A new word is doing rounds of HR Departments in the corporate world – Presenteeism!
Super foods A lot has been said about Superfoods and every day something or the other is being written daily.
Wednesday 17th July, TOI Mumbai edition carried a headline “SC wants euthanasia debate, seeks states’ views in 8 wks”
To give readers a step-by-step account and commonly asked queries about Root Canal treatment, we approached Dr Sujatha Shetty. Here is her version.
What? My child has a cavity! – Is often heard shocking reaction that most parents come up with – a mix of surprise and fear!
Today young parents wish to provide their children the best possible health services. parents have become more aware regarding their children’s oral health. The biggest dilemma of parents is that which toothbrush and toothpaste they should use to clean their children’s teeth because of the variety of oral hygiene products that are available in the market today.
“Some pain is physical… some is mental….. one which is both, is dental”, so goes the old adage.
A 46 yr old highly successful, overweight man was called as a chief guest at an exhibition cricket match in a state capital. He was requested to take the first symbolic run across the pitch. He collapsed mid-way and the post mortem showed cause of death as Acute Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack); all his arteries were filled with cholesterol deposits.
Since a finalized definition of Functional Food is yet to evolve; for all practical purposes a functional food is one that is given an additional function (often one related to individual’s health-promotion or disease prevention) by either adding new ingredients or enhancing the existing ones.