’s fitness mania rubbed off on her. The Bong girl is a fitness freak and has different training routines for each day of the
August 1-7 is World Breastfeeding Week.
Breast-fed babies have healthier gut than formula-fed infants, thanks to the mother's milk, which encouraged beneficial bugs to grow and protect the infants from illness and pathogens,
People who have high salt diets tend to develop a variety of illnesses. A new study has found that high salt diets cause people to develop kidney stones and osteoporosis, a bone disease that leads to increased risk of fracture.
A recent Cornell University study suggests that the Batman and his ilk of superheroes could prompt children to develop healthy eating habits. The study is reminsicent of the Popeye phenomenon; the sailor inspired an entire
A recent Save the Children report suggests that India lags behind most countries when it comes to children's health. With 1.25 million infant deaths annually and 42 percent of the kids being underweight, India has slipped in the
Want to serve your family something different yet nutritious this morning? Step away from the usual bread. Here is something new, a recipe made of whole wheat bread and curd packed with calcium, fiber and vitamins. Quick to
Tomatoes are very low in calories and provide plenty of Calcium and vitamin A required for glowing skin, healthy vision and strong bones and teeth. This is a low calorie, quick and easy to make recipe. With the inclusion of
This recipe is great for those days when you don't have the time to cook or have unexpected guests. Made of bajra and pumpkin, it comes packed with the goodness of calcium, proteins, iron and high in fiber. Apart from being
Will the baby live? Will the mother survive childbirth? Not very long ago, it was left to fate to decide how a pregnant woman and her unborn child would fare, but a slow change towards birth preparedness is taking place in some
Women’s nutritional requirements are different from a man’s. This is basically because of body composition. A woman’s body actually contains more fat (yeah we know it's very unfair) which means that they need to work harder
Reducing daily intake of food by 40 percent may help in enhancing one's life span by 20 years, British scientists working over treatment for ageing disease have suggested. Researchers at the Institute of Health Ageing at