Posts tagged "stress"


Coping with cancer

January 8th, 2015 Posted by Cancer, Health 0 comments on “Coping with cancer”

The word cancer drives me into an emotional state. My mother was diagnosed with cancer when I was doing my Post Graduation. The mental agony and the psychological stress that the whole family had undergone left us emotionally and physically exhausted. (more…)


Dealing With Asthma in Children

June 30th, 2014 Posted by Child Care, Health 0 comments on “Dealing With Asthma in Children”

The prevalence of asthma in India is very obviously on the rise, and the medical fraternity attributes this trend to the increasing levels of environmental pollution as well as to the increased levels of stress among children. (more…)


Ayurveda for the Elderly

June 29th, 2014 Posted by Ayurveda, General, Health 0 comments on “Ayurveda for the Elderly”

Owing to the stresses of modern-day living, many of us have started to feel the aches and pains of old age creep up upon us even as we cross forty. It may be easier to be ‘resigned to one’s fate’ by saying that we’ll just have to live with it, or to just grin and bear it. (more…)


Dance your way to good health!

June 16th, 2014 Posted by General, Health 0 comments on “Dance your way to good health!”

A friend of mine casually asked me one evening what I was doing? I said ‘Nothing in particular’. He told me ‘then why not we join a dance school.’ I asked him ‘if you take a wooden pole and twist it what will happen’. He said it will break. I told him ‘that’s me when it comes to dancing. I do not know how to dance. For dance you need to have grace and flexibility.’ (more…)


Keep the neurons firing in the child!

June 12th, 2014 Posted by Child Care, Health 0 comments on “Keep the neurons firing in the child!”

Every Indian parent’s dream is to be able to see a 90% + entry against every subject on the report cards of their wards- nothing less will sufficeI noticed that my neighbour’s children had suddenly stopped cycling and playing on the street outside our gate, which they used to do until they were in the 3rd or 4th grades. (more…)


Caring for Your New Born

May 30th, 2014 Posted by Child Care, Health 0 comments on “Caring for Your New Born”

New Picture (2)New Born BabyThe Indian grand mom has always played a pivotal role in caring for the new born. Once the exclusive preserve of the maternal grandmother, the paternal ones are also pitching in these days to lend their support upon the arrival of the new baby. (more…)