Ask the pharmacist: What’s the best way to put in eye or nasal drops?

Share By Mail Online Reporter In the second of a new weekly series, in association with LloydsPharmacy, a trained pharmacist answers your common medicine queries… First make sure your hands are clean and avoid touching the bottle tip to keep it free from germs and prevent unwanted infection, says Suresh Bagga from LloydsPharmacy Online Doctor.Read More

Living in cities ‘puts teens at greater risk of psychotic experiences’

Share    Teenagers who live in cities are more likely to suffer psychotic experiences than rural teens. Photograph: REX/Shutterstock Teenagers who live in large cities could be at greater risk of having psychotic experiences, according to research examining the impact of urban life on mental health. The finding ties in with previous studies and suggestsRead More

Pediatricians take aim at juice: It ‘has no essential role in healthy, balanced diets of children’

Share Juice may seem like a healthful option, but the American Academy of Pediatrics is advising parents to give their kids whole fruit instead. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) By Karen KaplanContact Reporter The American Academy of Pediatrics has some new advice about juice: Kids should resist the urge to drink it. If you’re cravingRead More

Can you be healthy and have obesity? Not really, says major study

Share With obesity affecting over a third of the population of the United States, the question of whether there is such a thing as healthy obesity is more important than ever. New research investigates whether people with obesity are still at increased risk of other diseases. Having obesity comes with a wide range of metabolicRead More

Beauty Sleep is For Real and Here’s Why You Really Need It

Share NDTV Food Desk   | Highlights Lack of sleep can actually make you look less attractive People were less keen on socializing with those who looked tired You need at least 8 hours of sleep every day You may not give sleep that much importance given your chaotic and fast-paced life but according to aRead More

Hot, dry weather expected in major parts of country

Share the nation According to met office mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next 24 hours. A shallow westerly wave is affecting upper and central parts of the country. Mercury will surge up to 36 degrees in Karachi with an increase in humidity level. Meanwhile inRead More

The 10 Commandments of Applying Makeup Like a Pro

Share Major News About Rihanna’s Makeup Line, Fenty Beauty A Holiday Party Makeup Look You Can Do in 5 Minutes 5 Ways to Make Your Eyes Look Bigger GETTY BY ELLE.COM Sweeping on mascara might seem intuitive, but there’s actually a lash-maximizing technique that when employed correctly can take your eyes from whatever to woah.Read More

WHEN SKIN NEEDS EXTRA HELP

Share Acne TYPICALLY ASSOCIATED  with oily or greasy skin, acne usually starts in adolescence, when hormones stimulate the skin’s oily sebaceous glands to become more active. Severe acne is usually treated topically with antibiotics or retinoid products prescribed by a doctor. The link with diet While there’s no concrete evidence that certain foods cause acne,Read More

Early strikes nudge Pakistan towards series win

Share the nation Pakistan’s push for an historic series-clinching victory was aided by three wickets in the morning session with the West Indies reduced to 73 for four at lunch on the last day of the third and final Test at Windsor Park in Dominica on Sunday. Set an improbable target of 304 and havingRead More