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Do this, live longer. Odds on. It's simple.

If you have attended one of my live seminars, you will have heard me explain, in as much detail as I had time for on the day, that I believe the  418 more words


Food Diatribe II: Leafy Green Season

Medscape just published an article worth reading. The information is from a prospective study of older adults living in the community, and showed a direct linear relationship between consuming one or two servings a day of leafy green vegetables and slower cognitive decline. 575 more words

Urban Homesteading

'Mission Indradhanush' – A shot in the arm for India’s Universal Immunization Programme

It is not common that India comes in for commending mention when health indices are in question. Mission Indradhanush(MI), a Central government initiative launched three years back in December 2014 with an aim to achieve full immunization, has managed to get its share of attention and international adulation. 1,106 more words

Public Health

Role of Health care Technology Companies in Enhancing Health care in India

Health care in India faces unique challenges.

Though Government promises health care to every citizen free of cost, majority of the health care expenses in India are paid out of pocket by most families. 1,386 more words


Obamacare Repeal Defeat Staves Off Cuts to Preventive Health Program


Defeat of Senate Republicans’ Obamacare repeal bill spares — for now — a program that has become a primary source of funding for state efforts to prevent chronic illnesses, such as heart ailments and diabetes, and the spread of infectious diseases. 747 more words