Tag: India

Is Pneumonia Contagious?

Is Pneumonia Contagious?

Is pneumonia contagious? This is a very common question and the answer is dependent on the exact type of pneumonia. Pneumonia is inflammation of the lungs and fluid builds up in the air spaces between the lungs. These alveoli as they are known will show the affected part of the lung as white in a [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Why You Should Consider Organ Donation

Why You Should Consider Organ Donation

Did you know that after you die, your organs can save as many as eight people? You can also donate your entire body to medical science to help future doctors save lives and reduce suffering. Organ donation and body donation is not the grisly business that the popular media often make it out to be. [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Home Style Eye Stye Treatment

Home Style Eye Stye Treatment

Many of us have experienced a stye of the eye. Basically, this is and infection of a gland in the eyelid. Often it can be seen on the outside of the lid and nothing really to worry about. It can be annoying but does not effect your vision. This is not peculiar to any culture [...]

November 12, 2012 More
The HCG Diet and What You Need to Know

The HCG Diet and What You Need to Know

The HCG Diet was first found some fifty years ago by Dr. Simeons when he worked with malnourished individuals in India. He found that many pregnant women in India who were underweight gave birth to otherwise healthy babies. He realized that these women were producing the hormone Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HGC) that was taking fat [...]

November 12, 2012 More
A Guide to Yoga

A Guide to Yoga

In today’s modern world we are always looking for new ways to keep fit and active. Doctors are always telling us about the benefits of a healthy lifestyle, which includes diet, activities and exercise. It is stated that the older we are the more active we must stay to reduce the risk of heart disease [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Yoga

Yoga

The meaning of the word yoga may be defined as yolking, union, or a bringing together of the mind, body, and soul; the bridging and forming a relationship with oneself and with ultimately how one lives in harmony with the world. The practice of yoga brings with it strength to the body, relaxation to the [...]

September 29, 2011 More
Dowry

Dowry

In most societies, marriage plays an important role for men and women alike. In the past few decades there has been much research on the institution of marriage and the family among economists and anthropologists. One of the most intriguing and contested issues is the dowry. A dowry, in its simplest form and structure, is [...]

September 1, 2011 More