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Cancer: Hair loss, disfigurement, abandonment take toll on women

Bias sharpest among young girls; cervical cancer one of the biggest killers of women in India. WHEN THE Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, studied cancer patients in Odisha in 2014, the findings were stark. While average expenditure on treatment for ...

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The five reasons your weight loss stalls

If you’ve been struggling to lose weight for a long time, it’s likely that at some point the following has happened: you start a new fitness plan, filled to the brim with enthusiasm. You lose some weight, and you feel ...

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Diet Diary: The harmful effects of Glyphosate residue in food items

It is suggested that glyphosate, the active ingredient in a herbicide, is the most important causal factor in this problem. Glyphosate is applied to the leaves of plants to kill both broadleaf plants and grasses. While we are living longer, ...

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Navratri 2017: 3 ways to wear yellow on Pratipada (Day 1)

Opt for something light and comfortable this Navratri. These tips will come in handy for the upcoming festive season as well. Navratri is not just about keeping a fast, it’s also about observing the festival with your whole heart. How ...

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Why sindoor in your bindi may be bad for babies: Study

Although other cosmetics such as kajal and tiro, eye products used in India and Nigeria, have been banned by the FDA because of elevated lead content, the FDA only issued a general warning about sindoor after testing it a decade ...

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