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Amita undergoes weight loss surgeries lost 214 kg weight

Amita Rajani, 42, is waiting to be included in the Limca Book of World Records as the heaviest Asian woman to have successfully undergone weight loss surgery. From 300 kg four years ago, she now weighs 86 kg after undergoing bariatric surgery. A decade ago, she became bedridden due to obesity. Her trip to the hospital was the first time she ...

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Fried food can weaken immunity

Food additive tert-butylhydroquinone (tBHQ) found in many common products from frozen meat to crackers and fried foods suppresses the immune response the body mounts when fighting the flu, a recent study suggests. In addition to increasing the severity of flu symptoms, the study found evidence that tBHQ exposure could reduce the effectiveness of the flu vaccine through its effects on ...

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The Specials of bbq Bangladesh

Dhaka, May 7 :  Bbq Bangladesh (‘bbq’ as they style it, standing for ‘best of the best quality’) is a family restaurant franchise which originated in Korea in 1995. Bbq Chicken, the No. 1 chicken brand in Korea currently has 350-plus stores in over 50 countries around the world like US, China, Singapore, Vietnam, Turkey and many others. It is ...

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Boost immunity with chamomile-infused drinks

  Chamomile tea is rich in flavonoids which possess antioxidant and anti-microbial properties that are good for health. As a caffeine-free infusion, chamomile or ‘babune ka phal‘ has been used as a natural remedy for many ailments since time immemorial and has been considered a better alternative to regular tea. A centuries old herb, chamomile comes from daisy-like flowers of ...

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Five cooling foods to rehydrate your skin in summer

In summers, dehydration of body is often common and is caused because of reasons such as insufficient intake of water or spending too much time outdoors under the sun. Dehydrated body leads to dehydrated skin which looks dull and dry. Few foods can help to keep skin hydrated and nourished during hot weather. Nourishment is an important part of skin ...

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A simple guide to keep your body cool in the sweltering heat

During summer, the sun rays are persistent and strong due to which dehydration, sun strokes, excessive perspiration and a feeling of fatigue is common. It is, therefore, essential to keep yourself hydrated at all times, wear cotton clothes and also keep a check on the food you eat. Dr Ashwini Konnur, in-house Ayurvedic consultant, AyurUniverse suggests the top five ways ...

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5 organic products for summer heat

After long wintery nights, it is finally that time of the year where long days of outside fun, road trips and ice cream dripping down our sticky fingers wait ahead. Summer is the warmest season is also the most fun time of the year with bright coloured flowers and juicy fruits available around us. With hot air blowing in our ...

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Cucumber – A healthy and delicious cool summer treat

Now that summer is finally here, we are really in the mood for fresh cucumbers. Chopping them up, adding a dash of lemon juice or citrus-y dressing makes it a yummy treat. You can also add few sunflower seeds for a little nuttiness and some fresh basil for a mouth refreshing punch. Sometimes that is best kind of dinner on ...

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Active older women prefer wearable sensors over smart home sensors

Older women who are more active prefer wearable sensors for themselves and smart home sensors for their older parents, according to a study. The study published in Informatics for Health and Social Care included ten women with an average age of 65 years. “Our findings that younger, more active older adult women prefer wearable sensors for themselves and smart home ...

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Get a daily dose of wheatgrass to improve your health

Wheatgrass is gaining popularity amongst consumers all over the world. Specifically, health-conscious people and athletes are crazy for the product due to its various health doles. What is wheat grass? It is simply a grass that is closely related to wheat. It is thick, dry grass that looks like hay or straw. To avoid the after taste, wheatgrass is majorly ...

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