March 30, 2015

How to grow my hair faster to rectify a bad haircut?

Reader's Query

H. A asks
I used to keep my hair shoulder-length, but on the advice and under the influence of some friends, I had it cut very short. Now I feel very depressed and the sight of short hair grieves me. How can I make it grow back long quickly?

short haired woman wants to grow long hair


March 27, 2015

My Journey to Having Perfect Teeth

After years of giving people half smiles and hesitating to give a broad one, I finally decided to get some adult braces. It took a few years for me to maintain this, but it was all worth it. Now, I can confidently smile. Maybe you’re saving up for them or you’re still in the stage of wondering whether you should get braces. If so, then I hope my experience can help you in making your decision.


Sonrisa. Artwork credit: Martin Garrido

March 26, 2015

Herbal Drinks For Minor Ailments

Herbal and vegetable drinks have always been a part of every Indian household. Grannies of yesteryears, were very much into preparing such herbal concoctions to cure ailments like common cold, fever, acidity, skin allergies and sometimes to the extent of treating serious ones like jaundice and malaria! Although it's not advisable to use herbal home-remedies to cure major illnesses, minor ones do respond well to vegetable health drinks.

green vegetable juice


March 24, 2015

The most alarming health concerns in Women


Live a healthy life by knowing the changes in your body with the growing age. It is important to know about the drastic changes your body goes through every ten years and understand the women’s health concerns. Knowing the risks of women’s health could help fight the illness before the symptoms affect your body. This International Women’s Day, make a resolution to look for the signs of health problems and stay fit. Celebrate by taking care of yourself with the following tips and fight the signs of health problems.


Women's Health


March 17, 2015

A Few Do’s and Don’ts to Keep Your Hair Healthy

With so much stress and tension people are deteriorating their health immensely. They suffer from various diseases like diabetes, blood pressure etc. Hair problems too grow from stress and tension. Doctors have also said that increased stress many a times leads to hair loss and baldness. There are few do’s and don’ts listed below, which will definitely help you to keep your hair healthy and safe.



March 13, 2015

Banana Stem For Good Health

Traditional dishes with banana stems have become rare these days. And It's good that many bloggers are keeping a record of these recipes by putting it up on their blogs. People living in cities and staying in multi-storeyed flats can hardly grow a banana plant in their vicinity. But people staying in  small towns and villages do grow them in their backyards. But even in these places, the preparation of such traditional dishes is fast disappearing as people these days are preferring to eat unhealthy packed and processed stuff.

banana tree