Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Health & Environment

City Health

Consuming ORS mindlessly not wise: Experts

City Health

Cholera outbreak: eateries under the scanner

FSSAI is extensively collecting samples from eateries in the city to ensure hygiene standards. Severe heat. Water crisis. Cholera outbreak. The city is experiencing it all. The recent cholera outbreak in the city amidst the ongoing summer and water crisis has called for improved hygiene standards in eateries. An official from the FSSAI said that […]

City Environment Health

Rising temperature a threat to cyclists

Research shows that cycling, despite being a sustainable mode of transport,has become vulnerable to climate variations. Cyclists in the city struggle   due to climate change. Rising   temperatures have resulted in cyclists being   susceptible to heat and pollution,  compared to those using  other modes of transport. Daily commuters using bicycles   are concerned about their health as […]

Environment

Madiwala Lake’s maintenance sleeping with the fishes

Visitors of Madiwala lake continue to witness declining health of the water body as dead fish start bobbing up in its waters due to a lack of consistent and proper maintenance. Mohish felt the leaves crunch under his feet as he walked across the banks of the Madiwala lake. The once-manicured lanes were now littered […]