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A simple physical performance test can prevent falls in older patients

A simple physical performance test can prevent falls in older patients

In elderly hospitalised people, the risk of sustaining a fall can be predicted through an easy physical performance test, suggests a research. A study of 807 older individuals admitted to hospital found that those who had poorer physical function at the time of admission were more likely to fall during their hospital stay; 329 falls [...]

February 16, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on A simple physical performance test can prevent falls in older patients

Beating performance anxiety

Beating performance anxiety

Sexual performance anxiety, though not much talked-about openly, is actually one of the most common sexual issues that Indian men have to deal with. Mumbai-based doctors say that the city has youngsters in their thirties visiting sexologists and counsellors for issues pertaining to performance anxiety and erectile dysfunction. “90 per cent of men, with perfectly [...]

November 6, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Beating performance anxiety

Internal complications impact business performance: BCG

Internal complications impact business performance: BCG

NEW DELHI: As organisations grow, business models tend to get more complicated and companies in the $1-2 billion range typically start to feel its impact on business performance, says a BCG report. According to a report by global management consulting firm Boston Consulting Group (BCG), the business environment is changing rapidly and in their attempt [...]

February 16, 2017 Saheli Business Comments Off on Internal complications impact business performance: BCG

Calgary gets an ‘A’ in health performance

Calgary gets an ‘A’ in health performance

The city of Calgary gets an ‘A’ in socio-economic and physical health, according to the first-ever City Health Monitor report by the Conference Board of Canada. Second only to Saskatoon, Calgary ranks ahead of seven other metropolitan hubs in categories such as access to health-care services and life satisfaction. Winnipeg was the only other city [...]

December 13, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Calgary gets an ‘A’ in health performance

Get set, study! Indian states to be ranked on educational performance

Get set, study! Indian states to be ranked on educational performance

Soon, the government will rank all Indian states on the basis of their performance in education. The ranking parameters will include quality of school infrastructure, learning and research outcomes, innovation and much more. The whole idea behind this is to introduce a spirit of competition among states and push them to improve the quality of [...]

October 18, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Get set, study! Indian states to be ranked on educational performance