Monday, November 19, 2018

Health & Environment

City Environment Health

Bengaluru’s Air Quality Index Causing Health Hazards

City Health International National Topstory

Dancing Improves Mental State of Differently-Abled People

A 10-week experiment conducted by Iris Brauninger from the Department of Personality, Evaluation and Psychological Treatment, attested to the fact that dancing helped improve the quality of life for people as a whole. A research compilation by the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA) about dance and movement therapy proved that dancing has helped overcome depression […]

City Health

Young Cabbies at an Increased Risk of Heart Attacks in Bengaluru.

A study done by the Jayadewa Institute shows that young (18 to 40 years old) taxi drivers are prone to heart problems. On one hand, cab aggregators like Ola and Uber are credited to create more job opportunities in the city for the youth, there is a big downside to this blessing. Any individual who […]

City Crime Health Topstory

Banned Drugs Still Available

Drugs banned by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare are still for sale in India. Some 344 Fixed Dose Combination (FDC) medicines banned in India can still be purchased in Bangalore. Consumers should be aware of the banned FDC’s illegal sales warn Pharmacy professionals. Ordered by  the Supreme Court (SC), the Ministry of Health […]