Chennai woman safely gives birth to baby boy weighing 5.1 kg

“She did not take any specific diet during her pregnancy, but rather was on regular diet consisting of fruits, veggies and meat. The factor that helped was that she went off junk food and was more keen on getting the right nutrients,’ said KGH Assistant Professor, R Vidhya, who led the team to deliver the baby. Continue Reading

A comprehensive guide to using natural gel aloe vera

Commonly hailed as a wonder plant and exalted for its soothing properties, aloe vera has been a part and parcel of our lives since time immemorial. Going beyond its use as a moisturiser, the gel of the plant possesses a wide range of use. Continue Reading

New trauma ward to come up at Chrompet GH

To facilitate immediate medical care for residents in suburbs, a new trauma ward is being set up at the Government Hospital in Chrompet. Continue Reading

Transman Sanjeev finds a career at Bagel Pot

Today, people who are neither male nor female have a voice. They can get placed in jobs and the judiciary is keen to help them out whenever possibilities arise. Continue Reading

Harichandran alerts visitors to Tambaram market, commuters

As a resident of Tambaram, you would have visited the marketplace several times a week. When you take a walk on Shanmugam Road, you can hear the constant announcement ‘Podhu makkalukku kaval thuraiyin anbana vendugol…’ Continue Reading

Mom’s kidney health determines baby’s

“The physiological nature of a woman’s body protects her kidney until she reaches menopause; however, renal health gets affected post the stage. Despite differences from that of men’s organs, records state that more women come forward to donate their kidneys,” noted Osmania Medical College and Hospital Department of Nephrology professor and head, Dr Manisha Sahay. Continue Reading

What’s wrong with food delivery platforms?

The vehicle stops, the delivery agent takes the food parcel from the crate and is found savouring a few scoops of biriyani. After repacking it and trying to bring an ‘intact’ condition, he tastes the dessert from his order. Continue Reading

Climate change affects kidney health: Expert

It is estimated that rise in daily temperature by one degree Celsius can impact renal health, says Christian Medical College (CMC) professor of nephrology, Dr Santosh Varughese. Continue Reading

Lack of work-life balance leads to kidney problems: Health Secy

The 18th International Federation of Kidney Foundations (IFKF) conference was inaugurated in Chennai this morning in collaboration with the Tamilnad Kidney Research (TANKER) Foundation. Continue Reading

Legendary artist Manohar’s granddaughter wants theatre revived

Two generations of Sruuthi’s family have been associated with performing arts that gave Sruuthi more opportunities to witness stage plays. Her father, S Shivpprasadh, has his own production house “Nataka Kavalar Chemmal R S Manohar NXG” Continue Reading