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Dog helpers are giving a new lease of life to disabled owners in Britain

Dog helpers are giving a new lease of life to disabled owners in Britain

Alongside well-groomed canines taking part in beauty contests this week at Britain’s Crufts dog show, specially trained labradors, poodles and cocker spaniels showed off a different set of skills that can save the lives of their disabled owners. These four-legged helpers are trained not just to help the blind or partially sighted but also to [...]

March 17, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Dog helpers are giving a new lease of life to disabled owners in Britain

Don’t diet, stay hydrated and sleep well: 6 easy tips to live a long and healthy life

Don’t diet, stay hydrated and sleep well: 6 easy tips to live a long and healthy life

There is never a single tip or pill for achieving optimum health. It is important to drink lots of water and get adequate sleep to maintain your fitness and overall well-being, say experts. Here’s what you should do: * It is imperative to open your eyes to fads. Dieting does not mean deprivation. You need to eat [...]

February 5, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Don’t diet, stay hydrated and sleep well: 6 easy tips to live a long and healthy life

1800s toy factory finds new life as luxury home with its own race car shop: Cool Spaces

1800s toy factory finds new life as luxury home with its own race car shop: Cool Spaces

An 1878 toy factory has been given a new life as a luxurious residence, complete with its own race car shop and a 65-foot glass wall that overlooks a park. The converted Wolverine tin toy factory sits tucked away among other historic properties on the North Side of Pittsburgh, including department store magnate Edgar Kaufmann’s Romanesque-style townhouse next door. Brick sidewalks and street [...]

November 14, 2017 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on 1800s toy factory finds new life as luxury home with its own race car shop: Cool Spaces

A ‘bracing’ daily walk could add years to your life, study shows

A ‘bracing’ daily walk could add years to your life, study shows

We love walking here at NetDoctor. Whether it be a stroll round the park with friends or a weekend hike with family, it’s becoming clearer that this particular pastime is one of the best things you can do for your health. Indeed, one new study has suggested that – in addition to increasing fitness levels and [...]

November 7, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on A ‘bracing’ daily walk could add years to your life, study shows

Respiratory tract infection puts kids at increased asthma risk later in life

Respiratory tract infection puts kids at increased asthma risk later in life

A recent study has linked respiratory tract infections in young children to an increased risk of asthma and worse lung function in later life. The research of 154,492 European children, which will be presented at the European Respiratory Society International Congress, found that those who had had upper respiratory infections, such as colds, sinusitis, laryngitis, [...]

September 11, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Respiratory tract infection puts kids at increased asthma risk later in life

Education lays basic foundation in one’s life: Jharkhand Governor

Education lays basic foundation in one’s life: Jharkhand Governor

Jharkhand Governor Droupadi Murmu Sunday said that education plays a vital role in laying the basic foundation in one’s life and is necessary to be successful. “It develops students’ personality, sets up physical and mental standard and transforms their living status,” Murmu said at the Golden Jubilee Year Celebration of Jawahar Vidya Mandir in Shyamali, where [...]

December 19, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Education lays basic foundation in one’s life: Jharkhand Governor

After concussion, kids’ quality of life may dip for months

After concussion, kids’ quality of life may dip for months

Kids with persistent symptoms months after a concussion have lower quality of life than kids who have recovered, but even kids who recovered quickly may still struggle, according to a new Canadian study. “While it has been long-understood that brain injuries may negatively impact quality-of-life (especially in those patients with severe injuries who have required [...]

October 25, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on After concussion, kids’ quality of life may dip for months

ICICI Pru Life falls 1.5% on debut

ICICI Pru Life falls 1.5% on debut

MUMBAI, SEPT 29:   Shares of ICICI Prudential Life Insurance made a sluggish debut on the bourses today, falling 1.5 per cent, against the issue price of Rs. 334. The stock listed at Rs. 329, down 1.49 per cent over the issue price, on BSE. It later touched the day’s low of Rs. 315.65, a slump [...]

September 29, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on ICICI Pru Life falls 1.5% on debut

‘SBI Life set to be the top private insurer’

‘SBI Life set to be the top private insurer’

SBI Life Insurance Company, a joint venture between the State Bank of India and French insurer BNP Paribas Cardif, is set to become the number one life insurance company in the private sector, according to a top company official. This is despite the fact that HDFC Life and Max Life Insurance are merging, aiming to [...]

September 4, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on ‘SBI Life set to be the top private insurer’

Arab uprising linked to detrimental effects on health and life expectancy in several countries

Arab uprising linked to detrimental effects on health and life expectancy in several countries

The Arab uprising in 2010 and subsequent wars in the eastern Mediterranean region have had serious detrimental effects on the health and life expectancy of the people living in many of the 22 countries in the region, according to a major new analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013 (GBD 2013), published in [...]

August 26, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Arab uprising linked to detrimental effects on health and life expectancy in several countries

Live the Penthouse Life in Billings, MT, for Only $335K

Live the Penthouse Life in Billings, MT, for Only $335K

Don’t say Billings, MT, lacks panache—you just need to know where to look. Your first stop on the style watch: This 2,048-square-foot penthouse located smack-dab in the middle of downtown. Listed for just $335,000, the two-bedroom apartment offers the streamlined décor and international flair of über-luxe apartments in larger cities. But with a 360-degree view of the Montana landscape, the [...]

August 17, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Live the Penthouse Life in Billings, MT, for Only $335K

Under-reporting of catches threatens Caribbean marine life

Under-reporting of catches threatens Caribbean marine life

In order to prevent the destruction of fisheries, regulations limit the amount of fish that can be caught in Caribbean islands, but researchers fear ineffective methods of counting catches threaten to destroy marine life and the fishing industry. The number of fish caught in the Turks and Caicos Islands may be nearly three times as [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Under-reporting of catches threatens Caribbean marine life